Cost of Living Comparison

NGN
COMPARED TO
PEN

Peru is 60.4% more expensive than Nigeria.

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

pay 82.7% more for restaurants

  Nigeria help_outline Peru help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $1.55
₦537.19
$2.59
PEN8.38
+67.0%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$4.31
₦1,494.90
$4.99
PEN16.17
+15.8%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.31
₦107.88
$0.77
PEN2.49
+147.2%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $0.22
₦77.39
$0.45
PEN1.45
+100.8%
Average +82.7%

Nigeria vs. Peru - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 28.5% less for groceries

  Nigeria help_outline Peru help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$0.89
₦309.99
$1.34
PEN4.35
+50.3%
Local cheese (8 oz) $2.32
₦803.72
$2.47
PEN8.02
+6.8%
Milk (1 gallon) $9.23
₦3,201.96
$4.75
PEN15.41
-48.5%
Eggs
1 dozen
$1.27
₦440.77
$1.36
PEN4.42
+7.4%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $1.52
₦525.82
$1.47
PEN4.77
-2.9%
Apples (1 lb) $1.46
₦508.05
$0.55
PEN1.78
-62.4%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.73
₦251.60
$0.36
PEN1.15
-50.9%
Oranges (1 lb) $0.71
₦247.78
$0.44
PEN1.44
-38.0%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $0.89
₦309.35
$0.38
PEN1.22
-57.7%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.80
₦278.40
$0.28
PEN0.92
-64.8%
Onions (1 lb) $0.65
₦224.49
$0.30
PEN0.99
-53.0%
Average -28.5%

Nigeria vs. Peru - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 66.6% more for transportation

  Nigeria help_outline Peru help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $1.40
₦486.84
$3.67
PEN11.90
+161.6%
Monthly public transit pass $17.31
₦6,008.22
$20.38
PEN66.08
+17.7%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $14,024.95
₦4,866,655.43
$15,521.84
PEN50,329.58
+10.7%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $6.66
₦2,310.14
$11.76
PEN38.12
+76.6%
Average +66.6%

Nigeria vs. Peru - Cost of transportation
home

pay 13.6% more for housing

  Nigeria help_outline Peru help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$42.25
₦14,661.64
$34.41
PEN111.57
-18.6%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $659.27
₦228,765.88
$381.75
PEN1,237.83
-42.1%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $392.81
₦136,303.74
$229.61
PEN744.52
-41.5%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$18.29
₦6,346.32
$46.92
PEN152.14
+156.5%
Average +13.6%

Nigeria vs. Peru - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 2.4 times more for childcare

  Nigeria help_outline Peru help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $79.28
₦27,508.73
$141.05
PEN457.34
+77.9%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $1,503.00
₦521,540.51
$4,640.75
PEN15,047.63
+208.8%
Average +143.4%

Nigeria vs. Peru - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 92.2% more for entertainment and sports

  Nigeria help_outline Peru help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $0.67
₦232.94
$1.63
PEN5.27
+142.2%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $1.63
₦564.66
$2.15
PEN6.96
+32.0%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$0.89
₦308.42
$3.26
PEN10.58
+267.1%
Monthly membership at local gym $30.94
₦10,734.58
$35.69
PEN115.73
+15.4%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $4.55
₦1,577.16
$4.74
PEN15.36
+4.3%
Average +92.2%

Nigeria vs. Peru - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 52.6% more for clothing

  Nigeria help_outline Peru help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$17.08
₦5,925.20
$38.77
PEN125.70
+127.0%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$24.11
₦8,364.47
$27.79
PEN90.10
+15.3%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$47.09
₦16,341.37
$67.16
PEN217.77
+42.6%
Men's business shoes (leather) $52.66
₦18,273.99
$66.03
PEN214.10
+25.4%
Average +52.6%

Nigeria vs. Peru - Cost of clothing
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