The cost of living index of New Orleans Metro Area (LA) was 94 for other in 2013.

Cost of Living

Overall Cost of Living

Cost of Goods

Cost of Rents

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The cost of living index measures the difference in the price levels of goods and services across regions. The average cost of living index in the U.S. is 100, with higher values corresponding to costlier goods and services. Data is available for U.S. states and metropolitan areas.

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Economy and Cost of Living Datasets Involving New Orleans Metro Area (LA)

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    Housing Costs (2007 - Present)

    data.nola.gov | Last Updated 2015-09-24T16:29:59.000Z

    This data on housing costs for renters and homeowners comes from the U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey (ACS) one-year estimates, which are published on an annual basis. It includes data for the following cities: Tampa, Florida; Memphis, Tennessee; Louisville, Kentucky; Nashville, Tennessee; Raleigh, North Carolina; Atlanta, Georgia; Baton Rouge, Louisiana; New Orleans, Louisiana. This data covers the time period of 2007 to present.

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    Status of Blight Demolitions (New Orleans, LA)

    data.nlc.org | Last Updated 2015-04-30T19:27:37.000Z

    From the city of New Orleans, LA open data portal: https://data.nola.gov/.

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    BlightStatus Demolitions

    data.nola.gov | Last Updated 2017-09-13T21:34:35.000Z

    Blighted structures that have been demolished since the inception of BlightStat on October 1, 2010. BlightStat is a public meeting that tracks the City's progress in meeting Mayor Landrieu's stated goal of eliminating 10,000 blighted New Orleans properties in three years. Scheduled update: QuarterlyIn February 2014, the City made several changes to the dataset involving data cleaning and de-duplication. This process entailed adding demolition start and completion dates to demolitions, cleaning and verifying the addresses of demolitions, and removing duplicate cases based on their GeoPIN. The data set still includes several cases with duplicated GeoPINs, where multiple units were demolished on the same parcel.Acronyms used in the dataset:Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)Imminent Danger of Collapse (IDC)New Orleans Redevelopment Authority (NORA)Strategic Demolition for Economic Recovery (SDER) also known asNew Orleans Strategic Demo (NOSD)Louisiana Land Trust (LLT) UPDATED: 9/13/17

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    Permits - BLDS

    data.nola.gov | Last Updated 2017-10-18T06:03:32.000Z

    City of New Orleans permit data starting from 1/01/2012. This dataset has been transformed to meet the standards outlined by the Building and Land Development Specification (BLDS).

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    Indice de Precios de Vivienda de Puerto Rico / Puerto Rico House Price Index

    www.indicadores.pr | Last Updated 2017-06-28T15:41:48.000Z

    Note: SA = Seasonally Adjusted. NSA = Not Seasonally Adjusted. Fuente: Federal Housing Finance Agency. Marzo 1995 = 100. Se presentan índices de precios de viviendas sujeto a una hipoteca. Los precios de la vivienda son obtenidos de Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, la Federal Housing Administration (FHA) y el Federal Home Loan Bank of New York (FHLBNY). Se incluyen hipotecas tanto para compras de vivienda como para refinanciamiento. En el caso de refinanciamientos, se utiliza el valor tasado de la vivienda. Se presenta un índice para todas las hipotecas, y dos para las hipotecas que son de compras exclusivamente ("purchase only"), uno ajustado estacionalmente y otro no ajustado.

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    Homeless Point In Time Count (2005 - Present)

    data.nola.gov | Last Updated 2016-01-13T16:04:31.000Z

    This data set includes the homeless point in time counts for New Orleans Continuum of Care and the Continuums of Care in other benchmark cities including: Atlanta (GA), Miami (FL), Tampa (FL), Nashville (TN), Memphis (TN), Raleigh (NC). Baton Rouge (LA), Oklahoma City (OK), and Louisville (KY). Data is provided annually beginning in 2005.

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    A Database on Currency Composition of Firm Liabilities in Latin America

    mydata.iadb.org | Last Updated 2017-10-02T17:24:01.000Z

    This database provides information on the currency and maturity structure of firm liabilities for 10 Latin American Countries. The database builds on a joint project carried out by the research department of the IADB and 6 country teams in 2002. Country average data is available for immediate download in excel format below. Detailed information on the variables, sample and sources are provided in the documentation file (included in the zip file). Studies using this data should cite the source as: H. Kamil (2004), 'A new database on the currency composition and maturity structure of firms' balance sheets in Latin America, 1990-2002". Years covered: 1990-2002.

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    Valor de importaciones de bienes a Puerto Rico desglosado por pais o continente de origen

    www.indicadores.pr | Last Updated 2017-09-12T14:08:52.000Z

    English Name: Value of goods imports into Puerto Rico disaggregated by country or continent of origin Fuente: Instituto de Estadísticas de Puerto Rico. Nota: El U.S. Customs and Border Patrol recopila informacion en formularios de aduana para aquellos envios provenientes de paises extranjeros. Ademas, el U.S. Census Bureau recopila información equivalente para aquellos envios entre Puerto Rico y los Estados Unidos. La informacion es editada e imputada por el U.S. Census Bureau, quienes producen varios productos para atender las necesidades de información de distintos usuarios de los datos de los Estados Unidos. El Instituto de Estadísticas obtiene esta información del U.S. Census Bureau, la reorganiza y la presenta desde el punto de vista de Puerto Rico, para atender las necesidades de informacion de los usuarios de las estadísticas del comercio externo de Puerto Rico. En esta tabla, los valores se desglosan por país o continente de orígen. Los valores de las importaciones de los Estados Unidos a Puerto Rico incluyen importaciones que originaron en otros paises.

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    Valor de exportaciones de bienes de Puerto Rico desglosado por pais o continente de destino

    www.indicadores.pr | Last Updated 2017-09-12T14:17:59.000Z

    English Name: Value of goods exports of Puerto Rico disaggregated by country or continent of destination Fuente: Instituto de Estadísticas de Puerto Rico. Nota: El U.S. Census Bureau recopila información sobre los envios de los exportadores de los Estados Unidos, incluyendo Puerto Rico. La informacion es editada e imputada por el U.S. Census Bureau, quienes producen varios productos para atender las necesidades de información de distintos usuarios de los datos de los Estados Unidos. El Instituto de Estadísticas obtiene esta información del U.S. Census Bureau, la reorganiza y la presenta desde el punto de vista de Puerto Rico, para atender las necesidades de informacion de los usuarios de las estadísticas del comercio externo de Puerto Rico. En esta tabla, los valores se desglosan por país o continente de destino. Los valores de las exportaciones de Puerto Rico a los Estados Unidos incluyen exportaciones con destingo final en otros países.