Price Rankings for Washington, DC, United States

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World Ranking

5th Most Expensive Water (1.5 liter bottle) (Markets) out of 417 Cities in the World.
9th Most Expensive Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant (Restaurants) out of 418 Cities in the World.
16th Most Expensive Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) (Markets) out of 421 Cities in the World.

America Ranking

3rd Most Expensive Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant (Restaurants) out of 102 Cities in America
5th Most Expensive Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course (Restaurants) out of 102 Cities in America
5th Most Expensive 1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) (Clothing And Shoes) out of 100 Cities in America

Northern America Ranking

3rd Most Expensive Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant (Restaurants) out of 68 Cities in Northern America
2nd Most Expensive 1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) (Clothing And Shoes) out of 66 Cities in Northern America
3rd Most Expensive 1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) (Clothing And Shoes) out of 66 Cities in Northern America

RestaurantsValue World
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 $ Very High 9th/418 3rd/102 3rd/68
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 $ Very High 18th/411 5th/102 5th/68
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 $ Very High 17th/361 2nd/83 2nd/52
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 $ Very High 24th/394 4th/99 4th/66
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 9.50 $ Very High 15th/379 7th/97 7th/63
Cappuccino (regular) 5.51 $ Very High 25th/419 18th/102 18th/68
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.53 $ High 116th/422 37th/102 37th/68
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.30 $ Very High 65th/419 17th/99 17th/65
MarketsValue World
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.28 $ Low 272th/425 59th/102 36th/68
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.69 $ Very High 16th/421 16th/102 16th/68
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.26 $ Very High 24th/416 24th/99 24th/65
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.32 $ Very High 42th/414 16th/97 14th/63
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.91 $ Very High 49th/414 14th/100 14th/66
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.80 $ Very High 83th/419 32th/102 32th/68
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.54 $ Very High 52th/404 15th/100 15th/67
Apples (1 lb) 2.42 $ Very High 33th/420 29th/101 27th/67
Banana (1 lb) 0.99 $ Very High 67th/422 11st/102 7th/68
Oranges (1 lb) 2.45 $ Very High 16th/391 13th/91 13th/60
Tomato (1 lb) 2.86 $ Very High 11st/397 10th/101 10th/67
Potato (1 lb) 1.73 $ Very High 14th/406 13th/95 12th/61
Onion (1 lb) 1.66 $ Very High 15th/402 13th/94 13th/65
Lettuce (1 head) 2.86 $ Very High 10th/395 7th/97 7th/64
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.62 $ Very High 5th/417 5th/95 5th/61
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 16.00 $ Very High 25th/396 11st/100 9th/66
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.55 $ Very High 55th/386 14th/88 13th/54
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.63 $ Very High 16th/367 5th/86 5th/55
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.50 $ Very High 49th/350 15th/62 15th/39
TransportationValue World
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.62 $ High 89th/366 14th/78 14th/46
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 80.50 $ Very High 47th/245 17th/39 17th/31
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.00 $
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 45.00 $
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.67 $ Low 338th/423 65th/102 38th/68
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 35,699.74 $
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,275.78 $ Moderate 142th/294 37th/79 18th/52
Utilities (Monthly)Value World
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 178.50 $ Moderate 170th/409 47th/102 46th/68
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 62.12 $ Very High 23th/410 21st/101 20th/67
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 64.77 $ Very High 64th/424 51st/102 50th/68
Sports And LeisureValue World
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 109.88 $ Very High 7th/394 5th/76 5th/42
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 41.22 $
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 $ Very High 31st/375 10th/92 10th/60
ChildcareValue World
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,326.57 $ Very High 8th/286 4th/64 4th/39
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 51,000.00 $
Clothing And ShoesValue World
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 74.28 $ High 147th/400 6th/99 3rd/66
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 51.96 $ Very High 55th/362 22th/75 14th/45
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 113.89 $ Very High 30th/409 5th/100 2nd/66
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 176.06 $ Very High 7th/375 1st/89 1st/57
Rent Per MonthValue World
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,569.32 $ Very High 11st/399 9th/98 9th/65
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,097.17 $ Very High 8th/400 8th/98 8th/66
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 5,515.79 $ Very High 5th/391 5th/98 5th/65
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,820.83 $ Very High 7th/395 7th/101 7th/68
Buy Apartment PriceValue World
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 910.84 $ Very High 29th/305 10th/66 10th/44
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 654.89 $ Very High 31st/296 11st/62 11st/44
Salaries And FinancingValue World
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 6,683.42 $ Very High 5th/421 3rd/99 3rd/68
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.59 Moderate 168th/382 59th/94 37th/67
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