Cost of Living Comparison

PEN
COMPARED TO
NZD

Peru is 29.1% cheaper than New Zealand.

If you lived in New Zealand instead of Peru, you would:
local_dining

pay 2.7 times more for restaurants

  Peru help_outline New Zealand help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $2.41
PEN7.81
$11.91
NZ$16.25
+394.1%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$4.88
PEN15.84
$7.36
NZ$10.05
+50.7%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.68
PEN2.20
$2.04
NZ$2.78
+199.8%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $0.43
PEN1.41
$1.72
NZ$2.34
+295.4%

Peru vs. New Zealand - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 74.4% more for groceries

  Peru help_outline New Zealand help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$1.28
PEN4.14
$1.45
NZ$1.98
+13.6%
Local cheese (8 oz) $3.28
PEN10.63
$3.21
NZ$4.39
-2.0%
Milk (1 gallon) $5.23
PEN16.97
$6.74
NZ$9.20
+28.8%
Eggs
1 dozen
$1.59
PEN5.15
$3.15
NZ$4.30
+98.4%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $1.75
PEN5.68
$3.73
NZ$5.09
+112.8%
Apples (1 lb) $0.68
PEN2.22
$1.03
NZ$1.41
+50.8%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.42
PEN1.36
$0.85
NZ$1.16
+102.7%
Oranges (1 lb) $0.59
PEN1.91
$1.14
NZ$1.55
+93.1%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $0.51
PEN1.66
$1.47
NZ$2.01
+186.8%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.33
PEN1.07
$0.91
NZ$1.24
+175.5%
Onions (1 lb) $0.45
PEN1.45
$0.73
NZ$1.00
+64.0%

Peru vs. New Zealand - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 11.1% more for transportation

  Peru help_outline New Zealand help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.13
PEN13.39
$5.27
NZ$7.19
+27.5%
Monthly public transit pass $23.05
PEN74.75
$93.17
NZ$127.19
+304.1%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $18,412.66
PEN59,703.06
$20,384.65
NZ$27,827.17
+10.7%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $14.05
PEN45.56
$18.50
NZ$25.25
+31.7%

Peru vs. New Zealand - Cost of transportation
home

pay 2.2 times more for housing

  Peru help_outline New Zealand help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$44.08
PEN142.92
$55.25
NZ$75.42
+25.3%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $431.40
PEN1,398.81
$786.41
NZ$1,073.53
+82.3%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $203.70
PEN660.51
$666.74
NZ$910.16
+227.3%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$33.13
PEN107.42
$90.78
NZ$123.92
+174.0%

Peru vs. New Zealand - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 2.4 times more for childcare

  Peru help_outline New Zealand help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $151.27
PEN490.48
$583.58
NZ$796.65
+285.8%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $4,836.01
PEN15,680.76
$11,368.88
NZ$15,519.70
+135.1%

Peru vs. New Zealand - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 58.3% more for entertainment and sports

  Peru help_outline New Zealand help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $2.17
PEN7.03
$5.32
NZ$7.26
+145.3%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $2.06
PEN6.66
$2.95
NZ$4.03
+43.5%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$3.00
PEN9.74
$17.97
NZ$24.54
+498.6%
Monthly membership at local gym $34.02
PEN110.31
$37.05
NZ$50.58
+8.9%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $4.95
PEN16.05
$9.85
NZ$13.44
+98.9%

Peru vs. New Zealand - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 33.9% more for clothing

  Peru help_outline New Zealand help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$50.10
PEN162.46
$67.07
NZ$91.56
+33.9%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$28.55
PEN92.56
$33.80
NZ$46.14
+18.4%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$77.21
PEN250.37
$88.03
NZ$120.17
+14.0%
Men's business shoes (leather) $60.62
PEN196.56
$100.99
NZ$137.87
+66.6%

Peru vs. New Zealand - Cost of clothing
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