How much do things cost in Nicaragua?

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Hi there! 


Here are the cost of common items in Nicaragua to help give you an idea of how far your Family Gifts can go! :)




Small store business             $300 USD (candy, tortilla, cloth, or cosmetic store)

Bicycle                                    $35-67 USD

Doll                                          $12 USD





Ball                                          $15 USD



Twin bed                                  $316 USD



Bedding                                    $16 USD





Shoes                                      $14-27 USD



Shirt                                         $12 USD



Pants                                       $9-30 USD



Food                                        $8 USD (includes rice, beans, oil, sugar, eggs, and meat)

Lamp                                       $12 USD



Book                                        $15 USD



Tools                                       $30 USD



Sewing machine                     $285 USD (new), $171 USD (used)



Chicken                                   $6-8 USD



Goat                                        $57 USD



Cow                                         $380 USD



Pig                                           $33 USD



Sheep                                      $42 USD



Guinea pig                               $15 USD