Cost of living in Cebu City, Philippines

Expatistan is a collaborative effort. Comparisons improve with every new price that you enter.
We need your help! Tell us about prices in Cebu City.
Page-elements
WARNING!  These prices are based on only a few data points. At this point they are mostly a guess. They are based on 533 prices entered by 50 different people.
Latest price update: November 01, 2014.
Currency:
Food
Daily menu in the business district Php291
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) Php134
1/2 Kg (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast Php76
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk Php79
12 eggs, large Php74
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes Php70
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese Php136
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples Php120
2 kg (4,5 lb.) of potatoes Php91
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket Php38
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality Php485
2 liters of Coca-Cola Php66
Bread for 2 people for 1 day Php41
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area Php34,909
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat Php5,091
Internet 8MB (1 month) Php3,318
40” flat screen TV Php52,311
Microwave, known brand, 800/900 Watt Php5,443
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) Php167
Hourly rate for cleaning help Php280
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) Php2,822
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) Php1,620
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or similar) Php3,373
1 pair of leather business shoes Php2,632
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV 6 vel. (or equivalent), with no extras, new Php1,183,750
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas Php51
Monthly ticket public transport Php1,114
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 Km. (5 miles) Php209
Personal Care
Medicine against cold for 6 days (Frenadol, Coldrex, ...) Php243
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) Php134
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) Php190
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) Php144
4 rolls of toilet paper Php53
Tube of toothpaste Php91
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city Php217
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub Php531
2 tickets to the movies Php351
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) Php775
Dinner out for two in Italian restaurant with wine and dessert Php1,544
1 cocktail drink in downtown club Php177
Capuccino in expat area of the city Php126
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) Php55
iPod nano 16GB Php16,500
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) Php20
1 month of gym membership in business district Php1,645
1 package of Marlboro cigarretes Php75

Do you live in Cebu City? We need your help!

What is the price of

IPod nano 16GB

in Cebu City?


Php

International Cost of Living Index

loading...

Recent Prices Added

  • Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area in Lima costs S/. 3,500 (37 minutes ago)
  • Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area in Bucharest costs 1,500 lei (37 minutes ago)
  • 1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) in Saint Petersburg costs руб 1,000 (about 1 hour ago)
  • Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area in Bari costs €500 (about 1 hour ago)
  • 1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk in Thessaloniki costs €1.20 (about 2 hours ago)
  • Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) in Beirut costs 13,000 L£ (about 4 hours ago)

What do you think about the cost of living in Cebu City?