Glasgow vs Lima - Cost of Living Comparison

Glasgow Lima
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1533
$802
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3750
$1927
🏠 One person rent
$841
$370
🏘️ Family rent
$1500
$627
🍽️ Food expenses
$409
$228
🚐 Transport expenses
$142
$137
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3163
$457
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
11 km
9 km
🎓 Higher education
94
80
😀 Quality of life
96
67
🏙️ Population
626K
9.67M

The cost of living in Glasgow is 91% more expensive than in Lima. Cities ranked 2601st and 6060th ($1533 vs $802) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 78th and 1st in the United Kingdom and Peru, respectively. Check the United Kingdom vs Peru comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.1 months in Glasgow compared to 0.6 months in Lima. Glasgow ranked 2nd best city to live in the United Kingdom vs Lima ranked 1st in Peru, while ranked 11th and 3399th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Glasgow vs Lima

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Glasgow Lima
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$17.1
$4.69
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$67.6
$17.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.14
$5.11
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.83
$2.15
 Cappuccino
$3.48
$3.08
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.73
$0.79
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$848
$453
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$650
$275
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1683
$763
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1189
$497
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$118
$34.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$178
$52.7
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$34.1
$24.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.24%
8.59%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5597
$1846
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2871
$1371
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.01
$0.51
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$92.5
$23.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$13.4
$12.1
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.89
$1.35
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.14
$1.2
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.27
$1.12
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
$0.83
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.5
$1.81
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.15
$6.71
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.9
$4.64
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$7.69
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$1.42
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$0.96
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$0.97
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.85
$0.98
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$0.7
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$0.84
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$0.47
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.46
$2.04
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.44
$9.39
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.05
$1.52
🚬 Cigarette pack
$15.1
$4.44
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.76
$5.6
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.69
$4.65
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.17
$1.33
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.16
$1.54
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$32.6
$39
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.1
$4.78
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$100
$21.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.7
$8.01
👖 Brand Jeans
$75.5
$40
👟 Brand Sneakers
$81.7
$63.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$858
$193
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14519
$5923

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Cities near Glasgow

Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 6.9 mi East Kilbride
$1500
11 km or 7.1 mi Paisley
$1498
16 km or 10 mi Hamilton
$1497
19 km or 12 mi Cumbernauld
$1505
32 km or 20 mi Kilmarnock
$1148
34 km or 21 mi Greenock
$1198
35 km or 21 mi Stirling
$1282
37 km or 23 mi Irvine
$1496
40 km or 25 mi Alloa
$1497
46 km or 29 mi Livingston
$1378
50 km or 31 mi Ayr
$955
54 km or 34 mi Dunfermline
$1384
66 km or 41 mi Edinburgh
$1695
73 km or 45 mi Kirkcaldy
$1285
78 km or 49 mi Perth
$1553
97 km or 60 mi Dumfries
$1200
104 km or 65 mi Dundee
$1157
136 km or 85 mi Carlisle
$1273
152 km or 94 mi Whitehaven
$1461
161 km or 100 mi Bangor
$1128
170 km or 106 mi Newtownabbey
$1498
176 km or 110 mi Belfast
$1545
181 km or 112 mi Inverness
$1406
187 km or 116 mi Lisburn
$1495
191 km or 119 mi Douglas
$1482
193 km or 120 mi Newcastle upon Tyne
$1340
195 km or 121 mi Aberdeen
$1302
196 km or 121 mi Gateshead
$1498
200 km or 124 mi Jarrow
$1496
201 km or 125 mi Tynemouth
$1496
202 km or 126 mi South Shields
$1502
203 km or 126 mi Washington
$1495
207 km or 128 mi Elgin
$1409
208 km or 129 mi Durham
$1372
210 km or 131 mi Sunderland
$1321
211 km or 131 mi Bishop Auckland
$1492
218 km or 135 mi Derry
$1261
219 km or 136 mi Morecambe
$1408
222 km or 138 mi Lancaster
$1424
227 km or 141 mi Darlington
$1211

Cities near Lima

Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 6.8 mi Callao
$687
64 km or 40 mi Huaral
$557
122 km or 76 mi Huacho
$509
198 km or 123 mi Huancayo
$431
205 km or 128 mi Pisco
$524
251 km or 156 mi Huanuco
$561
265 km or 165 mi Ica
$508
285 km or 177 mi Huaraz
$449
329 km or 204 mi Ayacucho
$480
372 km or 231 mi Chimbote
$430
483 km or 300 mi Abancay
$559
489 km or 304 mi Trujillo
$562
490 km or 304 mi Pucallpa
$503
567 km or 352 mi Cajamarca
$495
572 km or 355 mi Cusco
$541
623 km or 387 mi Tarapoto
$472
655 km or 407 mi Chachapoyas
$500
663 km or 412 mi Chiclayo
$482
685 km or 426 mi Cruzeiro do Sul
$553
732 km or 455 mi Jaen
$501
765 km or 475 mi Arequipa
$532
838 km or 521 mi Juliaca
$576
855 km or 531 mi Puerto Maldonado
$501
858 km or 533 mi Piura
$571
866 km or 538 mi Puno
$462
891 km or 554 mi Sullana
$500
896 km or 557 mi Paita
$505
927 km or 576 mi Loja
$567
952 km or 591 mi Talara
$471
987 km or 614 mi Mancora
$465
988 km or 614 mi Tacna
$421
1014 km or 630 mi Iquitos
$637
1014 km or 630 mi Arica
$633
1015 km or 631 mi Tumbes
$455
1029 km or 639 mi Machala
$686
1032 km or 642 mi Rio Branco
$693
1041 km or 647 mi Cuenca
$741
1073 km or 666 mi El Alto
$709
1077 km or 669 mi La Paz
$728
1138 km or 707 mi Milagro
$677