Cost of living comparison

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Ankara is 2.6% more expensive than Lima.

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

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pay 13.0% more for restaurants

 
Lima
Ankara
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $4.03
PEN15.05
$6.22
TRY200.35
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$6.18
PEN23.08
$6.22
TRY200.35
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.86
PEN3.23
$1.05
TRY33.71

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pay 20.7% less for groceries

 
Lima
Ankara
Bread
1 loaf
$2.33
PEN8.72
$0.63
TRY20.17
Local cheese (8 oz) $3.60
PEN13.45
$3.70
TRY119.17
Milk (1 gallon) $4.93
PEN18.41
$3.76
TRY121.19

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pay 7.3% less for transportation

 
Lima
Ankara
Gasoline (1 gallon) $5.61
PEN20.96
$4.74
TRY152.85
Monthly public transit pass $20.86
PEN77.87
$8.55
TRY275.48
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $21,497.63
PEN80,274.18
$46,646.14
TRY1,502,612.04

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pay 13.2% less for housing

 
Lima
Ankara
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$29.05
PEN108.47
$10.93
TRY352.05
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $557.54
PEN2,081.89
$534.79
TRY17,227.32
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $362.83
PEN1,354.82
$366.77
TRY11,814.66

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pay 42.9% more for childcare

 
Lima
Ankara
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $250.81
PEN936.53
$446.32
TRY14,377.27
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $7,392.79
PEN27,605.40
$7,966.43
TRY256,622.57

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pay 9.6% less for entertainment and sports

 
Lima
Ankara
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $2.15
PEN8.03
$3.03
TRY97.67
Cappuccino in mid-range area $2.66
PEN9.93
$2.34
TRY75.43
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$5.37
PEN20.07
$1.80
TRY58.10

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pay 13.0% more for clothing

 
Lima
Ankara
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$43.97
PEN164.18
$48.03
TRY1,547.16
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$31.91
PEN119.15
$44.31
TRY1,427.48
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$81.88
PEN305.76
$92.67
TRY2,985.19

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