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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 3.99% higher than in Puerto Rico
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 19.71% higher than in Puerto Rico
Rent Prices in United States are 79.27% higher than in Puerto Rico
Restaurant Prices in United States are 6.92% higher than in Puerto Rico
Groceries Prices in United States are 7.19% higher than in Puerto Rico
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 42.55% 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) 2.35 $     3.68 $      +56.75 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.04 $     1.62 $      +55.29 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.03 $     1.29 $      +25.82 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.75 $     1.01 $      -42.15 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.32 $     2.43 $      +4.63 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 1.82 $     3.05 $      +67.06 %
Eggs (12) 2.62 $     2.32 $      -11.50 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 6.11 $     9.53 $      +55.91 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 6.26 $     7.81 $      +24.79 %
Apples (1kg) 3.91 $     3.83 $      -2.10 %
Oranges (1kg) 4.01 $     3.75 $      -6.33 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.11 $     3.84 $      +23.62 %
Potato (1kg) 2.47 $     2.40 $      -2.80 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.49 $     1.57 $      -36.92 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.70 $     1.77 $      +4.39 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     12.00 $      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.56 $     2.31 $      +48.55 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.89 $     3.31 $      +14.41 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     6.00 $      0.00 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 $     2.00 $      +33.33 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 30.00 $     69.00 $      +130.00 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.00 $     3.00 $      +50.00 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     1.55 $      0.00 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 22.50 $     30.00 $      +33.33 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.96 $     0.96 $      -0.48 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,500.00 $     21,000.00 $      -14.29 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 233.69 $     160.36 $      -31.38 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.26 $     0.16 $      -39.96 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 51.12 $     47.06 $      -7.94 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 34.50 $     39.50 $      +14.48 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.71 $     17.83 $      +66.40 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 6.88 $     10.00 $      +45.45 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 37.09 $     41.17 $      +11.00 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 44.17 $     35.96 $      -18.58 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 83.92 $     77.23 $      -7.97 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 85.26 $     84.61 $      -0.76 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 581.60 $     1,027.76 $      +76.71 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 404.67 $     772.54 $      +90.91 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 930.45 $     1,735.36 $      +86.51 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 784.00 $     1,305.81 $      +66.56 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,277.50 $     1,897.93 $      -16.67 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,463.40 $     1,255.03 $      -14.24 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 1,934.69 $     3,301.39 $      +70.64 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.20     4.21      -19.09 %
 
Last updateOctober, 2014October, 2014
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