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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 5.33% higher than in Puerto Rico
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 21.93% higher than in Puerto Rico
Rent Prices in United States are 87.73% higher than in Puerto Rico
Restaurant Prices in United States are 7.01% higher than in Puerto Rico
Groceries Prices in United States are 6.76% higher than in Puerto Rico
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 25.21% 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) 1.75 $     3.50 $      +100.00 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.00 $     5.00 $      +66.67 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.29 $     3.71 $      +62.01 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.02 $     1.64 $      +60.04 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.03 $     1.32 $      +27.56 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.80 $     1.02 $      -43.49 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.34 $     2.46 $      +5.49 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 1.94 $     3.13 $      +61.15 %
Eggs (12) 2.61 $     2.40 $      -8.19 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 6.48 $     9.65 $      +48.98 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 6.01 $     8.15 $      +35.57 %
Apples (1kg) 3.96 $     3.88 $      -2.14 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.55 $     3.87 $      +8.84 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.12 $     3.92 $      +25.66 %
Potato (1kg) 2.67 $     2.53 $      -5.19 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.62 $     1.59 $      -39.59 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.62 $     1.78 $      +10.32 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 13.50 $     12.00 $      -11.08 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.55 $     1.70 $      +9.58 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.88 $     2.25 $      -21.88 %
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) 1.50 $     1.55 $      +3.56 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 20.00 $     30.00 $      +50.00 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.83 $     0.78 $      -6.11 %
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 231.45 $     159.10 $      -31.26 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.14 $     0.16 $      +10.08 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 50.04 $     47.05 $      -5.97 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 34.17 $     38.04 $      +11.35 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.67 $     18.53 $      +58.86 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 6.88 $     10.00 $      +45.45 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 35.23 $     40.61 $      +15.29 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 44.17 $     35.94 $      -18.63 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 86.61 $     77.64 $      -10.35 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 86.76 $     85.11 $      -1.90 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 534.09 $     975.13 $      +82.58 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 387.79 $     764.85 $      +97.23 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 885.14 $     1,688.33 $      +90.74 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 708.33 $     1,293.76 $      +82.65 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,700.78 $     2,160.57 $      +27.03 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,340.24 $     1,411.57 $      +5.32 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 1,760.96 $     2,688.45 $      +52.67 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.10     4.20      -17.63 %
 
Last updateMay, 2015May, 2015
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Currency: USD