Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and El Salvador Reverse

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Cost of Living in El Salvador is 44.3% lower than in United States (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in El Salvador is 51.4% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in El Salvador are 64.3% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in El Salvador are 56.1% lower than in United States
Groceries Prices in El Salvador are 42.7% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in El Salvador is 80.2% lower than in United States
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Restaurants
United States Edit El Salvador Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $ 8.00 $      -60.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 75.00 $ 30.00 $      -60.0 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 11.00 $ 7.00 $      -36.4 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $ 2.00 $      -66.7 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 $ 3.00 $      -57.1 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.10 $ 3.19 $      -37.5 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.49 $ 1.00 $      -59.9 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.05 $ 0.80 $      -60.9 %
Markets
United States Edit El Salvador Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.00 $ 7.17 $      +79.2 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.24 $ 1.69 $      -47.6 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.06 $ 0.68 $      -66.8 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.70 $ 2.53 $      -31.5 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.82 $ 3.19 $      -45.1 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.49 $ 2.28 $      -58.5 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.27 $ 4.48 $      -38.3 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.40 $ 1.34 $      -44.2 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.76 $ 0.81 $      +5.6 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.04 $ 1.08 $      -46.8 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.22 $ 1.08 $      -51.2 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.36 $ 1.06 $      -22.0 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.38 $ 0.88 $      -35.9 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.16 $ 0.99 $      -54.3 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.19 $ 1.04 $      -52.4 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $ 11.89 $      -20.7 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.78 $ 1.59 $      -10.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.55 $ 2.38 $      -32.9 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 $ 4.00 $      -60.0 %
Transportation
United States Edit El Salvador Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $ 0.35 $      -86.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 72.00 $ 26.25 $      -63.5 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.75 $ 5.00 $      +33.3 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.75 $ 4.83 $      +75.4 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $ 10.00 $      -66.7 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.65 $ 4.05 $      +10.8 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,354.00 $ 19,000.00 $      -43.0 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,081.66 $ 22,845.68 $      -12.4 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United States Edit El Salvador Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 203.29 $ 84.49 $      -58.4 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 52.47 $ 18.50 $      -64.7 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 70.67 $ 41.58 $      -41.2 %
Sports And Leisure
United States Edit El Salvador Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 47.00 $ 27.73 $      -41.0 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 21.89 $ 21.48 $      -1.8 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 $ 5.00 $      -64.3 %
Childcare
United States Edit El Salvador Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,376.30 $ 158.33 $      -88.5 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 22,805.80 $ 4,181.25 $      -81.7 %
Clothing And Shoes
United States Edit El Salvador Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 52.04 $ 64.38 $      +23.7 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 42.53 $ 52.11 $      +22.5 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 88.50 $ 102.78 $      +16.1 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 113.96 $ 98.44 $      -13.6 %
Rent Per Month
United States Edit El Salvador Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,760.64 $ 718.01 $      -59.2 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,448.33 $ 552.08 $      -61.9 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,958.48 $ 977.08 $      -67.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,401.10 $ 813.25 $      -66.1 %
Buy Apartment Price
United States Edit El Salvador Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 321.20 $ 158.96 $      -50.5 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 258.19 $ 106.94 $      -58.6 %
Salaries And Financing
United States Edit El Salvador Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,543.61 $ 436.92 $      -90.4 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.57 10.34      +57.5 %
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