Cost of Living in Guayaquil

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$841
$1990
🛋️ Without rent
$457
$1425
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$384
$565
🍽️ Food
$262
$691
🚐 Transport
$105
$291
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$481
😀 Quality of life
63
🏙️ Population
2.72M

The average cost of living in Guayaquil is $841, which is in the top 36% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 5920th out of 9294 in our global list and 1st out of 19 in Ecuador.

The median after-tax salary is $481, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months. Ranked 4548th (TOP 49%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 2nd best city to live in Ecuador. With an estimated population of 2.72M, Guayaquil is the 1st largest city in Ecuador.

✈️ Closest airport3 kmJose Joaquin de Olmedo International Airport
😷 Air qualityExcellent9.9 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank2284ESPOL Polytechnic University
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Prices in Guayaquil

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.92
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$20.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.81
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.92
 Cappuccino
$2.8
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.91
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$395
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$281
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$594
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$427
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$68.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$35.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
9.68%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1508
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1183
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$23.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$12.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.72
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.06
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.09
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.99
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.83
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.23
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.33
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.36
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.85
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.89
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.44
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.04
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.65
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.12
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.37
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.05
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.35
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.02
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.46
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.37
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$37.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.54
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$9.66
👖 Brand Jeans
$59.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$98.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$335
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$7351

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