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Cost of Living Comparison Between Sydney and San Francisco, CA Reverse

You would need around 6,463.09$ (6,907.10A$) in San Francisco, CA to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 7,100.00A$ in Sydney (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index.

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Consumer Prices in San Francisco, CA are 17.63% lower than in Sydney
Consumer Prices Including Rent in San Francisco, CA are 2.72% lower than in Sydney
Rent Prices in San Francisco, CA are 20.31% higher than in Sydney
Restaurant Prices in San Francisco, CA are 9.06% lower than in Sydney
Groceries Prices in San Francisco, CA are 2.26% higher than in Sydney
Local Purchasing Power in San Francisco, CA is 3.52% higher than in Sydney

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  Sydney  San Francisco, CA      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 A$     12.82 A$      -14.50 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$     77.48 A$      -3.15 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 8.78 A$     7.15 A$      -18.46 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.00 A$     5.34 A$      -10.94 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.50 A$     6.41 A$      -14.50 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.69 A$     4.04 A$      +9.43 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 2.94 A$     2.10 A$      -28.58 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.49 A$     1.81 A$      -27.21 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.46 A$     1.25 A$      -14.36 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 3.34 A$     4.25 A$      +27.49 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.95 A$     4.79 A$      +62.38 %
Eggs (12) 4.22 A$     4.01 A$      -4.97 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 11.33 A$     16.65 A$      +46.91 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 10.70 A$     13.93 A$      +30.12 %
Apples (1kg) 4.25 A$     4.50 A$      +5.83 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.67 A$     4.16 A$      +13.35 %
Tomato (1kg) 5.21 A$     5.08 A$      -2.58 %
Potato (1kg) 3.21 A$     3.33 A$      +3.70 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.48 A$     2.10 A$      -15.22 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.55 A$     2.64 A$      +3.47 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 16.00 A$     16.03 A$      +0.19 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.02 A$     2.81 A$      -44.08 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.51 A$     3.98 A$      -27.79 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 19.00 A$     7.48 A$      -60.63 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     2.14 A$      -46.56 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 124.00 A$     75.88 A$      -38.81 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 A$     3.74 A$      +6.87 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 3.00 A$     1.83 A$      -39.13 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 55.00 A$     32.06 A$      -41.71 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.52 A$     1.16 A$      -23.47 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,000.00 A$     20,305.30 A$      -21.90 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 242.56 A$     100.92 A$      -58.40 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.03 A$     0.21 A$      -79.19 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 64.37 A$     50.00 A$      -22.33 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 81.97 A$     70.84 A$      -13.58 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 23.20 A$     21.37 A$      -7.87 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$     12.82 A$      -28.75 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 108.48 A$     56.77 A$      -47.67 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 78.04 A$     48.58 A$      -37.75 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 143.97 A$     79.91 A$      -44.50 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 144.07 A$     100.00 A$      -30.59 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,232.45 A$     2,858.84 A$      +28.06 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,603.79 A$     2,008.41 A$      +25.23 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,422.81 A$     4,914.61 A$      +11.12 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,907.75 A$     3,652.99 A$      +25.63 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 9,587.00 A$     9,586.16 A$      -0.01 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 6,492.43 A$     7,285.48 A$      +12.22 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,740.75 A$     4,774.48 A$      +0.71 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.71     4.38      -23.36 %
 
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