Cost of Living Comparison Between Dominica and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 7.22% higher than in Dominica (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 32.02% higher than in Dominica
Rent Prices in United States are 137.94% higher than in Dominica
Restaurant Prices in United States are 93.00% higher than in Dominica
Groceries Prices in United States are 2.20% lower than in Dominica
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 581.77% higher than in Dominica
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Restaurants
Dominica Edit United States Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 EC$
(4.44 $)
40.54 EC$
(15.00 $)
     +237.82 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 118.00 EC$
(43.66 $)
162.15 EC$
(60.00 $)
     +37.42 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 15.00 EC$
(5.55 $)
21.62 EC$
(8.00 $)
     +44.14 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 EC$
(1.85 $)
13.51 EC$
(5.00 $)
     +170.25 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 EC$
(1.85 $)
16.22 EC$
(6.00 $)
     +224.31 %
Cappuccino (regular) 7.00 EC$
(2.59 $)
11.57 EC$
(4.28 $)
     +65.29 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.90 EC$
(1.44 $)
5.14 EC$
(1.90 $)
     +31.84 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 3.30 EC$
(1.22 $)
4.16 EC$
(1.54 $)
     +26.02 %
Markets
Dominica Edit United States Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 25.53 EC$
(9.45 $)
8.73 EC$
(3.23 $)
     -65.80 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.79 EC$
(1.03 $)
6.68 EC$
(2.47 $)
     +139.44 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.79 EC$
(0.66 $)
4.85 EC$
(1.79 $)
     +170.51 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 11.00 EC$
(4.07 $)
6.24 EC$
(2.31 $)
     -43.26 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 9.75 EC$
(3.61 $)
13.52 EC$
(5.00 $)
     +38.60 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.67 EC$
(2.10 $)
11.16 EC$
(4.13 $)
     +96.81 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.98 EC$
(3.69 $)
15.40 EC$
(5.70 $)
     +54.30 %
Apples (1 lb) 10.17 EC$
(3.76 $)
5.54 EC$
(2.05 $)
     -45.55 %
Banana (1 lb) 3.63 EC$
(1.34 $)
1.91 EC$
(0.71 $)
     -47.30 %
Oranges (1 lb) 5.44 EC$
(2.01 $)
4.88 EC$
(1.81 $)
     -10.34 %
Tomato (1 lb) 8.16 EC$
(3.02 $)
5.23 EC$
(1.93 $)
     -35.98 %
Potato (1 lb) 4.87 EC$
(1.80 $)
3.17 EC$
(1.17 $)
     -34.92 %
Onion (1 lb) 2.72 EC$
(1.01 $)
3.19 EC$
(1.18 $)
     +17.33 %
Lettuce (1 head) 4.83 EC$
(1.79 $)
4.42 EC$
(1.63 $)
     -8.62 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 5.00 EC$
(1.85 $)
4.88 EC$
(1.81 $)
     -2.42 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 26.00 EC$
(9.62 $)
32.43 EC$
(12.00 $)
     +24.73 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 6.07 EC$
(2.25 $)
6.51 EC$
(2.41 $)
     +7.21 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 EC$
(1.85 $)
7.61 EC$
(2.81 $)
     +52.11 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 17.00 EC$
(6.29 $)
21.62 EC$
(8.00 $)
     +27.18 %
Transportation
Dominica Edit United States Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.25 EC$
(1.20 $)
6.08 EC$
(2.25 $)
     +87.10 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 50.00 EC$
(18.50 $)
175.67 EC$
(65.00 $)
     +251.33 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 10.00 EC$
(3.70 $)
8.78 EC$
(3.25 $)
     -12.17 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 10.00 EC$
(3.70 $)
7.22 EC$
(2.67 $)
     -27.84 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 250.00 EC$
(92.51 $)
81.08 EC$
(30.00 $)
     -67.57 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 11.56 EC$
(4.28 $)
6.90 EC$
(2.55 $)
     -40.32 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 65,000.00 EC$
(24,051.36 $)
62,158.65 EC$
(23,000.00 $)
     -4.37 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 70,000.00 EC$
(25,901.46 $)
58,282.47 EC$
(21,565.73 $)
     -16.74 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Dominica Edit United States Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 125.00 EC$
(46.25 $)
443.75 EC$
(164.20 $)
     +255.00 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.88 EC$
(0.32 $)
0.37 EC$
(0.14 $)
     -57.23 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 175.00 EC$
(64.75 $)
177.54 EC$
(65.69 $)
     +1.45 %
Sports And Leisure
Dominica Edit United States Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 163.33 EC$
(60.44 $)
100.07 EC$
(37.03 $)
     -38.73 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 100.00 EC$
(37.00 $)
42.56 EC$
(15.75 $)
     -57.44 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 16.00 EC$
(5.92 $)
32.43 EC$
(12.00 $)
     +102.69 %
Childcare
Dominica Edit United States Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 383.33 EC$
(141.84 $)
2,528.29 EC$
(935.52 $)
     +559.55 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 6,900.00 EC$
(2,553.14 $)
42,786.18 EC$
(15,831.78 $)
     +520.09 %
Clothing And Shoes
Dominica Edit United States Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 165.00 EC$
(61.05 $)
118.38 EC$
(43.80 $)
     -28.25 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 110.00 EC$
(40.70 $)
95.85 EC$
(35.47 $)
     -12.86 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 366.67 EC$
(135.67 $)
205.23 EC$
(75.94 $)
     -44.03 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 400.00 EC$
(148.01 $)
259.24 EC$
(95.92 $)
     -35.19 %
Rent Per Month
Dominica Edit United States Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 900.00 EC$
(333.02 $)
3,625.45 EC$
(1,341.49 $)
     +302.83 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 583.33 EC$
(215.85 $)
2,923.80 EC$
(1,081.87 $)
     +401.22 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,333.33 EC$
(1,233.40 $)
5,827.76 EC$
(2,156.39 $)
     +74.83 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,350.00 EC$
(869.55 $)
4,675.10 EC$
(1,729.88 $)
     +98.94 %
Buy Apartment Price
Dominica Edit United States Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 30.19 EC$
(11.17 $)
899.21 EC$
(332.73 $)
     +2,878.19 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 11.61 EC$
(4.30 $)
535.45 EC$
(198.13 $)
     +4,510.85 %
Salaries And Financing
Dominica Edit United States Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,063.50 EC$
(393.52 $)
9,572.47 EC$
(3,542.02 $)
     +800.09 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 25.00 4.07      -83.71 %
Last update: January 2021April 2021
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