Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Peru Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Peru are 55.4% lower than in United States (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Peru are 63.6% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in Peru are 77.4% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Peru are 69.0% lower than in United States
Groceries Prices in Peru are 58.6% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Peru is 72.4% lower than in United States
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Restaurants
United States Edit Peru Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 17.00 $
(65.04 S/.)
3.14 $
(12.00 S/.)
     -81.6 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 70.00 $
(267.82 S/.)
20.91 $
(80.00 S/.)
     -70.1 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.99 $
(34.40 S/.)
5.23 $
(20.00 S/.)
     -41.9 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 $
(19.13 S/.)
2.09 $
(8.00 S/.)
     -58.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 $
(22.96 S/.)
3.40 $
(13.00 S/.)
     -43.4 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.64 $
(17.75 S/.)
2.42 $
(9.27 S/.)
     -47.8 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.29 $
(8.76 S/.)
0.71 $
(2.71 S/.)
     -69.1 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.81 $
(6.93 S/.)
0.48 $
(1.82 S/.)
     -73.8 %
Markets
United States Edit Peru Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.85 $
(14.73 S/.)
4.46 $
(17.08 S/.)
     +16.0 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.94 $
(11.25 S/.)
1.46 $
(5.57 S/.)
     -50.5 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.88 $
(7.17 S/.)
0.47 $
(1.79 S/.)
     -75.1 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.89 $
(14.90 S/.)
1.76 $
(6.75 S/.)
     -54.7 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.27 $
(20.16 S/.)
2.65 $
(10.15 S/.)
     -49.7 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.38 $
(20.57 S/.)
1.97 $
(7.54 S/.)
     -63.3 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.79 $
(25.99 S/.)
3.19 $
(12.20 S/.)
     -53.0 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.17 $
(8.31 S/.)
0.64 $
(2.44 S/.)
     -70.6 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.73 $
(2.79 S/.)
0.43 $
(1.64 S/.)
     -41.3 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.87 $
(7.15 S/.)
0.44 $
(1.69 S/.)
     -76.4 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.04 $
(7.82 S/.)
0.43 $
(1.66 S/.)
     -78.8 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.23 $
(4.71 S/.)
0.34 $
(1.29 S/.)
     -72.5 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.24 $
(4.74 S/.)
0.35 $
(1.34 S/.)
     -71.6 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.95 $
(7.46 S/.)
0.65 $
(2.48 S/.)
     -66.7 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.91 $
(7.32 S/.)
0.73 $
(2.78 S/.)
     -62.0 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.99 $
(49.70 S/.)
7.84 $
(30.00 S/.)
     -39.6 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.66 $
(10.17 S/.)
1.54 $
(5.91 S/.)
     -41.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.33 $
(12.74 S/.)
2.34 $
(8.97 S/.)
     -29.6 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.99 $
(34.40 S/.)
5.23 $
(20.00 S/.)
     -41.9 %
Transportation
United States Edit Peru Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $
(9.57 S/.)
0.39 $
(1.50 S/.)
     -84.3 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $
(267.82 S/.)
15.68 $
(60.00 S/.)
     -77.6 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $
(13.39 S/.)
1.57 $
(6.00 S/.)
     -55.2 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.70 $
(10.33 S/.)
2.10 $
(8.05 S/.)
     -22.1 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(114.78 S/.)
5.23 $
(20.00 S/.)
     -82.6 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.79 $
(14.49 S/.)
5.10 $
(19.50 S/.)
     +34.6 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,869.00 $
(95,148.79 S/.)
19,341.35 $
(74,000.00 S/.)
     -22.2 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,124.78 $
(88,475.42 S/.)
20,730.09 $
(79,313.34 S/.)
     -10.4 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United States Edit Peru Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 181.14 $
(693.03 S/.)
63.01 $
(241.06 S/.)
     -65.2 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 $
(0.63 S/.)
0.17 $
(0.64 S/.)
     +3.0 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 69.14 $
(264.51 S/.)
29.66 $
(113.49 S/.)
     -57.1 %
Sports And Leisure
United States Edit Peru Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 41.80 $
(159.93 S/.)
32.01 $
(122.48 S/.)
     -23.4 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.47 $
(70.67 S/.)
12.20 $
(46.67 S/.)
     -34.0 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $
(45.91 S/.)
5.23 $
(20.00 S/.)
     -56.4 %
Childcare
United States Edit Peru Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,163.05 $
(4,449.82 S/.)
162.11 $
(620.22 S/.)
     -86.1 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,533.93 $
(63,258.82 S/.)
5,142.86 $
(19,676.59 S/.)
     -68.9 %
Clothing And Shoes
United States Edit Peru Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 46.14 $
(176.54 S/.)
39.82 $
(152.36 S/.)
     -13.7 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.40 $
(139.25 S/.)
24.59 $
(94.10 S/.)
     -32.4 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 79.61 $
(304.58 S/.)
69.55 $
(266.09 S/.)
     -12.6 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 109.92 $
(420.56 S/.)
65.81 $
(251.77 S/.)
     -40.1 %
Rent Per Month
United States Edit Peru Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,706.95 $
(6,530.77 S/.)
386.67 $
(1,479.38 S/.)
     -77.3 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,378.93 $
(5,275.78 S/.)
261.14 $
(999.13 S/.)
     -81.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,848.93 $
(10,900.01 S/.)
706.98 $
(2,704.92 S/.)
     -75.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,244.35 $
(8,586.87 S/.)
515.20 $
(1,971.17 S/.)
     -77.0 %
Buy Apartment Price
United States Edit Peru Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 416.30 $
(1,592.77 S/.)
166.42 $
(636.73 S/.)
     -60.0 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 281.40 $
(1,076.64 S/.)
123.78 $
(473.58 S/.)
     -56.0 %
Salaries And Financing
United States Edit Peru Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,174.06 $
(15,969.95 S/.)
419.61 $
(1,605.43 S/.)
     -89.9 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.37 9.04      +68.3 %
Last update: January 2023January 2023
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