Cost of living and prices in Ecuador, prices of food, rent, shopping, etc. Updated Mar 2021

Ecuador is country located in South America. Bordered by Colombia, Peru. Ecuador covers an area of 283,560 square kilometres. Ecuador has a population of 14,790,608 and a population density of 52.16 people per square kilometre. The official language of Ecuador is Spanish. Ecuador gross domestic product (GDP) is $91,410,000,000. GDP per capita is $ 6180. The currency in Ecuador is United States dollar. Top level domains in Ecuador: .ec

Estimated cost of living for a month without rent

819.31 USD

Total cost of living for two person with average consumption for one month will be 819.31 USD, no rent price included. Click here to calculate cost-of-living estimate in Ecuador

Cost of Living Estimate

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Restaurants prices

Meal in Inexpensive Restaurant
3.54 $
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
25.25 $
McMeal at McDonalds or Alternative Combo Meal
6.06 $
Domestic Beer, 0.5 liter Draught
1.44 $
Imported Beer, 0.33 liter Bottle
3.03 $
Cappuccino
2.14 $
Coca-Cola, 0.33 liter Bottle
0.80 $

Markets prices

Water, 0.33 liter Bottle
0.49 $
Milk, Regular,1 liter
1.02 $
Loaf of Fresh White Bread, 0.5 kg
1.65 $
White Rice, 1 kg
1.59 $
Eggs, 12 pack
1.92 $
Local Cheese, 1 kg
5.39 $
Chicken Breasts, Boneless and Skinless, 1 kg
6.63 $
Beef Round or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat, 1 kg
6.42 $
Apples, 1 kg
2.26 $
Banana, 1 kg
1.04 $
Oranges, 1 kg
1.71 $
Tomato, 1 kg
1.17 $
Potato, 1 kg
1.12 $
Onion, 1 kg
1.17 $
Lettuce, 1 head
0.78 $
Water, 1.5 liter Bottle
1.04 $
Bottle of Wine, Mid-Range Price
13.13 $
Domestic Beer, 0.5 liter Bottle
1.19 $
Imported Beer, 0.33 liter Bottle
2.57 $
Pack of Cigarettes
5.05 $

Transportation prices

One-way Ticket, Local Transport
0.25 $
Monthly Pass, Regular Price
12.12 $
Taxi Start, Normal Tariff
1.26 $
Taxi, price for 1 km, Normal Tariff
1.01 $
Taxi, price for 1 hour Waiting, Normal Tariff
10.10 $
Gasoline, 1 liter
0.44 $
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
25,250.00 $
Honda Civic 1.6 Or Alternative New Car
33,912.69 $

Utilities Per Month prices

Basic utilities for 85m2 Apartment including Electricity, Heating or Cooling, Water and Garbage
37.78 $
Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local, price per 1 min, No Discounts or Plans
0.15 $
Internet, 60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL
35.02 $

Sports And Leisure prices

Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
40.07 $
Tennis Court Rent, 1 Hour on Weekend
18.99 $

Salaries And Financing prices

Cinema ticket, 1 Seat
5.56 $
Average Monthly Net Salary, After Tax
465.84 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages for 20 Years Fixed-Rate, Yearly, Fixed-Rate
12.3 %

Childcare prices

Private Preschool or Kindergarten, Monthly for 1 Child
297.50 $
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
4,729.33 $

Clothing And Shoes prices

Pair of Jeans in a Chain Store Like George, H&M, Zara, etc.
67.51 $
Summer Dress in a Chain Store Like George, H&M, Zara, etc.
58.12 $
Pair of Running Shoes, Mid-Range Price
106.70 $
Pair of Leather Business Shoes
82.98 $

Rent Per Month prices

One bedroom apartment in city centre
326.21 $
One bedroom apartment outside of city centre
260.08 $
Three bedroom apartment in city centre
563.26 $
Three bedroom apartment outside of city centre
472.91 $

Buy Apartment prices

Price per m2 to Buy Apartment in City Center
1,291.54 $
Price per m2 to Buy Apartment Outside of City Center
1,104.69 $