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

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Consumer Prices in San Francisco, CA are 36.87% higher than in Vancouver
Consumer Prices Including Rent in San Francisco, CA are 86.86% higher than in Vancouver
Rent Prices in San Francisco, CA are 176.07% higher than in Vancouver
Restaurant Prices in San Francisco, CA are 35.20% higher than in Vancouver
Groceries Prices in San Francisco, CA are 47.85% higher than in Vancouver
Local Purchasing Power in San Francisco, CA is 1.84% lower than in Vancouver
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  VancouverSan Francisco, CADifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 C$
(11.65 $)
19.32 C$
(15.00 $)
     +28.80 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 C$
(50.47 $)
96.60 C$
(75.00 $)
     +48.62 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 C$
(6.99 $)
10.30 C$
(8.00 $)
     +14.49 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.50 C$
(4.27 $)
7.73 C$
(6.00 $)
     +40.51 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.25 C$
(4.85 $)
9.02 C$
(7.00 $)
     +44.26 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.09 C$
(3.17 $)
5.07 C$
(3.93 $)
     +24.00 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.96 C$
(1.52 $)
2.48 C$
(1.92 $)
     +26.74 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.80 C$
(1.40 $)
2.37 C$
(1.84 $)
     +31.53 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 8.69 C$
(6.74 $)
6.18 C$
(4.80 $)
     -28.86 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.82 C$
(2.19 $)
4.82 C$
(3.74 $)
     +70.73 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.95 C$
(1.52 $)
3.39 C$
(2.63 $)
     +73.56 %
Eggs (12) 4.06 C$
(3.15 $)
5.58 C$
(4.33 $)
     +37.57 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.94 C$
(5.39 $)
11.33 C$
(8.80 $)
     +63.36 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 7.04 C$
(5.46 $)
8.20 C$
(6.37 $)
     +16.58 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.29 C$
(5.66 $)
10.16 C$
(7.89 $)
     +39.51 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.65 C$
(1.28 $)
3.43 C$
(2.67 $)
     +108.71 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.86 C$
(0.67 $)
1.68 C$
(1.31 $)
     +95.46 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.78 C$
(1.38 $)
3.50 C$
(2.71 $)
     +96.00 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.82 C$
(1.41 $)
3.66 C$
(2.84 $)
     +101.11 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.99 C$
(0.77 $)
2.07 C$
(1.61 $)
     +109.73 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.90 C$
(0.70 $)
2.34 C$
(1.82 $)
     +160.15 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.19 C$
(1.70 $)
3.08 C$
(2.39 $)
     +40.70 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.18 C$
(1.69 $)
3.33 C$
(2.58 $)
     +52.84 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 17.99 C$
(13.97 $)
19.32 C$
(15.00 $)
     +7.36 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.91 C$
(2.26 $)
2.69 C$
(2.09 $)
     -7.39 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.74 C$
(2.13 $)
3.69 C$
(2.86 $)
     +34.35 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.25 C$
(9.51 $)
9.47 C$
(7.35 $)
     -22.72 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 C$
(2.14 $)
2.90 C$
(2.25 $)
     +5.38 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 91.00 C$
(70.65 $)
90.16 C$
(70.00 $)
     -0.92 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 C$
(2.72 $)
4.51 C$
(3.50 $)
     +28.80 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.96 C$
(2.30 $)
3.54 C$
(2.75 $)
     +19.61 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 32.86 C$
(25.51 $)
42.50 C$
(33.00 $)
     +29.35 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.64 C$
(3.60 $)
4.15 C$
(3.22 $)
     -10.57 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,500.00 C$
(17,468.94 $)
30,457.98 C$
(23,647.50 $)
     +35.37 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 77.94 C$
(60.51 $)
144.65 C$
(112.31 $)
     +85.60 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.32 C$
(0.25 $)
0.19 C$
(0.15 $)
     -40.39 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 59.59 C$
(46.26 $)
70.95 C$
(55.09 $)
     +19.08 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 45.99 C$
(35.71 $)
80.64 C$
(62.61 $)
     +75.35 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.05 C$
(17.12 $)
24.57 C$
(19.08 $)
     +11.46 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 C$
(10.09 $)
16.42 C$
(12.75 $)
     +26.32 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 71.27 C$
(55.33 $)
72.91 C$
(56.61 $)
     +2.31 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 51.94 C$
(40.32 $)
43.31 C$
(33.62 $)
     -16.61 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 112.19 C$
(87.11 $)
115.33 C$
(89.54 $)
     +2.80 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 129.20 C$
(100.31 $)
173.14 C$
(134.43 $)
     +34.01 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,561.44 C$
(1,212.30 $)
4,322.93 C$
(3,356.32 $)
     +176.86 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,139.04 C$
(884.35 $)
3,430.08 C$
(2,663.10 $)
     +201.14 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,100.18 C$
(2,406.97 $)
8,218.84 C$
(6,381.08 $)
     +165.11 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,169.66 C$
(1,684.52 $)
6,032.13 C$
(4,683.33 $)
     +178.02 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 767.87 C$
(596.17 $)
1,527.27 C$
(1,185.77 $)
     +98.90 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 507.67 C$
(394.15 $)
1,109.97 C$
(861.78 $)
     +118.64 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 2,940.24 C$
(2,282.79 $)
5,392.99 C$
(4,187.10 $)
     +83.42 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.89 3.96      +37.06 %
Last update: May, 2016May, 2016
Contributors:477380
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: CAD