Cost of Living Comparison Between Ecuador and Mexico Reverse

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Cost of Living in Mexico is 33.1% higher than in Ecuador (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Mexico is 45.6% higher than in Ecuador
Rent Prices in Mexico are 97.3% higher than in Ecuador
Restaurant Prices in Mexico are 52.1% higher than in Ecuador
Groceries Prices in Mexico are 35.2% higher than in Ecuador
Local Purchasing Power in Mexico is 9.4% higher than in Ecuador
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Restaurants
Ecuador Edit Mexico Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 3.50 $
(58.40 MXN)
9.59 $
(160.00 MXN)
     +174.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 36.00 $
(600.72 MXN)
41.95 $
(700.00 MXN)
     +16.5 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 $
(116.81 MXN)
8.99 $
(150.00 MXN)
     +28.4 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.00 $
(33.37 MXN)
2.70 $
(45.00 MXN)
     +34.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.50 $
(58.40 MXN)
4.34 $
(72.50 MXN)
     +24.1 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.47 $
(41.23 MXN)
3.39 $
(56.61 MXN)
     +37.3 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.99 $
(16.58 MXN)
1.33 $
(22.19 MXN)
     +33.9 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.67 $
(11.15 MXN)
0.98 $
(16.34 MXN)
     +46.6 %
Markets
Ecuador Edit Mexico Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.15 $
(69.21 MXN)
6.05 $
(100.92 MXN)
     +45.8 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.53 $
(25.57 MXN)
2.51 $
(41.92 MXN)
     +64.0 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.66 $
(11.02 MXN)
0.83 $
(13.87 MXN)
     +25.9 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.06 $
(34.32 MXN)
2.58 $
(43.09 MXN)
     +25.6 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.76 $
(46.04 MXN)
4.14 $
(69.07 MXN)
     +50.0 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.64 $
(43.98 MXN)
3.77 $
(62.86 MXN)
     +42.9 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.12 $
(52.12 MXN)
5.30 $
(88.44 MXN)
     +69.7 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.03 $
(17.27 MXN)
1.35 $
(22.51 MXN)
     +30.4 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.55 $
(9.21 MXN)
0.66 $
(11.08 MXN)
     +20.3 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.61 $
(10.13 MXN)
0.82 $
(13.65 MXN)
     +34.7 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.60 $
(10.07 MXN)
0.82 $
(13.73 MXN)
     +36.4 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.54 $
(8.95 MXN)
0.96 $
(16.10 MXN)
     +79.8 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.48 $
(7.93 MXN)
0.82 $
(13.70 MXN)
     +72.8 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.70 $
(11.73 MXN)
1.28 $
(21.37 MXN)
     +82.2 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.13 $
(18.81 MXN)
1.07 $
(17.80 MXN)
     -5.4 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.00 $
(166.87 MXN)
11.99 $
(200.00 MXN)
     +19.9 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.59 $
(26.54 MXN)
1.70 $
(28.30 MXN)
     +6.6 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.61 $
(43.54 MXN)
3.03 $
(50.54 MXN)
     +16.1 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.00 $
(100.12 MXN)
4.49 $
(75.00 MXN)
     -25.1 %
Transportation
Ecuador Edit Mexico Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.35 $
(5.84 MXN)
0.66 $
(11.00 MXN)
     +88.3 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 20.00 $
(333.73 MXN)
29.96 $
(500.00 MXN)
     +49.8 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.50 $
(25.03 MXN)
3.00 $
(50.00 MXN)
     +99.8 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.41 $
(40.28 MXN)
2.89 $
(48.28 MXN)
     +19.9 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 10.00 $
(166.87 MXN)
9.29 $
(155.09 MXN)
     -7.1 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.48 $
(41.46 MXN)
5.40 $
(90.16 MXN)
     +117.5 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,500.00 $
(358,764.42 MXN)
23,311.96 $
(389,000.00 MXN)
     +8.4 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,015.80 $
(450,805.09 MXN)
24,476.39 $
(408,430.58 MXN)
     -9.4 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Ecuador Edit Mexico Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 48.05 $
(801.75 MXN)
71.71 $
(1,196.60 MXN)
     +49.2 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 12.76 $
(212.86 MXN)
25.93 $
(432.62 MXN)
     +103.2 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 35.38 $
(590.30 MXN)
31.00 $
(517.21 MXN)
     -12.4 %
Sports And Leisure
Ecuador Edit Mexico Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 35.02 $
(584.30 MXN)
37.97 $
(633.67 MXN)
     +8.5 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.53 $
(275.81 MXN)
19.88 $
(331.70 MXN)
     +20.3 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 7.00 $
(116.81 MXN)
5.09 $
(85.00 MXN)
     -27.2 %
Childcare
Ecuador Edit Mexico Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 235.33 $
(3,926.94 MXN)
262.59 $
(4,381.83 MXN)
     +11.6 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 6,810.91 $
(113,651.71 MXN)
5,386.04 $
(89,875.29 MXN)
     -20.9 %
Clothing And Shoes
Ecuador Edit Mexico Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 54.52 $
(909.82 MXN)
57.38 $
(957.45 MXN)
     +5.2 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 48.00 $
(800.96 MXN)
43.41 $
(724.41 MXN)
     -9.6 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 101.00 $
(1,685.36 MXN)
99.64 $
(1,662.58 MXN)
     -1.4 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 84.21 $
(1,405.20 MXN)
91.90 $
(1,533.54 MXN)
     +9.1 %
Rent Per Month
Ecuador Edit Mexico Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 361.25 $
(6,028.08 MXN)
703.67 $
(11,741.88 MXN)
     +94.8 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 282.05 $
(4,706.55 MXN)
482.56 $
(8,052.33 MXN)
     +71.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 618.71 $
(10,324.19 MXN)
1,346.73 $
(22,472.52 MXN)
     +117.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 488.92 $
(8,158.52 MXN)
920.99 $
(15,368.27 MXN)
     +88.4 %
Buy Apartment Price
Ecuador Edit Mexico Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 120.56 $
(2,011.83 MXN)
195.26 $
(3,258.26 MXN)
     +62.0 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 106.31 $
(1,773.91 MXN)
128.88 $
(2,150.55 MXN)
     +21.2 %
Salaries And Financing
Ecuador Edit Mexico Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 499.02 $
(8,326.98 MXN)
794.66 $
(13,260.19 MXN)
     +59.2 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 10.12 11.41      +12.7 %
Last update: May 2024May 2024
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