Gothenburg vs Lima - Cost of Living Comparison

Gothenburg Lima
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1442
$802
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3145
$1927
🏠 One person rent
$743
$370
🏘️ Family rent
$1187
$627
🍽️ Food expenses
$427
$228
🚐 Transport expenses
$146
$137
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2915
$457
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
13 km
9 km
🎓 Higher education
46
80
😀 Quality of life
92
67
🏙️ Population
605K
9.67M

The cost of living in Gothenburg is 80% more expensive than in Lima. Cities ranked 2868th and 6060th ($1442 vs $802) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 8th and 1st in Sweden and Peru, respectively. Check Sweden vs Peru comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2 months in Gothenburg compared to 0.6 months in Lima. Gothenburg ranked 2nd best city to live in Sweden vs Lima ranked 1st in Peru, while ranked 63rd and 3399th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Gothenburg vs Lima

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Gothenburg Lima
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.81
$4.69
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$49.8
$17.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.51
$5.11
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$6.14
$2.15
 Cappuccino
$3.86
$3.08
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.89
$0.79
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$839
$453
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$582
$275
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1364
$763
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$952
$497
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$79.4
$34.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$122
$52.7
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$30.6
$24.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.56%
8.59%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6222
$1846
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3932
$1371
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.41
$0.51
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$79.1
$23.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.3
$12.1
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.77
$1.35
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.23
$1.2
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.18
$1.12
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$0.83
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.18
$1.81
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.87
$6.71
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.2
$4.64
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.7
$7.69
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.76
$1.42
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$0.96
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.37
$0.97
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.07
$0.98
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
$0.7
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.21
$0.84
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.03
$0.47
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.09
$2.04
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.94
$9.39
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.77
$1.52
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.38
$4.44
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.31
$5.6
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.9
$4.65
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.74
$1.33
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.96
$1.54
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$30.6
$39
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$14.3
$4.78
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.1
$21.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$23.9
$8.01
👖 Brand Jeans
$87
$40
👟 Brand Sneakers
$88.3
$63.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$124
$193
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3132
$5923

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Distance City Cost of living
2.8 km or 1.7 mi Molndal
$1466
58 km or 36 mi Boras
$1132
66 km or 41 mi Varberg
$1244
70 km or 44 mi Trollhattan
$1057
76 km or 47 mi Uddevalla
$1118
80 km or 50 mi Vanersborg
$1249
90 km or 56 mi Frederikshavn
$1108
126 km or 78 mi Halmstad
$1218
130 km or 81 mi Jonkoping
$1380
134 km or 83 mi Varnamo
$1154
136 km or 84 mi Skovde
$1296
142 km or 88 mi Aalborg
$1405
150 km or 93 mi Ljungby
$1319
157 km or 98 mi Mariestad
$1251
164 km or 102 mi Halden
$1571
167 km or 104 mi Angelholm
$1242
179 km or 111 mi Randers
$1376
182 km or 113 mi Fredrikstad
$1822
186 km or 115 mi Sarpsborg
$1554
186 km or 115 mi Helsingor
$1489
186 km or 116 mi Vetlanda
$1271
187 km or 116 mi Helsingborg
$1356
191 km or 118 mi Vaxjo
$1218
191 km or 119 mi Larvik
$1899
192 km or 119 mi Sandefjord
$1683
194 km or 121 mi Hillerod
$1721
199 km or 124 mi Hassleholm
$1059
200 km or 124 mi Aarhus
$1568
202 km or 125 mi Horsholm
$1491
202 km or 126 mi Tonsberg
$1704
206 km or 128 mi Landskrona
$980
207 km or 129 mi Viborg
$1265
208 km or 129 mi Arendal
$1608
210 km or 131 mi Karlstad
$1135
212 km or 132 mi Moss
$1870
212 km or 132 mi Porsgrunn
$1640
213 km or 132 mi Horten
$1739
216 km or 134 mi Gentofte
$1486
222 km or 138 mi Skien
$1688
223 km or 138 mi Arvika
$1201

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