Cost of living in Santiago, Chile

These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 7,679 prices entered by 655 different people.
Latest price update: September 15, 2014.
Daily menu in the business district CH$5,210
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) CH$3,393
1/2 Kg (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast CH$2,193
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk CH$696
12 eggs, large CH$1,679
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes CH$843
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese CH$3,019
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples CH$748
2 kg (4,5 lb.) of potatoes CH$902
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket CH$620
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality CH$4,260
2 liters of Coca-Cola CH$1,147
Bread for 2 people for 1 day CH$524
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area CH$704,224
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat CH$68,309
Internet 8MB (1 month) CH$20,844
40” flat screen TV CH$245,711
Microwave, known brand, 800/900 Watt CH$41,696
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) CH$6,208
Hourly rate for cleaning help CH$3,893
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) CH$36,020
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) CH$23,640
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or similar) CH$39,189
1 pair of leather business shoes CH$43,180
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV 6 vel. (or equivalent), with no extras, new CH$8,956,170
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas CH$850
Monthly ticket public transport CH$34,054
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 Km. (5 miles) CH$4,561
Personal Care
Medicine against cold for 6 days (Frenadol, Coldrex, ...) CH$5,628
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) CH$3,799
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) CH$1,868
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) CH$2,412
4 rolls of toilet paper CH$1,583
Tube of toothpaste CH$1,269
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city CH$7,180
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub CH$18,490
2 tickets to the movies CH$8,139
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) CH$57,379
Dinner out for two in Italian restaurant with wine and dessert CH$32,220
1 cocktail drink in downtown club CH$4,079
Capuccino in expat area of the city CH$1,842
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) CH$2,140
iPod nano 16GB CH$91,817
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) CH$154
1 month of gym membership in business district CH$35,355
1 package of Marlboro cigarretes CH$2,504

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