Cost of living in Bogotá, Colombia

List of prices in Bogotá, Colombia. Current as of Jul 2019.

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Food [Edit]
COP USD
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district COL$14,796 ($4.61)
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) COL$15,901 ($4.95)
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast COL$7,488 ($2.33)
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk COL$2,789 ($0.87)
12 eggs, large COL$5,662 ($1.76)
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes COL$2,861 ($0.89)
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese COL$8,254 ($2.57)
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples COL$4,814 ($1.50)
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes COL$2,454 ($0.76)
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket COL$2,896 ($0.90)
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality COL$42,566 ($13)
2 liters of Coca-Cola COL$3,833 ($1.19)
Bread for 2 people for 1 day COL$2,266 ($0.71)
Housing [Edit]
COP USD
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area COL$3,095,360 ($964)
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area COL$1,681,650 ($524)
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat COL$353,935 ($110)
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area COL$2,071,890 ($645)
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area COL$1,107,200 ($345)
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio COL$230,066 ($72)
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) COL$75,282 ($23)
40” flat screen TV COL$1,306,560 ($407)
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) COL$337,089 ($105)
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) COL$22,789 ($7)
Hourly rate for cleaning help COL$29,844 ($9)
Clothes [Edit]
COP USD
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) COL$167,490 ($52)
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) COL$124,256 ($39)
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) COL$247,840 ($77)
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes COL$241,347 ($75)
Transportation [Edit]
COP USD
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new COL$56,973,800 ($17,737)
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas COL$3,046 ($0.95)
Monthly ticket public transport COL$125,003 ($39)
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) COL$26,767 ($8)
Personal Care [Edit]
COP USD
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) COL$18,483 ($5.75)
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) COL$23,574 ($7)
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) COL$86,572 ($27)
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) COL$25,511 ($8)
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) COL$15,285 ($4.76)
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) COL$15,529 ($4.83)
4 rolls of toilet paper COL$6,472 ($2.01)
Tube of toothpaste COL$5,986 ($1.86)
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city COL$16,937 ($5.27)
Entertainment [Edit]
COP USD
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub COL$46,367 ($14)
2 tickets to the movies COL$26,144 ($8)
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) COL$128,413 ($40)
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert COL$116,001 ($36)
1 cocktail drink in downtown club COL$19,016 ($5.92)
Cappuccino in expat area of the city COL$6,594 ($2.05)
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) COL$4,946 ($1.54)
iPad Wi-Fi 128GB COL$1,512,950 ($471)
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) COL$303 ($0.09)
1 month of gym membership in business district COL$127,349 ($40)
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes COL$5,759 ($1.79)
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 3,177 prices entered by 360 different people.
Latest price update: July 15, 2019

Bogotá position in our World Ranking

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256th
out of 317
latin america
35th
out of 48
colombia
1st
out of 4

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