Ecuador is 51.6% cheaper than Massachusetts.

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

pay 63.5% less for restaurants

 
Massachusetts
Ecuador
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $16.87
 
$3.03
 
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$8.60
 
$5.83
 
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.28
 
$0.74
 

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pay 59.0% less for groceries

 
Massachusetts
Ecuador
Bread
1 loaf
$3.14
 
$1.46
 
Local cheese (8 oz) $6.95
 
$2.33
 
Milk (1 gallon) $3.85
 
$3.74
 

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pay 34.8% less for transportation

 
Massachusetts
Ecuador
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.67
 
$2.36
 
Monthly public transit pass $65.81
 
$16.79
 
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $24,099.38
 
$26,332.78
 

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pay 73.2% less for housing

 
Massachusetts
Ecuador
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$73.92
 
$38.33
 
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,897.57
 
$335.67
 
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,547.61
 
$240.12
 

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pay 79.5% less for childcare

 
Massachusetts
Ecuador
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $1,504.98
 
$211.25
 
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $22,736.36
 
$6,127.01
 

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pay 51.3% less for entertainment and sports

 
Massachusetts
Ecuador
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $6.06
 
$1.94
 
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.55
 
$2.25
 
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$11.00
 
$5.07
 

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pay 0.2% less for clothing

 
Massachusetts
Ecuador
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$43.01
 
$47.92
 
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$38.01
 
$39.97
 
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$76.53
 
$88.63
 

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