Cost of living comparison

compared to

Delhi is 20.6% cheaper than Peru.

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

pay 6.7% less for restaurants

 
Peru
Delhi
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $2.61
PEN10.10
$5.12
₹405.34
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$5.18
PEN20.00
$3.84
₹304.01
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.83
PEN3.19
$0.50
₹39.52

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pay 17.1% less for groceries

 
Peru
Delhi
Bread
1 loaf
$1.45
PEN5.58
$0.50
₹39.88
Local cheese (8 oz) $2.20
PEN8.50
$2.20
₹174.41
Milk (1 gallon) $4.64
PEN17.94
$2.75
₹217.75

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pay 30.6% less for transportation

 
Peru
Delhi
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.09
PEN15.79
$4.88
₹386.44
Monthly public transit pass $18.20
PEN70.33
$10.87
₹861.36
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $15,958.89
PEN61,657.84
$12,791.36
₹1,013,359.79

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pay 35.6% less for housing

 
Peru
Delhi
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$35.83
PEN138.44
$9.49
₹751.72
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $343.66
PEN1,327.75
$268.62
₹21,280.56
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $237.19
PEN916.39
$142.61
₹11,297.59

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pay 39.7% less for childcare

 
Peru
Delhi
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $131.80
PEN509.22
$85.71
₹6,790.38
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $4,020.10
PEN15,531.82
$2,234.83
₹177,048.43

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pay 1.5% less for entertainment and sports

 
Peru
Delhi
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.71
PEN6.60
$2.05
₹162.14
Cappuccino in mid-range area $2.39
PEN9.22
$1.87
₹148.19
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$4.14
PEN16.00
$4.35
₹344.54

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pay 12.9% less for clothing

 
Peru
Delhi
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$40.03
PEN154.66
$40.43
₹3,202.94
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$28.91
PEN111.69
$31.80
₹2,519.37
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$68.36
PEN264.11
$53.55
₹4,242.37

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