NUMBEO

Cost of Living Comparison Between Los Angeles, CA and Santo Domingo 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Santo Domingo are 40.68% lower than in Los Angeles, CA
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Santo Domingo are 59.83% lower than in Los Angeles, CA
Rent Prices in Santo Domingo are 82.76% lower than in Los Angeles, CA
Restaurant Prices in Santo Domingo are 49.69% lower than in Los Angeles, CA
Groceries Prices in Santo Domingo are 49.58% lower than in Los Angeles, CA
Local Purchasing Power in Santo Domingo is 76.84% lower than in Los Angeles, CA
Currency: Sticky Currency      Switch to metric measurement units
  Los Angeles, CASanto DomingoDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(762.42 RD$)
6.89 $
(350.00 RD$)
     -54.09 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 70.00 $
(3,557.95 RD$)
39.35 $
(2,000.00 RD$)
     -43.79 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.50 $
(381.21 RD$)
6.89 $
(350.00 RD$)
     -8.19 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $
(304.97 RD$)
1.97 $
(100.00 RD$)
     -67.21 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 $
(355.79 RD$)
2.95 $
(150.00 RD$)
     -57.84 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.48 $
(227.78 RD$)
1.67 $
(84.72 RD$)
     -62.81 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.39 $
(121.68 RD$)
0.86 $
(43.73 RD$)
     -64.06 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.75 $
(88.75 RD$)
0.44 $
(22.50 RD$)
     -74.65 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.70 $
(187.85 RD$)
4.59 $
(233.34 RD$)
     +24.22 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.92 $
(148.51 RD$)
1.16 $
(58.95 RD$)
     -60.30 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.83 $
(92.84 RD$)
0.45 $
(23.10 RD$)
     -75.12 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.23 $
(163.95 RD$)
1.99 $
(101.25 RD$)
     -38.24 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.90 $
(248.95 RD$)
2.42 $
(122.89 RD$)
     -50.64 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.03 $
(255.52 RD$)
2.50 $
(127.32 RD$)
     -50.17 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.87 $
(298.39 RD$)
3.32 $
(168.72 RD$)
     -43.46 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.11 $
(107.10 RD$)
0.84 $
(42.82 RD$)
     -60.02 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.92 $
(46.89 RD$)
0.37 $
(18.58 RD$)
     -60.38 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.52 $
(77.23 RD$)
0.66 $
(33.39 RD$)
     -56.77 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.74 $
(88.26 RD$)
0.44 $
(22.39 RD$)
     -74.63 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.37 $
(69.72 RD$)
0.64 $
(32.31 RD$)
     -53.65 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.05 $
(53.61 RD$)
0.55 $
(28.16 RD$)
     -47.47 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.36 $
(69.04 RD$)
1.15 $
(58.37 RD$)
     -15.45 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.98 $
(100.64 RD$)
1.40 $
(70.92 RD$)
     -29.53 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $
(609.93 RD$)
10.82 $
(550.00 RD$)
     -9.83 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.16 $
(109.90 RD$)
1.87 $
(95.00 RD$)
     -13.56 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.69 $
(136.60 RD$)
2.82 $
(143.12 RD$)
     +4.78 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 9.00 $
(457.45 RD$)
3.93 $
(200.00 RD$)
     -56.28 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.75 $
(88.95 RD$)
0.49 $
(25.00 RD$)
     -71.89 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 $
(5,082.78 RD$)
29.51 $
(1,500.00 RD$)
     -70.49 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.46 $
(175.86 RD$)
3.93 $
(200.00 RD$)
     +13.72 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.75 $
(139.78 RD$)
4.75 $
(241.40 RD$)
     +72.71 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.19 $
(1,483.66 RD$)
4.72 $
(240.00 RD$)
     -83.82 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.79 $
(192.39 RD$)
4.62 $
(234.57 RD$)
     +21.93 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,845.00 $
(1,110,333.29 RD$)
25,576.55 $
(1,300,000.00 RD$)
     +17.08 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,433.71 $
(1,038,600.44 RD$)
22,911.49 $
(1,164,540.88 RD$)
     +12.13 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 139.64 $
(7,097.84 RD$)
62.70 $
(3,186.98 RD$)
     -55.10 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.13 $
(6.48 RD$)
0.18 $
(9.27 RD$)
     +42.99 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 60.08 $
(3,053.69 RD$)
58.75 $
(2,986.28 RD$)
     -2.21 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 40.26 $
(2,046.50 RD$)
26.79 $
(1,361.82 RD$)
     -33.46 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12.35 $
(627.87 RD$)
14.43 $
(733.33 RD$)
     +16.80 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 $
(762.42 RD$)
5.90 $
(300.00 RD$)
     -60.65 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,129.23 $
(57,396.37 RD$)
178.53 $
(9,074.07 RD$)
     -84.19 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 21,776.79 $
(1,106,866.11 RD$)
7,553.52 $
(383,928.57 RD$)
     -65.31 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 48.55 $
(2,467.65 RD$)
53.48 $
(2,718.14 RD$)
     +10.15 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.54 $
(1,704.79 RD$)
55.66 $
(2,829.32 RD$)
     +65.96 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 76.95 $
(3,911.42 RD$)
91.16 $
(4,633.33 RD$)
     +18.46 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 106.88 $
(5,432.47 RD$)
94.14 $
(4,785.00 RD$)
     -11.92 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,203.63 $
(112,005.88 RD$)
393.49 $
(20,000.00 RD$)
     -82.14 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,691.34 $
(85,966.84 RD$)
217.25 $
(11,042.23 RD$)
     -87.16 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,912.26 $
(198,851.78 RD$)
840.74 $
(42,732.93 RD$)
     -78.51 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,905.00 $
(147,654.72 RD$)
400.04 $
(20,333.33 RD$)
     -86.23 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 695.53 $
(35,352.11 RD$)
122.61 $
(6,232.19 RD$)
     -82.37 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 447.35 $
(22,737.64 RD$)
67.51 $
(3,431.16 RD$)
     -84.91 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,049.71 $
(205,837.71 RD$)
376.81 $
(19,152.17 RD$)
     -90.70 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.35 12.53      +187.72 %
Last update: July 2019July 2019
Contributors:430118
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD