Cost of Living in Dominican Republic

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 6.41 $ 2.75-12.83
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 36.64 $ 24.73-91.61
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.33 $ 6.41-8.24
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.38 $ 1.83-3.66
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.58 $ 2.75-5.86
Cappuccino (regular) 1.94 $ 0.92-4.58
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.91 $ 0.55-1.83
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.64 $ 0.37-1.47
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.37 $ 3.66-5.55
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.46 $ 0.73-2.93
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.57 $ 0.38-0.83
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.71 $ 1.06-2.64
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.43 $ 1.57-7.48
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.34 $ 1.00-3.57
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.63 $ 1.50-7.48
Apples (1 lb) 1.09 $ 0.63-1.75
Banana (1 lb) 0.36 $ 0.26-0.73
Oranges (1 lb) 1.06 $ 0.25-1.83
Tomato (1 lb) 0.56 $ 0.22-0.84
Potato (1 lb) 0.61 $ 0.18-1.28
Onion (1 lb) 1.00 $ 0.42-1.47
Lettuce (1 head) 0.83 $ 0.46-1.41
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.73 $ 0.37-1.56
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.24 $ 3.66-16.49
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.21 $ 1.68-2.88
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.03 $ 2.02-4.03
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 4.58 $ 3.66-5.50
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.64 $ 0.46-0.92
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 36.64 $ 21.99-59.75
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.66 $ 1.99-5.50
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.42 $ 2.95-5.90
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 4.58 $ 2.75-6.41
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.58 $ 3.65-5.38
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,139.40 $ 18,322.13-27,483.19
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 31,675.37 $ 28,487.24-37,835.19
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 66.37 $ 36.64-111.24
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 $ 0.09-0.25
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 50.80 $ 36.64-91.61
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 29.13 $ 18.32-45.81
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.50 $ 9.16-18.32
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 5.50 $ 4.58-7.33
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 179.97 $ 91.61-274.83
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 4,985.41 $ 2,198.66-11,909.38
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 40.77 $ 15.46-91.61
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 44.03 $ 29.32-54.97
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 82.21 $ 36.64-119.09
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 81.04 $ 36.64-146.58
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 454.00 $ 238.19-894.92
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 235.17 $ 146.58-525.85
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 763.21 $ 366.44-1,557.38
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 403.50 $ 263.84-1,099.33
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 122.92 $ 76.60-187.24
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 82.66 $ 34.04-170.90
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 371.37 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 11.94 7.15-15.00

Prices in Dominican Republic

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