Cost of Living in Dominican Republic

Summary of cost of living in Dominican Republic:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 6.83 $ 2.99-15.37
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 49.53 $ 27.32-85.39
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.83 $ 5.98-8.07
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.56 $ 1.71-4.27
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.27 $ 2.90-6.83
Cappuccino (regular) 2.10 $ 0.85-4.27
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.97 $ 0.51-2.13
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.72 $ 0.43-1.71
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.58 $ 3.56-5.82
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.54 $ 0.85-2.71
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.55 $ 0.33-0.77
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.69 $ 1.02-2.66
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.20 $ 1.71-6.97
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.30 $ 0.97-3.42
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.01 $ 1.94-6.83
Apples (1 lb) 1.20 $ 0.62-1.86
Banana (1 lb) 0.38 $ 0.24-0.68
Oranges (1 lb) 1.08 $ 0.34-2.05
Tomato (1 lb) 0.66 $ 0.31-1.54
Potato (1 lb) 0.63 $ 0.31-1.20
Onion (1 lb) 1.00 $ 0.35-1.71
Lettuce (1 head) 0.79 $ 0.49-1.31
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.79 $ 0.38-1.71
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 9.39 $ 4.61-15.37
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.31 $ 1.56-3.28
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.18 $ 1.88-4.27
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 4.27 $ 3.42-5.98
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.64 $ 0.51-1.02
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 42.69 $ 25.62-85.39
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.42 $ 2.56-5.12
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.12 $ 2.75-6.87
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 5.55 $ 3.42-6.83
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.88 $ 3.88-5.07
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,641.41 $ 22,798.90-32,447.87
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 30,495.83 $ 29,117.70-33,472.54
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 53.35 $ 34.16-129.03
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 18.58 $ 17.08-25.62
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 42.77 $ 28.32-85.39
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 26.30 $ 14.52-59.77
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.41 $ 8.54-20.49
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 5.98 $ 4.27-8.54
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 269.49 $ 136.62-597.72
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 4,995.74 $ 2,049.34-9,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 45.36 $ 14.67-85.39
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 52.50 $ 17.08-136.62
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 81.01 $ 42.69-111.01
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 79.57 $ 42.69-119.54
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 495.99 $ 222.01-1,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 256.61 $ 136.62-650.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 928.37 $ 375.71-2,049.34
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 481.27 $ 256.17-1,195.45
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 140.19 $ 79.33-198.63
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 93.87 $ 25.62-159.29
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 396.78 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 12.72 9.50-18.00

Prices in Dominican Republic

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