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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 57.32 16.86 37.92 45.29 53.77 49.19
Santiago, Chile 50.00 16.53 33.95 41.19 51.69 50.31
Quito, Ecuador 48.09 13.39 31.45 44.97 34.91 41.58
Campinas, Brazil 47.40 12.06 30.45 35.47 43.07 49.48
Guayaquil, Ecuador 47.37 15.26 31.97 41.33 36.32 33.92
Sao Paulo, Brazil 46.16 16.88 32.12 34.41 42.15 38.65
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 45.79 16.23 31.61 32.29 39.93 35.87
Brasilia, Brazil 45.10 13.98 30.18 35.16 41.53 62.69
Belo Horizonte, Brazil 43.67 9.92 27.48 29.35 34.12 33.25
Recife, Brazil 43.26 8.50 26.59 33.49 34.44 27.03
Porto Alegre, Brazil 42.05 10.44 26.89 29.90 33.30 41.62
Florianopolis, Brazil 40.97 11.89 27.02 29.49 37.80 34.59
Lima, Peru 40.14 13.91 27.56 36.22 28.28 36.30
Curitiba, Brazil 39.90 9.56 25.35 27.59 32.60 39.42
Buenos Aires, Argentina 36.68 11.14 24.44 29.25 36.04 54.10
Cuenca, Ecuador 36.22 10.77 24.01 33.05 24.64 41.91
Bogota, Colombia 32.81 11.91 22.79 25.72 25.45 31.34
Asuncion, Paraguay 32.50 10.06 21.74 26.53 26.02 35.72
Barranquilla, Colombia 32.15 8.53 20.82 24.24 23.03 41.29
Medellin, Colombia 31.08 9.87 20.91 26.92 22.54 32.97
Cali, Colombia 28.81 6.76 18.24 24.37 21.11 38.94
Caracas, Venezuela 25.49 7.41 16.82 27.02 21.54 4.26