Cost of Living in Peru

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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 S/.
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 S/.
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 15.00 S/.
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 5.00 S/.
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.91 S/.
Cappuccino (regular) 7.65 S/.
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 2.35 S/.
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.41 S/.


Milk (regular), (1 liter) 4.01 S/.
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 4.93 S/.
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.38 S/.
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.37 S/.
Local Cheese (1kg) 20.89 S/.
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 13.92 S/.
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 22.55 S/.
Apples (1kg) 4.27 S/.
Banana (1kg) 3.17 S/.
Oranges (1kg) 3.45 S/.
Tomato (1kg) 3.56 S/.
Potato (1kg) 2.46 S/.
Onion (1kg) 2.66 S/.
Lettuce (1 head) 2.11 S/.
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.64 S/.
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 24.00 S/.
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.63 S/.
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 9.00 S/.


One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 S/.
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 S/.
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 S/.
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 4.99 S/.
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 20.00 S/.
Gasoline (1 liter) 3.48 S/.
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 52,500.00 S/.
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 63,682.45 S/.

Utilities (Monthly)

Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 171.42 S/.
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.47 S/.
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 136.72 S/.

Sports And Leisure

Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 156.30 S/.
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 39.72 S/.
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.50 S/.


Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 533.71 S/.
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 26,552.48 S/.

Clothing And Shoes

1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 131.75 S/.
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 114.68 S/.
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 243.53 S/.
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 228.00 S/.

Rent Per Month

Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,258.87 S/.
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 968.39 S/.
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,661.87 S/.
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,820.16 S/.

Buy Apartment Price

Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 6,063.84 S/.
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,037.32 S/.

Salaries And Financing

Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,372.19 S/.
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 10.84