Cost of Living in Philippines

Summary of cost of living in Philippines:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 3.57 $ 1.78-8.92
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 21.42 $ 12.49-53.55
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 3.48 $ 2.68-4.46
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1.25 $ 0.89-2.68
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.14 $ 1.43-3.93
Cappuccino (regular) 2.40 $ 0.89-4.46
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.73 $ 0.39-1.43
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.39 $ 0.27-0.89
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.56 $ 5.07-8.78
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.10 $ 0.73-1.78
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.42 $ 0.34-0.53
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.05 $ 1.34-2.68
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.27 $ 1.21-8.10
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 1.93 $ 1.13-2.83
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.13 $ 2.02-4.86
Apples (1 lb) 1.26 $ 0.50-2.43
Banana (1 lb) 0.67 $ 0.36-1.21
Oranges (1 lb) 1.20 $ 0.40-2.63
Tomato (1 lb) 0.71 $ 0.24-1.21
Potato (1 lb) 0.91 $ 0.32-1.62
Onion (1 lb) 1.14 $ 0.49-2.10
Lettuce (1 head) 1.37 $ 0.54-2.68
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.72 $ 0.45-1.34
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 6.87 $ 4.02-12.49
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.17 $ 0.76-1.78
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.84 $ 1.07-2.68
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 2.68 $ 2.14-3.57
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.27 $ 0.18-0.62
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10.71 $ 5.04-21.42
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 0.71 $ 0.71-1.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.40 $ 0.32-0.86
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 2.68 $ 1.78-3.57
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.60 $ 4.26-5.41
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,202.89 $ 17,848.38-28,557.40
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,584.08 $ 17,848.38-24,987.73
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 106.31 $ 62.47-189.64
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 39.96 $ 14.28-44.60
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.01 $ 26.77-46.41
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 32.20 $ 8.92-53.55
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 5.33 $ 2.53-8.92
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 5.35 $ 4.11-8.03
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 158.99 $ 59.49-535.45
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 5,439.20 $ 1,784.84-17,848.38
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 40.24 $ 12.49-71.39
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 24.00 $ 8.92-44.62
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 69.63 $ 39.27-107.09
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 61.71 $ 26.77-116.01
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 324.51 $ 142.79-713.94
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 177.08 $ 89.24-356.97
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 701.19 $ 267.73-1,784.84
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 372.01 $ 178.48-892.42
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 242.89 $ 82.91-464.28
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 128.01 $ 48.09-248.72
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 374.73 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 7.26 5.00-11.00

Prices in Philippines

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