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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 3.52% higher than in Puerto Rico
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 19.62% higher than in Puerto Rico
Rent Prices in United States are 82.05% higher than in Puerto Rico
Restaurant Prices in United States are 6.88% higher than in Puerto Rico
Groceries Prices in United States are 6.87% higher than in Puerto Rico
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 45.03% higher than in Puerto Rico

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  Puerto Rico  United States      Difference
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) 2.37 $     3.69 $      +55.50 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.04 $     1.63 $      +55.80 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.03 $     1.30 $      +26.04 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.70 $     1.01 $      -40.49 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.34 $     2.44 $      +4.47 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 1.88 $     3.07 $      +63.43 %
Eggs (12) 2.60 $     2.34 $      -9.84 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 5.94 $     9.58 $      +61.40 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 6.28 $     7.91 $      +25.98 %
Apples (1kg) 3.97 $     3.84 $      -3.27 %
Oranges (1kg) 4.05 $     3.81 $      -6.05 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.24 $     3.88 $      +19.57 %
Potato (1kg) 2.49 $     2.45 $      -1.71 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.60 $     1.59 $      -39.00 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.71 $     1.78 $      +3.88 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     12.00 $      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.56 $     2.32 $      +48.43 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.93 $     3.33 $      +13.82 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.35 $     6.00 $      -5.51 %
 
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) 2.25 $     3.00 $      +33.33 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.00 $     1.55 $      -22.33 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 20.00 $     30.00 $      +50.00 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.96 $     0.95 $      -0.53 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,500.00 $     21,000.00 $      -14.29 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 233.01 $     159.14 $      -31.71 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.26 $     0.16 $      -40.83 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 50.43 $     46.90 $      -6.99 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 34.05 $     39.54 $      +16.12 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.83 $     17.99 $      +66.03 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 6.50 $     10.00 $      +53.85 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 36.41 $     41.09 $      +12.85 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 43.61 $     35.80 $      -17.91 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 86.58 $     77.71 $      -10.25 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 86.95 $     85.11 $      -2.11 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 569.57 $     1,026.40 $      +80.21 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 397.14 $     774.19 $      +94.94 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 922.73 $     1,736.26 $      +88.17 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 772.00 $     1,308.38 $      +69.48 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,039.59 $     1,899.79 $      -6.85 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,425.61 $     1,252.20 $      -12.16 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 1,911.76 $     3,316.75 $      +73.49 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.10     4.22      -17.27 %
 
Last updateDecember, 2014December, 2014
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