Cost of living comparison

compared to

Lima is 49.5% cheaper than Dublin.

If you lived in Lima instead of Dublin, you would:

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pay 66.4% less for restaurants

 
Dublin
Lima
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $21.66
€20.20
$4.03
PEN15.46
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$10.83
€10.10
$6.18
PEN23.70
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.66
€2.48
$0.86
PEN3.31

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pay 34.6% less for groceries

 
Dublin
Lima
Bread
1 loaf
$1.80
€1.68
$2.33
PEN8.95
Local cheese (8 oz) $3.97
€3.71
$3.60
PEN13.81
Milk (1 gallon) $5.30
€4.94
$4.93
PEN18.91

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pay 39.8% less for transportation

 
Dublin
Lima
Gasoline (1 gallon) $7.20
€6.72
$5.61
PEN21.53
Monthly public transit pass $129.96
€121.23
$20.86
PEN79.98
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $39,718.55
€37,050.30
$21,497.63
PEN82,441.68

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pay 71.0% less for housing

 
Dublin
Lima
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$56.72
€52.91
$29.05
PEN111.40
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $2,216.44
€2,067.54
$557.54
PEN2,138.10
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,934.10
€1,804.17
$362.83
PEN1,391.41

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pay 56.1% less for childcare

 
Dublin
Lima
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $1,385.73
€1,292.64
$250.81
PEN961.82
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $10,612.44
€9,899.51
$7,392.79
PEN28,350.78

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pay 53.6% less for entertainment and sports

 
Dublin
Lima
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $7.04
€6.57
$2.15
PEN8.24
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.29
€4.00
$2.66
PEN10.20
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$17.33
€16.16
$5.37
PEN20.61

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pay 24.8% less for clothing

 
Dublin
Lima
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$93.14
€86.88
$43.97
PEN168.61
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$40.93
€38.18
$31.91
PEN122.37
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$97.04
€90.52
$81.88
PEN314.01

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