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Cost of Living in Bolivia

Cost of Living in Bolivia

Cost of Living in Bolivia

Summary:

  • Family of four estimated monthly costs are 1710.48$ (11,718.91Bs.) without rent.
  • A single person estimated monthly costs are 477.16$ (3,269.16Bs.) without rent

Restaurants
 

Range

Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 Bs. 12.0050.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 138.50 Bs. 80.00300.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 45.00 Bs. 35.0050.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 14.00 Bs. 8.2425.00
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 20.00 Bs. 12.0030.00
Cappuccino (regular) 17.90 Bs. 10.0025.00
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 5.61 Bs. 4.0010.00
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 4.85 Bs. 4.008.00

Markets
 

Range

Milk (regular), (1 liter) 6.52 Bs. 5.008.00
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 8.18 Bs. 4.4115.00
Rice (white), (1kg) 7.55 Bs. 5.0010.00
Eggs (regular) (12) 10.29 Bs. 6.0013.20
Local Cheese (1kg) 31.76 Bs. 18.0088.00
Chicken Fillets (1kg) 24.55 Bs. 12.0040.00
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 42.48 Bs. 28.0050.00
Apples (1kg) 15.95 Bs. 5.0035.00
Banana (1kg) 8.59 Bs. 4.0020.00
Oranges (1kg) 9.59 Bs. 4.0020.00
Tomato (1kg) 7.36 Bs. 4.0012.00
Potato (1kg) 7.18 Bs. 4.0015.00
Onion (1kg) 6.30 Bs. 4.0010.00
Lettuce (1 head) 5.55 Bs. 2.0010.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 6.94 Bs. 5.0012.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 40.60 Bs. 20.0060.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 12.20 Bs. 10.0017.00
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 18.24 Bs. 11.0026.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 18.50 Bs. 15.0025.00

Transportation
 

Range

One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 Bs. 2.003.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 215.00 Bs. 0.00434.78
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 10.00 Bs. 7.0020.00
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 10.00 Bs. 5.0020.00
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 Bs. 30.0070.00
Gasoline (1 liter) 3.79 Bs. 3.504.00
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 105,000.00 Bs. 100,000.00130,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 146,206.09 Bs. 126,000.00167,000.00

Utilities (Monthly)
 

Range

Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 242.54 Bs. 136.00500.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.38 Bs. 1.001.80
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 394.76 Bs. 240.36600.00

Sports And Leisure
 

Range

Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 279.75 Bs. 150.00350.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 90.49 Bs. 50.00150.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 50.00 Bs. 35.0060.00

Childcare
 

Range

Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,329.11 Bs. 700.002,500.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 22,242.38 Bs. 10,800.0042,000.00

Clothing And Shoes
 

Range

1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 324.42 Bs. 130.00500.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, …) 323.56 Bs. 120.00650.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 483.84 Bs. 300.00700.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 434.44 Bs. 250.00800.00

Rent Per Month
 

Range

Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,183.36 Bs. 1,500.003,500.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,505.65 Bs. 1,000.002,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,661.22 Bs. 2,500.005,150.64
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,732.80 Bs. 1,800.004,176.00

Buy Apartment Price
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 7,969.54 Bs. 6,500.0010,301.28
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 5,844.94 Bs. 4,176.008,000.00

Salaries And Financing
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,423.81 Bs.
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 8.54 6.0012.00

Prices in Bolivia

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Last update: May 2022
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