Cost of Living in Panama

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 7.00 $ 4.00-20.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $ 25.00-75.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 $ 6.00-8.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.00 $ 1.00-4.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.00 $ 2.50-5.00
Cappuccino (regular) 2.97 $ 1.50-4.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.40 $ 1.00-2.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.11 $ 1.00-2.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.84 $ 5.11-7.57
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.78 $ 0.91-2.72
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.97 $ 0.57-1.81
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.05 $ 1.50-3.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.29 $ 1.81-19.28
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.30 $ 1.36-4.54
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.25 $ 1.81-9.98
Apples (1 lb) 1.53 $ 0.65-2.72
Banana (1 lb) 0.71 $ 0.45-1.81
Oranges (1 lb) 0.98 $ 0.45-1.81
Tomato (1 lb) 1.25 $ 0.45-1.91
Potato (1 lb) 0.92 $ 0.50-1.36
Onion (1 lb) 0.96 $ 0.60-1.36
Lettuce (1 head) 1.65 $ 0.80-3.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.49 $ 1.00-2.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.00 $ 6.00-15.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.03 $ 0.60-1.52
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.86 $ 1.24-3.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.78 $ 5.00-8.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.35 $ 0.25-1.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 30.00 $ 15.00-45.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.00 $ 1.50-3.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 $ 2.41-4.83
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 15.00 $ 7.50-20.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.01 $ 2.42-3.79
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,500.00 $ 17,000.00-24,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,905.62 $ 17,000.00-21,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 90.15 $ 52.00-150.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.17 $ 0.10-0.25
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 43.66 $ 30.00-70.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 42.91 $ 20.00-65.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 30.00 $ 10.00-50.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 5.54 $ 4.00-10.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 373.18 $ 175.00-600.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 11,381.38 $ 3,300.00-18,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 47.30 $ 25.00-75.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 40.91 $ 20.00-60.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 70.22 $ 45.00-100.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 85.00 $ 45.00-125.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 721.43 $ 400.00-1,200.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 443.38 $ 250.00-700.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,425.00 $ 750.00-2,100.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 894.68 $ 450.00-1,500.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 195.39 $ 139.35-250.84
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 123.12 $ 74.32-185.80
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 731.99 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.65 4.00-7.00

Prices in Panama

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Last update: October 2021
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