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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 37.80% higher than in Vancouver
Consumer Prices Including Rent in San Francisco, CA are 88.15% higher than in Vancouver
Rent Prices in San Francisco, CA are 177.99% higher than in Vancouver
Restaurant Prices in San Francisco, CA are 36.16% higher than in Vancouver
Groceries Prices in San Francisco, CA are 47.55% higher than in Vancouver
Local Purchasing Power in San Francisco, CA is 2.00% lower than in Vancouver
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  VancouverSan Francisco, CADifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 C$
(11.56 $)
19.47 C$
(15.00 $)
     +29.78 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 C$
(50.08 $)
97.34 C$
(75.00 $)
     +49.75 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 C$
(6.93 $)
10.38 C$
(8.00 $)
     +15.36 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.50 C$
(4.24 $)
7.79 C$
(6.00 $)
     +41.58 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.49 C$
(5.00 $)
9.08 C$
(7.00 $)
     +39.92 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.08 C$
(3.14 $)
5.13 C$
(3.96 $)
     +25.92 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.94 C$
(1.49 $)
2.49 C$
(1.92 $)
     +28.36 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.78 C$
(1.37 $)
2.35 C$
(1.81 $)
     +32.37 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 8.75 C$
(6.74 $)
6.32 C$
(4.87 $)
     -27.80 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.80 C$
(2.16 $)
4.88 C$
(3.76 $)
     +74.33 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.01 C$
(1.55 $)
3.28 C$
(2.52 $)
     +62.69 %
Eggs (12) 4.21 C$
(3.24 $)
5.64 C$
(4.34 $)
     +34.00 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.08 C$
(5.45 $)
11.42 C$
(8.80 $)
     +61.37 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 7.15 C$
(5.51 $)
8.14 C$
(6.27 $)
     +13.83 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.46 C$
(5.75 $)
10.24 C$
(7.89 $)
     +37.28 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.63 C$
(1.25 $)
3.48 C$
(2.68 $)
     +113.99 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.87 C$
(0.67 $)
1.70 C$
(1.31 $)
     +94.58 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.68 C$
(1.29 $)
3.52 C$
(2.71 $)
     +109.92 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.79 C$
(1.38 $)
3.69 C$
(2.84 $)
     +105.96 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.94 C$
(0.73 $)
2.08 C$
(1.61 $)
     +120.67 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.93 C$
(0.72 $)
2.36 C$
(1.82 $)
     +153.50 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.24 C$
(1.72 $)
3.10 C$
(2.39 $)
     +38.68 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.20 C$
(1.70 $)
3.35 C$
(2.58 $)
     +52.35 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 18.00 C$
(13.87 $)
19.47 C$
(15.00 $)
     +8.15 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.15 C$
(2.43 $)
2.73 C$
(2.10 $)
     -13.47 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.86 C$
(2.21 $)
3.69 C$
(2.84 $)
     +28.85 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.50 C$
(9.63 $)
9.54 C$
(7.35 $)
     -23.69 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 C$
(2.12 $)
2.92 C$
(2.25 $)
     +6.18 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 91.00 C$
(70.12 $)
90.85 C$
(70.00 $)
     -0.17 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 C$
(2.70 $)
4.54 C$
(3.50 $)
     +29.78 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.96 C$
(2.28 $)
3.57 C$
(2.75 $)
     +20.52 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 32.86 C$
(25.32 $)
42.83 C$
(33.00 $)
     +30.33 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.64 C$
(3.57 $)
4.16 C$
(3.21 $)
     -10.23 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,250.00 C$
(17,144.40 $)
30,689.73 C$
(23,647.50 $)
     +37.93 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 78.13 C$
(60.20 $)
145.54 C$
(112.14 $)
     +86.28 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.31 C$
(0.24 $)
0.19 C$
(0.15 $)
     -37.39 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 60.72 C$
(46.79 $)
71.58 C$
(55.15 $)
     +17.88 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 46.42 C$
(35.77 $)
81.99 C$
(63.17 $)
     +76.63 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.05 C$
(14.68 $)
24.76 C$
(19.08 $)
     +29.99 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 C$
(10.02 $)
16.72 C$
(12.88 $)
     +28.58 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 71.20 C$
(54.86 $)
74.19 C$
(57.17 $)
     +4.20 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 51.88 C$
(39.98 $)
44.28 C$
(34.12 $)
     -14.64 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 112.66 C$
(86.81 $)
117.34 C$
(90.41 $)
     +4.15 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 129.90 C$
(100.09 $)
173.83 C$
(133.94 $)
     +33.82 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,566.10 C$
(1,206.73 $)
4,348.87 C$
(3,350.96 $)
     +177.69 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,143.92 C$
(881.43 $)
3,458.36 C$
(2,664.79 $)
     +202.32 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,083.51 C$
(2,375.95 $)
8,273.68 C$
(6,375.16 $)
     +168.32 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,183.50 C$
(1,682.47 $)
6,082.84 C$
(4,687.04 $)
     +178.58 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 773.21 C$
(595.79 $)
1,530.72 C$
(1,179.47 $)
     +97.97 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 514.74 C$
(396.63 $)
1,119.56 C$
(862.66 $)
     +117.50 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 2,939.38 C$
(2,264.90 $)
5,419.98 C$
(4,176.28 $)
     +84.39 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.90 3.96      +36.70 %
Last update: May, 2016May, 2016
Contributors:475381
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: CAD