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Central 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
San Jose, Costa Rica 60.88 19.94 41.30 61.55 49.26 39.90
Panama City, Panama 58.38 33.02 46.25 58.38 54.03 29.20
San Salvador, El Salvador 50.33 13.05 32.50 50.60 37.22 22.25
Guatemala City, Guatemala 47.08 15.78 32.11 43.86 37.10 32.94
Monterrey, Mexico 37.92 11.52 25.29 34.74 36.76 68.64
Mexico City, Mexico 36.93 17.70 27.73 34.14 32.05 52.87
Cancun, Mexico 36.15 9.86 23.57 30.25 36.12 49.26
Guadalajara, Mexico 33.85 10.34 22.61 32.67 30.81 55.03
Tijuana, Mexico 33.61 10.93 22.76 32.52 32.43 45.46
Queretaro, Mexico 33.53 9.55 22.06 32.35 28.39 49.88
Merida, Mexico 32.75 8.19 21.01 31.92 26.59 29.49
Puebla, Mexico 32.64 7.37 20.56 28.19 28.36 37.59
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico 32.57 10.47 22.00 32.12 30.85 48.69