Cost of Living Comparison Between Los Angeles, CA and Honolulu, HI 

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Cost of Living in Honolulu, HI is 8.8% higher than in Los Angeles, CA (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Honolulu, HI is 0.1% lower than in Los Angeles, CA
Rent Prices in Honolulu, HI are 14.4% lower than in Los Angeles, CA
Restaurant Prices in Honolulu, HI are 11.4% lower than in Los Angeles, CA
Groceries Prices in Honolulu, HI are 21.4% higher than in Los Angeles, CA
Local Purchasing Power in Honolulu, HI is 24.3% lower than in Los Angeles, CA
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Restaurants
Los Angeles, CA Edit Honolulu, HI Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 24.03 $ 20.00 $      -16.8 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 120.00 $ 82.50 $      -31.2 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 $ 14.00 $      +16.7 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 $ 8.00 $      0.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 10.00 $ 12.00 $      +20.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.41 $ 6.17 $      +14.0 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.84 $ 2.99 $      +5.3 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.18 $ 2.50 $      +14.7 %
Markets
Los Angeles, CA Edit Honolulu, HI Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.65 $ 7.70 $      +65.8 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 4.66 $ 6.02 $      +29.2 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.51 $ 2.70 $      +7.6 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.90 $ 6.62 $      +35.2 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.17 $ 8.92 $      +44.6 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 7.41 $ 6.08 $      -17.9 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.21 $ 8.60 $      +4.7 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.68 $ 2.68 $      +0.2 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.04 $ 1.68 $      +62.0 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.63 $ 2.81 $      +72.3 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.27 $ 3.41 $      +50.3 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.29 $ 2.09 $      +61.1 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.15 $ 1.99 $      +72.3 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.98 $ 3.98 $      +101.0 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.21 $ 2.63 $      +19.0 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $ 15.50 $      +3.4 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.60 $ 1.96 $      -24.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.87 $ 3.55 $      -8.4 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.00 $ 12.00 $      0.0 %
Transportation
Los Angeles, CA Edit Honolulu, HI Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.75 $ 3.00 $      +71.4 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 83.48 $ 80.00 $      -4.2 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.10 $ 3.50 $      +12.9 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.70 $ 4.20 $      +55.6 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.19 $ 44.80 $      +53.5 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.34 $ 4.85 $      -9.1 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 30,000.00 $ 35,265.95 $      +17.6 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,239.98 $ 24,807.40 $      -8.9 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Los Angeles, CA Edit Honolulu, HI Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 194.69 $ 301.05 $      +54.6 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 67.76 $ 58.78 $      -13.3 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 74.34 $ 70.94 $      -4.6 %
Sports And Leisure
Los Angeles, CA Edit Honolulu, HI Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 51.36 $ 59.27 $      +15.4 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 9.17 $ 28.00 $      +205.5 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 17.50 $ 15.00 $      -14.3 %
Childcare
Los Angeles, CA Edit Honolulu, HI Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,950.00 $ 1,375.00 $      -29.5 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 28,750.00 $ 30,000.00 $      +4.3 %
Clothing And Shoes
Los Angeles, CA Edit Honolulu, HI Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 61.48 $ 47.14 $      -23.3 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 44.35 $ 53.33 $      +20.2 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 105.58 $ 100.00 $      -5.3 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 143.57 $ 101.67 $      -29.2 %
Rent Per Month
Los Angeles, CA Edit Honolulu, HI Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,456.18 $ 2,167.62 $      -11.7 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,135.17 $ 1,737.50 $      -18.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,723.39 $ 3,864.29 $      -18.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,744.42 $ 3,407.69 $      -9.0 %
Buy Apartment Price
Los Angeles, CA Edit Honolulu, HI Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 754.39 $ 756.66 $      +0.3 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 679.57 $ 753.99 $      +11.0 %
Salaries And Financing
Los Angeles, CA Edit Honolulu, HI Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,826.67 $ 3,650.38 $      -24.4 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.91 6.70      -2.9 %
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