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Cost of Living Comparison Between Mexico and United States 

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Consumer Prices in United States are 61.79% higher than in Mexico
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 88.79% higher than in Mexico
Rent Prices in United States are 199.62% higher than in Mexico
Restaurant Prices in United States are 89.81% higher than in Mexico
Groceries Prices in United States are 66.27% higher than in Mexico
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 127.84% higher than in Mexico

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  Mexico  United States      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 60.00 MXN     130.72 MXN      +117.87 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 300.00 MXN     588.24 MXN      +96.08 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 70.00 MXN     81.70 MXN      +16.72 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 20.00 MXN     45.75 MXN      +128.76 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 30.00 MXN     65.36 MXN      +117.87 %
Cappuccino (regular) 29.66 MXN     47.63 MXN      +60.59 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 9.51 MXN     20.72 MXN      +117.95 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 8.33 MXN     16.61 MXN      +99.31 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 13.98 MXN     12.99 MXN      -7.08 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 22.53 MXN     31.20 MXN      +38.49 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 15.72 MXN     37.81 MXN      +140.50 %
Eggs (12) 24.99 MXN     29.42 MXN      +17.73 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 82.49 MXN     123.87 MXN      +50.17 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 75.70 MXN     99.86 MXN      +31.91 %
Apples (1kg) 32.51 MXN     48.38 MXN      +48.80 %
Oranges (1kg) 13.61 MXN     46.77 MXN      +243.68 %
Tomato (1kg) 16.03 MXN     48.60 MXN      +203.07 %
Potato (1kg) 15.24 MXN     30.77 MXN      +101.87 %
Lettuce (1 head) 10.32 MXN     20.54 MXN      +99.14 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 12.60 MXN     23.03 MXN      +82.83 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 107.29 MXN     156.87 MXN      +46.21 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 15.17 MXN     29.90 MXN      +97.07 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 24.51 MXN     42.87 MXN      +74.94 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 42.00 MXN     78.43 MXN      +86.74 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 7.00 MXN     26.14 MXN      +273.49 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 325.00 MXN     862.76 MXN      +165.46 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 25.00 MXN     39.22 MXN      +56.87 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 6.00 MXN     20.31 MXN      +238.44 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 120.00 MXN     370.59 MXN      +208.83 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 11.65 MXN     12.58 MXN      +8.01 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 215,000.00 MXN     261,442.00 MXN      +21.60 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 782.73 MXN     2,116.17 MXN      +170.36 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 2.80 MXN     1.94 MXN      -30.56 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 395.63 MXN     603.73 MXN      +52.60 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 536.81 MXN     516.17 MXN      -3.85 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 161.54 MXN     240.85 MXN      +49.10 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 60.00 MXN     130.72 MXN      +117.87 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 652.77 MXN     532.95 MXN      -18.36 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 659.42 MXN     476.87 MXN      -27.68 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 1,086.72 MXN     996.49 MXN      -8.30 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 795.54 MXN     1,089.19 MXN      +36.91 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,970.11 MXN     12,981.55 MXN      +226.98 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,817.93 MXN     9,807.01 MXN      +248.02 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 7,949.27 MXN     22,227.79 MXN      +179.62 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 5,879.12 MXN     16,755.24 MXN      +185.00 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 13,400.93 MXN     25,156.33 MXN      +87.72 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 11,746.03 MXN     16,125.23 MXN      +37.28 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 9,907.01 MXN     42,613.50 MXN      +330.13 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 11.09     4.21      -62.08 %
 
Last updateApril, 2014April, 2014
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