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Cost of Living Comparison Between Puerto Rico and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 5.69% higher than in Puerto Rico
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 21.12% higher than in Puerto Rico
Rent Prices in United States are 78.43% higher than in Puerto Rico
Restaurant Prices in United States are 6.54% higher than in Puerto Rico
Groceries Prices in United States are 9.15% higher than in Puerto Rico
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 41.17% higher than in Puerto Rico

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Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     10.00 $      0.00 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 $     45.00 $      -10.00 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.00 $     6.50 $      +8.33 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 1.50 $     3.50 $      +133.33 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.00 $     5.00 $      +66.67 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.45 $     3.68 $      +50.33 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.04 $     1.61 $      +54.62 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.03 $     1.29 $      +25.68 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.74 $     1.01 $      -41.83 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.30 $     2.43 $      +5.56 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 1.74 $     3.02 $      +73.66 %
Eggs (12) 2.54 $     2.31 $      -9.29 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 5.94 $     9.50 $      +59.94 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 6.05 $     7.76 $      +28.23 %
Apples (1kg) 3.88 $     3.82 $      -1.46 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.89 $     3.75 $      -3.63 %
Tomato (1kg) 2.98 $     3.85 $      +29.33 %
Potato (1kg) 2.39 $     2.41 $      +0.78 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.46 $     1.58 $      -35.83 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.72 $     1.77 $      +2.71 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     12.00 $      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.54 $     2.30 $      +49.48 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.91 $     3.30 $      +13.53 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     6.00 $      0.00 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 $     2.00 $      +33.33 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 30.00 $     69.00 $      +130.00 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.88 $     3.00 $      +60.00 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     1.55 $      0.00 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 20.00 $     29.00 $      +45.00 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.95 $     0.96 $      +0.52 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,000.00 $     20,860.00 $      -13.08 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 234.23 $     160.52 $      -31.47 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.22 $     0.16 $      -27.68 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 51.31 $     46.91 $      -8.58 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 33.95 $     39.35 $      +15.92 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.71 $     18.37 $      +71.49 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 6.75 $     10.00 $      +48.15 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 36.64 $     41.33 $      +12.81 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 45.28 $     36.10 $      -20.28 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 81.79 $     77.20 $      -5.61 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 84.14 $     84.51 $      +0.45 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 589.17 $     1,026.21 $      +74.18 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 413.57 $     769.29 $      +86.01 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 931.30 $     1,732.77 $      +86.06 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 775.00 $     1,305.53 $      +68.46 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,576.74 $     1,905.64 $      -26.04 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,388.06 $     1,245.29 $      -10.29 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 1,928.19 $     3,296.98 $      +70.99 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.45     4.20      -22.97 %
 
Last updateSeptember, 2014September, 2014
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