Cost of living in Peru

Map of Cost of Living in Peru


This map shows only the top cities in Peru. We also have on this page a list of all the cities available in Expatistan.

The color of the markers corresponds with the Cost of Living in the city. Red markers show more expensive cities, green ones show cheaper cities.
The size of the markers correspond with the population of each city.
Moving the mouse on top of a city will show its name and the Cost of Living Index of the city.

What is the Cost of Living Index? To calculate each cities' Cost of Living Index value, we start by assigning a value of 100 to a central reference city (that happens to be Prague). Once the reference point has been established, the Price Index value of every other city in the database is calculated by comparing their cost of living to the cost of living in Prague.
Therefore, if a city has a Price Index of 134, that means that living there is 34% more expensive than living in Prague.

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Recent Prices Added

  • Public transport in Lima costs S/. 60 (2 days ago)
  • 1 pack of marlboro cigarettes in Puno costs S/. 10 (2 days ago)
  • 1 month of gym membership in business district in Puno costs S/. 80 (2 days ago)
  • 1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) in Puno costs S/. 0.50 (2 days ago)
  • Ipad air 2, 64gb in Puno costs S/. 1,200 (2 days ago)
  • 500 ml beer in neighbourhood pub in Puno costs S/. 6.00 (2 days ago)
  • Cappuccino in expat area of the city in Puno costs S/. 8 (2 days ago)
  • Cocktail drink in downtown club in Puno costs S/. 20 (2 days ago)
  • Nice dinner at an italian restaurant, dinner for two in Puno costs S/. 45 (2 days ago)
  • 2 tickets to the movies in Puno costs S/. 18 (2 days ago)