Chile vs Netherlands - Cost of Living Comparison

Chile Netherlands
🚶 Cost of living one person
$840
$1680
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2011
$4007
🏠 One person rent
$396
$1007
🏘️ Family rent
$669
$1696
🍽️ Food expenses
$277
$428
🚐 Transport expenses
$92.2
$118
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$629
$3060
💸 GDP per capita
$13232
$52396
😃 Human freedom index
8.44
8.78
❤️ Life expectancy
80.3
81.4
👮 Corruption perceptions index
67
82
🌐 English speaking %
9.5%
90.9%
🎓 Higher education
85
97
😀 Quality of life
65
82
🏙️ Population
19.5M
17.3M

The average cost of living in Chile ($840) is 50% less expensive than in the Netherlands ($1680). Chile ranked 93rd vs 18th for the Netherlands 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 Chile compared to 1.8 months in the Netherlands. Ranked 45th and 8th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Chile vs the Netherlands

We calculate prices for Chile and the Netherlands as a population-weighted mean of 46 and 70 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.

Chile Netherlands
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$7.81
$15.1
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$33.2
$62.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.03
$8.97
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.93
$4.92
 Cappuccino
$2.83
$3.06
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.17
$2.61
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$394
$998
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$297
$802
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$688
$1737
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$526
$1397
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57.6
$123
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$89
$190
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$21.7
$42.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.34%
2.21%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1981
$5129
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1806
$3708
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.76
$3.42
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$41.1
$85.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$8.9
$23.6
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.14
$2.11
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.98
$1.05
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.89
$1.72
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.98
$1.83
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.53
$2.32
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.09
$11
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.89
$8.23
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.3
$24.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.5
$2.63
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.2
$1.39
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.41
$1.48
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.4
$2.55
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1
$1.2
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.05
$0.94
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.68
$0.49
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.88
$2.61
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.47
$6.25
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.21
$1.24
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.65
$8.03
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.87
$5.48
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.79
$3.67
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.98
$1.68
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2
$2.15
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$32.2
$35.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.3
$12
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$36.8
$51.4
💇 Haircut, simple
$9.56
$17.8
👖 Brand Jeans
$43.8
$82.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$55.6
$93
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$318
$1591
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5048
$7919

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Cities Comparison in Chile vs the Netherlands

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Chile

City Cost of living Population
Santiago
$960
6.26M
Antofagasta
$1034
349K
Puente Alto
$732
574K
Temuco
$697
282K
Los Angeles
$847
143K
San Bernardo
$719
301K
Vina del Mar
$737
333K
Coquimbo
$718
204K
Copiapo
$754
151K
Rancagua
$673
231K
Valparaiso
$631
297K
Iquique
$843
188K
La Serena
$730
195K
Osorno
$643
147K
Calama
$693
158K
Talcahuano
$694
148K
Quilpue
$707
148K
Punta Arenas
$832
123K
Puerto Montt
$660
170K
Concepcion
$674
218K
Villa Alemana
$654
125K
Chillan
$703
164K
Talca
$679
206K
Valdivia
$719
150K
Coronel
$669
116K
Curico
$663
162K
San Antonio
$700
86.2K
Arica
$633
202K
Ovalle
$584
75.9K
Linares
$718
73.6K

In the Netherlands

City Cost of living Population
Amsterdam
$2160
860K
Rotterdam
$1660
631K
The Hague
$1642
548K
Utrecht
$1723
359K
Breda
$1673
183K
Eindhoven
$1658
236K
Almere
$1663
215K
Haarlem
$2033
163K
Enschede
$1562
160K
Tilburg
$1554
222K
Apeldoorn
$2024
161K
Arnhem
$1539
162K
's-Hertogenbosch
$1592
144K
Groningen
$1538
201K
Nijmegen
$1586
177K
Leiden
$1846
124K
Maastricht
$1654
120K
Delft
$1501
104K
Zwolle
$1427
130K
Venlo
$1522
102K
Hilversum
$1851
91.2K
Emmen
$1302
107K
Heerlen
$1393
86.9K
Deventer
$1225
101K
Purmerend
$1643
81.7K
Lelystad
$1704
79.8K
Roosendaal
$1583
77K
Leeuwarden
$1409
92.1K
Ede
$1602
72.5K
Roermond
$1496
57.3K