Big Mac Index

A magazine called The Economist recently published its new Big Mac index. This is the cost of McDonald’s Big Mac burgers in some countries around the globe. Among the countries compared by the Economist, in January, the most expensive Big Mac was in Norway costing US $7.80, and the cheapest was in India for US$1.54.

Since 1986, The Economist has been publishing the cost of Big Macs in a few countries. You can view the Big Mac index for January 2014 here.

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There are over 35,000 McDonald’s restaurants in more than 100 countries around the world. Nearly 70 million people are served every day.

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The LEGO Movie, a computer-animated movie using characters and scenes that look like the Lego toys, is being released in some countries on February 7. It is rated PG. You can watch a trailer here.

Image Credits: http://www.mcdonalds.com for Big Mac’s image
Sources: http://www.mcdonalds.com, www.economist.com