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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 10.39% higher than in Puerto Rico
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 29.15% higher than in Puerto Rico
Rent Prices in United States are 99.14% higher than in Puerto Rico
Restaurant Prices in United States are 17.81% higher than in Puerto Rico
Groceries Prices in United States are 13.17% higher than in Puerto Rico
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 28.67% higher than in Puerto Rico
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $ 12.00 $      +20.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 $ 50.00 $      0.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.50 $ 7.00 $      +7.69 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 2.00 $ 4.00 $      +100.00 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.25 $ 5.00 $      +53.85 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.38 $ 3.78 $      +59.07 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.10 $ 1.69 $      +54.44 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.09 $ 1.36 $      +24.37 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.68 $ 3.57 $      -46.61 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.27 $ 2.32 $      +2.15 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.96 $ 1.59 $      +66.53 %
Eggs (12) 2.74 $ 2.72 $      -0.49 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.03 $ 4.76 $      +56.81 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.90 $ 3.94 $      +35.93 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.75 $ 5.43 $      +44.53 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.85 $ 1.91 $      +3.32 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.71 $ 0.75 $      +5.51 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.70 $ 1.84 $      +8.40 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.46 $ 1.82 $      +24.48 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.13 $ 1.18 $      +4.54 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.03 $ 1.22 $      +17.76 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.55 $ 1.59 $      -37.52 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.52 $ 1.76 $      +15.98 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $ 12.00 $      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.45 $ 1.82 $      +25.65 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.91 $ 2.39 $      -17.74 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.85 $ 6.45 $      -5.84 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 $ 2.25 $      +50.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 35.00 $ 70.00 $      +100.00 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.00 $ 3.00 $      +50.00 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.01 $ 2.50 $      +24.64 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 20.00 $ 30.00 $      +50.00 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.71 $ 2.42 $      -10.69 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,947.50 $ 21,394.70 $      -14.24 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 212.67 $ 148.05 $      -30.38 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.13 $ 0.11 $      -13.97 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 50.30 $ 49.79 $      -1.02 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 35.24 $ 38.01 $      +7.84 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.12 $ 17.38 $      +32.40 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 7.00 $ 11.00 $      +57.14 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 37.52 $ 41.82 $      +11.46 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 47.03 $ 35.40 $      -24.73 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 82.27 $ 74.90 $      -8.96 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 88.20 $ 91.14 $      +3.34 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 583.72 $ 1,167.87 $      +100.07 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 441.60 $ 881.08 $      +99.52 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 953.47 $ 1,931.20 $      +102.54 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 753.33 $ 1,460.47 $      +93.87 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 139.75 $ 210.99 $      +50.98 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 137.25 $ 139.58 $      +1.70 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 1,651.48 $ 2,744.46 $      +66.18 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.96 4.08      -17.72 %
Last update: February, 2016February, 2016
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Currency: USD