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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 8.58% higher than in Puerto Rico
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 30.32% higher than in Puerto Rico
Rent Prices in United States are 116.17% higher than in Puerto Rico
Restaurant Prices in United States are 21.51% higher than in Puerto Rico
Groceries Prices in United States are 9.56% higher than in Puerto Rico
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 28.03% higher than in Puerto Rico
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 $ 14.00 $      +16.67 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 46.00 $ 50.00 $      +8.70 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.58 $ 7.00 $      +6.46 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.00 $ 4.00 $      +100.00 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.00 $ 5.00 $      +66.67 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.28 $ 3.96 $      +73.76 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.11 $ 1.77 $      +59.94 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.05 $ 1.42 $      +34.91 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.75 $ 3.17 $      -52.96 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.36 $ 2.33 $      -1.57 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.00 $ 1.77 $      +76.18 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.69 $ 2.36 $      -12.54 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.81 $ 4.84 $      +71.94 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.42 $ 3.88 $      +13.40 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.96 $ 5.18 $      +30.90 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.05 $ 1.97 $      -3.63 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.84 $ 0.67 $      -20.02 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.31 $ 1.79 $      +35.98 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.51 $ 1.80 $      +18.99 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.12 $ 1.11 $      -1.23 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.99 $ 1.12 $      +13.65 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.14 $ 1.51 $      -29.40 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.60 $ 1.77 $      +10.81 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $ 12.00 $      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.48 $ 2.31 $      +56.55 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.21 $ 3.28 $      +2.18 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.00 $ 7.00 $      -12.50 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 $ 2.25 $      +50.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 30.00 $ 69.00 $      +130.00 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $ 3.00 $      0.00 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.41 $ 2.67 $      +10.40 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 15.50 $ 27.95 $      +80.32 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.63 $ 2.61 $      -0.94 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,000.00 $ 21,580.00 $      -20.07 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,847.24 $ 20,312.08 $      -11.10 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 187.20 $ 148.91 $      -20.45 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 $ 0.10 $      -45.95 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 54.14 $ 60.53 $      +11.80 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 33.88 $ 36.18 $      +6.79 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.38 $ 15.40 $      -24.43 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 7.50 $ 12.00 $      +60.00 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 346.51 $ 851.94 $      +145.87 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 7,828.89 $ 17,828.33 $      +127.72 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 39.02 $ 42.08 $      +7.83 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 39.45 $ 34.69 $      -12.06 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 81.23 $ 73.92 $      -9.00 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 87.78 $ 93.20 $      +6.17 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 545.17 $ 1,229.49 $      +125.52 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 408.54 $ 971.57 $      +137.82 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 953.68 $ 1,992.47 $      +108.92 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 748.33 $ 1,547.36 $      +106.77 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 158.29 $ 220.09 $      +39.04 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 105.80 $ 162.57 $      +53.65 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,794.19 $ 2,993.52 $      +66.85 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.41 4.26      -3.29 %
Last update: July 2018July 2018
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Currency: USD