Cost of living in United States in 2019

Cost of living in United States

Prices were updated: May 2018

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Food prices$
A loaf of bread (400 g) 2.78$ 2.48
Milk (1 l) 0.90$ 0.80
Eggs (12) 2.49$ 2.22
Local cheese (1 kg) 11.46$ 10.22
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 kg) 9.14$ 8.15
White rice (1 kg) 4.29$ 3.83
Onion (1 kg) 2.77$ 2.47
Salad (1 kg) 1.66$ 1.48
Potato (1 kg) 2.49$ 2.22
Tomatoes (1 kg) 4.23$ 3.77
Bananas (kg) 1.67$ 1.49
Apples (kg) 4.58$ 4.09
Orange (1 kg) 4.23$ 3.77
Beef (1 kg) 12.34$ 11.01
Pork (1 kg) 11.63$ 10.37
Mineral water (1.5 l) 1.87$ 1.67
Restaurants$
Meal for 1 person (Budget Restaurant) 13.54$ 12.08
Meal for 1 person (Mid-range Restaurant) 26.35$ 23.51
Cappuccino (regular) 4.08$ 3.64
Coke/Pepsi (330 ml bottle) 1.87$ 1.67
Water (330 ml bottle) 1.56$ 1.39
Big Mac meal 7.34$ 6.55
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 54.19$ 48.34
Alcohol$
Bottle of beer (local, 0,5 l) 2.39$ 2.13
Imported beer (0,33 l) 3.37$ 3.01
Wine (700 ml) 12.94$ 11.54
Vodka, rum, brandy 15.71$ 14.01
Pack of cigarettes 7.06$ 6.30
Hotels and hostels$
Hostel (for 1 person) 41.53$ 37.05
Budget hotel, 2-3 stars (Room/Night) 100.70$ 89.83
Mid-Range Hotel, 4 stars (Room/Night) 158.91$ 141.76
Luxury Hotel, 5 stars (Room/Night) 105.48$ 94.09
Apartments for rent$
Apartment (1 bedroom) in Downtown 1279.93$ 1141.78
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1020.07$ 909.96
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in Downtown 2180.83$ 1945.43
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1653.91$ 1475.39
Internet (60 Mbps) 62.17$ 55.46
Transportation$
Public transport (1 way ticket) 1.91$ 1.70
Public transport (Monthly pass) 60.49$ 53.96
Taxi Start 3.41$ 3.04
Taxi (1 km) 1.82$ 1.62
Taxi (1 hour Waiting) 26.27$ 23.43
Petrol (gas) 0.73$ 0.65
Personal care$
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) 5.55$ 4.95
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) 13.24$ 11.81
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, …) 5.79$ 5.17
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 3.87$ 3.45
Tube of toothpaste 2.67$ 2.38
Visit to private doctor 77.83$ 69.43
Standard men’s haircut in expat area 20.24$ 18.06
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 4.96$ 4.42
Entertainment$
1 ticket to the movie 11.61$ 10.36
1 ticket to the theatre 48.23$ 43.02
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.25$ 14.50
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 40.61$ 36.23
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 10.00$ 8.92
Other prices$
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 48.81$ 43.54
1 Summer Dress (Zara, H&M, ...) 43.45$ 38.76
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 90.15$ 80.42
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 111.08$ 99.09
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