Cost of living comparison

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If you lived in Lima instead of Sana'a, you would:

pay (unknown) more for restaurants

 
Sana'a
Lima
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant ?? $3.90
PEN12.65
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
?? $4.94
PEN16.03
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) ?? $0.73
PEN2.37

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pay (unknown) more for groceries

 
Sana'a
Lima
Bread
1 loaf
?? $1.57
PEN5.08
Local cheese (8 oz) ?? $3.78
PEN12.25
Milk (1 gallon) ?? $4.20
PEN13.61

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pay (unknown) more for transportation

 
Sana'a
Lima
Gasoline (1 gallon) ?? $3.69
PEN11.96
Monthly public transit pass ?? $22.62
PEN73.35
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) ?? $13,007.13
PEN42,175.62

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pay (unknown) more for housing

 
Sana'a
Lima
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
?? $30.40
PEN98.58
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area ?? $526.55
PEN1,707.35
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center ?? $300.98
PEN975.91

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pay (unknown) more for childcare

 
Sana'a
Lima
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly ?? $236.84
PEN767.95
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters ?? $5,685.64
PEN18,435.70

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pay (unknown) more for entertainment and sports

 
Sana'a
Lima
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) ?? $2.08
PEN6.75
Cappuccino in mid-range area ?? $2.44
PEN7.91
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
?? $4.68
PEN15.18

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pay (unknown) more for clothing

 
Sana'a
Lima
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
?? $45.69
PEN148.14
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
?? $29.14
PEN94.47
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
?? $72.08
PEN233.71

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