Basket Analysis for Chicago, IL, United States

% of overall
Restaurants 986.88 $ 22.06%
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 24.50 $ x 16.00 = 392.00 $ 8.76%
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 95.00 $ x 3.50 = 332.50 $ 7.43%
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 11.34 $ x 6.00 = 68.02 $ 1.52%
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 $ x 5.00 = 40.00 $ 0.89%
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 9.00 $ x 5.00 = 45.00 $ 1.01%
Cappuccino (regular) 5.17 $ x 15.00 = 77.60 $ 1.73%
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.95 $ x 6.00 = 17.70 $ 0.40%
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.34 $ x 6.00 = 14.06 $ 0.31%
Markets 2,111.32 $ 47.20%
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.24 $ x 6.6043 = 28.03 $ 0.63%
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.80 $ x 34.17161 = 129.76 $ 2.90%
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.77 $ x 30.86468 = 85.54 $ 1.91%
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.87 $ x 20.00 = 77.36 $ 1.73%
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.52 $ x 26.45544 = 198.91 $ 4.45%
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.70 $ x 33.0693 = 221.72 $ 4.96%
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.61 $ x 33.0693 = 317.95 $ 7.11%
Apples (1 lb) 2.80 $ x 68.34322 = 191.03 $ 4.27%
Banana (1 lb) 0.89 $ x 55.1155 = 49.10 $ 1.10%
Oranges (1 lb) 2.27 $ x 66.1386 = 150.08 $ 3.36%
Tomato (1 lb) 2.26 $ x 48.50164 = 109.53 $ 2.45%
Potato (1 lb) 1.18 $ x 52.91088 = 62.39 $ 1.39%
Onion (1 lb) 1.29 $ x 22.0462 = 28.47 $ 0.64%
Lettuce (1 head) 2.32 $ x 18.00 = 41.69 $ 0.93%
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.46 $ x 30.00 = 73.80 $ 1.65%
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.50 $ x 4.00 = 58.00 $ 1.30%
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.43 $ x 6.00 = 14.59 $ 0.33%
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.31 $ x 6.00 = 25.87 $ 0.58%
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 16.50 $ x 15.00 = 247.50 $ 5.53%
Transportation 524.81 $ 11.73%
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $ x 20.00 = 50.00 $ 1.12%
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 80.00 $ x 1.50 = 120.00 $ 2.68%
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.25 $ x 5.00 = 16.25 $ 0.36%
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.25 $ x 12.42742 = 27.96 $ 0.63%
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 25.00 $ x 0.70 = 17.50 $ 0.39%
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.23 $ x 15.85032 = 67.01 $ 1.50%
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 37,383.69 $ x 0.0035 = 130.84 $ 2.93%
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,211.87 $ x 0.0035 = 95.24 $ 2.13%
Utilities (Monthly) 439.79 $ 9.83%
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 160.02 $ x 1.00 = 160.02 $ 3.58%
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 55.24 $ x 4.00 = 220.95 $ 4.94%
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 58.82 $ x 1.00 = 58.82 $ 1.32%
Sports And Leisure 292.21 $ 6.53%
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 79.76 $ x 2.30 = 183.46 $ 4.10%
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 6.25 $ x 3.00 = 18.75 $ 0.42%
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 $ x 6.00 = 90.00 $ 2.01%
Clothing And Shoes 118.01 $ 2.64%
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 60.53 $ x 0.35 = 21.19 $ 0.47%
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 53.75 $ x 0.35 = 18.81 $ 0.42%
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 96.28 $ x 0.35 = 33.70 $ 0.75%
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 126.60 $ x 0.35 = 44.31 $ 0.99%
Overall 4,473.02 $ 100%
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