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Panama City vs St Petersberg
Pan vs Spg

Average net salary (After tax)

St Petersberg
Panama City

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Spg
Pan
Outside city centre
Spg
Pan

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Spg
Pan
Outside city centre
Spg
Pan

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Spg
Pan
Outside city centre
Spg
Pan

Mortgage rates

St Petersberg
4.5%
Panama City
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

St Petersberg
Panama City

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Spg
Pan

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Spg
Pan

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Spg
Pan

Monthly pass

Regular price

Spg
Pan

Fuel prices

Per Litre

St Petersberg
Panama City

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Spg
Pan
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Spg
Pan
White bread 500g
Spg
Pan
Eggs 12
Spg
Pan
White rice 1kg
Spg
Pan

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

St Petersberg
Panama City

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Spg
Pan
Beef round 1kg
Spg
Pan
Local cheese 1kg
Spg
Pan

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Spg
Pan
Lettuce 1 head
Spg
Pan
Tomatoes 1kg
Spg
Pan

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Spg
Pan
Oranges 1 head
Spg
Pan
Bananas 1kg
Spg
Pan

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Spg $4,070.74/mth
Pan $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Spg $4,070.74/mth
Pan $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

St Petersberg
4.5%
Panama City
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in St Petersberg are 17.14% higher than in Panama City

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Spg $4,070.74/mth
Pan $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Spg $4,070.74/mth
Pan $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Spg $4,070.74/mth
Pan $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Spg
Pan
Market 0.5L bottle
Spg
Pan

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Spg
Pan
Market 0.33L bottle
Spg
Pan

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

St Petersberg
5
Panama City

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Spg
Pan

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Spg
Pan

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Spg
Pan
1 pair men's leather shoes
Spg
Pan

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

St Petersberg
$15.33
Panama City
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Spg $4,070.74/mth
Pan $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Spg $4,070.74/mth
Pan $4,070.74/mth