Cost of Living in Nicaragua

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 4.00 $ 2.75-6.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 28.00 $ 16.20-50.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 $ 5.00-8.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1.25 $ 0.86-2.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.20 $ 1.74-3.00
Cappuccino (regular) 2.09 $ 1.04-5.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.81 $ 0.58-1.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.77 $ 0.55-1.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.66 $ 3.00-4.66
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.19 $ 0.64-2.00
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.46 $ 0.33-0.51
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.87 $ 1.20-2.20
Local Cheese (1 lb) 1.42 $ 0.61-2.23
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.33 $ 1.00-2.87
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.15 $ 1.86-4.00
Apples (1 lb) 1.68 $ 1.23-2.87
Banana (1 lb) 0.73 $ 0.23-1.00
Oranges (1 lb) 1.06 $ 0.46-1.13
Tomato (1 lb) 0.67 $ 0.40-0.91
Potato (1 lb) 0.61 $ 0.41-0.90
Onion (1 lb) 0.74 $ 0.50-1.00
Lettuce (1 head) 0.91 $ 0.76-1.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.92 $ 0.62-1.36
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.00 $ 6.00-15.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.22 $ 0.71-1.52
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.99 $ 1.20-2.44
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 2.92 $ 2.42-3.35
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.23 $ 0.08-2.15
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9.57 $ 6.60-56.10
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.00 $ 0.60-2.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.36 $ 0.92-3.22
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 6.05 $ 5.00-10.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.76 $ 3.97-5.73
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 16,000.00 $ 14,337.44-18,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,500.00 $ 20,000.00-25,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 64.59 $ 45.00-125.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.31 $ 0.10-0.40
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 57.91 $ 36.99-110.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 27.66 $ 14.87-35.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.80 $ 4.00-30.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 5.93 $ 4.00-10.25
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 150.73 $ 100.00-300.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 4,585.57 $ 3,000.00-6,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 46.54 $ 20.00-70.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 37.93 $ 15.00-58.60
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 66.82 $ 31.97-117.20
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 74.27 $ 30.00-100.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 244.37 $ 149.27-500.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 191.76 $ 130.00-450.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 498.02 $ 250.00-800.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 371.52 $ 250.00-500.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 96.93 $ 55.74-130.06
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 54.28 $ 27.87-84.64
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 287.61 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 12.84 10.00-18.00

Prices in Nicaragua

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