Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Peru Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Peru are 57.4% lower than in United States (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Peru are 64.6% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in Peru are 77.5% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Peru are 68.3% lower than in United States
Groceries Prices in Peru are 58.5% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Peru is 76.0% lower than in United States
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Restaurants
United States Edit Peru Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $
(76.03 S/.)
3.68 $
(14.00 S/.)
     -81.6 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 75.00 $
(285.10 S/.)
26.31 $
(100.00 S/.)
     -64.9 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.50 $
(39.91 S/.)
5.26 $
(20.00 S/.)
     -49.9 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $
(22.81 S/.)
2.10 $
(8.00 S/.)
     -64.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 $
(26.61 S/.)
3.68 $
(14.00 S/.)
     -47.4 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.08 $
(19.31 S/.)
2.57 $
(9.75 S/.)
     -49.5 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.47 $
(9.39 S/.)
0.78 $
(2.98 S/.)
     -68.2 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.03 $
(7.74 S/.)
0.49 $
(1.87 S/.)
     -75.8 %
Markets
United States Edit Peru Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.01 $
(15.26 S/.)
4.74 $
(18.02 S/.)
     +18.1 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.23 $
(12.26 S/.)
1.74 $
(6.60 S/.)
     -46.2 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.06 $
(7.82 S/.)
0.49 $
(1.87 S/.)
     -76.1 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.72 $
(14.15 S/.)
2.13 $
(8.11 S/.)
     -42.7 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.82 $
(22.14 S/.)
2.68 $
(10.19 S/.)
     -54.0 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.52 $
(20.97 S/.)
2.17 $
(8.25 S/.)
     -60.6 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.24 $
(27.52 S/.)
3.49 $
(13.28 S/.)
     -51.8 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.41 $
(9.17 S/.)
0.68 $
(2.59 S/.)
     -71.7 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.76 $
(2.90 S/.)
0.45 $
(1.73 S/.)
     -40.5 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.04 $
(7.75 S/.)
0.42 $
(1.61 S/.)
     -79.3 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.22 $
(8.45 S/.)
0.45 $
(1.72 S/.)
     -79.7 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.37 $
(5.21 S/.)
0.39 $
(1.48 S/.)
     -71.5 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.38 $
(5.24 S/.)
0.39 $
(1.48 S/.)
     -71.8 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.15 $
(8.18 S/.)
0.64 $
(2.43 S/.)
     -70.3 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.18 $
(8.27 S/.)
0.74 $
(2.83 S/.)
     -65.8 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(57.02 S/.)
7.89 $
(30.00 S/.)
     -47.4 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.75 $
(6.64 S/.)
1.60 $
(6.08 S/.)
     -8.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.54 $
(13.46 S/.)
2.43 $
(9.24 S/.)
     -31.4 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 $
(38.01 S/.)
5.26 $
(20.00 S/.)
     -47.4 %
Transportation
United States Edit Peru Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $
(9.50 S/.)
0.53 $
(2.00 S/.)
     -79.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 72.00 $
(273.70 S/.)
16.47 $
(62.61 S/.)
     -77.1 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.75 $
(14.26 S/.)
1.58 $
(6.00 S/.)
     -57.9 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.80 $
(10.64 S/.)
2.54 $
(9.66 S/.)
     -9.3 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(114.04 S/.)
6.45 $
(24.50 S/.)
     -78.5 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.65 $
(13.88 S/.)
5.43 $
(20.62 S/.)
     +48.5 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,000.00 $
(125,444.19 S/.)
20,782.15 $
(79,000.00 S/.)
     -37.0 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,035.43 $
(98,969.50 S/.)
22,851.05 $
(86,864.57 S/.)
     -12.2 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United States Edit Peru Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 205.86 $
(782.54 S/.)
60.27 $
(229.09 S/.)
     -70.7 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 51.19 $
(194.58 S/.)
11.22 $
(42.65 S/.)
     -78.1 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 70.91 $
(269.54 S/.)
28.39 $
(107.93 S/.)
     -60.0 %
Sports And Leisure
United States Edit Peru Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 47.38 $
(180.09 S/.)
30.58 $
(116.25 S/.)
     -35.5 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.68 $
(86.21 S/.)
14.47 $
(55.00 S/.)
     -36.2 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 $
(53.22 S/.)
6.31 $
(24.00 S/.)
     -54.9 %
Childcare
United States Edit Peru Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,381.19 $
(5,250.36 S/.)
166.74 $
(633.82 S/.)
     -87.9 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 23,259.43 $
(88,416.98 S/.)
5,298.56 $
(20,141.62 S/.)
     -77.2 %
Clothing And Shoes
United States Edit Peru Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 52.30 $
(198.83 S/.)
40.13 $
(152.53 S/.)
     -23.3 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 43.58 $
(165.65 S/.)
26.11 $
(99.24 S/.)
     -40.1 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 88.46 $
(336.28 S/.)
76.01 $
(288.93 S/.)
     -14.1 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 114.47 $
(435.15 S/.)
75.13 $
(285.60 S/.)
     -34.4 %
Rent Per Month
United States Edit Peru Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,767.53 $
(6,718.96 S/.)
402.62 $
(1,530.48 S/.)
     -77.2 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,450.39 $
(5,513.43 S/.)
274.58 $
(1,043.76 S/.)
     -81.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,959.60 $
(11,250.44 S/.)
748.10 $
(2,843.76 S/.)
     -74.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,400.02 $
(9,123.29 S/.)
504.02 $
(1,915.96 S/.)
     -79.0 %
Buy Apartment Price
United States Edit Peru Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 322.44 $
(1,225.70 S/.)
148.69 $
(565.24 S/.)
     -53.9 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 256.89 $
(976.54 S/.)
120.68 $
(458.73 S/.)
     -53.0 %
Salaries And Financing
United States Edit Peru Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,537.47 $
(17,248.47 S/.)
386.70 $
(1,469.99 S/.)
     -91.5 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.56 9.84      +49.9 %
Last update: March 2024February 2024
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