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

You would need around 6,482.98$ (6,903.08A$) in San Francisco, CA to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 7,100.00A$ 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 17.15% lower than in Sydney
Consumer Prices Including Rent in San Francisco, CA are 2.77% lower than in Sydney
Rent Prices in San Francisco, CA are 19.17% higher than in Sydney
Restaurant Prices in San Francisco, CA are 10.72% lower than in Sydney
Groceries Prices in San Francisco, CA are 3.00% higher than in Sydney
Local Purchasing Power in San Francisco, CA is 4.02% higher than in Sydney

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  Sydney  San Francisco, CA      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 A$     12.78 A$      -14.82 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$     74.54 A$      -6.83 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 8.50 A$     6.65 A$      -21.71 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.00 A$     5.32 A$      -11.27 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.50 A$     6.39 A$      -14.82 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.68 A$     4.08 A$      +10.76 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 2.93 A$     2.11 A$      -28.13 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.46 A$     1.77 A$      -27.84 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.46 A$     1.23 A$      -15.80 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 3.30 A$     4.29 A$      +29.69 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.93 A$     4.77 A$      +62.93 %
Eggs (12) 4.26 A$     4.00 A$      -6.14 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 11.10 A$     17.13 A$      +54.30 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 10.75 A$     13.88 A$      +29.07 %
Apples (1kg) 4.11 A$     4.48 A$      +9.08 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.52 A$     4.15 A$      +17.95 %
Tomato (1kg) 5.19 A$     5.06 A$      -2.47 %
Potato (1kg) 3.16 A$     3.32 A$      +4.93 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.53 A$     2.09 A$      -17.22 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.53 A$     2.63 A$      +3.69 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 17.00 A$     15.97 A$      -6.05 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.87 A$     2.80 A$      -42.65 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.39 A$     3.96 A$      -26.44 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 19.00 A$     7.45 A$      -60.77 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     2.13 A$      -46.76 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 122.00 A$     75.60 A$      -38.03 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 A$     3.73 A$      +6.48 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 3.00 A$     1.82 A$      -39.35 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 55.00 A$     31.94 A$      -41.92 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.51 A$     1.15 A$      -23.62 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,000.00 A$     20,231.20 A$      -22.19 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 231.72 A$     105.57 A$      -54.44 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.01 A$     0.21 A$      -78.91 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 63.06 A$     50.37 A$      -20.12 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 83.74 A$     72.97 A$      -12.86 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.69 A$     21.30 A$      -6.13 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$     12.78 A$      -29.01 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 106.88 A$     57.75 A$      -45.97 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 79.92 A$     48.40 A$      -39.44 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 145.77 A$     78.26 A$      -46.31 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 144.41 A$     100.27 A$      -30.57 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,229.07 A$     2,805.65 A$      +25.87 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,644.17 A$     2,011.67 A$      +22.35 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,441.33 A$     4,896.68 A$      +10.25 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,898.38 A$     3,648.19 A$      +25.87 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 9,645.58 A$     9,742.20 A$      +1.00 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 6,516.43 A$     8,022.99 A$      +23.12 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,734.68 A$     4,788.37 A$      +1.13 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.78     4.17      -27.92 %
 
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