November 30, 2021
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The Cost-of-Living Index for the San Juan-Carolina-Caguas Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) is 17.5% lower than in the metropolitan area of Fort Lauderdale, Florida. With an index of 98.5 for the third quarter of 2021, the Puerto Rico MSA ranks 98th out of 294 MS areas. The highest index corresponds to utilities with 162.5, one of the...
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The Economic Activity index in September 2021 was 120.3, a 2.7% increase compared to September 2020. Compared to August, the index gained 0.9 points and grew by 0.75%. On a year-over-year comparison, the EAI increased by 2.7% for the seventh consecutive month after a year of decreases caused by the global pandemic. Compared to September...
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