Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Peru Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Peru are 49.05% lower than in United States (without rent)
Rent Prices in Peru are 69.60% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Peru are 66.24% lower than in United States
Groceries Prices in Peru are 51.34% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Peru is 72.36% lower than in United States
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Restaurants
United States[ Edit ] Peru[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(54.01 S/.)
2.78 $
(10.00 S/.)
     -81.48 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 55.00 $
(198.04 S/.)
19.44 $
(70.00 S/.)
     -64.65 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $
(28.81 S/.)
4.72 $
(17.00 S/.)
     -40.98 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 $
(18.00 S/.)
1.94 $
(7.00 S/.)
     -61.12 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 $
(21.60 S/.)
3.33 $
(12.00 S/.)
     -44.45 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.26 $
(15.33 S/.)
2.31 $
(8.30 S/.)
     -45.84 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.89 $
(6.80 S/.)
0.71 $
(2.57 S/.)
     -62.24 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.54 $
(5.54 S/.)
0.50 $
(1.80 S/.)
     -67.49 %
Markets
United States[ Edit ] Peru[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.22 $
(11.60 S/.)
4.52 $
(16.29 S/.)
     +40.41 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.47 $
(8.88 S/.)
1.38 $
(4.96 S/.)
     -44.16 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.82 $
(6.55 S/.)
0.46 $
(1.67 S/.)
     -74.57 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.33 $
(8.40 S/.)
1.59 $
(5.72 S/.)
     -31.94 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.02 $
(18.06 S/.)
3.08 $
(11.07 S/.)
     -38.69 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.12 $
(14.83 S/.)
1.97 $
(7.09 S/.)
     -52.16 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.65 $
(20.34 S/.)
3.11 $
(11.21 S/.)
     -44.87 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.07 $
(7.47 S/.)
0.66 $
(2.38 S/.)
     -68.16 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.71 $
(2.55 S/.)
0.49 $
(1.75 S/.)
     -31.31 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.83 $
(6.59 S/.)
0.48 $
(1.74 S/.)
     -73.56 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.94 $
(7.00 S/.)
0.50 $
(1.80 S/.)
     -74.22 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.20 $
(4.33 S/.)
0.35 $
(1.28 S/.)
     -70.56 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.20 $
(4.32 S/.)
0.37 $
(1.34 S/.)
     -69.01 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.63 $
(5.86 S/.)
0.69 $
(2.49 S/.)
     -57.57 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.81 $
(6.52 S/.)
0.86 $
(3.10 S/.)
     -52.42 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $
(43.21 S/.)
8.33 $
(30.00 S/.)
     -30.57 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.42 $
(8.72 S/.)
1.57 $
(5.67 S/.)
     -35.03 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.96 $
(10.65 S/.)
2.58 $
(9.29 S/.)
     -12.80 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.00 $
(28.81 S/.)
4.86 $
(17.50 S/.)
     -39.25 %
Transportation
United States[ Edit ] Peru[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.25 $
(8.10 S/.)
0.42 $
(1.50 S/.)
     -81.48 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $
(252.05 S/.)
23.33 $
(84.00 S/.)
     -66.67 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.25 $
(11.70 S/.)
1.81 $
(6.50 S/.)
     -44.45 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.70 $
(9.72 S/.)
2.23 $
(8.05 S/.)
     -17.23 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(108.02 S/.)
6.94 $
(25.00 S/.)
     -76.86 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.58 $
(9.31 S/.)
3.97 $
(14.31 S/.)
     +53.73 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 $
(82,815.36 S/.)
16,663.57 $
(60,000.00 S/.)
     -27.55 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,448.49 $
(77,228.91 S/.)
18,205.16 $
(65,550.74 S/.)
     -15.12 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United States[ Edit ] Peru[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 162.19 $
(583.99 S/.)
65.04 $
(234.19 S/.)
     -59.90 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.14 $
(0.49 S/.)
0.15 $
(0.56 S/.)
     +13.40 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 65.28 $
(235.07 S/.)
33.90 $
(122.06 S/.)
     -48.07 %
Sports And Leisure
United States[ Edit ] Peru[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.36 $
(134.51 S/.)
36.95 $
(133.03 S/.)
     -1.10 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.86 $
(57.09 S/.)
11.64 $
(41.91 S/.)
     -26.60 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $
(43.21 S/.)
5.55 $
(20.00 S/.)
     -53.71 %
Childcare
United States[ Edit ] Peru[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 941.92 $
(3,391.54 S/.)
231.29 $
(832.79 S/.)
     -75.45 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,188.53 $
(58,289.51 S/.)
5,754.78 $
(20,721.06 S/.)
     -64.45 %
Clothing And Shoes
United States[ Edit ] Peru[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 44.04 $
(158.58 S/.)
44.00 $
(158.42 S/.)
     -0.10 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.55 $
(127.99 S/.)
28.87 $
(103.94 S/.)
     -18.79 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 75.91 $
(273.34 S/.)
76.60 $
(275.80 S/.)
     +0.90 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 96.18 $
(346.30 S/.)
73.31 $
(263.95 S/.)
     -23.78 %
Rent Per Month
United States[ Edit ] Peru[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,350.33 $
(4,862.10 S/.)
416.11 $
(1,498.26 S/.)
     -69.18 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,082.74 $
(3,898.58 S/.)
257.57 $
(927.42 S/.)
     -76.21 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,164.09 $
(7,792.17 S/.)
744.73 $
(2,681.54 S/.)
     -65.59 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,718.33 $
(6,187.13 S/.)
499.29 $
(1,797.77 S/.)
     -70.94 %
Buy Apartment Price
United States[ Edit ] Peru[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 292.24 $
(1,052.28 S/.)
160.40 $
(577.56 S/.)
     -45.11 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 194.01 $
(698.55 S/.)
102.19 $
(367.97 S/.)
     -47.32 %
Salaries And Financing
United States[ Edit ] Peru[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,559.80 $
(12,817.67 S/.)
431.97 $
(1,555.38 S/.)
     -87.87 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.17 9.99      +139.38 %
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