Cost of Living Comparison Between Manila and New York, NY 

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Consumer Prices in New York, NY are 139.08% higher than in Manila (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New York, NY are 184.26% higher than in Manila
Rent Prices in New York, NY are 263.13% higher than in Manila
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 282.81% higher than in Manila
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 147.92% higher than in Manila
Local Purchasing Power in New York, NY is 470.81% higher than in Manila
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Restaurants
Manila Edit New York, NY Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 200.00 ₱
(3.98 $)
1,004.40 ₱
(20.00 $)
     +402.20 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 1,200.00 ₱
(23.89 $)
5,022.01 ₱
(100.00 $)
     +318.50 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 160.00 ₱
(3.19 $)
451.98 ₱
(9.00 $)
     +182.49 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 85.00 ₱
(1.69 $)
356.56 ₱
(7.10 $)
     +319.49 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 120.00 ₱
(2.39 $)
451.98 ₱
(9.00 $)
     +276.65 %
Cappuccino (regular) 133.21 ₱
(2.65 $)
240.65 ₱
(4.79 $)
     +80.65 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 46.20 ₱
(0.92 $)
107.82 ₱
(2.15 $)
     +133.40 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 29.18 ₱
(0.58 $)
91.16 ₱
(1.82 $)
     +212.40 %
Markets
Manila Edit New York, NY Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 340.86 ₱
(6.79 $)
224.45 ₱
(4.47 $)
     -34.15 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 58.33 ₱
(1.16 $)
179.30 ₱
(3.57 $)
     +207.37 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 23.50 ₱
(0.47 $)
122.32 ₱
(2.44 $)
     +420.42 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 96.45 ₱
(1.92 $)
158.76 ₱
(3.16 $)
     +64.61 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 140.90 ₱
(2.81 $)
299.84 ₱
(5.97 $)
     +112.80 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 92.85 ₱
(1.85 $)
291.03 ₱
(5.80 $)
     +213.43 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 148.71 ₱
(2.96 $)
393.87 ₱
(7.84 $)
     +164.85 %
Apples (1 lb) 60.10 ₱
(1.20 $)
132.30 ₱
(2.63 $)
     +120.13 %
Banana (1 lb) 37.94 ₱
(0.76 $)
65.25 ₱
(1.30 $)
     +71.98 %
Oranges (1 lb) 60.62 ₱
(1.21 $)
135.78 ₱
(2.70 $)
     +124.01 %
Tomato (1 lb) 40.45 ₱
(0.81 $)
144.61 ₱
(2.88 $)
     +257.51 %
Potato (1 lb) 47.05 ₱
(0.94 $)
98.30 ₱
(1.96 $)
     +108.93 %
Onion (1 lb) 45.97 ₱
(0.92 $)
95.96 ₱
(1.91 $)
     +108.74 %
Lettuce (1 head) 76.03 ₱
(1.51 $)
121.41 ₱
(2.42 $)
     +59.69 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 38.62 ₱
(0.77 $)
109.28 ₱
(2.18 $)
     +182.93 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 500.00 ₱
(9.96 $)
753.30 ₱
(15.00 $)
     +50.66 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 57.93 ₱
(1.15 $)
156.74 ₱
(3.12 $)
     +170.56 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 96.92 ₱
(1.93 $)
159.56 ₱
(3.18 $)
     +64.62 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 120.00 ₱
(2.39 $)
753.30 ₱
(15.00 $)
     +527.75 %
Transportation
Manila Edit New York, NY Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 25.00 ₱
(0.50 $)
138.11 ₱
(2.75 $)
     +452.42 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 678.50 ₱
(13.51 $)
6,528.62 ₱
(130.00 $)
     +862.21 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 40.00 ₱
(0.80 $)
190.84 ₱
(3.80 $)
     +377.09 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 21.73 ₱
(0.43 $)
150.66 ₱
(3.00 $)
     +593.45 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 120.00 ₱
(2.39 $)
1,506.60 ₱
(30.00 $)
     +1,155.50 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 193.42 ₱
(3.85 $)
144.95 ₱
(2.89 $)
     -25.06 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,300,000.00 ₱
(25,886.04 $)
1,155,062.94 ₱
(23,000.00 $)
     -11.15 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,083,153.85 ₱
(21,568.12 $)
1,072,909.05 ₱
(21,364.12 $)
     -0.95 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Manila Edit New York, NY Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 5,924.86 ₱
(117.98 $)
7,735.23 ₱
(154.03 $)
     +30.56 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 7.41 ₱
(0.15 $)
5.08 ₱
(0.10 $)
     -31.40 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 2,411.35 ₱
(48.02 $)
3,349.04 ₱
(66.69 $)
     +38.89 %
Sports And Leisure
Manila Edit New York, NY Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,664.95 ₱
(53.07 $)
5,527.93 ₱
(110.07 $)
     +107.43 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 297.14 ₱
(5.92 $)
1,926.30 ₱
(38.36 $)
     +548.27 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 300.00 ₱
(5.97 $)
853.74 ₱
(17.00 $)
     +184.58 %
Childcare
Manila Edit New York, NY Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 10,296.30 ₱
(205.02 $)
129,201.93 ₱
(2,572.71 $)
     +1,154.84 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 508,333.33 ₱
(10,122.10 $)
1,814,202.12 ₱
(36,125.00 $)
     +256.89 %
Clothing And Shoes
Manila Edit New York, NY Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,236.67 ₱
(44.54 $)
3,142.18 ₱
(62.57 $)
     +40.48 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,447.50 ₱
(28.82 $)
2,386.30 ₱
(47.52 $)
     +64.86 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 4,252.17 ₱
(84.67 $)
4,621.14 ₱
(92.02 $)
     +8.68 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 4,194.44 ₱
(83.52 $)
6,759.61 ₱
(134.60 $)
     +61.16 %
Rent Per Month
Manila Edit New York, NY Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 34,409.32 ₱
(685.17 $)
153,934.45 ₱
(3,065.19 $)
     +347.36 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 16,550.00 ₱
(329.55 $)
102,743.13 ₱
(2,045.86 $)
     +520.80 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 112,000.00 ₱
(2,230.18 $)
320,886.90 ₱
(6,389.61 $)
     +186.51 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 45,000.00 ₱
(896.06 $)
175,893.85 ₱
(3,502.46 $)
     +290.88 %
Buy Apartment Price
Manila Edit New York, NY Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 16,718.08 ₱
(332.90 $)
70,814.11 ₱
(1,410.07 $)
     +323.58 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 11,154.48 ₱
(222.11 $)
35,883.51 ₱
(714.52 $)
     +221.70 %
Salaries And Financing
Manila Edit New York, NY Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 20,250.00 ₱
(403.22 $)
328,579.28 ₱
(6,542.78 $)
     +1,522.61 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 7.88 3.55      -54.98 %
Last update: July 2021July 2021
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