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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 59.10 18.30 39.70 46.07 61.67 49.78
Santiago, Chile 53.21 17.60 36.27 43.95 52.61 52.20
Quito, Ecuador 48.84 14.65 32.59 45.31 36.34 37.92
Rio De Janeiro, Brazil 48.53 17.36 33.70 33.59 43.43 37.26
Campinas, Brazil 47.90 12.96 31.29 34.81 41.65 60.49
Guayaquil, Ecuador 47.70 14.37 31.85 41.30 37.04 36.37
Sao Paulo, Brazil 47.63 17.56 33.33 35.34 41.34 39.76
Brasilia, Brazil 46.79 14.75 31.55 36.28 43.07 62.54
Buenos Aires, Argentina 46.61 14.10 31.15 37.06 45.16 58.66
Porto Alegre, Brazil 44.52 11.34 28.74 32.84 34.30 47.27
Recife, Brazil 44.41 9.96 28.03 33.76 35.83 32.30
Fortaleza, Brazil 43.67 8.45 26.92 34.20 32.41 32.25
Belo Horizonte, Brazil 43.37 10.39 27.69 30.45 34.81 34.62
Salvador, Brazil 42.38 12.73 28.28 34.41 30.79 50.13
Florianopolis, Brazil 42.01 13.08 28.25 31.22 37.97 38.81
Curitiba, Brazil 41.92 10.74 27.09 29.35 34.66 40.57
Lima, Peru 41.91 16.08 29.62 36.95 30.73 37.40
Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil 40.91 9.69 26.07 30.69 33.90 31.11
Cuenca, Ecuador 37.64 10.52 24.74 34.68 26.92 43.28
Bogota, Colombia 36.24 12.99 25.19 27.79 27.80 37.76
Paramaribo, Suriname 34.97 6.81 21.58 37.86 28.43 24.52
Barranquilla, Colombia 34.77 9.62 22.81 26.00 23.62 41.39
Medellin, Colombia 34.69 11.69 23.75 29.13 25.64 34.56
Asuncion, Paraguay 34.19 10.73 23.03 27.41 26.70 36.10
Cali, Colombia 30.92 7.45 19.76 25.39 22.59 41.13
Caracas, Venezuela 29.41 8.67 19.55 30.11 26.26 4.12