Cost of Living in Peru

Cost of living in Peru is 49.12% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account).

Rent in Peru is, on average, 69.64% lower than in United States.

Restaurants
[ Edit ] Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 2.78 $ 1.67-6.94
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 19.43 $ 11.10-41.63
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 4.72 $ 4.16-5.55
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1.94 $ 1.11-3.33
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.33 $ 1.94-5.55
Cappuccino (regular) 2.30 $ 1.11-3.89
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.71 $ 0.56-1.50
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.50 $ 0.42-1.39
Markets
[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.52 $ 2.63-6.62
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.38 $ 0.50-2.77
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.46 $ 0.35-0.63
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.59 $ 0.83-2.78
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.07 $ 1.64-7.55
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 1.97 $ 0.91-3.02
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.11 $ 1.89-5.04
Apples (1 lb) 0.66 $ 0.25-0.88
Banana (1 lb) 0.49 $ 0.25-1.01
Oranges (1 lb) 0.48 $ 0.19-1.01
Tomato (1 lb) 0.50 $ 0.19-0.88
Potato (1 lb) 0.35 $ 0.13-0.63
Onion (1 lb) 0.37 $ 0.18-0.69
Lettuce (1 head) 0.69 $ 0.28-1.39
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.86 $ 0.42-1.39
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.33 $ 4.16-13.88
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.57 $ 1.11-2.50
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.58 $ 1.39-5.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 4.86 $ 2.78-5.55
Transportation
[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.42 $ 0.28-0.83
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 23.31 $ 13.88-36.20
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.80 $ 1.39-3.33
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.23 $ 1.56-3.13
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 6.94 $ 4.44-9.71
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.97 $ 3.33-4.44
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 16,652.79 $ 12,767.14-21,154.04
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,195.31 $ 15,853.46-21,035.80
Utilities (Monthly)
[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 65.00 $ 39.32-138.77
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $ 0.03-0.28
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 33.88 $ 22.20-55.51
Sports And Leisure
[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 36.93 $ 16.65-83.26
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.63 $ 5.55-20.82
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 5.55 $ 4.16-7.22
Childcare
[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 231.16 $ 88.81-555.09
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 5,751.45 $ 3,330.56-11,656.95
Clothing And Shoes
[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 43.97 $ 22.20-69.39
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 28.85 $ 16.65-55.51
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 76.56 $ 55.51-111.02
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 73.27 $ 41.63-111.02
Rent Per Month
[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 415.93 $ 194.28-900.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 257.47 $ 138.77-555.09
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 744.37 $ 416.32-1,582.01
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 499.06 $ 277.55-1,110.19
Buy Apartment Price
[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 160.35 $ 103.14-257.85
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 102.18 $ 56.73-206.28
Salaries And Financing
[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 431.74 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 9.99 7.00-15.00

Prices in Peru

This country had 3293 entries in the past 12 months by 269 different contributors.
Last update: November 2020
Our data for each country are based on all entries from all cities in that country.
Sources and References
  
This page in other languages:

DeutschLebenshaltungskosten in Peru
PortuguêsCusto de Vida no Peru
ItalianoCosto della Vita in Perù
FrançaisCoût de la Vie au Perou
EspañolCosto de Vida en Perú