Cost of living comparison

compared to

Athens is 87.7% more expensive than Peru.

If you lived in Athens instead of Peru, you would:

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pay 2.5 times more for restaurants

 
Peru
Athens
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $3.27
PEN12.55
$16.24
€15.15
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$5.37
PEN20.59
$9.75
€9.09
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.03
PEN3.96
$2.12
€1.98

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pay 62.1% more for groceries

 
Peru
Athens
Bread
1 loaf
$1.88
PEN7.20
$1.31
€1.23
Local cheese (8 oz) $3.14
PEN12.05
$6.88
€6.42
Milk (1 gallon) $4.68
PEN17.94
$6.38
€5.95

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pay 35.1% more for transportation

 
Peru
Athens
Gasoline (1 gallon) $5.37
PEN20.59
$7.66
€7.15
Monthly public transit pass $17.78
PEN68.20
$32.49
€30.31
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $20,101.60
PEN77,088.03
$27,399.57
€25,558.90

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pay 2.2 times more for housing

 
Peru
Athens
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$29.39
PEN112.70
$32.57
€30.39
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $337.81
PEN1,295.46
$630.26
€587.92
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $246.39
PEN944.88
$532.87
€497.07

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pay 2.2 times more for childcare

 
Peru
Athens
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $193.88
PEN743.52
$482.99
€450.54
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $5,589.22
PEN21,434.22
$10,389.46
€9,691.50

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pay 67.8% more for entertainment and sports

 
Peru
Athens
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $2.06
PEN7.90
$5.41
€5.05
Cappuccino in mid-range area $2.73
PEN10.47
$3.62
€3.38
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$5.11
PEN19.60
$4.98
€4.65

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pay 62.0% more for clothing

 
Peru
Athens
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$45.11
PEN172.98
$89.99
€83.95
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$23.43
PEN89.84
$34.83
€32.49
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$70.13
PEN268.94
$95.37
€88.96

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