Cost of Living Comparison

USD
COMPARED TO
INR

India is 62.6% cheaper than Puerto Rico.

If you lived in India instead of Puerto Rico, you would:
local_dining

pay 69.0% less for restaurants

  Puerto Rico help_outline India help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $12.29 $2.01
₹129.79
-83.6%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$6.97 $3.81
₹245.43
-45.4%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.24 $0.44
₹28.46
-64.3%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $1.15 $0.20
₹12.86
-82.7%
Average -69.0%

Puerto Rico vs. India - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 67.7% less for groceries

  Puerto Rico help_outline India help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$2.24 $0.43
₹27.66
-80.9%
Local cheese (8 oz) $2.84 $2.70
₹173.83
-4.9%
Milk (1 gallon) $6.87 $2.50
₹161.13
-63.6%
Eggs
1 dozen
$2.59 $0.90
₹58.10
-65.2%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $3.67 $1.39
₹89.48
-62.2%
Apples (1 lb) $2.13 $0.81
₹52.52
-61.8%
Bananas (1 lb) $1.00 $0.31
₹19.91
-69.0%
Oranges (1 lb) $1.72 $0.44
₹28.49
-74.3%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $1.86 $0.21
₹13.73
-88.5%
Potatoes (1 lb) $1.59 $0.17
₹10.71
-89.6%
Onions (1 lb) $1.24 $0.19
₹12.51
-84.3%
Average -67.7%

Puerto Rico vs. India - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 45.0% less for transportation

  Puerto Rico help_outline India help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $2.89 $3.95
₹254.56
+36.8%
Monthly public transit pass $40.42 $8.00
₹515.94
-80.2%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $25,099.90 $12,461.77
₹803,410.57
-50.4%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $18.24 $2.51
₹162.09
-86.2%
Average -45.0%

Puerto Rico vs. India - Cost of transportation
home

pay 82.0% less for housing

  Puerto Rico help_outline India help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$62.04 $10.99
₹708.81
-82.3%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $687.16 $127.84
₹8,241.91
-81.4%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $467.60 $82.28
₹5,304.90
-82.4%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$160.36 $28.82
₹1,857.73
-82.0%
Average -82.0%

Puerto Rico vs. India - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 84.5% less for childcare

  Puerto Rico help_outline India help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $354.85 $46.44
₹2,993.70
-86.9%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $7,971.62 $1,432.91
₹92,379.62
-82.0%
Average -84.5%

Puerto Rico vs. India - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 46.8% less for entertainment and sports

  Puerto Rico help_outline India help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $2.19 $1.80
₹116.02
-17.9%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $2.69 $1.46
₹94.42
-45.6%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$9.19 $3.80
₹245.15
-58.6%
Monthly membership at local gym $38.34 $18.64
₹1,201.64
-51.4%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $7.55 $2.99
₹192.70
-60.4%
Average -46.8%

Puerto Rico vs. India - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 42.9% less for clothing

  Puerto Rico help_outline India help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$42.70 $31.34
₹2,020.76
-26.6%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$43.86 $30.78
₹1,984.63
-29.8%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$92.71 $45.42
₹2,928.34
-51.0%
Men's business shoes (leather) $95.97 $34.27
₹2,209.68
-64.3%
Average -42.9%

Puerto Rico vs. India - Cost of clothing
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