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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 58.90% higher than in Vancouver
Consumer Prices Including Rent in San Francisco, CA are 110.51% higher than in Vancouver
Rent Prices in San Francisco, CA are 199.56% higher than in Vancouver
Restaurant Prices in San Francisco, CA are 51.33% higher than in Vancouver
Groceries Prices in San Francisco, CA are 81.21% higher than in Vancouver
Local Purchasing Power in San Francisco, CA is 9.73% lower than in Vancouver
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  VancouverSan Francisco, CADifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 C$
(10.77 $)
20.89 C$
(15.00 $)
     +39.27 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 C$
(43.08 $)
104.45 C$
(75.00 $)
     +74.09 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.50 C$
(6.10 $)
11.14 C$
(8.00 $)
     +31.08 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 5.50 C$
(3.95 $)
8.36 C$
(6.00 $)
     +51.93 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 6.00 C$
(4.31 $)
9.75 C$
(7.00 $)
     +62.48 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.13 C$
(2.96 $)
5.54 C$
(3.98 $)
     +34.33 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.94 C$
(1.40 $)
2.76 C$
(1.98 $)
     +41.91 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.79 C$
(1.28 $)
2.64 C$
(1.89 $)
     +47.67 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 8.54 C$
(6.13 $)
6.97 C$
(5.00 $)
     -18.42 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.74 C$
(1.97 $)
5.72 C$
(4.11 $)
     +108.58 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.96 C$
(1.41 $)
4.46 C$
(3.20 $)
     +127.02 %
Eggs (12) 3.86 C$
(2.77 $)
6.06 C$
(4.35 $)
     +57.21 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.64 C$
(4.76 $)
12.86 C$
(9.23 $)
     +93.82 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 6.48 C$
(4.65 $)
9.13 C$
(6.56 $)
     +40.94 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.49 C$
(4.66 $)
11.57 C$
(8.31 $)
     +78.23 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.51 C$
(1.09 $)
3.98 C$
(2.86 $)
     +162.75 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.86 C$
(0.61 $)
2.22 C$
(1.59 $)
     +159.58 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.52 C$
(1.09 $)
4.18 C$
(3.00 $)
     +175.52 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.69 C$
(1.22 $)
3.92 C$
(2.82 $)
     +131.57 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.86 C$
(0.62 $)
2.64 C$
(1.90 $)
     +206.04 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.83 C$
(0.60 $)
2.75 C$
(1.97 $)
     +229.77 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.03 C$
(1.46 $)
3.56 C$
(2.56 $)
     +75.25 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.28 C$
(1.64 $)
3.79 C$
(2.72 $)
     +66.11 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 18.00 C$
(12.92 $)
20.89 C$
(15.00 $)
     +16.06 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.75 C$
(1.97 $)
2.65 C$
(1.90 $)
     -3.78 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.66 C$
(1.91 $)
3.95 C$
(2.83 $)
     +48.44 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.00 C$
(8.62 $)
10.34 C$
(7.42 $)
     -13.83 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 C$
(1.97 $)
3.13 C$
(2.25 $)
     +13.95 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 92.00 C$
(66.06 $)
97.49 C$
(70.00 $)
     +5.97 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 C$
(2.51 $)
4.87 C$
(3.50 $)
     +39.27 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.04 C$
(2.18 $)
3.83 C$
(2.75 $)
     +25.92 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 32.86 C$
(23.59 $)
45.96 C$
(33.00 $)
     +39.86 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.76 C$
(3.41 $)
4.53 C$
(3.25 $)
     -4.73 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 C$
(16,514.68 $)
33,261.16 C$
(23,882.50 $)
     +44.61 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 76.22 C$
(54.73 $)
162.66 C$
(116.80 $)
     +113.41 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.31 C$
(0.22 $)
0.22 C$
(0.16 $)
     -29.59 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 57.24 C$
(41.10 $)
79.28 C$
(56.92 $)
     +38.49 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 48.84 C$
(35.07 $)
90.22 C$
(64.78 $)
     +84.71 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.50 C$
(16.16 $)
22.40 C$
(16.08 $)
     -0.45 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 C$
(9.33 $)
17.77 C$
(12.76 $)
     +36.70 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 69.70 C$
(50.05 $)
74.74 C$
(53.67 $)
     +7.23 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 52.34 C$
(37.58 $)
48.80 C$
(35.04 $)
     -6.76 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 111.46 C$
(80.03 $)
122.90 C$
(88.24 $)
     +10.26 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 132.29 C$
(94.98 $)
187.47 C$
(134.61 $)
     +41.72 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,547.79 C$
(1,111.36 $)
4,684.46 C$
(3,363.58 $)
     +202.65 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,127.57 C$
(809.63 $)
3,707.11 C$
(2,661.82 $)
     +228.77 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,143.07 C$
(2,256.82 $)
8,949.77 C$
(6,426.20 $)
     +184.75 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,151.18 C$
(1,544.61 $)
6,532.43 C$
(4,690.48 $)
     +203.67 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 744.55 C$
(534.61 $)
1,668.48 C$
(1,198.02 $)
     +124.09 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 524.90 C$
(376.89 $)
1,191.57 C$
(855.58 $)
     +127.01 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,034.15 C$
(2,178.61 $)
5,766.15 C$
(4,140.27 $)
     +90.04 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.94 3.99      +35.72 %
Last update: February, 2016February, 2016
Contributors:401324
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: CAD