Cost of living in Bogotá, Colombia

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

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Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district COL$13,507
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) COL$15,798
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast COL$7,823
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk COL$2,593
12 eggs, large COL$5,124
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes COL$2,801
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese COL$7,763
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples COL$4,619
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes COL$2,081
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket COL$2,699
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality COL$39,527
2 liters of Coca-Cola COL$3,642
Bread for 2 people for 1 day COL$2,022
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area COL$2,963,600
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area COL$1,556,880
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat COL$382,904
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area COL$2,006,620
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area COL$1,077,580
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio COL$259,108
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) COL$78,234
40” flat screen TV COL$1,370,160
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) COL$311,999
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) COL$22,879
Hourly rate for cleaning help COL$17,193
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) COL$168,767
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) COL$140,591
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) COL$261,959
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes COL$228,775
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new COL$58,346,800
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas COL$2,955
Monthly ticket public transport COL$122,136
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) COL$27,241
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) COL$17,456
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) COL$24,206
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) COL$104,170
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) COL$23,888
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) COL$13,232
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) COL$16,073
4 rolls of toilet paper COL$6,115
Tube of toothpaste COL$4,759
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city COL$14,573
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub COL$50,596
2 tickets to the movies COL$25,035
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) COL$154,927
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert COL$114,910
1 cocktail drink in downtown club COL$18,786
Cappuccino in expat area of the city COL$5,973
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) COL$6,317
iPad Wi-Fi 128GB COL$1,772,400
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) COL$277
1 month of gym membership in business district COL$127,347
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes COL$5,498
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 2,692 prices entered by 313 different people.
Latest price update: March 24, 2019

Bogotá position in our World Ranking

the world
264th
out of 331
latin america
33rd
out of 47
colombia
1st
out of 4

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