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Cost of Living Comparison Between Puerto Rico and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 7.48% higher than in Puerto Rico
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 29.95% higher than in Puerto Rico
Rent Prices in United States are 119.56% higher than in Puerto Rico
Restaurant Prices in United States are 26.38% higher than in Puerto Rico
Groceries Prices in United States are 6.91% higher than in Puerto Rico
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 23.47% higher than in Puerto Rico
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $ 14.00 $      +40.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 $ 50.00 $      0.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.99 $ 7.00 $      +0.14 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.00 $ 4.00 $      +100.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.00 $ 5.50 $      +83.33 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.28 $ 3.99 $      +74.73 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.11 $ 1.78 $      +61.02 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.05 $ 1.43 $      +35.90 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.55 $ 3.14 $      -51.98 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.30 $ 2.34 $      +1.82 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.01 $ 1.77 $      +74.49 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.52 $ 2.32 $      -8.12 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.73 $ 4.83 $      +76.95 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.54 $ 3.85 $      +8.68 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.76 $ 5.17 $      +37.54 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.21 $ 1.96 $      -11.14 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.86 $ 0.67 $      -21.98 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.39 $ 1.76 $      +27.06 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.60 $ 1.80 $      +12.71 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.17 $ 1.11 $      -4.78 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.05 $ 1.11 $      +6.29 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.20 $ 1.51 $      -31.13 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.60 $ 1.77 $      +10.17 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 11.00 $ 12.00 $      +9.14 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.39 $ 1.98 $      +42.74 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.79 $ 2.87 $      +3.04 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 9.00 $ 7.00 $      -22.22 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 $ 2.25 $      +50.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 30.00 $ 70.00 $      +133.33 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.25 $ 3.20 $      -1.54 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.45 $ 2.70 $      +10.01 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 20.00 $ 27.00 $      +35.00 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.81 $ 2.70 $      -4.09 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,000.00 $ 21,850.00 $      -19.07 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,552.50 $ 20,408.87 $      -9.51 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 195.10 $ 150.03 $      -23.10 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.19 $ 0.10 $      -46.86 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 58.60 $ 61.31 $      +4.63 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 34.52 $ 36.36 $      +5.33 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.03 $ 15.53 $      -22.43 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 7.50 $ 12.00 $      +60.00 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 334.88 $ 866.76 $      +158.83 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 7,224.29 $ 17,692.28 $      +144.90 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.21 $ 42.67 $      +3.54 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 40.57 $ 35.05 $      -13.61 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 80.25 $ 73.88 $      -7.93 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 89.02 $ 93.87 $      +5.44 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 551.70 $ 1,238.03 $      +124.40 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 407.07 $ 978.66 $      +140.42 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 966.67 $ 2,044.85 $      +111.54 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 735.94 $ 1,581.78 $      +114.93 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 157.33 $ 232.23 $      +47.61 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 98.12 $ 167.41 $      +70.62 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,887.10 $ 3,027.78 $      +60.45 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.41 4.31      -2.25 %
Last update: November 2018November 2018
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Currency: USD