Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Belize Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Belize are 31.36% lower than in United States (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Belize are 47.87% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in Belize are 75.05% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Belize are 54.44% lower than in United States
Groceries Prices in Belize are 35.86% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Belize is 59.66% lower than in United States
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Restaurants
United States Edit Belize Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 16.00 $ 5.00 $      -68.75 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 $ 28.74 $      -55.78 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.50 $ 6.50 $      -23.53 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 $ 2.00 $      -60.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 $ 3.97 $      -33.87 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.56 $ 3.33 $      -26.87 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.24 $ 1.07 $      -52.45 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.63 $ 0.75 $      -53.94 %
Markets
United States Edit Belize Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.52 $ 8.39 $      +138.46 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.68 $ 1.22 $      -54.35 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.85 $ 0.99 $      -46.52 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.19 $ 2.12 $      -33.66 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.20 $ 3.99 $      -23.28 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.32 $ 2.61 $      -50.85 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.75 $ 2.33 $      -65.42 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.16 $ 2.12 $      -1.64 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.72 $ 0.54 $      -24.99 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.86 $ 0.58 $      -69.01 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.01 $ 1.15 $      -43.00 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.21 $ 1.08 $      -10.35 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.22 $ 0.95 $      -21.87 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.76 $ 2.27 $      +28.91 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.88 $ 1.20 $      -36.30 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.99 $ 14.87 $      +14.50 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.62 $ 1.93 $      -26.26 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.07 $ 2.91 $      -5.14 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.79 $ 4.00 $      -54.49 %
Transportation
United States Edit Belize Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $ 1.75 $      -30.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $ 22.41 $      -67.99 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $ 3.50 $      -0.03 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.70 $ 5.99 $      +122.02 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $ 13.68 $      -54.39 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.73 $ 6.22 $      +31.35 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,000.00 $ 28,644.64 $      +19.35 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,805.16 $ 33,558.52 $      +47.15 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United States Edit Belize Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 175.07 $ 81.89 $      -53.23 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $ 0.28 $      +88.37 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 68.39 $ 71.95 $      +5.20 %
Sports And Leisure
United States Edit Belize Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.79 $ 39.10 $      +3.45 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.29 $ 8.28 $      -52.11 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $ 7.95 $      -33.76 %
Childcare
United States Edit Belize Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,142.36 $ 173.96 $      -84.77 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,298.85 $ ?     
Clothing And Shoes
United States Edit Belize Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 45.33 $ 38.29 $      -15.54 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.82 $ 28.19 $      -21.32 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 78.78 $ 85.50 $      +8.53 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 100.55 $ 102.51 $      +1.94 %
Rent Per Month
United States Edit Belize Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,678.55 $ 359.51 $      -78.58 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,359.52 $ 235.74 $      -82.66 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,797.05 $ 831.77 $      -70.26 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,206.83 $ 579.73 $      -73.73 %
Buy Apartment Price
United States Edit Belize Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 394.78 $ 92.66 $      -76.53 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 271.03 $ 106.62 $      -60.66 %
Salaries And Financing
United States Edit Belize Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,244.49 $ 892.52 $      -78.97 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.35 10.83      +102.37 %
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