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Cost of Living Comparison Between Puerto Rico and Dominican Republic Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Dominican Republic are 32.99% lower than in Puerto Rico
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Dominican Republic are 35.58% lower than in Puerto Rico
Rent Prices in Dominican Republic are 45.35% lower than in Puerto Rico
Restaurant Prices in Dominican Republic are 32.41% lower than in Puerto Rico
Groceries Prices in Dominican Republic are 44.22% lower than in Puerto Rico
Local Purchasing Power in Dominican Republic is 73.03% lower than in Puerto Rico
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 $
(633.78 RD$)
6.32 $
(333.57 RD$)
     -47.37 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 $
(2,640.77 RD$)
35.97 $
(1,900.00 RD$)
     -28.05 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.50 $
(343.30 RD$)
6.63 $
(350.00 RD$)
     +1.95 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.00 $
(105.63 RD$)
2.08 $
(110.00 RD$)
     +4.14 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.00 $
(158.45 RD$)
3.00 $
(158.57 RD$)
     +0.08 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.41 $
(127.11 RD$)
1.60 $
(84.43 RD$)
     -33.58 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.17 $
(61.68 RD$)
0.91 $
(48.24 RD$)
     -21.80 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.03 $
(54.54 RD$)
0.55 $
(29.04 RD$)
     -46.76 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.44 $
(340.18 RD$)
4.19 $
(221.47 RD$)
     -34.90 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.21 $
(116.61 RD$)
1.21 $
(64.07 RD$)
     -45.06 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.86 $
(45.36 RD$)
0.47 $
(24.84 RD$)
     -45.24 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.55 $
(134.54 RD$)
1.76 $
(92.90 RD$)
     -30.95 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.48 $
(183.59 RD$)
2.91 $
(153.62 RD$)
     -16.32 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.83 $
(202.13 RD$)
2.22 $
(117.29 RD$)
     -41.97 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.76 $
(198.64 RD$)
3.17 $
(167.67 RD$)
     -15.59 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.51 $
(132.46 RD$)
0.95 $
(50.28 RD$)
     -62.04 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.88 $
(46.26 RD$)
0.35 $
(18.29 RD$)
     -60.46 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.56 $
(82.47 RD$)
0.66 $
(34.97 RD$)
     -57.60 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.77 $
(93.29 RD$)
0.49 $
(25.81 RD$)
     -72.33 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.10 $
(58.36 RD$)
0.58 $
(30.60 RD$)
     -47.56 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.19 $
(62.68 RD$)
0.72 $
(37.90 RD$)
     -39.54 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.38 $
(125.45 RD$)
0.99 $
(52.24 RD$)
     -58.36 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.49 $
(78.61 RD$)
1.10 $
(58.27 RD$)
     -25.87 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.00 $
(528.15 RD$)
7.57 $
(400.00 RD$)
     -24.26 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.37 $
(72.61 RD$)
2.05 $
(108.18 RD$)
     +48.99 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.93 $
(154.67 RD$)
3.06 $
(161.84 RD$)
     +4.63 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 9.50 $
(501.75 RD$)
3.79 $
(200.00 RD$)
     -60.14 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 $
(79.22 RD$)
0.47 $
(25.00 RD$)
     -68.44 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 30.00 $
(1,584.46 RD$)
34.08 $
(1,800.00 RD$)
     +13.60 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $
(158.45 RD$)
3.60 $
(190.00 RD$)
     +19.91 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.41 $
(127.50 RD$)
4.57 $
(241.40 RD$)
     +89.34 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 17.50 $
(924.27 RD$)
4.73 $
(250.00 RD$)
     -72.95 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.90 $
(153.35 RD$)
4.45 $
(235.11 RD$)
     +53.31 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 $
(1,320,383.88 RD$)
23,875.63 $
(1,261,000.00 RD$)
     -4.50 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,170.00 $
(1,223,731.78 RD$)
25,637.56 $
(1,354,056.95 RD$)
     +10.65 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 198.11 $
(10,463.11 RD$)
62.06 $
(3,277.71 RD$)
     -68.67 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $
(8.19 RD$)
0.17 $
(9.02 RD$)
     +10.20 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 62.70 $
(3,311.69 RD$)
54.64 $
(2,885.79 RD$)
     -12.86 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 33.51 $
(1,770.02 RD$)
26.50 $
(1,399.39 RD$)
     -20.94 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.54 $
(979.09 RD$)
13.31 $
(703.12 RD$)
     -28.19 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 8.00 $
(422.52 RD$)
5.68 $
(300.00 RD$)
     -29.00 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 331.67 $
(17,517.09 RD$)
176.68 $
(9,331.27 RD$)
     -46.73 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 7,895.29 $
(416,992.76 RD$)
5,656.83 $
(298,767.52 RD$)
     -28.35 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.83 $
(2,209.26 RD$)
47.18 $
(2,491.87 RD$)
     +12.79 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 42.23 $
(2,230.32 RD$)
47.64 $
(2,515.97 RD$)
     +12.81 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 79.50 $
(4,198.81 RD$)
83.11 $
(4,389.43 RD$)
     +4.54 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 86.51 $
(4,569.13 RD$)
85.48 $
(4,514.80 RD$)
     -1.19 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 594.23 $
(31,384.51 RD$)
361.15 $
(19,074.37 RD$)
     -39.22 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 445.00 $
(23,502.83 RD$)
201.45 $
(10,639.61 RD$)
     -54.73 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,061.11 $
(56,042.96 RD$)
664.26 $
(35,083.03 RD$)
     -37.40 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 786.98 $
(41,564.58 RD$)
352.25 $
(18,604.13 RD$)
     -55.24 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 121.46 $
(6,415.01 RD$)
105.35 $
(5,563.98 RD$)
     -13.27 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 104.40 $
(5,513.73 RD$)
59.61 $
(3,148.53 RD$)
     -42.90 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,920.12 $
(101,412.00 RD$)
333.65 $
(17,622.10 RD$)
     -82.62 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.66 12.58      +169.94 %
Last update: November 2019November 2019
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Currency: USD