2011 Big Mac Index

October 16, 2011

The 2012 Big Mac Index is now available here.  Big Mac Index information is from the Economist, click here for the Kindle version of the Economist.

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Sam May 12, 2013 at 11:05 pm

Did you take in account for the blue dollar for argentina?

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Big Mac Attack December 16, 2013 at 7:13 pm

No. The Economist uses the official exchange rate and the data on this site comes straight from the Economist. Although I guess Blue Dollar rates are so often used that they are included in newspapers.

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Wojciech December 8, 2013 at 12:49 am

Please set 1 extra column with data: minutes of work for 1 bigmac. This is the most important data about bigmac index.

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Big Mac Attack December 16, 2013 at 7:10 pm

Howdy,

There are quite a few different organizations that have done variations on the Big Mac Index. The “hours worked to buy a Big Mac” is certainly one of the more telling of these, bringing together Purchasing Power Parity and the cost of labor / wages. As some point I will try to incorporate that into the data but for now, here is a link to another article on the topic …

http://www.ibtimes.com/minutes-minimum-wage-work-buy-big-mac-36-minutes-us-6-hours-afghanistan-1392339

Matt

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