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Cost of Living Comparison Between Spain and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 22.31% higher than in Spain
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 37.14% higher than in Spain
Rent Prices in United States are 82.49% higher than in Spain
Restaurant Prices in United States are 19.52% higher than in Spain
Groceries Prices in United States are 49.30% higher than in Spain
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 50.71% higher than in Spain
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 €
(11.85 $)
10.97 €
(13.00 $)
     +9.69 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 35.00 €
(41.48 $)
42.19 €
(50.00 $)
     +20.54 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 €
(8.30 $)
5.91 €
(7.00 $)
     -15.62 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.00 €
(2.37 $)
3.38 €
(4.00 $)
     +68.76 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.50 €
(2.96 $)
4.22 €
(5.00 $)
     +68.76 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1.54 €
(1.82 $)
3.30 €
(3.91 $)
     +114.85 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.65 €
(1.96 $)
1.47 €
(1.74 $)
     -10.85 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.10 €
(1.30 $)
1.18 €
(1.39 $)
     +7.22 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.89 €
(3.42 $)
2.74 €
(3.25 $)
     -5.01 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.84 €
(1.00 $)
1.95 €
(2.31 $)
     +131.49 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.43 €
(0.51 $)
1.49 €
(1.76 $)
     +243.91 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.61 €
(1.91 $)
2.15 €
(2.55 $)
     +33.80 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.11 €
(4.88 $)
4.11 €
(4.87 $)
     -0.16 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.55 €
(3.02 $)
3.28 €
(3.88 $)
     +28.41 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.61 €
(5.46 $)
4.41 €
(5.23 $)
     -4.31 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.72 €
(0.86 $)
1.63 €
(1.93 $)
     +125.52 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.67 €
(0.80 $)
0.58 €
(0.69 $)
     -14.08 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.55 €
(0.65 $)
1.49 €
(1.76 $)
     +171.74 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.67 €
(0.80 $)
1.51 €
(1.79 $)
     +123.90 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.42 €
(0.50 $)
0.96 €
(1.13 $)
     +126.79 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.46 €
(0.54 $)
0.95 €
(1.13 $)
     +108.21 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.90 €
(1.06 $)
1.28 €
(1.52 $)
     +43.35 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.55 €
(0.65 $)
1.49 €
(1.77 $)
     +172.68 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 4.50 €
(5.33 $)
10.13 €
(12.00 $)
     +125.01 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.80 €
(0.95 $)
1.73 €
(2.05 $)
     +117.07 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.16 €
(1.38 $)
2.29 €
(2.71 $)
     +96.64 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 5.00 €
(5.93 $)
5.70 €
(6.75 $)
     +13.91 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.42 €
(1.69 $)
1.86 €
(2.20 $)
     +30.27 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 42.20 €
(50.01 $)
54.85 €
(65.00 $)
     +29.97 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 €
(3.56 $)
2.53 €
(3.00 $)
     -15.62 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.69 €
(2.00 $)
2.19 €
(2.60 $)
     +29.83 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 20.00 €
(23.70 $)
23.63 €
(28.00 $)
     +18.13 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.45 €
(5.27 $)
1.97 €
(2.33 $)
     -55.81 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,000.00 €
(21,332.50 $)
18,548.88 €
(21,983.00 $)
     +3.05 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,188.51 €
(21,555.91 $)
17,032.21 €
(20,185.54 $)
     -6.36 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 113.22 €
(134.18 $)
124.81 €
(147.91 $)
     +10.23 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 €
(0.19 $)
0.08 €
(0.10 $)
     -46.18 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 34.81 €
(41.25 $)
46.40 €
(54.99 $)
     +33.32 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 36.34 €
(43.07 $)
30.83 €
(36.54 $)
     -15.16 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.69 €
(13.85 $)
12.93 €
(15.33 $)
     +10.66 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 8.00 €
(9.48 $)
9.28 €
(11.00 $)
     +16.02 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 331.19 €
(392.51 $)
717.97 €
(850.90 $)
     +116.78 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 6,858.11 €
(8,127.81 $)
15,188.09 €
(18,000.00 $)
     +121.46 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 72.60 €
(86.05 $)
34.90 €
(41.36 $)
     -51.93 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 27.25 €
(32.29 $)
29.07 €
(34.45 $)
     +6.68 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 70.76 €
(83.86 $)
61.86 €
(73.32 $)
     -12.58 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 83.12 €
(98.51 $)
76.98 €
(91.23 $)
     -7.39 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 561.71 €
(665.70 $)
991.49 €
(1,175.06 $)
     +76.51 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 421.05 €
(499.00 $)
772.30 €
(915.28 $)
     +83.42 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 896.74 €
(1,062.76 $)
1,609.07 €
(1,906.97 $)
     +79.44 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 651.18 €
(771.74 $)
1,245.38 €
(1,475.95 $)
     +91.25 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 232.81 €
(275.91 $)
174.92 €
(207.30 $)
     -24.87 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 144.66 €
(171.45 $)
124.08 €
(147.05 $)
     -14.23 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,274.16 €
(1,510.06 $)
2,633.54 €
(3,121.11 $)
     +106.69 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.33 3.93      +68.93 %
Last update: September 2017September 2017
Contributors:223823450
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: EUR