Ecuador is 2.3 times more expensive than India.

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

pay 85.3% more for restaurants

 
India
Ecuador
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $2.47
₹195.51
$3.03
 
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$3.97
₹314.13
$5.83
 
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.42
₹33.20
$0.74
 

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pay 73.1% more for groceries

 
India
Ecuador
Bread
1 loaf
$0.46
₹36.22
$1.46
 
Local cheese (8 oz) $2.61
₹206.96
$2.33
 
Milk (1 gallon) $2.52
₹199.55
$3.74
 

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pay 2.4 times more for transportation

 
India
Ecuador
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.99
₹394.96
$2.36
 
Monthly public transit pass $8.54
₹676.52
$16.79
 
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $13,555.07
₹1,073,863.07
$26,332.78
 

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pay 2.6 times more for housing

 
India
Ecuador
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$9.23
₹731.39
$38.33
 
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $136.92
₹10,847.48
$335.67
 
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $90.95
₹7,205.26
$240.12
 

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pay 4.3 times more for childcare

 
India
Ecuador
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $53.16
₹4,211.58
$211.25
 
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $1,329.76
₹105,346.71
$6,127.01
 

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pay 51.9% more for entertainment and sports

 
India
Ecuador
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.89
₹149.68
$1.94
 
Cappuccino in mid-range area $1.45
₹115.03
$2.25
 
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$3.89
₹308.43
$5.07
 

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pay 79.7% more for clothing

 
India
Ecuador
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$27.30
₹2,162.57
$47.92
 
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$30.60
₹2,424.08
$39.97
 
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$43.96
₹3,482.85
$88.63
 

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