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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 3.76% higher than in Puerto Rico
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 19.47% higher than in Puerto Rico
Rent Prices in United States are 82.26% higher than in Puerto Rico
Restaurant Prices in United States are 7.38% higher than in Puerto Rico
Groceries Prices in United States are 7.60% higher than in Puerto Rico
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 32.94% 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) 2.26 $     3.70 $      +63.67 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.01 $     1.63 $      +61.90 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.02 $     1.29 $      +26.82 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.75 $     1.01 $      -41.97 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.29 $     2.45 $      +7.01 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 1.79 $     3.09 $      +72.06 %
Eggs (12) 2.62 $     2.36 $      -10.10 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 5.88 $     9.58 $      +63.05 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 6.25 $     8.02 $      +28.30 %
Apples (1kg) 3.95 $     3.85 $      -2.44 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.73 $     3.82 $      +2.51 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.23 $     3.91 $      +20.99 %
Potato (1kg) 2.55 $     2.46 $      -3.45 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.63 $     1.61 $      -38.80 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.63 $     1.79 $      +9.82 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     12.00 $      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.52 $     2.35 $      +54.30 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.76 $     3.38 $      +22.58 %
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 $     30.00 $      +50.00 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.89 $     0.82 $      -7.73 %
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 230.86 $     157.52 $      -31.77 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.27 $     0.15 $      -43.42 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 50.10 $     46.90 $      -6.38 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 33.70 $     38.14 $      +13.19 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.11 $     18.45 $      +66.08 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 6.75 $     10.00 $      +48.15 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 36.64 $     40.85 $      +11.49 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 44.21 $     35.67 $      -19.32 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 86.59 $     77.41 $      -10.60 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 88.68 $     84.88 $      -4.29 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 538.89 $     951.61 $      +76.59 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 385.88 $     749.97 $      +94.35 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 885.77 $     1,654.43 $      +86.78 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 719.64 $     1,255.57 $      +74.47 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,872.17 $     1,939.63 $      +3.60 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,336.11 $     1,298.77 $      -2.79 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 1,868.62 $     2,967.76 $      +58.82 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.13     4.22      -17.82 %
 
Last updateFebruary, 2015March, 2015
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Currency: USD