Cost of Living Comparison

XCD
COMPARED TO
PEN

Peru is 5.4% cheaper than Dominica.

If you lived in Peru instead of Dominica, you would:
local_dining

pay 36.7% less for restaurants

  Dominica help_outline Peru help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $4.44
EC$11.97
$2.56
PEN8.32
-42.2%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$5.55
EC$14.96
$5.04
PEN16.33
-9.2%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.44
EC$3.89
$0.90
PEN2.93
-37.4%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $1.22
EC$3.29
$0.52
PEN1.67
-57.8%
Average -36.7%

Dominica vs. Peru - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 49.2% less for groceries

  Dominica help_outline Peru help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$1.14
EC$3.07
$1.59
PEN5.14
+39.3%
Local cheese (8 oz) $3.98
EC$10.72
$3.34
PEN10.83
-16.1%
Milk (1 gallon) $8.40
EC$22.66
$4.94
PEN16.02
-41.2%
Eggs
1 dozen
$4.07
EC$10.97
$1.74
PEN5.66
-57.1%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $2.10
EC$5.66
$2.05
PEN6.66
-2.1%
Apples (1 lb) $3.76
EC$10.15
$0.62
PEN2.02
-83.5%
Bananas (1 lb) $1.34
EC$3.62
$0.42
PEN1.36
-68.8%
Oranges (1 lb) $2.01
EC$5.43
$0.48
PEN1.55
-76.3%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $3.02
EC$8.15
$0.44
PEN1.44
-85.3%
Potatoes (1 lb) $1.80
EC$4.86
$0.32
PEN1.05
-82.0%
Onions (1 lb) $1.01
EC$2.72
$0.32
PEN1.04
-68.2%
Average -49.2%

Dominica vs. Peru - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 17.3% less for transportation

  Dominica help_outline Peru help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.28
EC$11.53
$4.02
PEN13.03
-6.0%
Monthly public transit pass $18.50
EC$49.88
$18.91
PEN61.31
+2.2%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $24,051.36
EC$64,846.94
$18,748.90
PEN60,793.32
-22.0%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $22.09
EC$59.57
$12.50
PEN40.53
-43.4%
Average -17.3%

Dominica vs. Peru - Cost of transportation
home

pay 15.1% more for housing

  Dominica help_outline Peru help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$64.75
EC$174.59
$43.47
PEN140.95
-32.9%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $333.02
EC$897.88
$430.18
PEN1,394.86
+29.2%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $215.85
EC$581.96
$266.76
PEN864.96
+23.6%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$35.37
EC$95.36
$49.70
PEN161.15
+40.5%
Average +15.1%

Dominica vs. Peru - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 2.0 times more for childcare

  Dominica help_outline Peru help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $141.84
EC$382.43
$188.97
PEN612.74
+33.2%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $2,553.14
EC$6,883.75
$6,924.58
PEN22,452.94
+171.2%
Average +102.2%

Dominica vs. Peru - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 16.8% less for entertainment and sports

  Dominica help_outline Peru help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.85
EC$4.99
$1.89
PEN6.11
+1.9%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $2.59
EC$6.98
$2.34
PEN7.58
-9.7%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$6.29
EC$16.96
$3.91
PEN12.68
-37.8%
Monthly membership at local gym $60.44
EC$162.95
$40.33
PEN130.76
-33.3%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $5.92
EC$15.96
$5.63
PEN18.25
-4.9%
Average -16.8%

Dominica vs. Peru - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 34.8% less for clothing

  Dominica help_outline Peru help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$61.05
EC$164.61
$42.89
PEN139.06
-29.8%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$40.70
EC$109.74
$33.57
PEN108.86
-17.5%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$135.67
EC$365.80
$80.47
PEN260.92
-40.7%
Men's business shoes (leather) $148.01
EC$399.06
$72.05
PEN233.63
-51.3%
Average -34.8%

Dominica vs. Peru - Cost of clothing
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