Cost of living in Salt Lake City, United States

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Latest price update: January 27, 2015.
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Food
Daily menu in the business district $10
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) $6
1/2 Kg (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast $3.77
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk $0.87
12 eggs, large $2.22
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes $3.54
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese $7
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples $3.01
2 kg (4,5 lb.) of potatoes $1.26
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket $2.48
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality $16
2 liters of Coca-Cola $1.72
Bread for 2 people for 1 day $2.08
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area $1,669
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat $104
Internet 8MB (1 month) $48
40” flat screen TV $537
Microwave, known brand, 800/900 Watt $154
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) $12
Hourly rate for cleaning help $18
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) $36
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) $35
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or similar) $84
1 pair of leather business shoes $74
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV 6 vel. (or equivalent), with no extras, new $21,177
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas $0.87
Monthly ticket public transport $88
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 Km. (5 miles) $25
Personal Care
Medicine against cold for 6 days (Frenadol, Coldrex, ...) $7
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) $5.95
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) $3.76
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) $3.34
4 rolls of toilet paper $2.70
Tube of toothpaste $2.43
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city $16
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub $43
2 tickets to the movies $18
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) $138
Dinner out for two in Italian restaurant with wine and dessert $70
1 cocktail drink in downtown club $6
Capuccino in expat area of the city $3.95
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) $4.02
iPod nano 16GB $116
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) $0.50
1 month of gym membership in business district $32
1 package of Marlboro cigarretes $6

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