Cost of Living in Dominican Republic

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 5.26 $ 2.63-11.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 36.38 $ 23.99-87.69
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.62 $ 6.14-8.77
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.19 $ 1.50-4.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 $ 2.63-5.61
Cappuccino (regular) 1.68 $ 0.88-3.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.98 $ 0.61-1.75
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.69 $ 0.35-1.50
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.94 $ 3.32-4.98
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.38 $ 0.70-2.95
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.49 $ 0.28-0.80
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.54 $ 1.02-2.53
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.14 $ 1.75-7.95
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.07 $ 0.88-2.98
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2.77 $ 1.43-4.38
Apples (1 lb) 0.99 $ 0.60-1.75
Banana (1 lb) 0.36 $ 0.25-0.79
Oranges (1 lb) 1.07 $ 0.24-1.75
Tomato (1 lb) 0.55 $ 0.21-0.88
Potato (1 lb) 0.64 $ 0.28-1.23
Onion (1 lb) 1.04 $ 0.56-1.40
Lettuce (1 head) 0.80 $ 0.35-1.16
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.67 $ 0.35-1.23
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.68 $ 4.38-17.54
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.00 $ 1.58-2.63
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.05 $ 2.10-4.38
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 4.38 $ 3.51-4.91
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.50 $ 0.44-0.88
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 31.57 $ 21.04-80.67
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.51 $ 2.19-5.26
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.23 $ 2.82-5.64
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 5.26 $ 2.63-12.28
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.07 $ 3.33-5.00
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,430.34 $ 19,992.30-26,305.65
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,648.41 $ 22,798.23-34,990.67
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 65.30 $ 35.07-105.22
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $ 0.07-0.20
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 50.42 $ 35.07-87.69
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 27.33 $ 17.36-43.84
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.04 $ 8.77-17.54
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 5.26 $ 4.38-7.01
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 177.78 $ 87.69-298.13
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 4,628.34 $ 2,104.45-14,996.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 38.78 $ 17.54-61.38
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 41.99 $ 26.31-52.61
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 81.00 $ 49.99-113.99
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 81.84 $ 43.84-140.30
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 356.14 $ 199.95-701.48
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 200.13 $ 122.76-419.89
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 594.03 $ 315.67-1,052.23
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 335.54 $ 245.52-526.11
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 102.32 $ 46.44-143.37
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 58.46 $ 26.31-131.53
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 336.19 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 12.41 8.00-15.00

Prices in Dominican Republic

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Last update: June 2021
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