Cost of Living Comparison Between Manila and Iloilo 

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Consumer Prices in Iloilo are 13.51% lower than in Manila (without rent)
Rent Prices in Iloilo are 81.18% lower than in Manila
Restaurant Prices in Iloilo are 19.02% lower than in Manila
Groceries Prices in Iloilo are 20.26% lower than in Manila
Local Purchasing Power in Iloilo is 20.85% higher than in Manila
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Restaurants
Manila[ Edit ] Iloilo[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 150.00 ₱ 120.00 ₱      -20.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 1,000.00 ₱ 600.00 ₱      -40.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 150.00 ₱ 170.00 ₱      +13.33 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 80.00 ₱ 55.00 ₱      -31.25 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 130.00 ₱ 80.00 ₱      -38.46 %
Cappuccino (regular) 126.14 ₱ 149.75 ₱      +18.72 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 35.16 ₱ 17.50 ₱      -50.23 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 21.91 ₱ 16.67 ₱      -23.93 %
Markets
Manila[ Edit ] Iloilo[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 338.30 ₱ 413.87 ₱      +22.34 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 55.19 ₱ 45.36 ₱      -17.81 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 23.81 ₱ 20.93 ₱      -12.13 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 96.66 ₱ 82.00 ₱      -15.17 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 140.46 ₱ 143.64 ₱      +2.26 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 90.01 ₱ 55.52 ₱      -38.32 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 146.55 ₱ 127.56 ₱      -12.96 %
Apples (1 lb) 63.01 ₱ 45.36 ₱      -28.02 %
Banana (1 lb) 38.98 ₱ 19.66 ₱      -49.57 %
Oranges (1 lb) 62.80 ₱ 23.81 ₱      -62.08 %
Tomato (1 lb) 39.62 ₱ 45.93 ₱      +15.91 %
Potato (1 lb) 43.65 ₱ 41.39 ₱      -5.18 %
Onion (1 lb) 44.97 ₱ 35.15 ₱      -21.83 %
Lettuce (1 head) 66.02 ₱ 59.00 ₱      -10.63 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 37.55 ₱ 26.25 ₱      -30.09 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 450.00 ₱ 300.00 ₱      -33.33 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 57.40 ₱ 42.60 ₱      -25.79 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 90.83 ₱ 80.75 ₱      -11.10 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 120.00 ₱ 100.00 ₱      -16.67 %
Transportation
Manila[ Edit ] Iloilo[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 20.00 ₱ 9.00 ₱      -55.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 677.00 ₱ 529.60 ₱      -21.77 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 40.00 ₱ 40.00 ₱      0.00 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 21.73 ₱ 21.73 ₱      0.00 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 120.00 ₱ 120.00 ₱      0.00 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 193.03 ₱ 190.69 ₱      -1.21 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,300,000.00 ₱ 1,350,000.00 ₱      +3.85 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,002,076.92 ₱ 1,340,000.00 ₱      +33.72 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Manila[ Edit ] Iloilo[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 5,710.11 ₱ 7,662.50 ₱      +34.19 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 7.55 ₱ 6.00 ₱      -20.56 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 2,540.68 ₱ 4,500.00 ₱      +77.12 %
Sports And Leisure
Manila[ Edit ] Iloilo[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,527.23 ₱ 1,166.67 ₱      -53.84 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 312.50 ₱ 250.00 ₱      -20.00 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 300.00 ₱ 215.00 ₱      -28.33 %
Childcare
Manila[ Edit ] Iloilo[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 9,453.92 ₱ 12,333.33 ₱      +30.46 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 437,521.14 ₱ ?     
Clothing And Shoes
Manila[ Edit ] Iloilo[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,494.92 ₱ 1,460.00 ₱      -41.48 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,564.29 ₱ 1,575.00 ₱      +0.68 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 4,249.77 ₱ 3,250.00 ₱      -23.53 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 4,325.00 ₱ 3,125.00 ₱      -27.75 %
Rent Per Month
Manila[ Edit ] Iloilo[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 33,394.68 ₱ 6,875.00 ₱      -79.41 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 16,526.32 ₱ 4,500.00 ₱      -72.77 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 109,375.00 ₱ 15,666.67 ₱      -85.68 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 39,333.33 ₱ 10,333.33 ₱      -73.73 %
Buy Apartment Price
Manila[ Edit ] Iloilo[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 15,732.72 ₱ 5,806.39 ₱      -63.09 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 9,464.42 ₱ 1,393.53 ₱      -85.28 %
Salaries And Financing
Manila[ Edit ] Iloilo[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 18,252.66 ₱ 13,700.00 ₱      -24.94 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 7.88 5.78      -26.60 %
Last update: December 2020October 2020
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