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Consumer Price Index (Excl.Rent): 57.32
Rent Index: 12.22
Groceries Index: 54.80
Restaurants Index: 46.52
Consumer Price Plus Rent Index: 34.35
Local Purchasing Power: 58.44

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Restaurants [Edit] Avg.
Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 600.00 J$
450.00
1,167.60
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,622.01 J$
3,000.00
5,838.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 630.24 J$
600.00
750.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 250.00 J$
180.00
350.28
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 270.00 J$
210.17
450.00
Cappuccino (regular) 281.55 J$
150.00
400.00
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 113.78 J$
85.00
160.00
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 83.45 J$
60.00
116.76
Markets [Edit] Avg.
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 917.53 J$
643.52
1,135.62
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 250.88 J$
217.72
300.00
Rice (white), (1 lb) 75.90 J$
45.00
126.58
Eggs (12) 289.29 J$
240.00
340.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 359.40 J$
181.44
680.39
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 331.64 J$
190.00
453.59
Apples (1 lb) 132.12 J$
100.00
181.44
Oranges (1 lb) 97.62 J$
68.04
116.76
Tomato (1 lb) 95.84 J$
72.57
136.08
Potato (1 lb) 83.38 J$
60.00
100.00
Lettuce (1 head) 108.80 J$
80.00
150.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 141.82 J$
92.88
200.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 J$
800.00
1,600.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 260.00 J$
150.00
400.00
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 430.00 J$
290.00
700.00
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 500.00 J$
264.00
700.00
Transportation [Edit] Avg.
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 120.00 J$
100.00
120.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 8,500.00 J$
4,000.00
10,000.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 235.00 J$
100.00
350.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 350.00 J$
160.93
563.27
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 640.00 J$
500.00
1,500.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 473.46 J$
416.40
514.82
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,900,000.00 J$
2,500,000.00
3,500,000.00
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] Avg.
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 10,693.06 J$
7,000.00
16,000.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 10.85 J$
8.78
13.00
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 3,100.36 J$
2,500.00
3,800.00
Sports And Leisure [Edit] Avg.
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 5,062.50 J$
3,500.00
6,500.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 3,000.00 J$
2,000.00
4,000.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,000.00 J$
850.00
1,200.00
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] Avg.
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 4,925.24 J$
3,500.00
6,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 3,813.02 J$
3,000.00
4,670.40
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 6,311.12 J$
5,000.00
7,500.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 7,877.39 J$
5,000.00
11,145.65
Rent Per Month [Edit] Avg.
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 44,761.01 J$
25,000.00
65,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 22,833.33 J$
15,000.00
35,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 87,857.14 J$
50,000.00
150,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 57,623.71 J$
40,000.00
81,732.00
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] Avg.
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 5,723.25 J$
3,251.58
8,999.93
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,770.85 J$
1,858.05
8,628.80
Salaries And Financing [Edit] Avg.
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 77,000.00 J$
42,000.00
150,000.00
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 10.06
8.00
15.00

These data are based on 997 entries in the past 18 months from 122 different contributors.

Last update: June, 2015

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