Cost of living in Montevideo, Uruguay

These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 3,786 prices entered by 275 different people.
Latest price update: July 22, 2014.
Currency:
Food
Daily menu in the business district $U272
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) $U221
1/2 Kg (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast $U84
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk $U22
12 eggs, large $U66
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes $U56
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese $U134
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples $U54
2 kg (4,5 lb.) of potatoes $U50
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket $U44
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality $U196
2 liters of Coca-Cola $U64
Bread for 2 people for 1 day $U32
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area $U29,544
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat $U3,158
Internet 8MB (1 month) $U679
40” flat screen TV $U18,960
Microwave, known brand, 800/900 Watt $U2,685
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) $U233
Hourly rate for cleaning help $U144
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) $U2,569
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) $U1,459
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or similar) $U2,667
1 pair of leather business shoes $U2,158
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV 6 vel. (or equivalent), with no extras, new $U667,353
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas $U40
Monthly ticket public transport $U1,018
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 Km. (5 miles) $U318
Personal Care
Medicine against cold for 6 days (Frenadol, Coldrex, ...) $U139
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) $U213
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) $U84
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) $U134
4 rolls of toilet paper $U60
Tube of toothpaste $U72
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city $U215
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub $U677
2 tickets to the movies $U350
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) $U1,378
Dinner out for two in Italian restaurant with wine and dessert $U1,414
1 cocktail drink in downtown club $U150
Capuccino in expat area of the city $U72
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) $U101
iPod nano 16GB $U5,072
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) $U6
1 month of gym membership in business district $U1,225
1 package of Marlboro cigarretes $U207

Do you live in Montevideo? We need your help!

What is the price of

Summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...)

in Montevideo?


$U

International Cost of Living Index

loading...

Recent Prices Added

  • Daily menu in the business district in Oran costs 5,000 Dinar (16 minutes ago)
  • Medicine against cold for 6 days (Frenadol, Coldrex, ...) in Seoul costs ₩5,000 (17 minutes ago)
  • Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area in Montclair, New Jersey costs $1,728 (about 1 hour ago)
  • 1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) in Toronto costs C$30 (about 1 hour ago)
  • 1/2 Kg (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast in Dunedin costs NZ$6.00 (about 2 hours ago)
  • Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) in Philadelphia costs $8 (about 2 hours ago)

What do you think about the cost of living in Montevideo?