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South America: Current Cost of Living Index by City

Chart: Cost of Living Index
Rank
City
Cost of Living Index
Rent Index
Cost of Living Plus Rent Index
Groceries Index
Restaurant Price Index
Local Purchasing Power Index
Montevideo, Uruguay 57.36 16.53 37.85 46.28 51.72 50.62
Santiago, Chile 52.52 17.75 35.91 44.17 53.61 50.77
Brasilia, Brazil 46.60 14.58 31.30 33.52 42.59 61.67
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 46.57 16.27 32.09 33.70 40.44 37.87
Campinas, Brazil 46.45 12.17 30.07 35.01 40.76 46.64
Sao Paulo, Brazil 46.43 16.85 32.30 34.40 43.20 39.42
Guayaquil, Ecuador 45.98 15.36 31.35 40.74 33.98 35.19
Quito, Ecuador 45.54 12.88 29.93 41.09 34.35 43.42
Recife, Brazil 43.92 8.62 27.05 34.80 33.68 26.96
Belo Horizonte, Brazil 43.56 10.31 27.67 29.56 33.78 34.73
Porto Alegre, Brazil 42.34 10.36 27.06 29.89 32.88 41.35
Curitiba, Brazil 41.58 9.79 26.39 29.04 33.82 38.59
Salvador, Brazil 41.53 11.42 27.15 32.52 33.12 32.20
Florianopolis, Brazil 41.14 11.65 27.05 29.40 37.83 34.74
Lima, Peru 40.46 14.28 27.95 35.97 29.45 36.35
La Paz, Bolivia 37.94 11.68 25.39 32.47 31.71 36.51
Paramaribo, Suriname 37.49 7.81 23.31 41.46 33.36 24.16
Cuenca, Ecuador 35.43 10.90 23.71 32.35 23.85 41.33
Buenos Aires, Argentina 34.73 10.53 23.17 27.91 33.11 51.64
Bogota, Colombia 33.09 12.89 23.44 25.71 25.07 29.49
Barranquilla, Colombia 31.88 8.87 20.89 24.08 23.09 40.76
Asuncion, Paraguay 31.83 9.53 21.18 26.32 25.06 36.30
Medellin, Colombia 30.73 9.16 20.43 26.43 23.54 35.39
Cali, Colombia 29.74 6.74 18.75 24.60 21.23 38.75
Caracas, Venezuela 25.88 6.96 16.84 28.05 21.44 3.29