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Cost of Living Comparison Between New York, NY and Santo Domingo 

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Consumer Prices in Santo Domingo are 54.01% lower than in New York, NY
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Santo Domingo are 70.01% lower than in New York, NY
Rent Prices in Santo Domingo are 87.59% lower than in New York, NY
Restaurant Prices in Santo Domingo are 57.43% lower than in New York, NY
Groceries Prices in Santo Domingo are 63.41% lower than in New York, NY
Local Purchasing Power in Santo Domingo is 72.30% lower than in New York, NY
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  New York, NYSanto DomingoDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $
(1,008.14 RD$)
6.94 $
(350.00 RD$)
     -65.28 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 $
(4,032.55 RD$)
39.68 $
(2,000.00 RD$)
     -50.40 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 $
(453.66 RD$)
6.70 $
(337.50 RD$)
     -25.61 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 $
(352.85 RD$)
1.98 $
(100.00 RD$)
     -71.66 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 $
(403.25 RD$)
2.98 $
(150.00 RD$)
     -62.80 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.39 $
(221.50 RD$)
1.59 $
(80.25 RD$)
     -63.77 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.06 $
(103.87 RD$)
0.84 $
(42.50 RD$)
     -59.08 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.71 $
(86.38 RD$)
0.42 $
(21.25 RD$)
     -75.40 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.39 $
(221.46 RD$)
4.56 $
(229.76 RD$)
     +3.75 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.50 $
(176.38 RD$)
1.20 $
(60.44 RD$)
     -65.73 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.89 $
(145.89 RD$)
0.43 $
(21.79 RD$)
     -85.06 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.38 $
(170.42 RD$)
1.88 $
(94.94 RD$)
     -44.29 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.96 $
(350.83 RD$)
2.44 $
(123.08 RD$)
     -64.92 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.91 $
(298.02 RD$)
2.39 $
(120.61 RD$)
     -59.53 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.90 $
(347.91 RD$)
2.99 $
(150.71 RD$)
     -56.68 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.97 $
(149.55 RD$)
0.83 $
(41.71 RD$)
     -72.11 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.95 $
(47.65 RD$)
0.35 $
(17.68 RD$)
     -62.90 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.55 $
(128.36 RD$)
0.60 $
(30.49 RD$)
     -76.25 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.72 $
(137.16 RD$)
0.40 $
(20.40 RD$)
     -85.12 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.51 $
(76.01 RD$)
0.59 $
(29.50 RD$)
     -61.19 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.38 $
(69.77 RD$)
0.58 $
(29.38 RD$)
     -57.89 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.28 $
(114.73 RD$)
1.09 $
(54.94 RD$)
     -52.11 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.44 $
(122.99 RD$)
1.11 $
(56.13 RD$)
     -54.37 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(756.10 RD$)
9.92 $
(500.00 RD$)
     -33.87 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.18 $
(109.81 RD$)
1.99 $
(100.38 RD$)
     -8.59 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.59 $
(130.46 RD$)
2.88 $
(144.98 RD$)
     +11.12 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 14.00 $
(705.70 RD$)
3.97 $
(200.00 RD$)
     -71.66 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 $
(138.62 RD$)
0.50 $
(25.00 RD$)
     -81.96 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 121.00 $
(6,099.23 RD$)
29.76 $
(1,500.00 RD$)
     -75.41 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.50 $
(126.02 RD$)
3.97 $
(200.00 RD$)
     +58.71 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $
(151.22 RD$)
4.79 $
(241.40 RD$)
     +59.64 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(1,512.21 RD$)
4.86 $
(245.00 RD$)
     -83.80 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.01 $
(151.49 RD$)
4.51 $
(227.49 RD$)
     +50.17 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 $
(1,108,951.07 RD$)
23,806.28 $
(1,200,000.00 RD$)
     +8.21 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,881.63 $
(1,052,577.63 RD$)
25,064.54 $
(1,263,424.69 RD$)
     +20.03 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 144.96 $
(7,307.14 RD$)
56.04 $
(2,824.94 RD$)
     -61.34 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.09 $
(4.33 RD$)
0.19 $
(9.42 RD$)
     +117.77 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 61.36 $
(3,092.95 RD$)
57.40 $
(2,893.58 RD$)
     -6.45 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 83.89 $
(4,228.76 RD$)
31.30 $
(1,577.76 RD$)
     -62.69 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 40.75 $
(2,054.08 RD$)
14.48 $
(730.00 RD$)
     -64.46 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 16.00 $
(806.51 RD$)
5.95 $
(300.00 RD$)
     -62.80 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,336.06 $
(117,753.64 RD$)
188.33 $
(9,493.16 RD$)
     -91.94 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 32,229.17 $
(1,624,571.32 RD$)
6,918.96 $
(348,762.94 RD$)
     -78.53 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 52.68 $
(2,655.64 RD$)
53.34 $
(2,688.56 RD$)
     +1.24 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 39.22 $
(1,976.84 RD$)
50.45 $
(2,542.86 RD$)
     +28.63 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 88.81 $
(4,476.59 RD$)
84.85 $
(4,277.27 RD$)
     -4.45 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 126.10 $
(6,356.39 RD$)
92.99 $
(4,687.50 RD$)
     -26.26 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,110.82 $
(156,806.69 RD$)
378.92 $
(19,100.00 RD$)
     -87.82 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,965.15 $
(99,057.19 RD$)
200.68 $
(10,115.65 RD$)
     -89.79 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,430.13 $
(324,122.65 RD$)
847.91 $
(42,740.69 RD$)
     -86.81 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,275.93 $
(165,129.54 RD$)
398.66 $
(20,095.24 RD$)
     -87.83 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,313.32 $
(66,200.46 RD$)
117.96 $
(5,945.75 RD$)
     -91.02 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 555.17 $
(27,984.21 RD$)
63.62 $
(3,206.65 RD$)
     -88.54 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,478.11 $
(225,727.54 RD$)
371.97 $
(18,750.00 RD$)
     -91.69 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.20 13.47      +220.73 %
Last update: December 2018December 2018
Contributors:534119
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD