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Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Ecuador 

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Consumer Prices in Ecuador are 41.47% lower than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Ecuador are 48.55% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in Ecuador are 64.24% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Ecuador are 59.25% lower than in United States
Groceries Prices in Ecuador are 43.35% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Ecuador is 78.89% lower than in United States

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  United States  Ecuador      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     3.00 $      -70.00 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     18.00 $      -60.00 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.25 $     5.00 $      -20.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     1.00 $      -71.43 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     2.10 $      -58.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.64 $     1.82 $      -50.07 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.58 $     0.78 $      -50.50 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.27 $     0.46 $      -63.95 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 0.99 $     0.97 $      -2.86 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.39 $     1.33 $      -44.47 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.90 $     1.14 $      -60.61 %
Eggs (12) 2.25 $     1.78 $      -20.72 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.47 $     4.35 $      -54.12 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.63 $     5.57 $      -27.05 %
Apples (1kg) 3.70 $     2.23 $      -39.69 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.58 $     1.49 $      -58.41 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.72 $     1.10 $      -70.54 %
Potato (1kg) 2.35 $     1.20 $      -48.96 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.57 $     0.63 $      -60.00 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.76 $     0.91 $      -48.16 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     10.00 $      -16.67 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.29 $     0.96 $      -57.80 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.28 $     2.23 $      -31.95 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     3.20 $      -46.67 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     0.25 $      -87.50 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 65.50 $     17.00 $      -74.05 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     1.00 $      -66.67 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     1.00 $      -35.63 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 28.20 $     8.75 $      -68.97 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.96 $     0.40 $      -57.93 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 $     25,000.00 $      +25.00 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 161.80 $     36.11 $      -77.69 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $     0.21 $      +40.92 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.16 $     52.84 $      +14.47 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.50 $     34.36 $      -13.00 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.45 $     9.58 $      -48.05 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     5.00 $      -50.00 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 40.77 $     77.38 $      +89.77 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.48 $     43.12 $      +18.23 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 76.29 $     118.53 $      +55.36 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 83.38 $     67.65 $      -18.87 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 993.91 $     343.75 $      -65.41 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 750.39 $     256.30 $      -65.84 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,701.21 $     619.32 $      -63.60 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,282.88 $     471.40 $      -63.25 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,914.83 $     957.71 $      -49.98 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,230.64 $     818.54 $      -33.49 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,259.52 $     353.94 $      -89.14 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.20     8.27      +96.71 %
 
Last updateApril, 2014April, 2014
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