Cost of Living in Peru

Cost of living in Peru is 49.10% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account).

Rent in Peru is, on average, 70.05% lower than in United States.

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 S/. 6.00-25.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 70.00 S/. 40.00-150.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 17.00 S/. 15.00-20.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 S/. 4.00-12.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 12.00 S/. 7.00-20.00
Cappuccino (regular) 8.30 S/. 4.00-14.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.58 S/. 2.00-6.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.80 S/. 1.50-5.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 16.32 S/. 9.46-23.90
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 4.96 S/. 1.81-9.98
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.68 S/. 1.36-2.27
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.78 S/. 3.20-10.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 10.97 S/. 5.44-27.22
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 7.15 S/. 3.27-10.89
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 11.22 S/. 6.80-18.14
Apples (1 lb) 2.38 S/. 0.91-3.18
Banana (1 lb) 1.76 S/. 0.91-3.63
Oranges (1 lb) 1.74 S/. 0.68-3.63
Tomato (1 lb) 1.80 S/. 0.68-3.18
Potato (1 lb) 1.28 S/. 0.45-2.27
Onion (1 lb) 1.34 S/. 0.64-2.49
Lettuce (1 head) 2.49 S/. 1.00-5.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 3.10 S/. 1.50-5.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 S/. 15.00-50.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.66 S/. 4.00-9.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 9.24 S/. 5.00-18.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 17.50 S/. 10.00-20.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 S/. 1.00-3.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 84.00 S/. 50.00-150.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.50 S/. 5.00-12.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 8.05 S/. 6.44-11.27
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 25.00 S/. 16.00-35.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 14.31 S/. 12.00-16.00
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 61,345.83 S/. 47,000.00-76,218.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 65,694.14 S/. 60,000.00-76,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 234.20 S/. 141.67-500.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.55 S/. 0.10-1.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 120.84 S/. 80.00-200.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 134.80 S/. 60.00-300.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 41.34 S/. 20.00-80.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 S/. 15.00-30.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 779.83 S/. 320.00-1,800.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 20,050.89 S/. 9,480.00-42,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 156.33 S/. 80.00-250.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 102.87 S/. 60.00-200.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 274.03 S/. 200.00-400.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 263.20 S/. 150.00-400.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,483.83 S/. 700.00-3,247.15
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 887.19 S/. 500.00-2,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,682.04 S/. 1,500.00-5,700.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,757.48 S/. 1,000.00-4,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 577.88 S/. 371.61-929.02
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 371.91 S/. 204.38-743.22
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,559.67 S/.
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 9.67 7.00-15.00

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