Cost of living in Manila, Philippines

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Latest price update: February 28, 2015.
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Food
Lunchtime menu in the business district Php230
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) Php158
1/2 Kg (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast Php104
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk Php77
12 eggs, large Php74
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes Php83
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese Php212
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples Php186
2 kg (4,5 lb.) of potatoes Php110
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket Php45
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality Php441
2 liters of Coca-Cola Php58
Bread for 2 people for 1 day Php42
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area Php60,617
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat Php6,206
Internet 8MB (1 month) Php3,008
40” flat screen TV Php41,743
Microwave, known brand, 800/900 Watt Php5,252
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) Php224
Hourly rate for cleaning help Php147
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) Php2,680
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) Php1,594
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or similar) Php3,760
1 pair of leather business shoes Php3,476
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV 6 vel. (or equivalent), with no extras, new Php1,431,820
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas Php44
Monthly ticket public transport Php1,367
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 Km. (5 miles) Php415
Personal Care
Medicine against cold for 6 days (Frenadol, Coldrex, ...) Php223
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) Php200
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) Php116
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) Php205
4 rolls of toilet paper Php85
Tube of toothpaste Php100
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city Php263
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub Php1,155
2 tickets to the movies Php481
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) Php3,775
Dinner out for two in Italian restaurant with wine and dessert Php2,493
1 cocktail drink in downtown club Php389
Capuccino in expat area of the city Php167
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) Php88
iPod nano 16GB Php8,563
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) Php9
1 month of gym membership in business district Php3,318
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes Php59

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