Cost of Living in Colombia

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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10,000.00 Col$
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60,000.00 Col$
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 15,000.00 Col$
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 2,700.00 Col$
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5,380.76 Col$
Cappuccino (regular) 4,022.73 Col$
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 2,125.20 Col$
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1,895.47 Col$


Milk (regular), (1 liter) 2,540.31 Col$
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2,776.38 Col$
Rice (white), (1kg) 2,926.61 Col$
Eggs (regular) (12) 4,435.76 Col$
Local Cheese (1kg) 8,115.25 Col$
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 10,771.90 Col$
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 13,870.89 Col$
Apples (1kg) 5,156.51 Col$
Banana (1kg) 2,327.54 Col$
Oranges (1kg) 2,721.98 Col$
Tomato (1kg) 2,488.81 Col$
Potato (1kg) 2,209.23 Col$
Onion (1kg) 2,493.54 Col$
Lettuce (1 head) 2,265.34 Col$
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2,992.20 Col$
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 25,000.00 Col$
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2,471.76 Col$
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 4,350.00 Col$


One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2,000.00 Col$
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 80,000.00 Col$
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4,500.00 Col$
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 4,500.00 Col$
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 20,000.00 Col$
Gasoline (1 liter) 2,226.03 Col$
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 45,000,000.00 Col$
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 63,898,943.10 Col$

Utilities (Monthly)

Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 214,639.42 Col$
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 181.22 Col$
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 87,549.93 Col$

Sports And Leisure

Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 94,576.40 Col$
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 31,249.31 Col$
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12,000.00 Col$


Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 662,848.35 Col$
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,944,444.44 Col$

Clothing And Shoes

1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 171,456.26 Col$
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 122,671.28 Col$
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 234,551.32 Col$
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 206,851.99 Col$

Rent Per Month

Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 807,189.89 Col$
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 687,930.21 Col$
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,404,930.79 Col$
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,224,528.93 Col$

Buy Apartment Price

Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 4,098,547.52 Col$
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 3,355,721.26 Col$

Salaries And Financing

Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,022,876.57 Col$
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 12.65