Bolivia vs Taiwan - Cost of Living Comparison

Bolivia Taiwan
🚶 Cost of living one person
$703
$981
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1661
$2749
🏠 One person rent
$285
$371
🏘️ Family rent
$416
$835
🍽️ Food expenses
$234
$394
🚐 Transport expenses
$99.2
$105
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$472
$1386
💸 GDP per capita
$3133
$24828
😃 Human freedom index
6.94
8.68
❤️ Life expectancy
71.8
80.2
👮 Corruption perceptions index
30
68
🌐 English speaking %
4%
30%
🎓 Higher education
46
91
😀 Quality of life
45
80
🏙️ Population
11.1M
23.6M

The average cost of living in Bolivia ($703) is 28% less expensive than in Taiwan ($981). Bolivia ranked 120th vs 68th for Taiwan in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months in Bolivia compared to 1.4 months in Taiwan. Ranked 110th and 13th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Bolivia vs Taiwan

We calculate prices for Bolivia and Taiwan as a population-weighted mean of 10 and 17 cities, respectively. Since large cities tend to have a higher cost of living, it's better to visit specific city pages below for more relevant information.

Bolivia Taiwan
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.77
$3.74
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$13.2
$27.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.46
$4.76
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.46
$2.35
 Cappuccino
$3.22
$2.9
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.88
$0.97
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$302
$409
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$205
$271
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$464
$1052
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$309
$657
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$27.3
$48.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$42.1
$74.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$33.5
$23.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
7.82%
1.84%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1104
$6856
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$872
$4455
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.55
$0.82
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$30.4
$37.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$13
$9.03
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.59
$1.04
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.97
$3.11
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.78
$1.75
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.74
$3.08
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.54
$2.51
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.71
$16.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.87
$8.56
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.05
$21.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.99
$4.08
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$1.99
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.5
$2.53
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.12
$3.36
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.06
$2.81
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.04
$2.19
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.7
$0.8
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.59
$1.54
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.18
$13.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.73
$1.73
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.36
$3.91
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.12
$11.6
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.05
$7.12
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.55
$2.07
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.94
$2.61
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$40.4
$36.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.6
$9.8
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$31.1
$46.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.69
$14.9
👖 Brand Jeans
$51.2
$70
👟 Brand Sneakers
$83.2
$82.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$209
$483
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3672
$10628

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Bolivia

City Cost of living Population
Santa Cruz de la Sierra
$748
3.15M
La Paz
$728
2.87M
Cochabamba
$582
632K
El Alto
$709
842K
Oruro
$656
265K
Potosi
$588
190K
Sacaba
$590
172K
Tarija
$536
180K
Sucre
$547
300K
Trinidad
$555
101K

In Taiwan

City Cost of living Population
New Taipei
$1064
4.36M
Taipei
$1271
2.6M
Taoyuan
$854
2.44M
Kaohsiung
$914
2.73M
Taichung
$927
3.03M
Tainan
$859
1.87M
Hsinchu
$807
499K
Zhubei
$1006
194K
Chiayi
$882
252K
Changhua
$842
235K
Keelung
$973
367K
Kinmen
$828
139K
Miaoli
$708
87.7K
Taitung
$1091
109K
Douliu
$827
108K
Nantou
$828
102K
Yilan
$758
95.9K