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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 36.04% higher than in Vancouver
Consumer Prices Including Rent in San Francisco, CA are 85.95% higher than in Vancouver
Rent Prices in San Francisco, CA are 173.37% higher than in Vancouver
Restaurant Prices in San Francisco, CA are 36.27% higher than in Vancouver
Groceries Prices in San Francisco, CA are 43.71% higher than in Vancouver
Local Purchasing Power in San Francisco, CA is 0.28% higher than in Vancouver
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  VancouverSan Francisco, CADifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 C$
(11.56 $)
19.46 C$
(15.00 $)
     +29.75 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 C$
(50.10 $)
97.31 C$
(75.00 $)
     +49.71 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 C$
(6.94 $)
10.38 C$
(8.00 $)
     +15.33 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.75 C$
(4.43 $)
7.79 C$
(6.00 $)
     +35.39 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.50 C$
(5.01 $)
9.08 C$
(7.00 $)
     +39.73 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.07 C$
(3.14 $)
5.12 C$
(3.95 $)
     +25.85 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.96 C$
(1.51 $)
2.51 C$
(1.94 $)
     +28.11 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.79 C$
(1.38 $)
2.36 C$
(1.82 $)
     +31.52 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 9.20 C$
(7.09 $)
6.18 C$
(4.76 $)
     -32.91 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.88 C$
(2.22 $)
4.90 C$
(3.77 $)
     +70.10 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.85 C$
(1.43 $)
3.05 C$
(2.35 $)
     +64.42 %
Eggs (12) 4.24 C$
(3.26 $)
5.45 C$
(4.20 $)
     +28.63 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.63 C$
(5.11 $)
11.09 C$
(8.55 $)
     +67.21 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 7.13 C$
(5.49 $)
8.13 C$
(6.27 $)
     +14.15 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.99 C$
(5.39 $)
10.04 C$
(7.74 $)
     +43.64 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.74 C$
(1.34 $)
3.41 C$
(2.63 $)
     +95.78 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.87 C$
(0.67 $)
1.62 C$
(1.25 $)
     +85.70 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.88 C$
(1.45 $)
3.43 C$
(2.64 $)
     +82.43 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.82 C$
(1.41 $)
3.53 C$
(2.72 $)
     +93.42 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.10 C$
(0.85 $)
2.04 C$
(1.58 $)
     +86.24 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.00 C$
(0.77 $)
2.18 C$
(1.68 $)
     +117.39 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.31 C$
(1.78 $)
3.05 C$
(2.35 $)
     +31.67 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.35 C$
(1.81 $)
3.30 C$
(2.55 $)
     +40.33 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 18.00 C$
(13.87 $)
19.46 C$
(15.00 $)
     +8.13 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.71 C$
(2.86 $)
2.57 C$
(1.98 $)
     -30.84 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.40 C$
(2.62 $)
3.69 C$
(2.84 $)
     +8.52 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.25 C$
(9.44 $)
9.73 C$
(7.50 $)
     -20.56 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 C$
(2.12 $)
2.92 C$
(2.25 $)
     +6.16 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 91.00 C$
(70.13 $)
90.83 C$
(70.00 $)
     -0.19 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 C$
(2.70 $)
4.54 C$
(3.50 $)
     +29.75 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.97 C$
(2.29 $)
3.57 C$
(2.75 $)
     +20.17 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 32.93 C$
(25.38 $)
42.82 C$
(33.00 $)
     +30.03 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.63 C$
(3.57 $)
4.14 C$
(3.19 $)
     -10.50 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 C$
(16,955.68 $)
30,835.09 C$
(23,765.00 $)
     +40.16 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 75.89 C$
(58.49 $)
146.60 C$
(112.98 $)
     +93.16 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.31 C$
(0.24 $)
0.19 C$
(0.15 $)
     -37.60 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 60.65 C$
(46.74 $)
71.04 C$
(54.75 $)
     +17.13 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 46.64 C$
(35.95 $)
82.55 C$
(63.62 $)
     +76.99 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.30 C$
(14.87 $)
23.03 C$
(17.75 $)
     +19.33 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 C$
(10.02 $)
16.55 C$
(12.75 $)
     +27.30 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 70.78 C$
(54.55 $)
73.63 C$
(56.75 $)
     +4.03 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 51.15 C$
(39.42 $)
44.47 C$
(34.27 $)
     -13.05 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 112.73 C$
(86.88 $)
116.86 C$
(90.07 $)
     +3.66 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 129.12 C$
(99.52 $)
175.96 C$
(135.62 $)
     +36.27 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,588.31 C$
(1,224.13 $)
4,371.47 C$
(3,369.15 $)
     +175.23 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,159.58 C$
(893.70 $)
3,476.64 C$
(2,679.49 $)
     +199.82 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,179.60 C$
(2,450.56 $)
8,290.45 C$
(6,389.56 $)
     +160.74 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,228.31 C$
(1,717.39 $)
6,074.66 C$
(4,681.82 $)
     +172.61 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 791.10 C$
(609.71 $)
1,458.52 C$
(1,124.10 $)
     +84.37 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 515.31 C$
(397.16 $)
1,073.31 C$
(827.21 $)
     +108.28 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 2,979.65 C$
(2,296.46 $)
5,556.32 C$
(4,282.33 $)
     +86.48 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.88 3.92      +36.02 %
Last update: June, 2016June, 2016
Contributors:531397
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: CAD