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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 3.81% higher than in Puerto Rico
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 19.98% higher than in Puerto Rico
Rent Prices in United States are 82.42% higher than in Puerto Rico
Restaurant Prices in United States are 6.92% higher than in Puerto Rico
Groceries Prices in United States are 6.94% higher than in Puerto Rico
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 43.33% 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) 2.36 $     3.69 $      +56.31 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.04 $     1.63 $      +55.75 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.03 $     1.30 $      +26.05 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.69 $     1.01 $      -40.23 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.30 $     2.43 $      +5.79 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 1.89 $     3.06 $      +61.82 %
Eggs (12) 2.62 $     2.33 $      -11.16 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 6.11 $     9.54 $      +56.12 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 6.32 $     7.85 $      +24.16 %
Apples (1kg) 3.87 $     3.83 $      -1.09 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.98 $     3.78 $      -5.09 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.19 $     3.84 $      +20.62 %
Potato (1kg) 2.42 $     2.42 $      +0.23 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.52 $     1.59 $      -36.90 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.70 $     1.78 $      +4.27 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     12.00 $      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.56 $     2.31 $      +48.39 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.93 $     3.31 $      +13.01 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.45 $     6.00 $      -6.98 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 $     2.00 $      +33.33 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 30.00 $     70.00 $      +133.33 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.00 $     3.00 $      +50.00 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.90 $     1.55 $      -18.31 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 22.50 $     29.80 $      +32.44 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.96 $     0.95 $      -0.58 %
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 233.69 $     159.02 $      -31.95 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.26 $     0.16 $      -39.89 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 50.71 $     47.05 $      -7.22 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 34.00 $     39.59 $      +16.45 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.71 $     17.84 $      +66.52 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 6.88 $     10.00 $      +45.45 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 36.41 $     40.96 $      +12.51 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 43.44 $     35.89 $      -17.39 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 84.72 $     77.41 $      -8.63 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 86.00 $     84.89 $      -1.28 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 570.00 $     1,026.12 $      +80.02 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 394.00 $     773.98 $      +96.44 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 922.73 $     1,741.17 $      +88.70 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 772.00 $     1,308.87 $      +69.54 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,277.50 $     1,912.43 $      -16.03 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,463.40 $     1,259.49 $      -13.93 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 1,924.65 $     3,309.69 $      +71.96 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.17     4.21      -18.49 %
 
Last updateNovember, 2014November, 2014
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