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Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Philippines Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Philippines are 45.11% lower than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Philippines are 54.99% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in Philippines are 76.81% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Philippines are 63.85% lower than in United States
Groceries Prices in Philippines are 47.36% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Philippines is 75.20% lower than in United States

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  United States  Philippines      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     2.77 $      -72.30 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     15.91 $      -64.65 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.50 $     2.89 $      -55.61 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     0.92 $      -73.58 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     2.08 $      -58.45 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.66 $     2.17 $      -40.72 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.60 $     0.54 $      -66.07 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.28 $     0.37 $      -71.29 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.00 $     1.70 $      +70.03 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.42 $     1.17 $      -51.84 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.01 $     0.96 $      -68.09 %
Eggs (12) 2.29 $     1.52 $      -33.64 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.52 $     6.43 $      -32.50 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.77 $     3.55 $      -54.30 %
Apples (1kg) 3.80 $     2.17 $      -42.94 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.71 $     2.22 $      -40.34 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.84 $     1.10 $      -71.24 %
Potato (1kg) 2.39 $     1.61 $      -32.50 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.57 $     1.21 $      -22.83 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.77 $     0.78 $      -55.62 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     5.77 $      -51.91 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.31 $     0.90 $      -60.99 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.27 $     1.83 $      -43.98 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     1.18 $      -80.38 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     0.20 $      -89.96 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $     11.54 $      -83.51 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     0.92 $      -69.22 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     0.32 $      -79.20 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.00 $     3.46 $      -88.06 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.96 $     1.22 $      +26.61 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,800.00 $     19,621.42 $      -5.67 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 160.75 $     89.23 $      -44.49 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $     0.17 $      +12.12 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.76 $     42.90 $      -8.25 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.53 $     36.05 $      -8.81 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.38 $     4.97 $      -72.94 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     4.04 $      -59.60 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.12 $     56.37 $      +37.11 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.55 $     34.84 $      -4.69 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 76.93 $     87.17 $      +13.31 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 84.41 $     65.12 $      -22.85 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,017.15 $     277.74 $      -72.69 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 765.23 $     124.72 $      -83.70 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,726.65 $     466.54 $      -72.98 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,299.54 $     246.21 $      -81.05 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,940.55 $     1,791.22 $      -7.70 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,250.39 $     1,106.53 $      -11.51 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,298.39 $     368.19 $      -88.84 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.18     9.41      +124.91 %
 
Last updateJuly, 2014July, 2014
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