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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 6.73% higher than in Puerto Rico
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 22.17% higher than in Puerto Rico
Rent Prices in United States are 80.51% higher than in Puerto Rico
Restaurant Prices in United States are 10.19% higher than in Puerto Rico
Groceries Prices in United States are 9.25% higher than in Puerto Rico
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 22.72% higher than in Puerto Rico

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Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     11.00 $      +10.00 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 $     45.00 $      -10.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 $     6.60 $      +10.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 2.00 $     3.50 $      +75.00 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.00 $     5.00 $      +66.67 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.36 $     3.72 $      +57.65 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.05 $     1.65 $      +57.40 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.06 $     1.33 $      +25.96 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.74 $     3.77 $      -44.03 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.19 $     2.26 $      +3.26 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.89 $     1.49 $      +68.21 %
Eggs (12) 2.66 $     2.45 $      -7.76 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.02 $     4.46 $      +47.43 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.77 $     3.80 $      +37.09 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.76 $     1.82 $      +3.08 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.62 $     1.81 $      +11.35 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.35 $     1.78 $      +32.30 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.17 $     1.17 $      +0.53 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.67 $     1.58 $      -40.97 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.60 $     1.77 $      +10.73 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.50 $     12.00 $      -3.96 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.49 $     1.73 $      +16.26 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.88 $     2.33 $      -19.01 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.50 $     6.00 $      -7.69 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 $     2.00 $      +33.33 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 30.00 $     64.00 $      +113.33 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.00 $     3.00 $      +50.00 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.46 $     2.50 $      +1.75 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 20.00 $     30.00 $      +50.00 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.07 $     2.89 $      -5.94 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,000.00 $     21,000.00 $      -12.50 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 236.42 $     159.18 $      -32.67 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.14 $     0.16 $      +11.88 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 50.95 $     47.59 $      -6.60 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 34.17 $     37.54 $      +9.88 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.67 $     18.59 $      +59.36 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 6.88 $     10.00 $      +45.45 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 36.34 $     41.02 $      +12.87 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 47.23 $     35.52 $      -24.78 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 86.11 $     77.22 $      -10.32 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 88.19 $     86.73 $      -1.67 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 557.24 $     987.68 $      +77.25 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 411.41 $     772.54 $      +87.78 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 938.25 $     1,699.18 $      +81.10 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 736.59 $     1,312.31 $      +78.16 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 151.63 $     207.27 $      +36.69 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 124.40 $     131.97 $      +6.09 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 1,773.54 $     2,658.87 $      +49.92 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.97     4.20      -15.50 %
 
Last updateAugust, 2015August, 2015
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Currency: USD