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Cost of Living in Peru

Cost of living in Peru is 46.00% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account). Rent in Peru is 58.56% lower than in United States (average data for all cities).
Restaurants [ Edit ] Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 S/. 7.00-13.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 S/. 40.00-100.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 15.00 S/. 15.00-19.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.50 S/. 4.00-8.00
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 8.00 S/. 5.00-12.00
Cappuccino (regular) 7.64 S/. 5.00-10.00
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.20 S/. 2.00-3.00
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.37 S/. 1.00-2.00
Markets [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 15.16 S/. 12.00-18.93
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 5.17 S/. 2.72-7.44
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.50 S/. 1.13-1.81
Eggs (12) 5.25 S/. 4.00-7.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 9.74 S/. 5.44-15.88
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 7.07 S/. 5.44-10.89
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 11.07 S/. 6.35-15.88
Apples (1 lb) 2.14 S/. 1.59-2.98
Banana (1 lb) 1.41 S/. 0.91-1.81
Oranges (1 lb) 1.55 S/. 1.13-2.27
Tomato (1 lb) 1.56 S/. 1.13-2.27
Potato (1 lb) 1.13 S/. 0.91-1.36
Onion (1 lb) 1.09 S/. 0.68-1.49
Lettuce (1 head) 1.99 S/. 1.00-3.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.46 S/. 2.00-3.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 24.50 S/. 20.00-35.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.40 S/. 3.00-5.00
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.67 S/. 4.00-11.48
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 8.50 S/. 7.50-11.00
Transportation [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 S/. 1.00-2.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 S/. 60.00-121.74
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 S/. 4.00-8.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 8.05 S/. 6.34-9.66
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 25.00 S/. 15.00-35.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 13.24 S/. 11.36-16.50
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 50,000.00 S/. 38,500.00-65,000.00
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 63,459.55 S/. 54,000.00-70,000.00
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 146.79 S/. 95.20-246.50
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.46 S/. 0.25-1.00
Internet (60 Mbps or more, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 140.18 S/. 80.00-200.00
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 159.34 S/. 100.00-300.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 34.45 S/. 18.00-55.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 16.00 S/. 12.50-21.00
Childcare [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 680.71 S/. 492.12-1,050.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 60,167.47 S/. 58,000.00-62,334.93
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 140.53 S/. 90.00-200.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 144.31 S/. 80.00-200.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 237.52 S/. 180.00-300.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 226.76 S/. 135.00-380.00
Rent Per Month [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,518.42 S/. 700.00-2,296.55
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,069.93 S/. 500.00-1,800.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,012.81 S/. 1,600.00-4,200.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,820.97 S/. 1,000.00-2,500.00
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 558.58 S/. 232.26-761.98
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 404.85 S/. 278.71-557.41
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,527.57 S/.
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 10.96 9.00-12.00

Prices in Peru

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Last update: May 2017
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