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Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Philippines Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Philippines are 45.54% lower than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Philippines are 55.30% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in Philippines are 76.86% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Philippines are 64.23% lower than in United States
Groceries Prices in Philippines are 47.77% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Philippines is 75.27% lower than in United States

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  United States  Philippines      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     2.74 $      -72.57 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     15.61 $      -65.32 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.50 $     2.86 $      -56.05 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     0.91 $      -73.88 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     2.06 $      -58.86 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.66 $     2.15 $      -41.32 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.61 $     0.54 $      -66.44 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.28 $     0.36 $      -71.60 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.00 $     1.69 $      +68.38 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.42 $     1.16 $      -52.31 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.00 $     0.95 $      -68.34 %
Eggs (12) 2.29 $     1.50 $      -34.30 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.57 $     6.37 $      -33.47 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.77 $     3.51 $      -54.76 %
Apples (1kg) 3.81 $     2.15 $      -43.60 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.72 $     2.19 $      -41.02 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.83 $     1.09 $      -71.48 %
Potato (1kg) 2.38 $     1.60 $      -33.05 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.57 $     1.20 $      -23.40 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.76 $     0.78 $      -56.00 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     5.71 $      -52.39 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.31 $     0.89 $      -61.24 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.27 $     1.81 $      -44.46 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     1.17 $      -80.57 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     0.20 $      -90.06 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $     11.43 $      -83.68 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     0.91 $      -69.53 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     0.32 $      -79.40 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.00 $     3.43 $      -88.18 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.96 $     1.21 $      +25.27 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,800.00 $     19,426.35 $      -6.60 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 160.45 $     88.35 $      -44.93 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $     0.17 $      +11.21 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.67 $     42.49 $      -8.96 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.52 $     35.69 $      -9.68 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.42 $     4.93 $      -73.26 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     4.00 $      -60.00 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.08 $     55.81 $      +35.88 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.43 $     34.49 $      -5.33 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 76.86 $     86.31 $      +12.30 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 84.35 $     64.48 $      -23.56 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,017.68 $     275.09 $      -72.97 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 765.14 $     123.49 $      -83.86 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,727.55 $     468.09 $      -72.90 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,299.54 $     243.82 $      -81.24 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,934.59 $     1,775.04 $      -8.25 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,253.84 $     1,095.96 $      -12.59 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,298.43 $     364.57 $      -88.95 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.18     9.41      +124.81 %
 
Last updateAugust, 2014August, 2014
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