Cost of living in Tacna, Peru

Expatistan is a collaborative effort. Comparisons improve with every new price that you enter.
We need your help! Tell us about prices in Tacna.
Page-elements
Change the currency:
Food
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district S/. 9
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) S/. 9
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast S/. 5.75
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk S/. 3.40
12 eggs, large S/. 4.25
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes S/. 1.50
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese S/. 3.00
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples S/. 4.30
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes S/. 3.00
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket S/. 2.00
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality S/. 13
2 liters of Coca-Cola S/. 5.17
Bread for 2 people for 1 day S/. 1.50
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area S/. 900
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area -
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat S/. 50
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area -
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area -
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio -
Internet 8MB (1 month) S/. 170
40” flat screen TV S/. 2,533
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) -
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) S/. 3.00
Hourly rate for cleaning help S/. 5.00
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) S/. 35
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) S/. 50
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) S/. 150
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes S/. 75
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new S/. 25,000
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas S/. 2.00
Monthly ticket public transport S/. 30
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) -
Personal Care
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) S/. 6.00
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) -
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) -
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) -
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) S/. 12
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) S/. 12
4 rolls of toilet paper S/. 2.50
Tube of toothpaste S/. 3.00
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city -
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub S/. 15
2 tickets to the movies S/. 28
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) -
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert -
1 cocktail drink in downtown club -
Cappuccino in expat area of the city -
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) S/. 5.00
iPod nano 16GB -
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) -
1 month of gym membership in business district S/. 40
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes S/. 8
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: February 03, 2015.

Do you live in Tacna? We need your help!

What is the price of

Public transport

in Tacna?

monthly ticket
S/.

International Cost of Living Index

loading...

Recent Prices Added

  • Monthly rent - 85 m2 furnished accommodation in expensive area in Abu Dhabi costs Dirham 11,000 (2 minutes ago)
  • Public transport in Honolulu, Hawaii costs $6,000 (3 minutes ago)
  • Monthly rent - 900 sqft furnished accommodation in expensive area in San Francisco, California costs $3,050 (18 minutes ago)
  • 12 doses box of antibiotics in San Diego, California costs $8 (21 minutes ago)
  • Monthly rent - 45 m2 furnished studio in expensive area in Castries, Saint Lucia costs EC$500 (25 minutes ago)
  • Monthly rent - 85 m2 furnished accommodation in expensive area in Rio de Janeiro costs R$ 3,000 (about 1 hour ago)

What do you think about the cost of living in Tacna?