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

You would need around 6,501.60$ (7,004.17A$) in San Francisco, CA to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 7,100.00A$ 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 15.70% lower than in Sydney
Consumer Prices Including Rent in San Francisco, CA are 1.35% lower than in Sydney
Rent Prices in San Francisco, CA are 20.55% higher than in Sydney
Restaurant Prices in San Francisco, CA are 6.90% lower than in Sydney
Groceries Prices in San Francisco, CA are 4.21% higher than in Sydney
Local Purchasing Power in San Francisco, CA is 3.72% higher than in Sydney

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  Sydney  San Francisco, CA      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 A$     12.93 A$      -13.82 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$     80.80 A$      +1.00 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 8.50 A$     7.00 A$      -17.62 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.00 A$     5.39 A$      -10.23 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.50 A$     6.46 A$      -13.82 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.68 A$     4.09 A$      +11.21 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 2.93 A$     2.13 A$      -27.47 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.46 A$     1.82 A$      -25.90 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.46 A$     1.25 A$      -14.38 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 3.30 A$     4.34 A$      +31.21 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.93 A$     4.83 A$      +64.84 %
Eggs (12) 4.26 A$     4.05 A$      -5.04 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 11.11 A$     17.33 A$      +56.01 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 10.75 A$     14.04 A$      +30.55 %
Apples (1kg) 4.11 A$     4.53 A$      +10.36 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.52 A$     4.20 A$      +19.33 %
Tomato (1kg) 5.19 A$     5.12 A$      -1.34 %
Potato (1kg) 3.16 A$     3.36 A$      +6.17 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.53 A$     2.12 A$      -16.27 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.53 A$     2.66 A$      +4.91 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 17.00 A$     16.16 A$      -4.94 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.87 A$     2.83 A$      -41.97 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.39 A$     4.01 A$      -25.58 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 19.00 A$     7.54 A$      -60.31 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     2.15 A$      -46.14 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 122.00 A$     76.49 A$      -37.30 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 A$     3.77 A$      +7.73 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 3.00 A$     1.84 A$      -38.64 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 55.00 A$     32.32 A$      -41.24 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.51 A$     1.17 A$      -22.48 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,000.00 A$     20,468.70 A$      -21.27 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 231.72 A$     106.81 A$      -53.90 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.01 A$     0.22 A$      -78.67 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 63.06 A$     50.96 A$      -19.19 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 83.74 A$     73.83 A$      -11.84 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.69 A$     21.55 A$      -5.03 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$     12.93 A$      -28.18 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 106.88 A$     58.43 A$      -45.33 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 79.92 A$     48.97 A$      -38.73 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 145.77 A$     79.18 A$      -45.68 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 144.41 A$     101.45 A$      -29.75 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,230.42 A$     2,838.59 A$      +27.27 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,644.17 A$     2,035.28 A$      +23.79 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,441.33 A$     4,954.16 A$      +11.55 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,898.38 A$     3,691.02 A$      +27.35 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 9,645.58 A$     9,856.57 A$      +2.19 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 6,516.43 A$     8,117.17 A$      +24.56 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,734.86 A$     4,844.58 A$      +2.32 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.80     4.17      -28.10 %
 
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