Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Peru Reverse

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Cost of Living in Peru is 56.5% lower than in United States (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Peru is 63.1% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in Peru are 76.3% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Peru are 65.1% lower than in United States
Groceries Prices in Peru are 57.2% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Peru is 75.4% lower than in United States
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Restaurants
United States Edit Peru Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $
(74.99 S/.)
4.00 $
(15.00 S/.)
     -80.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 75.00 $
(281.23 S/.)
26.67 $
(100.00 S/.)
     -64.4 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 11.00 $
(41.25 S/.)
5.33 $
(20.00 S/.)
     -51.5 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $
(22.50 S/.)
2.13 $
(8.00 S/.)
     -64.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 $
(26.25 S/.)
3.73 $
(14.00 S/.)
     -46.7 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.13 $
(19.25 S/.)
2.54 $
(9.53 S/.)
     -50.5 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.50 $
(9.38 S/.)
0.78 $
(2.94 S/.)
     -68.6 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.06 $
(7.71 S/.)
0.50 $
(1.89 S/.)
     -75.5 %
Markets
United States Edit Peru Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.99 $
(14.97 S/.)
4.69 $
(17.59 S/.)
     +17.5 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.25 $
(12.19 S/.)
1.85 $
(6.94 S/.)
     -43.0 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.06 $
(7.74 S/.)
0.52 $
(1.94 S/.)
     -75.0 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.67 $
(13.74 S/.)
2.31 $
(8.65 S/.)
     -37.1 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.83 $
(21.86 S/.)
2.94 $
(11.03 S/.)
     -49.5 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.46 $
(20.49 S/.)
2.14 $
(8.01 S/.)
     -60.9 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.27 $
(27.25 S/.)
3.62 $
(13.58 S/.)
     -50.2 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.40 $
(8.99 S/.)
0.70 $
(2.64 S/.)
     -70.6 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.76 $
(2.85 S/.)
0.43 $
(1.61 S/.)
     -43.4 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.04 $
(7.64 S/.)
0.41 $
(1.54 S/.)
     -79.9 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.23 $
(8.36 S/.)
0.46 $
(1.72 S/.)
     -79.5 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.35 $
(5.06 S/.)
0.40 $
(1.52 S/.)
     -70.0 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.39 $
(5.19 S/.)
0.39 $
(1.46 S/.)
     -71.9 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.17 $
(8.13 S/.)
0.69 $
(2.58 S/.)
     -68.3 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.19 $
(8.20 S/.)
0.77 $
(2.88 S/.)
     -64.9 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(56.25 S/.)
8.00 $
(30.00 S/.)
     -46.7 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.80 $
(6.77 S/.)
1.59 $
(5.97 S/.)
     -11.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.51 $
(13.16 S/.)
2.40 $
(9.00 S/.)
     -31.6 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 $
(37.50 S/.)
5.33 $
(20.00 S/.)
     -46.7 %
Transportation
United States Edit Peru Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $
(9.37 S/.)
0.53 $
(2.00 S/.)
     -78.7 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $
(262.48 S/.)
16.70 $
(62.61 S/.)
     -76.1 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $
(13.12 S/.)
1.73 $
(6.50 S/.)
     -50.5 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.80 $
(10.50 S/.)
2.58 $
(9.66 S/.)
     -8.0 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(112.49 S/.)
8.00 $
(30.00 S/.)
     -73.3 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.64 $
(13.66 S/.)
5.43 $
(20.34 S/.)
     +48.9 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,680.68 $
(126,291.38 S/.)
21,335.22 $
(80,000.00 S/.)
     -36.7 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,149.08 $
(98,050.36 S/.)
23,120.25 $
(86,693.27 S/.)
     -11.6 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United States Edit Peru Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 206.70 $
(775.06 S/.)
56.05 $
(210.15 S/.)
     -72.9 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 53.92 $
(202.19 S/.)
11.43 $
(42.87 S/.)
     -78.8 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 70.81 $
(265.50 S/.)
28.25 $
(105.91 S/.)
     -60.1 %
Sports And Leisure
United States Edit Peru Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 46.73 $
(175.24 S/.)
31.23 $
(117.09 S/.)
     -33.2 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 21.73 $
(81.47 S/.)
14.79 $
(55.45 S/.)
     -31.9 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 $
(52.50 S/.)
6.53 $
(24.50 S/.)
     -53.3 %
Childcare
United States Edit Peru Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,386.34 $
(5,198.33 S/.)
167.27 $
(627.22 S/.)
     -87.9 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 22,749.99 $
(85,304.93 S/.)
4,580.45 $
(17,175.18 S/.)
     -79.9 %
Clothing And Shoes
United States Edit Peru Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 52.18 $
(195.65 S/.)
39.92 $
(149.69 S/.)
     -23.5 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 42.87 $
(160.76 S/.)
29.71 $
(111.40 S/.)
     -30.7 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 88.78 $
(332.89 S/.)
77.33 $
(289.97 S/.)
     -12.9 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 113.88 $
(427.00 S/.)
83.74 $
(314.00 S/.)
     -26.5 %
Rent Per Month
United States Edit Peru Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,777.62 $
(6,665.47 S/.)
444.35 $
(1,666.16 S/.)
     -75.0 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,459.07 $
(5,471.04 S/.)
289.09 $
(1,083.98 S/.)
     -80.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,989.19 $
(11,208.49 S/.)
787.56 $
(2,953.10 S/.)
     -73.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,425.16 $
(9,093.54 S/.)
529.62 $
(1,985.89 S/.)
     -78.2 %
Buy Apartment Price
United States Edit Peru Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 370.11 $
(1,387.81 S/.)
146.53 $
(549.44 S/.)
     -60.4 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 293.68 $
(1,101.22 S/.)
136.16 $
(510.56 S/.)
     -53.6 %
Salaries And Financing
United States Edit Peru Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,495.43 $
(16,856.35 S/.)
408.79 $
(1,532.83 S/.)
     -90.9 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.59 10.23      +55.1 %
Last update: July 2024July 2024
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