Cost of Living in Guatemala

Summary of cost of living in Guatemala:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 40.00 Q 25.00-75.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 362.50 Q 200.00-774.93
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 49.00 Q 40.00-55.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 20.00 Q 10.00-35.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 25.00 Q 15.50-50.00
Cappuccino (regular) 23.65 Q 15.00-45.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 8.48 Q 5.00-17.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 6.25 Q 4.00-10.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 51.86 Q 30.28-64.35
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 16.30 Q 7.26-36.85
Rice (white), (1 lb) 6.16 Q 3.50-12.25
Eggs (regular) (12) 16.06 Q 11.16-22.80
Local Cheese (1 lb) 25.74 Q 9.07-40.82
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 25.72 Q 14.06-35.00
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 31.94 Q 18.14-40.00
Apples (1 lb) 11.51 Q 4.00-15.00
Banana (1 lb) 4.47 Q 2.39-12.00
Oranges (1 lb) 8.66 Q 2.72-25.00
Tomato (1 lb) 5.59 Q 3.00-8.16
Potato (1 lb) 5.35 Q 2.27-8.00
Onion (1 lb) 6.20 Q 3.52-9.07
Lettuce (1 head) 6.23 Q 3.87-10.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 8.61 Q 5.00-15.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 60.00 Q 35.00-100.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 12.55 Q 8.00-20.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 18.78 Q 12.00-30.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 29.00 Q 25.00-40.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 5.00 Q 2.50-10.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 87.50 Q 40.00-220.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 30.00 Q 20.00-60.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 10.46 Q 4.83-20.92
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 110.00 Q 60.00-150.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 32.25 Q 28.79-36.75
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 140,000.00 Q 125,000.00-160,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 166,594.42 Q 150,000.00-180,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 481.15 Q 345.00-750.00
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 164.90 Q 100.00-333.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 319.08 Q 200.01-535.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 369.15 Q 180.00-500.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 159.86 Q 100.00-200.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 55.00 Q 44.00-75.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,435.00 Q 600.00-2,500.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 55,767.50 Q 30,000.00-116,240.03
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 403.08 Q 250.00-600.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 422.73 Q 250.00-600.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 796.15 Q 600.00-1,200.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 815.00 Q 450.00-1,200.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,750.00 Q 2,500.00-5,812.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,704.81 Q 1,500.00-3,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 8,406.25 Q 3,000.00-16,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 4,429.41 Q 2,000.00-9,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,021.64 Q 557.41-1,458.57
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 776.11 Q 510.96-1,079.90
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,957.28 Q
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 8.11 6.50-10.00

Prices in Guatemala

This country had 504 entries in the past 12 months by 48 different contributors.
Last update: June 2024
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