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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 4.63% higher than in Puerto Rico
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 20.55% higher than in Puerto Rico
Rent Prices in United States are 83.74% higher than in Puerto Rico
Restaurant Prices in United States are 6.97% higher than in Puerto Rico
Groceries Prices in United States are 6.02% higher than in Puerto Rico
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 31.20% 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) 2.31 $     3.71 $      +60.68 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.00 $     1.64 $      +63.42 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.01 $     1.30 $      +28.23 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.77 $     1.01 $      -42.75 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.30 $     2.45 $      +6.71 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 1.86 $     3.11 $      +67.26 %
Eggs (12) 2.64 $     2.38 $      -9.75 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 6.18 $     9.57 $      +54.84 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 6.03 $     8.06 $      +33.59 %
Apples (1kg) 3.99 $     3.83 $      -3.86 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.65 $     3.82 $      +4.71 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.06 $     3.90 $      +27.48 %
Potato (1kg) 2.64 $     2.47 $      -6.50 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.66 $     1.60 $      -39.71 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.63 $     1.79 $      +9.87 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.00 $     12.00 $      -14.29 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.54 $     1.73 $      +12.64 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.84 $     2.22 $      -21.83 %
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 $      -6.30 %
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 236.20 $     158.25 $      -33.00 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.14 $     0.15 $      +4.72 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 50.09 $     46.89 $      -6.39 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 34.40 $     37.85 $      +10.03 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.00 $     18.34 $      +66.71 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 6.88 $     10.00 $      +45.45 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 35.65 $     40.65 $      +14.03 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 44.00 $     35.63 $      -19.03 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes 86.83 $     77.37 $      -10.89 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 87.54 $     84.82 $      -3.10 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 538.39 $     949.33 $      +76.33 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 388.69 $     754.22 $      +94.04 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 878.62 $     1,653.74 $      +88.22 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 708.33 $     1,261.93 $      +78.15 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,551.91 $     1,975.97 $      +27.32 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,340.24 $     1,305.57 $      -2.59 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 1,665.92 $     2,634.75 $      +58.16 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.13     4.20      -18.22 %
 
Last updateApril, 2015April, 2015
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Currency: USD