Sunday, October 4, 2009

Big Mac Index Tiers for 10/02/09

I have broken down The Economist's Big Mac Index into several different 'tiers' based on Friday's exchange rates. the US Dollar price for a burger in each country is in the right column.



tier 1

Norway

Kroner 40

6.8738

Switzerland

SFr 6.5

6.2572

Denmark

DK 29.5

5.7693

Sweden

SKr 39

5.5648

tier 2

Iceland

Kronur 640

5.1364

Euro area

€ 3.31

4.818

Brazil

Real 8.03

4.5148

Israel

Shekel 15

3.977

tier 3

Czech

Koruna 67.92

3.892

Hungary

Forint 720

3.8759

Turkey

Lire 5.65

3.7805

Australia

A$ 4.34

3.7618

Britain

£ 2.29

3.6419

Colombia

Peso 7000

3.5992

Canada

C$ 3.89

3.5836

Japan

¥ 320

3.577

United States

$ 3.57

3.57

New Zealand

NZ$ 4.9

3.499

Costa Rica

Colones 2000

3.3501

Latvia

Lats 1.55

3.1814

Chile

Peso 1750

3.1242

Lithuania

Litas 7.1

2.9931

Argentina

Peso 11.5

2.9908

Singapore

S$ 4.22

2.9819

Estonia

Kroon 32

2.9761

Saudi Arabia

Riyal 11

2.9318

tier 4

South Korea

Won 3400

2.8835

Uruguay

Peso 61

2.7906

Peru

New Sol 8.056

2.7564

UAE

Dirhams 10

2.7219

Poland

Zloty 7.6

2.6106

Mexico

Peso 33

2.4007

Eygpt

Pound 13

2.3532

South

Africa Rand 17.95

2.329

Taiwan

NT$ 75

2.3184

Pakistan

Rupee 190

2.2795

tier 5

Russia

Rouble 67

2.2266

Indonesia

Rupiah 20900

2.1548

Philippines

Peso 99.39

2.0966

Malaysia

Ringgit 6.77

1.9522

Thailand

Baht 64.49

1.9175

China

Yuan 12.5

1.8284

Sri Lanka

Rupee 210

1.8272

Hong Kong

HK$ 13.3

1.716

tier 6

Ukraine

Hryvnia 14

1.6557