Cost of living in San Juan, Argentina

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Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district ARS $43
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) ARS $40
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast ARS $2.90
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk ARS $12
12 eggs, large ARS $2.73
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes ARS $16
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese ARS $3.97
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples ARS $3.73
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes ARS $5.79
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket ARS $1.65
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality ARS $14
2 liters of Coca-Cola ARS $9
Bread for 2 people for 1 day ARS $7
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area ARS $3,673
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area ARS $2,732
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat ARS $797
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area ARS $4,301
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area ARS $1,692
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio ARS $578
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) ARS $249
40” flat screen TV ARS $4,829
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) ARS $1,060
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) ARS $35
Hourly rate for cleaning help ARS $69
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) ARS $488
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) ARS $45
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) ARS $85
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes ARS $92
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new ARS $78,959
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas ARS $11
Monthly ticket public transport ARS $30
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) ARS $14
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) ARS $8
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) ARS $58
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) -
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) ARS $14
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) ARS $14
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) ARS $15
4 rolls of toilet paper ARS $10
Tube of toothpaste ARS $12
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city ARS $22
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub ARS $156
2 tickets to the movies ARS $14
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) ARS $100
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert ARS $50
1 cocktail drink in downtown club ARS $15
Cappuccino in expat area of the city ARS $2.61
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) ARS $1.87
iPad Air 2, 64GB -
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) ARS $0.30
1 month of gym membership in business district ARS $45
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes ARS $6
WARNING!  These prices are based on only a few data points. At this point they are mostly a guess. They are based on less than 10 prices entered by less than 5 different people.
Latest price update: September 22, 2017.

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