Living in Santo Domingo gets 29.3% costlier
Santo Domingo.- Living in the Greater Santo Domingo is 29.30% costlier on average than the Cibao region (north), according to the Central Bank’s latest estimate on cost of running a household nationwide based on measurement by geographic area.
It also shows that compared with the East and South regions, the average cost of household expenses are 49.34% higher than in the National District and 64.77% higher in Santo Domingo province.
In Greater Santo Domingo, including the Ozama river region, the cost in August was RD$35,340.70 per month, whereas the Cibao region was RD$27,332.12; east was RD$23,664.17 and the south RD$21,447.85.
Sep 26, 2016
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