Chile vs Philippines - Cost of Living Comparison

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Chile Philippines
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1021
$613
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2465
$1580
🏠 One person rent
$474
$286
🏘️ Family rent
$833
$590
🍽️ Food expenses
$346
$231
🚐 Transport expenses
$109
$33.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$678
$350
💸 GDP per capita
$15356
$3499
😃 Human freedom index
8.06
6.52
❤️ Life expectancy
78.9
69.3
👮 Corruption perceptions index
67
33
🌐 English speaking %
9.5%
58.2%
🎓 Higher education
86
58
😀 Quality of life
64
45
🏙️ Population
19.5M
109M

The average cost of living in Chile ($1021) is 66% more expensive than in the Philippines ($613). Chile ranked 76th vs 152nd for the Philippines 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 0.6 months in the Philippines. Ranked 51st and 95th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Chile vs the Philippines

We calculate prices for Chile and the Philippines as a population-weighted mean of 46 and 86 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 Philippines
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$10.1
$3.41
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$41.6
$19.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.76
$3.04
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.4
$1.27
 Cappuccino
$3.31
$2.26
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.44
$0.72
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$456
$278
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$360
$168
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$837
$707
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$663
$398
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$73.4
$62.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$113
$96.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$22.2
$34.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.28%
7.29%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2235
$2242
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2216
$1294
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.84
$0.32
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$43.4
$12.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$11.3
$3.23
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.45
$1.25
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.21
$1.74
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.27
$1.22
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.35
$0.92
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.3
$1.83
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.4
$6.31
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.43
$4.16
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.2
$6.74
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.77
$2.92
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.7
$1.48
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$2.63
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.67
$1.6
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.98
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.34
$2.53
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.79
$0.51
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.26
$1.48
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.95
$7.54
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.32
$1.16
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.28
$2.53
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.45
$3.85
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.43
$3.05
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.19
$1.48
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.32
$1.53
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$40.3
$36.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.2
$5.21
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$42
$13.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$14.4
$4.62
👖 Brand Jeans
$49
$40.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$68.2
$68.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$351
$172
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5445
$5553

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Chile

City Cost of living Population
Santiago
$1177
6.26M
San Bernardo
$763
301K
Antofagasta
$1148
349K
Puente Alto
$814
574K
Los Angeles
$837
143K
Vina del Mar
$933
333K
Calama
$772
158K
Iquique
$926
188K
Copiapo
$882
151K
Coquimbo
$851
204K
Valparaiso
$883
297K
Temuco
$874
282K
Concepcion
$945
218K
La Serena
$856
195K
Rancagua
$894
231K
Osorno
$818
147K
Talcahuano
$743
148K
Chillan
$697
164K
Punta Arenas
$1064
123K
Valdivia
$921
150K
Arica
$775
202K
Puerto Montt
$902
170K
Quilpue
$864
148K
Talca
$778
206K
Curico
$750
162K
Coronel
$819
116K
Villa Alemana
$844
125K
Linares
$942
73.6K
San Antonio
$1201
86.2K
Ovalle
$694
75.9K

In the Philippines

City Cost of living Population
Quezon
$766
2.96M
Manila
$780
1.85M
Davao
$613
1.78M
Taguig
$997
887K
Makati
$821
630K
Caloocan
$759
1.66M
Valenzuela
$433
715K
Pasig
$853
803K
Las Pinas
$555
606K
Cebu
$752
964K
Paranaque
$637
690K
Muntinlupa
$706
543K
San Jose del Monte
$497
652K
La Union
$564
822K
Dasmarinas
$433
703K
Marikina
$497
456K
Pasay
$649
441K
Antipolo
$549
887K
Cagayan de Oro
$560
728K
General Trias
$596
451K
Zamboanga
$465
977K
Mandaluyong
$778
426K
Bacoor
$491
665K
Imus
$590
497K
Palawan
$651
940K
Calamba
$456
540K
General Santos
$495
697K
Lapu-Lapu
$663
498K
Santa Rosa
$678
415K
Angeles
$647
463K