Cost of living in Bogotá, Colombia

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Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district COL$13,066
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) COL$15,752
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast COL$7,173
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk COL$2,658
12 eggs, large COL$4,734
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes COL$2,957
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese COL$7,875
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples COL$5,191
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes COL$2,327
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket COL$2,603
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality COL$31,699
2 liters of Coca-Cola COL$3,791
Bread for 2 people for 1 day COL$2,308
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area COL$2,995,880
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area COL$1,622,200
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat COL$441,996
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area COL$2,021,360
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area COL$1,060,500
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio COL$264,598
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) COL$66,879
40” flat screen TV COL$1,416,780
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) COL$289,984
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) COL$18,297
Hourly rate for cleaning help COL$21,632
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) COL$179,402
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) COL$189,564
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) COL$259,480
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes COL$243,854
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new COL$64,137,800
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas COL$2,871
Monthly ticket public transport COL$114,090
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) COL$25,778
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) COL$12,896
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) COL$22,903
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) COL$111,752
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) COL$14,626
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) COL$13,827
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) COL$15,448
4 rolls of toilet paper COL$6,214
Tube of toothpaste COL$4,273
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city COL$15,774
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub COL$61,280
2 tickets to the movies COL$24,679
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) COL$135,456
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert COL$112,161
1 cocktail drink in downtown club COL$21,595
Cappuccino in expat area of the city COL$5,556
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) COL$9,435
iPad Wi-Fi 128GB COL$1,728,150
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) COL$439
1 month of gym membership in business district COL$132,165
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes COL$4,739
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 2,735 prices entered by 377 different people.
Latest price update: April 26, 2018.

Bogotá position in our World Ranking

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