Italy vs Uruguay - Cost of Living Comparison

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Italy Uruguay
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1423
$1202
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3491
$2934
🏠 One person rent
$710
$514
🏘️ Family rent
$1265
$868
🍽️ Food expenses
$478
$457
🚐 Transport expenses
$94.6
$110
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1686
$1090
💸 GDP per capita
$34776
$20795
😃 Human freedom index
7.95
7.96
❤️ Life expectancy
82.8
75.4
👮 Corruption perceptions index
56
73
🌐 English speaking %
28.5%
24%
🎓 Higher education
92
64
😀 Quality of life
78
66
🏙️ Population
60.3M
3.46M

The average cost of living in Italy ($1423) is 18% more expensive than in Uruguay ($1202). Italy ranked 36th vs 51st for Uruguay in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.2 months in Italy compared to 0.9 months in Uruguay. Ranked 32nd and 48th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Italy vs Uruguay

We calculate prices for Italy and Uruguay as a population-weighted mean of 148 and 15 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.

Italy Uruguay
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$15.3
$14.1
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$60.7
$43.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$10.2
$10.2
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.17
$3.34
 Cappuccino
$1.73
$4.18
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.46
$1.97
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$729
$516
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$512
$365
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1424
$885
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$946
$661
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$124
$81
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$191
$125
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$29.3
$37.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.7%
7.83%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4411
$2833
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2517
$2183
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.74
$1.29
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$38.6
$47.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.4
$16.4
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.97
$1.89
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.53
$1.1
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.94
$2.38
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.51
$1.61
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.75
$4.25
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.4
$13.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.3
$9.49
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$17.8
$10.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.18
$2.25
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2
$2.46
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.31
$1.42
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.93
$2.79
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.64
$1.72
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.53
$1.76
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.33
$1.07
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.18
$3.35
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.09
$7.84
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.61
$2.21
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.3
$4.95
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$10.7
$10.2
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.37
$7.29
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.28
$2.5
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.29
$4.25
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$51.8
$48.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$9.56
$9.11
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$91.4
$45.4
💇 Haircut, simple
$15.4
$9.62
👖 Brand Jeans
$79.1
$89.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$87.7
$111
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$516
$375
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10263
$7208

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Italy

City Cost of living Population
Rome
$1697
2.87M
Milan
$2074
1.37M
Turin
$1369
871K
Naples
$1337
966K
Genoa
$1450
559K
Palermo
$1150
668K
Bologna
$1602
393K
Florence
$1619
381K
Bari
$1324
323K
Verona
$1400
257K
Venice
$1438
255K
Catania
$1163
312K
Prato
$1443
193K
Messina
$1122
234K
Padua
$1593
210K
Trieste
$1279
204K
Brescia
$1472
197K
Parma
$1440
196K
Modena
$1550
185K
Reggio Emilia
$1341
172K
Livorno
$1383
158K
Latina
$1049
126K
Foggia
$1136
147K
Rimini
$1466
149K
Perugia
$1056
166K
Taranto
$1121
198K
Ravenna
$1132
159K
Forli
$1523
118K
Monza
$1567
124K
Bergamo
$1302
121K

In Uruguay

City Cost of living Population
Montevideo
$1311
1.32M
Ciudad de la Costa
$1186
112K
Salto
$1047
125K
Maldonado
$989
86.8K
Paysandu
$894
76.4K
Melo
$785
51.8K
Rivera
$837
64.5K
Tacuarembo
$900
54.8K
Barros Blancos
$1187
31.7K
Mercedes
$1064
42K
Minas
$1186
38.4K
Durazno
$1101
34.4K
Florida
$1123
33.6K
Artigas
$957
40.7K
Punta del Este
$1672
9.28K