Chile vs Portugal - Cost of Living Comparison

Chile Portugal
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1040
$1180
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2487
$2732
🏠 One person rent
$487
$688
🏘️ Family rent
$833
$1173
🍽️ Food expenses
$351
$321
🚐 Transport expenses
$110
$53.6
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$735
$1153
💸 GDP per capita
$15356
$24275
😃 Human freedom index
8.06
8.2
❤️ Life expectancy
78.9
81.1
👮 Corruption perceptions index
67
62
🌐 English speaking %
9.5%
27.3%
🎓 Higher education
86
87
😀 Quality of life
66
76
🏙️ Population
19.5M
10.3M

The average cost of living in Chile ($1040) is 12% less expensive than in Portugal ($1180). Chile ranked 73rd vs 53rd for Portugal 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 months in Portugal. Ranked 49th and 37th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Chile vs Portugal

We calculate prices for Chile and Portugal as a population-weighted mean of 46 and 124 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 Portugal
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$10.2
$9.35
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$38.9
$37.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.93
$7.69
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.56
$2.07
 Cappuccino
$3.58
$1.71
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.46
$1.56
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$485
$705
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$372
$535
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$877
$1266
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$660
$946
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$68.9
$81.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$106
$126
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$23.5
$38.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.09%
3.53%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2379
$3079
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2321
$2151
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.9
$1.95
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$46.6
$40.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$10.8
$11.6
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.51
$2.09
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.26
$0.88
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.22
$1.25
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.3
$1.22
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.36
$2.51
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12
$9.44
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.59
$6.52
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.1
$11.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.79
$1.83
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.35
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.74
$1.5
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.72
$1.94
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.26
$1.21
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.35
$1.42
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.84
$0.42
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.27
$2.34
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.45
$4.73
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$1.24
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.46
$5.72
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.44
$6.57
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.43
$5.72
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.2
$2.37
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.32
$2.5
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.8
$38.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.34
$7.77
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$41.6
$69.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$14.3
$13.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$50.6
$77.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$70.2
$73.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$377
$372
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5692
$8086

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In Chile

City Cost of living Population
Santiago
$1191
6.26M
San Bernardo
$810
301K
Antofagasta
$1155
349K
Puente Alto
$860
574K
Los Angeles
$894
143K
Vina del Mar
$938
333K
Calama
$859
158K
Iquique
$1005
188K
Temuco
$882
282K
Copiapo
$879
151K
Coquimbo
$905
204K
Valparaiso
$881
297K
Rancagua
$899
231K
Concepcion
$973
218K
La Serena
$915
195K
Osorno
$795
147K
Talcahuano
$787
148K
Chillan
$711
164K
Punta Arenas
$1081
123K
Valdivia
$953
150K
Arica
$814
202K
Puerto Montt
$912
170K
Quilpue
$877
148K
Talca
$793
206K
Curico
$770
162K
Coronel
$815
116K
Villa Alemana
$864
125K
Linares
$933
73.6K
San Antonio
$1215
86.2K
Ovalle
$692
75.9K

In Portugal

City Cost of living Population
Lisbon
$1640
546K
Sintra
$1345
378K
Porto
$1278
238K
Loures
$1238
205K
Vila Nova de Gaia
$1161
302K
Odivelas
$1170
145K
Cascais
$1570
206K
Matosinhos
$1240
175K
Almada
$1494
177K
Braga
$1123
181K
Gondomar
$1126
168K
Amadora
$1308
175K
Oeiras
$1439
172K
Santa Maria da Feira
$998
139K
Leiria
$1221
127K
Coimbra
$1060
143K
Guimaraes
$1031
158K
Setubal
$1252
123K
Maia
$1139
135K
Barcelos
$1066
120K
Funchal
$1127
112K
Seixal
$857
158K
Vila Nova de Famalicao
$968
134K
Amora
$1291
48.6K
Sesimbra
$1214
52.5K
Vila Franca de Xira
$1042
137K
Vila do Conde
$900
79.5K
Valongo
$1113
93.9K
Viseu
$1013
99.3K
Barreiro
$1181
78.8K