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Cost of living > Local purchasing power: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Local Purchasing Power shows relative purchasing power in buying goods and services in a given city for the average wage in that city. If domestic purchasing power is 40, this means that the inhabitants of that city with the average salary can afford to buy 60% less typical goods and services than New York City residents with an average salary.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Switzerland 134.41 2014
2 United States 128.73 2014
3 Qatar 122.65 2014
4 Luxembourg 115.06 2014
5 Oman 110.18 2014
6 Germany 108.14 2014
7 Gibraltar 107.55 2014
8 United Arab Emirates 105.13 2014
9 Sweden 104.33 2014
10 Canada 101.96 2014
11 Australia 101.6 2014
12 Brunei 100.2 2014
13 Jersey 99.21 2014
14 Saudi Arabia 95.78 2014
15 South Africa 94.3 2014
16 Finland 93.94 2014
17 Netherlands 93.87 2014
18 Japan 93.22 2014
19 Denmark 92.77 2014
20 United Kingdom 90.99 2014
=21 Ireland 90.81 2014
=21 The Bahamas 90.81 2014
23 Austria 90.03 2014
24 Norway 89.36 2014
25 Kuwait 89.12 2014
26 France 88.95 2014
27 Belgium 83.65 2014
28 New Zealand 82.19 2014
29 Guam 80.65 2013
30 Puerto Rico 78.76 2014
31 South Korea 78.46 2014
32 Taiwan 73.94 2014
33 Italy 73.81 2014
34 Hong Kong 71 2014
35 Spain 70.59 2014
36 Malta 70 2014
37 Mauritius 69.06 2014
38 Malaysia 67.89 2014
39 New Caledonia 67.17 2013
40 Israel 66.92 2014
41 Greenland 66.41 2013
42 Cyprus 65.28 2014
43 Singapore 63.77 2014
44 Barbados 61.67 2014
45 Gabon 61.01 2014
46 Iceland 60.84 2014
47 Czech Republic 60.64 2014
48 India 60.32 2014
49 Slovenia 57.92 2014
50 Swaziland 57.57 2014
51 Chile 56.48 2014
52 Poland 56.1 2014
53 Bahrain 56.04 2014
54 Mexico 55.76 2014
55 Argentina 55.27 2014
56 Guernsey 53.62 2014
57 Turkey 53.17 2014
58 Portugal 52.78 2014
59 Jamaica 52.62 2014
60 Slovakia 50.55 2014
61 Estonia 47.46 2014
62 Croatia 46.77 2014
63 Bolivia 45.66 2014
64 Hungary 43.47 2014
65 Greece 43.16 2014
66 Monaco 43.12 2013
=67 Bosnia and Herzegovina 43.1 2014
=67 Nicaragua 43.1 2014
69 China 42.36 2014
70 Panama 41.63 2014
=71 Libya 41.33 2014
=71 Costa Rica 41.33 2014
=73 Lithuania 41.19 2014
=73 Brazil 41.19 2014
75 Lebanon 40.25 2014
76 Tanzania 39.81 2014
77 Trinidad and Tobago 39.72 2014
78 Uruguay 39.22 2014
79 Latvia 38.69 2014
80 Botswana 38.67 2014
81 Montenegro 38.07 2014
82 Guatemala 37.65 2014
83 Honduras 37.33 2014
84 Jordan 36.81 2014
85 Iraq 36.65 2014
86 Bulgaria 36.55 2014
87 Russia 35.93 2014
88 Serbia 35.89 2014
89 Fiji 35.75 2014
90 Romania 35.5 2014
91 Kazakhstan 35.3 2014
92 Thailand 34.78 2014
93 Nigeria 34.07 2014
94 Namibia 33.9 2014
95 Colombia 33.83 2014
96 Tunisia 33.5 2014
97 Belarus 33.15 2014
98 Peru 32.68 2014
99 Republic of Macedonia 32.57 2014
100 Dominican Republic 32.1 2014
101 Algeria 31.99 2014
102 Albania 31.96 2014
103 Bangladesh 31.95 2014
104 Rwanda 31.91 2014
105 Morocco 31.13 2014
106 Pakistan 30.82 2014
107 Ukraine 30.36 2014
108 Kenya 29.73 2014
109 Philippines 29.35 2014
110 Iran 29.12 2014
111 Sri Lanka 28.8 2014
112 Ecuador 27.34 2014
113 Turkmenistan 25.74 2013
114 El Salvador 25.38 2014
115 Indonesia 25.22 2014
116 Vietnam 24.95 2014
117 Zimbabwe 24.87 2014
118 Mongolia 24.78 2014
119 Egypt 24.76 2014
120 Uzbekistan 24.39 2014
121 Azerbaijan 23.85 2014
122 Uganda 23.84 2014
123 Armenia 23.08 2014
124 Georgia 22.7 2014
125 Moldova 21.93 2014
126 Nepal 21.5 2014
127 Cameroon 21.41 2014
128 Syria 20.66 2014
129 Yemen 18.47 2014
130 Laos 17.97 2014
131 Tajikistan 16.82 2013
132 Burma 16.43 2014
133 Venezuela 16.29 2014
134 Cambodia 16.11 2014
135 Ghana 14.95 2014
136 Ethiopia 14.76 2014
137 Seychelles 12.24 2014
138 Afghanistan 11.2 2014
139 Papua New Guinea 5.66 2014
140 Burundi 1.05 2013

Citation

"Countries Compared by Cost of living > Local purchasing power. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", http://www.numbeo.com/cost-of-living/. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Cost-of-living/Local-purchasing-power

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