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Cost of Living Comparison Between Guatemala and United States 

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Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in United States are 48.57% higher than in Guatemala
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 68.84% higher than in Guatemala
Rent Prices in United States are 142.01% higher than in Guatemala
Restaurant Prices in United States are 101.69% higher than in Guatemala
Groceries Prices in United States are 58.85% higher than in Guatemala
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 253.85% higher than in Guatemala

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  Guatemala  United States      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 Q     77.51 Q      +210.02 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 200.00 Q     348.77 Q      +74.39 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 38.00 Q     48.44 Q      +27.48 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 16.75 Q     27.13 Q      +61.95 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 15.00 Q     38.75 Q      +158.35 %
Cappuccino (regular) 16.44 Q     28.24 Q      +71.82 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 6.67 Q     12.28 Q      +84.20 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 Q     9.85 Q      +96.79 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 11.63 Q     7.70 Q      -33.77 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 14.47 Q     18.49 Q      +27.73 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 9.63 Q     22.42 Q      +132.86 %
Eggs (12) 13.51 Q     17.44 Q      +29.11 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 39.56 Q     73.34 Q      +85.39 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 46.40 Q     59.19 Q      +27.58 %
Apples (1kg) 22.21 Q     28.73 Q      +29.39 %
Oranges (1kg) 17.00 Q     27.71 Q      +63.03 %
Tomato (1kg) 7.59 Q     28.81 Q      +279.54 %
Potato (1kg) 7.93 Q     18.20 Q      +129.66 %
Lettuce (1 head) 4.96 Q     12.18 Q      +145.42 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 7.73 Q     13.64 Q      +76.52 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 75.00 Q     93.01 Q      +24.01 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 10.87 Q     17.72 Q      +62.98 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 15.25 Q     25.42 Q      +66.69 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 15.50 Q     46.50 Q      +200.00 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.94 Q     15.50 Q      +700.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 90.00 Q     507.66 Q      +464.06 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 10.00 Q     23.25 Q      +132.52 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 20.00 Q     12.04 Q      -39.80 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 40.00 Q     217.79 Q      +444.47 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 9.19 Q     7.46 Q      -18.88 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 155,010.00 Q     155,010.00 Q      -0.00 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 876.85 Q     1,255.14 Q      +43.14 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.67 Q     1.14 Q      -31.54 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 365.72 Q     357.82 Q      -2.16 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 340.83 Q     306.34 Q      -10.12 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 50.00 Q     142.97 Q      +185.95 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 38.38 Q     77.51 Q      +101.96 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 378.57 Q     315.83 Q      -16.57 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 397.50 Q     283.30 Q      -28.73 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 721.43 Q     591.52 Q      -18.01 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 557.68 Q     646.67 Q      +15.96 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,722.84 Q     7,700.66 Q      +182.82 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,839.64 Q     5,811.99 Q      +104.67 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 5,590.72 Q     13,176.54 Q      +135.69 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,981.34 Q     9,937.67 Q      +149.61 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 7,875.00 Q     14,797.80 Q      +87.91 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 6,330.06 Q     9,538.08 Q      +50.68 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,243.79 Q     25,353.35 Q      +497.42 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 9.80     4.20      -57.12 %
 
Last updateApril, 2014April, 2014
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