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Cost of Living in Dominican Republic

Cost of living in Dominican Republic is 34.33% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account). Rent in Dominican Republic is 74.28% lower than in United States (average data for all cities).
Restaurants [ Edit ] Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 6.13 € 4.38-8.76
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 35.05 € 24.54-44.10
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.17 € 4.85-8.76
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1.75 € 1.40-2.65
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.63 € 2.02-4.38
Cappuccino (regular) 1.39 € 0.88-1.84
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.76 € 0.53-1.14
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.39 € 0.25-0.79
Markets [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.90 € 3.32-4.64
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.07 € 0.88-1.43
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.44 € 0.32-0.61
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.65 € 1.05-2.44
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.43 € 1.59-4.21
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.18 € 1.19-3.29
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2.64 € 1.49-3.97
Apples (1 lb) 0.79 € 0.40-1.19
Banana (1 lb) 0.33 € 0.16-0.64
Oranges (1 lb) 0.53 € 0.24-0.79
Tomato (1 lb) 0.38 € 0.16-0.70
Potato (1 lb) 0.50 € 0.28-0.79
Onion (1 lb) 0.48 € 0.32-0.72
Lettuce (1 head) 0.90 € 0.53-1.23
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.98 € 0.44-1.75
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.01 € 5.96-10.52
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.72 € 1.40-2.28
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.71 € 2.10-3.51
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 3.51 € 2.10-3.86
Transportation [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.44 € 0.44-0.53
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 26.29 € 15.14-38.10
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.51 € 2.63-3.51
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.23 € 3.51-5.08
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 4.38 € 2.63-7.01
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.99 € 3.52-4.42
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,050.38 € 17,526.18-33,299.75
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,765.83 € 14,196.21-31,547.13
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 56.63 € 26.66-88.20
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.17 € 0.09-0.26
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.51 € 28.04-66.60
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 26.15 € 17.53-52.58
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.03 € 8.76-21.03
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 4.82 € 4.38-6.13
Childcare [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 176.82 € 87.63-297.95
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 6,333.82 € 2,628.93-17,526.18
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 46.18 € 26.29-87.63
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 45.49 € 26.29-70.10
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 76.87 € 52.58-140.21
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 79.99 € 61.34-122.68
Rent Per Month [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 288.21 € 140.21-525.79
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 159.81 € 87.63-262.89
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 581.13 € 271.66-1,051.57
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 313.37 € 175.26-438.15
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 103.82 € 49.25-162.82
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 49.24 € 29.31-81.41
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 290.44 €
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 13.48 0.17-0.32

Prices in Dominican Republic

These data are based on 2097 entries in the past 18 months from 213 different contributors.
Last update: February 2019
Our data for each country are based on all entries from all cities in that country.
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