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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 4.16% higher than in Puerto Rico
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 19.80% higher than in Puerto Rico
Rent Prices in United States are 82.05% higher than in Puerto Rico
Restaurant Prices in United States are 7.34% higher than in Puerto Rico
Groceries Prices in United States are 6.64% higher than in Puerto Rico
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 27.58% 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 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 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) 2.27 $     3.69 $      +62.93 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.01 $     1.63 $      +61.58 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.01 $     1.29 $      +27.59 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.75 $     1.01 $      -42.14 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.29 $     2.45 $      +6.84 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 1.85 $     3.08 $      +66.98 %
Eggs (12) 2.64 $     2.35 $      -10.77 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 6.23 $     9.61 $      +54.21 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 6.22 $     8.03 $      +29.12 %
Apples (1kg) 4.02 $     3.84 $      -4.53 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.75 $     3.82 $      +1.90 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.17 $     3.89 $      +22.96 %
Potato (1kg) 2.47 $     2.45 $      -0.75 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.64 $     1.60 $      -39.39 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.65 $     1.79 $      +8.58 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.99 $     12.00 $      -7.62 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.52 $     2.34 $      +53.31 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.83 $     3.37 $      +19.17 %
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 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.78 $     1.55 $      -12.57 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 20.00 $     29.90 $      +49.50 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.92 $     0.91 $      -2.04 %
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 85m2 Apartment 225.15 $     157.68 $      -29.97 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.24 $     0.15 $      -36.87 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 49.73 $     46.86 $      -5.77 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 32.95 $     38.56 $      +17.02 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.25 $     18.27 $      +62.38 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 6.88 $     10.00 $      +45.45 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 36.71 $     40.74 $      +10.98 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 43.42 $     35.66 $      -17.87 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 85.69 $     77.55 $      -9.51 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 87.22 $     84.75 $      -2.83 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 536.96 $     953.79 $      +77.63 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 381.68 $     750.54 $      +96.64 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 902.08 $     1,653.36 $      +83.28 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 716.00 $     1,260.54 $      +76.05 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,872.17 $     1,942.86 $      +3.78 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,336.11 $     1,297.99 $      -2.85 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 1,957.13 $     2,991.43 $      +52.85 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.13     4.22      -17.75 %
 
Last updateFebruary, 2015February, 2015
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Currency: USD