Cost of Living Comparison

PAB
COMPARED TO
LRD

Panama is 21.6% cheaper than Liberia.

If you lived in Liberia instead of Panama, you would:
local_dining

pay 38.9% more for restaurants

  Panama help_outline Liberia help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $7.40
PAB7.40
$10.00
$910.00
+35.1%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$6.12
PAB6.12
$10.00
$910.00
+63.3%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.38
PAB1.38
$1.21
$109.96
-12.3%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $1.17
PAB1.17
$1.12
$102.38
-4.1%

Panama vs. Liberia - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 2.0 times more for groceries

  Panama help_outline Liberia help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$2.03
PAB2.03
$2.14
$194.41
+5.3%
Local cheese (8 oz) $4.10
PAB4.10
$6.81
$619.78
+66.3%
Milk (1 gallon) $5.72
PAB5.72
$6.54
$594.72
+14.2%
Eggs
1 dozen
$1.99
PAB1.99
$5.00
$455.00
+151.7%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $2.64
PAB2.64
$5.02
$457.18
+90.4%
Apples (1 lb) $1.00
PAB1.00
$1.13
$103.19
+12.9%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.43
PAB0.43
$0.73
$66.14
+69.5%
Oranges (1 lb) $0.71
PAB0.71
$0.73
$66.14
+1.9%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $1.00
PAB1.00
$4.20
$381.90
+319.2%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.58
PAB0.58
$1.68
$152.92
+189.9%
Onions (1 lb) $0.66
PAB0.66
$2.50
$227.50
+276.0%

Panama vs. Liberia - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 40.1% more for transportation

  Panama help_outline Liberia help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $2.91
PAB2.91
$4.23
$384.48
+45.0%
Monthly public transit pass $31.81
PAB31.81
$17.00
$1,547.01
-46.6%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $15,666.67
PAB15,666.67
$22,000.00
$2,002,006.95
+40.4%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $17.58
PAB17.58
$5.86
$533.11
-66.7%

Panama vs. Liberia - Cost of transportation
home

pay 78.5% more for housing

  Panama help_outline Liberia help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$42.57
PAB42.57
$150.00
$13,650.05
+252.4%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $565.74
PAB565.74
$1,533.33
$139,533.82
+171.0%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $401.45
PAB401.45
$62.50
$5,687.52
-84.4%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$69.11
PAB69.11
$180.33
$16,410.50
+160.9%

Panama vs. Liberia - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 33.4% less for childcare

  Panama help_outline Liberia help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $370.30
PAB370.30
$41.67
$3,791.68
-88.7%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $3,944.76
PAB3,944.76
$2,833.33
$257,834.23
-28.2%

Panama vs. Liberia - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 2.8 times more for entertainment and sports

  Panama help_outline Liberia help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.85
PAB1.85
$2.50
$227.50
+35.1%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $2.08
PAB2.08
$3.92
$356.42
+88.4%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$4.83
PAB4.83
$3.00
$273.00
-37.9%
Monthly membership at local gym $40.49
PAB40.49
$137.50
$12,512.54
+239.6%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $4.70
PAB4.70
$5.00
$455.00
+6.4%

Panama vs. Liberia - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 30.5% more for clothing

  Panama help_outline Liberia help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$41.54
PAB41.54
$12.00
$1,092.00
-71.1%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$26.12
PAB26.12
$60.00
$5,460.02
+129.7%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$48.83
PAB48.83
$54.00
$4,914.02
+10.6%
Men's business shoes (leather) $56.65
PAB56.65
$100.00
$9,100.03
+76.5%

Panama vs. Liberia - Cost of clothing
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