Cost of Living Comparison Between Honolulu, HI and New York, NY 

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Cost of Living in New York, NY is 12.3% higher than in Honolulu, HI (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in New York, NY is 38.2% higher than in Honolulu, HI
Rent Prices in New York, NY are 83.7% higher than in Honolulu, HI
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 33.7% higher than in Honolulu, HI
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 3.3% lower than in Honolulu, HI
Local Purchasing Power in New York, NY is 4.1% higher than in Honolulu, HI
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Restaurants
Honolulu, HI Edit New York, NY Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $ 30.00 $      +50.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 $ 130.00 $      +62.5 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 13.50 $ 12.00 $      -11.1 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 $ 8.00 $      0.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 12.00 $ 10.00 $      -16.7 %
Cappuccino (regular) 6.25 $ 5.63 $      -9.8 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.96 $ 3.04 $      +3.0 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.50 $ 2.27 $      -9.3 %
Markets
Honolulu, HI Edit New York, NY Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 7.65 $ 5.64 $      -26.2 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 5.87 $ 4.35 $      -25.8 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.70 $ 3.33 $      +23.2 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 6.29 $ 5.25 $      -16.6 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 8.92 $ 7.46 $      -16.3 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.08 $ 6.81 $      +12.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.60 $ 8.69 $      +1.1 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.69 $ 3.14 $      +16.4 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.77 $ 0.96 $      -45.8 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.81 $ 2.59 $      -7.7 %
Tomato (1 lb) 3.41 $ 2.93 $      -14.2 %
Potato (1 lb) 2.09 $ 1.81 $      -13.4 %
Onion (1 lb) 2.09 $ 1.69 $      -19.1 %
Lettuce (1 head) 3.98 $ 2.95 $      -25.9 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.63 $ 2.47 $      -5.8 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.50 $ 20.00 $      +29.0 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.96 $ 2.57 $      +31.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.55 $ 3.81 $      +7.3 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.00 $ 17.00 $      +41.7 %
Transportation
Honolulu, HI Edit New York, NY Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 $ 2.90 $      -3.3 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 80.00 $ 132.00 $      +65.0 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $ 5.00 $      +42.9 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.20 $ 3.50 $      -16.7 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 44.80 $ 34.00 $      -24.1 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.89 $ 3.86 $      -21.0 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 35,265.95 $ 31,500.00 $      -10.7 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,977.77 $ 27,469.93 $      +10.0 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Honolulu, HI Edit New York, NY Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 297.40 $ 176.78 $      -40.6 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 52.44 $ 66.45 $      +26.7 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 69.12 $ 70.88 $      +2.6 %
Sports And Leisure
Honolulu, HI Edit New York, NY Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 59.27 $ 140.00 $      +136.2 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 28.00 $ 77.86 $      +178.1 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 $ 20.00 $      +33.3 %
Childcare
Honolulu, HI Edit New York, NY Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,375.00 $ 3,096.67 $      +125.2 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 30,000.00 $ 57,600.00 $      +92.0 %
Clothing And Shoes
Honolulu, HI Edit New York, NY Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 51.88 $ 71.83 $      +38.5 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 53.33 $ 48.24 $      -9.6 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 102.50 $ 98.90 $      -3.5 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 111.67 $ 165.41 $      +48.1 %
Rent Per Month
Honolulu, HI Edit New York, NY Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,186.00 $ 4,328.21 $      +98.0 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,706.67 $ 2,861.97 $      +67.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,826.67 $ 8,565.00 $      +123.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,333.33 $ 4,551.11 $      +36.5 %
Buy Apartment Price
Honolulu, HI Edit New York, NY Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 756.66 $ 1,569.57 $      +107.4 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 753.99 $ 1,142.75 $      +51.6 %
Salaries And Financing
Honolulu, HI Edit New York, NY Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,979.49 $ 5,723.89 $      +43.8 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.66 6.72      +0.9 %
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