Ecuador is 50.6% cheaper than United States.

If you lived in Ecuador instead of United States, you would:

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pay 63.0% less for restaurants

United States
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $18.02
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.44

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pay 51.6% less for groceries

United States
1 loaf
Local cheese (8 oz) $6.30
Milk (1 gallon) $3.93

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pay 40.5% less for transportation

United States
Gasoline (1 gallon) $3.61
Monthly public transit pass $65.73
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $31,580.82

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pay 71.2% less for housing

United States
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,635.84
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,397.18

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pay 78.5% less for childcare

United States
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $1,344.29
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $23,001.10

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pay 48.1% less for entertainment and sports

United States
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $5.73
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.97
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar

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pay 1.0% less for clothing

United States
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas

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The statistics used to build this comparison are calculated using data from users just like you. We average the price of thousands of data points entered by users across the world. Learn more about our data sources. Page last updated: June 2024
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