Cost of living in Bogotá, Colombia

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Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district COL$12,944
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) COL$15,618
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast COL$7,225
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk COL$2,579
12 eggs, large COL$4,696
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes COL$2,939
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese COL$7,571
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples COL$4,941
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes COL$2,018
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket COL$2,498
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality COL$31,692
2 liters of Coca-Cola COL$3,632
Bread for 2 people for 1 day COL$2,278
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area COL$2,910,930
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area COL$1,575,580
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat COL$468,963
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area COL$1,957,230
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area COL$1,070,500
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio COL$215,199
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) COL$67,453
40” flat screen TV COL$1,320,390
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) COL$287,646
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) COL$17,109
Hourly rate for cleaning help COL$24,757
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) COL$180,435
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) COL$162,254
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) COL$255,883
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes COL$233,960
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new COL$63,596,600
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas COL$2,352
Monthly ticket public transport COL$118,308
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) COL$15,667
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) COL$13,950
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) COL$37,422
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) COL$137,813
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) COL$15,835
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) COL$13,381
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) COL$15,866
4 rolls of toilet paper COL$6,347
Tube of toothpaste COL$4,219
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city COL$15,573
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub COL$61,324
2 tickets to the movies COL$25,234
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) COL$127,056
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert COL$110,394
1 cocktail drink in downtown club COL$20,727
Cappuccino in expat area of the city COL$5,454
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) COL$8,329
iPad Wi-Fi 128GB COL$1,631,670
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) COL$246
1 month of gym membership in business district COL$130,286
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes COL$4,887
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 2,531 prices entered by 358 different people.
Latest price update: July 17, 2018.

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