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Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Philippines Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Philippines are 47.99% lower than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Philippines are 57.90% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in Philippines are 79.69% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Philippines are 65.67% lower than in United States
Groceries Prices in Philippines are 49.95% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Philippines is 74.74% lower than in United States

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  United States  Philippines      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     2.67 $      -73.34 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     15.00 $      -66.67 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.50 $     2.89 $      -55.57 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     0.91 $      -73.93 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     1.78 $      -64.45 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.69 $     2.05 $      -44.41 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.63 $     0.53 $      -67.65 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.30 $     0.36 $      -72.55 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.01 $     1.66 $      +64.24 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.43 $     1.10 $      -54.71 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.07 $     0.94 $      -69.39 %
Eggs (12) 2.33 $     1.48 $      -36.49 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.54 $     5.70 $      -40.20 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.85 $     3.38 $      -56.98 %
Apples (1kg) 3.83 $     2.15 $      -43.96 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.78 $     2.18 $      -42.40 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.84 $     1.10 $      -71.36 %
Potato (1kg) 2.42 $     1.51 $      -37.79 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.59 $     1.16 $      -27.22 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.78 $     0.77 $      -56.74 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     5.55 $      -53.71 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.31 $     0.83 $      -64.15 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.31 $     1.74 $      -47.44 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     1.22 $      -79.63 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     0.19 $      -90.56 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $     11.11 $      -84.13 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     0.89 $      -70.38 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     0.31 $      -79.98 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.80 $     2.92 $      -90.21 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.95 $     1.17 $      +22.41 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 $     18,884.73 $      -10.07 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 159.07 $     81.78 $      -48.59 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 $     0.16 $      +3.49 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 47.06 $     41.84 $      -11.08 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.58 $     32.87 $      -16.95 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.84 $     4.61 $      -74.17 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     3.78 $      -62.23 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 40.97 $     51.20 $      +24.97 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.85 $     31.79 $      -11.34 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 77.44 $     84.48 $      +9.10 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 84.90 $     60.63 $      -28.59 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,025.78 $     237.31 $      -76.87 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 773.66 $     121.20 $      -84.33 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,741.22 $     394.70 $      -77.33 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,308.37 $     231.60 $      -82.30 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,912.43 $     1,710.63 $      -10.55 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,259.49 $     1,073.34 $      -14.78 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,309.33 $     351.88 $      -89.37 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.21     9.18      +117.93 %
 
Last updateNovember, 2014November, 2014
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