Cost of living in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

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Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district RD$ 483
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) RD$ 330
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast RD$ 189
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk RD$ 58
12 eggs, large RD$ 107
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes RD$ 75
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese RD$ 196
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples RD$ 103
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes RD$ 50
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket RD$ 98
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality RD$ 571
2 liters of Coca-Cola RD$ 75
Bread for 2 people for 1 day RD$ 60
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area RD$ 38,814
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area RD$ 22,605
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat RD$ 6,650
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area RD$ 28,729
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area RD$ 17,542
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio RD$ 3,678
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) RD$ 1,778
40” flat screen TV RD$ 31,407
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) RD$ 6,652
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) RD$ 503
Hourly rate for cleaning help RD$ 223
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) RD$ 2,091
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) RD$ 3,113
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) RD$ 4,179
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes RD$ 4,413
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new RD$ 1,061,590
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas RD$ 85
Monthly ticket public transport RD$ 1,958
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) RD$ 1,210
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) RD$ 354
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) RD$ 320
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) RD$ 1,344
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) RD$ 260
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) RD$ 134
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) RD$ 213
4 rolls of toilet paper RD$ 126
Tube of toothpaste RD$ 148
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city RD$ 631
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub RD$ 1,568
2 tickets to the movies RD$ 533
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) RD$ 3,584
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert RD$ 2,858
1 cocktail drink in downtown club RD$ 324
Cappuccino in expat area of the city RD$ 108
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) RD$ 178
iPad Wi-Fi 128GB RD$ 25,216
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) RD$ 8
1 month of gym membership in business district RD$ 1,357
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes RD$ 150
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 756 prices entered by 89 different people.
Latest price update: February 19, 2018.

Santo Domingo position in our World Ranking

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243rd
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latin america
26th
out of 53

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