Cost of Living Comparison Between Manila and Los Angeles, CA 

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Consumer Prices in Los Angeles, CA are 87.78% higher than in Manila (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Los Angeles, CA are 123.06% higher than in Manila
Rent Prices in Los Angeles, CA are 188.48% higher than in Manila
Restaurant Prices in Los Angeles, CA are 284.01% higher than in Manila
Groceries Prices in Los Angeles, CA are 88.83% higher than in Manila
Local Purchasing Power in Los Angeles, CA is 447.56% higher than in Manila
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Restaurants
Manila Edit Los Angeles, CA Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 150.00 ₱
(3.12 $)
961.00 ₱
(20.00 $)
     +540.67 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 1,000.00 ₱
(20.81 $)
3,603.75 ₱
(75.00 $)
     +260.37 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 150.00 ₱
(3.12 $)
432.45 ₱
(9.00 $)
     +188.30 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 77.50 ₱
(1.61 $)
312.32 ₱
(6.50 $)
     +303.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 130.00 ₱
(2.71 $)
384.40 ₱
(8.00 $)
     +195.69 %
Cappuccino (regular) 125.68 ₱
(2.62 $)
225.30 ₱
(4.69 $)
     +79.26 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 35.46 ₱
(0.74 $)
105.78 ₱
(2.20 $)
     +198.35 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 22.46 ₱
(0.47 $)
98.18 ₱
(2.04 $)
     +337.16 %
Markets
Manila Edit Los Angeles, CA Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 338.30 ₱
(7.04 $)
186.79 ₱
(3.89 $)
     -44.79 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 55.18 ₱
(1.15 $)
161.09 ₱
(3.35 $)
     +191.92 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 23.81 ₱
(0.50 $)
128.60 ₱
(2.68 $)
     +440.04 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 95.97 ₱
(2.00 $)
164.77 ₱
(3.43 $)
     +71.69 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 140.87 ₱
(2.93 $)
268.36 ₱
(5.59 $)
     +90.50 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 90.21 ₱
(1.88 $)
274.79 ₱
(5.72 $)
     +204.63 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 146.55 ₱
(3.05 $)
316.85 ₱
(6.59 $)
     +116.21 %
Apples (1 lb) 63.01 ₱
(1.31 $)
85.99 ₱
(1.79 $)
     +36.48 %
Banana (1 lb) 38.97 ₱
(0.81 $)
40.42 ₱
(0.84 $)
     +3.73 %
Oranges (1 lb) 62.79 ₱
(1.31 $)
64.78 ₱
(1.35 $)
     +3.17 %
Tomato (1 lb) 39.61 ₱
(0.82 $)
91.88 ₱
(1.91 $)
     +131.96 %
Potato (1 lb) 43.64 ₱
(0.91 $)
54.05 ₱
(1.12 $)
     +23.84 %
Onion (1 lb) 44.96 ₱
(0.94 $)
46.67 ₱
(0.97 $)
     +3.80 %
Lettuce (1 head) 66.01 ₱
(1.37 $)
78.74 ₱
(1.64 $)
     +19.29 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 37.54 ₱
(0.78 $)
101.45 ₱
(2.11 $)
     +170.23 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 450.00 ₱
(9.37 $)
720.75 ₱
(15.00 $)
     +60.17 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 58.23 ₱
(1.21 $)
123.90 ₱
(2.58 $)
     +112.77 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 91.15 ₱
(1.90 $)
111.08 ₱
(2.31 $)
     +21.86 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 120.00 ₱
(2.50 $)
480.50 ₱
(10.00 $)
     +300.42 %
Transportation
Manila Edit Los Angeles, CA Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 20.00 ₱
(0.42 $)
84.09 ₱
(1.75 $)
     +320.44 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 677.00 ₱
(14.09 $)
4,805.00 ₱
(100.00 $)
     +609.75 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 40.00 ₱
(0.83 $)
136.94 ₱
(2.85 $)
     +242.36 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 21.73 ₱
(0.45 $)
129.74 ₱
(2.70 $)
     +497.14 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 120.00 ₱
(2.50 $)
1,402.58 ₱
(29.19 $)
     +1,068.82 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 192.54 ₱
(4.01 $)
171.54 ₱
(3.57 $)
     -10.90 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,300,000.00 ₱
(27,055.15 $)
1,201,250.00 ₱
(25,000.00 $)
     -7.60 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,002,076.92 ₱
(20,854.88 $)
1,021,138.60 ₱
(21,251.58 $)
     +1.90 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Manila Edit Los Angeles, CA Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 5,710.11 ₱
(118.84 $)
6,737.35 ₱
(140.22 $)
     +17.99 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 7.55 ₱
(0.16 $)
6.18 ₱
(0.13 $)
     -18.20 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 2,622.50 ₱
(54.58 $)
3,197.84 ₱
(66.55 $)
     +21.94 %
Sports And Leisure
Manila Edit Los Angeles, CA Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,527.23 ₱
(52.60 $)
1,990.31 ₱
(41.42 $)
     -21.25 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 312.50 ₱
(6.50 $)
479.54 ₱
(9.98 $)
     +53.45 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 300.00 ₱
(6.24 $)
720.75 ₱
(15.00 $)
     +140.25 %
Childcare
Manila Edit Los Angeles, CA Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 9,481.94 ₱
(197.33 $)
49,887.01 ₱
(1,038.23 $)
     +426.13 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 438,179.36 ₱
(9,119.24 $)
1,039,300.72 ₱
(21,629.57 $)
     +137.19 %
Clothing And Shoes
Manila Edit Los Angeles, CA Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,419.57 ₱
(50.36 $)
2,516.17 ₱
(52.37 $)
     +3.99 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,602.38 ₱
(33.35 $)
1,832.67 ₱
(38.14 $)
     +14.37 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 4,249.77 ₱
(88.44 $)
3,706.52 ₱
(77.14 $)
     -12.78 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 4,368.42 ₱
(90.91 $)
5,378.70 ₱
(111.94 $)
     +23.13 %
Rent Per Month
Manila Edit Los Angeles, CA Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 33,392.61 ₱
(694.96 $)
106,806.43 ₱
(2,222.82 $)
     +219.85 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 15,684.21 ₱
(326.41 $)
86,120.33 ₱
(1,792.31 $)
     +449.09 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 103,750.00 ₱
(2,159.21 $)
211,439.81 ₱
(4,400.41 $)
     +103.80 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 37,500.00 ₱
(780.44 $)
144,692.76 ₱
(3,011.30 $)
     +285.85 %
Buy Apartment Price
Manila Edit Los Angeles, CA Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 15,729.86 ₱
(327.36 $)
36,810.37 ₱
(766.08 $)
     +134.02 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 9,464.42 ₱
(196.97 $)
24,693.41 ₱
(513.91 $)
     +160.91 %
Salaries And Financing
Manila Edit Los Angeles, CA Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 18,250.53 ₱
(379.82 $)
222,907.62 ₱
(4,639.08 $)
     +1,121.38 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 7.88 3.75      -52.32 %
Last update: January 2021January 2021
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