Cost of living in Lima, Peru vs Buenos Aires, Argentina

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TOTAL + 24%
These prices were last updated on December 03, 2020. Exchange rate: 22.603 ARS / PEN *
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Cost of living in Lima (Peru) is 24% more expensive than in Buenos Aires (Argentina)

For example, you would need at least ARS $142,383 (S/. 6,299) in Lima to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with ARS $115,000 in Buenos Aires.

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