Cost of Living Data for Ecuador

Restaurants Value Range
Inexpensive meal 3.00
207
2.50 - 5.00
Mid-range meal 17.00
204
12.00 - 27.00
Meal at McDonalds (Combo) 6.00
167
5.00 - 6.00
Domestic beer 1.14
160
1.00 - 1.20
Imported beer 2.70
125
2.00 - 3.00
Coke/Pepsi 0.80
182
0.50 - 1.00

Transportation Value Range
One-way ticket (local transport) 0.25 0.25 - 0.25
Monthly pass (regular price) 10.75 10.00 - 15.00
Taxi 8.00 3.60 - 10.00
Gasoline 2.10 1.48 - 2.50
Car (VW Golf 1.4 90kW Trendline) 25000.00 18000.00 - 30000.00

Sports and Leisure Value Range
Fitness club (monthly, adult) 43.06 30.00 - 60.00
Tennis court rent 21.12 5.00 - 30.00
Cinema (international release) 5.50 4.00 - 6.00

Rent Per Month Value Range
Apartment (1 bed) city centre 362.46 200.00 - 500.00
Apartment (1 bed) outside centre 243.61 140.00 - 400.00
Apartment (3 bed) city centre 660.00 400.00 - 1000.00
Apartment (3 bed) outside centre 494.72 325.00 - 750.00

Salaries and Financing Value Range
Net monthly disposable income 462.96 318.00 - 600.00
Annual mortgage interest rate % 10.55 5.00 - 12.00

Markets Value Range
Milk 3.99
168
3.37 - 4.92
Loaf of fresh white bread 1.43
141
0.91 - 1.81
Dozen eggs 1.89
171
1.30 - 2.20
Local cheese 5.28 $
112
3.50 - 6.61
Chicken breasts (boneless, skinless, 1kg) 3.04
153
1.81 - 3.63
Water 0.52
181
0.35 - 0.80
Wine 12.50
123
7.00 - 15.00
Cigarettes 4.50
149
3.00 - 4.50

Utilities Value Range
Internet access (monthly, 10Mbps, unlimited) 37.67 25.00 - 70.00
1 minute of pre-paid mobile credit local 0.33 $ 0.30 - 0.40
Utilities for 85sq.m. apartment (electricity, heating, waste, water) 37.60 25.00 - 75.00

Clothing and Shoes Value Range
Pair of jeans (Levi) 67.61 40.00 - 100.00
Summer dress in chain store (Zara, H&M) 57.93 35.00 - 82.00
Pair of running shoes (Nike) 108.84 70.00 - 150.00
Pair of business shoes (man, leather) 81.89 40.00 - 110.00

Property Purchase Price Value Range
Price per sq.ft. to buy apartment city centre 109.03 65.03 - 139.35
Price per sq.ft. to buy apartment outside centre 98.76 74.32 - 111.48