Pennsylvania is 2.5 times more expensive than Ecuador.

If you lived in Pennsylvania instead of Ecuador, you would:

pay 2.9 times more for restaurants

 
Ecuador
Pennsylvania
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $3.03
 
$14.03
 
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$5.83
 
$8.05
 
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.74
 
$1.94
 

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pay 2.7 times more for groceries

 
Ecuador
Pennsylvania
Bread
1 loaf
$1.46
 
$2.89
 
Local cheese (8 oz) $2.33
 
$6.07
 
Milk (1 gallon) $3.74
 
$4.11
 

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pay 2.2 times more for transportation

 
Ecuador
Pennsylvania
Gasoline (1 gallon) $2.36
 
$4.57
 
Monthly public transit pass $16.79
 
$77.33
 
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $26,332.78
 
$22,766.25
 

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pay 3.4 times more for housing

 
Ecuador
Pennsylvania
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$38.33
 
$70.08
 
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $335.67
 
$1,211.47
 
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $240.12
 
$969.78
 

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pay 3.3 times more for childcare

 
Ecuador
Pennsylvania
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $211.25
 
$952.50
 
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $6,127.01
 
$12,616.25
 

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pay 75.6% more for entertainment and sports

 
Ecuador
Pennsylvania
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.94
 
$4.74
 
Cappuccino in mid-range area $2.25
 
$3.99
 
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$5.07
 
$8.21
 

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pay 6.2% more for clothing

 
Ecuador
Pennsylvania
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$47.92
 
$42.66
 
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$39.97
 
$34.95
 
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$88.63
 
$75.66
 

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