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New York vs Caracas
Nyc vs Car

Average net salary (After tax)

Caracas
New York

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Car
Nyc
Outside city centre
Car
Nyc

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Car
Nyc
Outside city centre
Car
Nyc

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Car
Nyc
Outside city centre
Car
Nyc

Mortgage rates

Caracas
4.5%
New York
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

Caracas
New York

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Car
Nyc

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Car
Nyc

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Car
Nyc

Monthly pass

Regular price

Car
Nyc

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Caracas
New York

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Car
Nyc
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Car
Nyc
White bread 500g
Car
Nyc
Eggs 12
Car
Nyc
White rice 1kg
Car
Nyc

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Caracas
New York

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Car
Nyc
Beef round 1kg
Car
Nyc
Local cheese 1kg
Car
Nyc

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Car
Nyc
Lettuce 1 head
Car
Nyc
Tomatoes 1kg
Car
Nyc

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Car
Nyc
Oranges 1 head
Car
Nyc
Bananas 1kg
Car
Nyc

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Car $4,070.74/mth
Nyc $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Car $4,070.74/mth
Nyc $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Caracas
4.5%
New York
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Caracas are 17.14% higher than in New York

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Car $4,070.74/mth
Nyc $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Car $4,070.74/mth
Nyc $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Car $4,070.74/mth
Nyc $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Car
Nyc
Market 0.5L bottle
Car
Nyc

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Car
Nyc
Market 0.33L bottle
Car
Nyc

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Caracas
5
New York

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Car
Nyc

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Car
Nyc

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Car
Nyc
1 pair men's leather shoes
Car
Nyc

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Caracas
$15.33
New York
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Car $4,070.74/mth
Nyc $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Car $4,070.74/mth
Nyc $4,070.74/mth