Cost of Living Comparison Between Ecuador and United States Reverse

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Cost of Living in United States is 115.4% higher than in Ecuador (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in United States is 167.5% higher than in Ecuador
Rent Prices in United States are 381.5% higher than in Ecuador
Restaurant Prices in United States are 174.1% higher than in Ecuador
Groceries Prices in United States are 113.8% higher than in Ecuador
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 243.4% higher than in Ecuador
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Restaurants
Ecuador Edit United States Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 3.50 $ 20.00 $      +471.4 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 36.00 $ 75.00 $      +108.3 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 $ 11.00 $      +57.1 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.00 $ 6.00 $      +200.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.50 $ 7.00 $      +100.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.46 $ 5.11 $      +107.4 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.95 $ 2.49 $      +160.9 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.67 $ 2.05 $      +208.1 %
Markets
Ecuador Edit United States Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.21 $ 3.99 $      -5.2 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.51 $ 3.24 $      +115.1 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.67 $ 2.06 $      +206.0 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.07 $ 3.68 $      +77.7 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.78 $ 5.82 $      +109.2 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.65 $ 5.46 $      +106.2 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.13 $ 7.26 $      +131.6 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.03 $ 2.40 $      +132.3 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.54 $ 0.76 $      +40.3 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.61 $ 2.03 $      +235.8 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.60 $ 2.22 $      +271.5 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.54 $ 1.35 $      +151.6 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.48 $ 1.38 $      +190.2 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.71 $ 2.16 $      +205.1 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.12 $ 2.19 $      +95.2 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.00 $ 15.00 $      +50.0 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.62 $ 1.79 $      +10.6 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.58 $ 3.54 $      +37.5 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.00 $ 10.00 $      +66.7 %
Transportation
Ecuador Edit United States Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.35 $ 2.50 $      +614.3 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 20.00 $ 70.00 $      +250.0 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.50 $ 3.54 $      +136.3 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.41 $ 2.80 $      +16.0 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 10.00 $ 30.00 $      +200.0 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.47 $ 3.65 $      +47.6 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 $ 33,500.00 $      +59.5 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,926.33 $ 26,114.00 $      -3.0 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Ecuador Edit United States Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 49.82 $ 204.41 $      +310.3 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 12.76 $ 52.85 $      +314.3 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 35.92 $ 70.54 $      +96.4 %
Sports And Leisure
Ecuador Edit United States Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 35.23 $ 46.67 $      +32.5 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.81 $ 21.93 $      +30.5 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 7.00 $ 14.00 $      +100.0 %
Childcare
Ecuador Edit United States Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 240.00 $ 1,383.46 $      +476.4 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 6,810.91 $ 22,530.10 $      +230.8 %
Clothing And Shoes
Ecuador Edit United States Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 53.08 $ 52.09 $      -1.9 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 48.34 $ 42.55 $      -12.0 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 100.81 $ 88.49 $      -12.2 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 83.71 $ 113.80 $      +35.9 %
Rent Per Month
Ecuador Edit United States Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 362.96 $ 1,751.37 $      +382.5 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 282.92 $ 1,439.86 $      +408.9 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 627.69 $ 2,933.82 $      +367.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 493.83 $ 2,384.14 $      +382.8 %
Buy Apartment Price
Ecuador Edit United States Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 117.95 $ 307.84 $      +161.0 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 105.62 $ 250.13 $      +136.8 %
Salaries And Financing
Ecuador Edit United States Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 495.62 $ 4,553.53 $      +818.8 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 10.12 6.56      -35.1 %
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