Price Rankings for Chicago, IL, United States

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World Ranking

10th Most Expensive Rice (white), (1kg) (Markets) out of 384 Cities in the World.
14th Most Expensive Apples (1kg) (Markets) out of 388 Cities in the World.
14th Most Expensive Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) (Markets) out of 386 Cities in the World.

America Ranking

6th Most Expensive Local Cheese (1kg) (Markets) out of 90 Cities in America
6th Most Expensive Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) (Restaurants) out of 90 Cities in America
7th Most Expensive Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) (Markets) out of 89 Cities in America

Northern America Ranking

5th Cheapest Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) (Utilities (Monthly)) out of 63 Cities in Northern America
8th Cheapest Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre (Buy Apartment Price) out of 36 Cities in Northern America
6th Most Expensive Local Cheese (1kg) (Markets) out of 63 Cities in Northern America
6th Most Expensive Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) (Restaurants) out of 63 Cities in Northern America
7th Most Expensive Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) (Markets) out of 63 Cities in Northern America

RestaurantsValue World
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $ Very High 57th/385 34th/90 34th/63
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 87.50 $ Very High 52th/375 23th/90 22th/63
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 11.00 $ Very High 45th/338 23th/73 23th/47
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.50 $ Very High 44th/357 12th/86 12th/60
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 $ Very High 36th/346 18th/85 18th/58
Cappuccino (regular) 5.09 $ Very High 46th/381 32th/90 32th/63
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.93 $ Very High 44th/390 6th/90 6th/63
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.34 $ Very High 59th/386 12th/87 12th/60
MarketsValue World
Position
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Ranking
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.26 $ Low 261st/391 54th/90 35th/63
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.73 $ Very High 14th/386 14th/90 14th/63
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.58 $ Very High 10th/384 10th/88 10th/61
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.99 $ Very High 74th/377 22th/84 20th/57
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.54 $ Very High 32th/381 6th/90 6th/63
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.51 $ Very High 46th/382 15th/90 15th/63
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.14 $ Very High 33th/372 7th/89 7th/63
Apples (1 lb) 2.72 $ Very High 14th/388 12th/89 12th/62
Banana (1 lb) 0.88 $ High 97th/389 19th/90 16th/63
Oranges (1 lb) 2.27 $ Very High 22th/360 19th/85 19th/59
Tomato (1 lb) 2.13 $ Very High 52th/361 37th/89 36th/62
Potato (1 lb) 1.25 $ Very High 46th/378 39th/84 38th/57
Onion (1 lb) 1.26 $ Very High 43th/370 38th/85 37th/61
Lettuce (1 head) 2.24 $ Very High 54th/358 33th/86 32th/60
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.31 $ Very High 19th/379 18th/85 18th/58
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $ Very High 55th/363 33th/88 31st/61
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.20 $ High 85th/352 24th/73 20th/46
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.16 $ Very High 30th/337 11st/76 11st/50
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 15.50 $ Very High 27th/330 3rd/60 3rd/38
TransportationValue World
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $ High 105th/339 25th/71 25th/45
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 90.00 $ Very High 36th/236 14th/37 14th/30
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.25 $ High 95th/249 14th/40 12th/21
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.25 $
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 25.00 $
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.19 $ Low 284th/389 39th/90 24th/63
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 37,383.69 $
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,580.52 $ High 107th/275 17th/69 4th/45
Utilities (Monthly)Value World
Position
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Ranking
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Ranking
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 153.58 $ Moderate 192th/379 54th/90 53th/63
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 56.47 $ Very High 38th/378 30th/89 29th/62
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 58.51 $ Very High 78th/390 60th/90 59th/63
Sports And LeisureValue World
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 79.40 $ Very High 26th/360 10th/63 10th/36
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 0.00 $
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 $ Very High 48th/351 19th/82 19th/56
ChildcareValue World
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Ranking
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,650.00 $
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 45,450.00 $
Clothing And ShoesValue World
Position
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 61.59 $ Moderate 209th/371 25th/88 19th/62
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 53.18 $ Very High 48th/342 15th/68 10th/44
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 96.17 $ High 127th/375 37th/87 29th/61
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 124.94 $ High 85th/349 29th/78 29th/53
Rent Per MonthValue World
Position
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,359.38 $ Very High 16th/365 12th/88 12th/61
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,526.22 $ Very High 37th/373 27th/87 27th/60
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,475.00 $ Very High 17th/358 12th/88 12th/61
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,968.42 $ Very High 23th/360 16th/88 16th/61
Buy Apartment PriceValue World
Position
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Ranking
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Northern America
Ranking
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 300.01 $ Moderate 149th/279 30th/56 29th/36
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 260.01 $
Salaries And FinancingValue World
Position
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Ranking
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Northern America
Ranking
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,319.23 $ Very High 18th/389 13th/89 13th/63
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.64 High 143th/359 38th/85 19th/62
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