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Cost of Living Comparison Between Vancouver and Bern Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Bern are 71.56% higher than in Vancouver
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Bern are 49.64% higher than in Vancouver
Rent Prices in Bern are 10.50% higher than in Vancouver
Restaurant Prices in Bern are 82.52% higher than in Vancouver
Groceries Prices in Bern are 62.00% higher than in Vancouver
Local Purchasing Power in Bern is 62.15% higher than in Vancouver
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  VancouverBernDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 C$
(11.25 Fr.)
26.67 C$
(20.00 Fr.)
     +77.80 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 C$
(48.74 Fr.)
133.35 C$
(100.00 Fr.)
     +105.15 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 C$
(6.75 Fr.)
17.34 C$
(13.00 Fr.)
     +92.62 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.50 C$
(4.12 Fr.)
8.00 C$
(6.00 Fr.)
     +45.47 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.25 C$
(4.69 Fr.)
6.53 C$
(4.90 Fr.)
     +4.55 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.08 C$
(3.06 Fr.)
5.65 C$
(4.24 Fr.)
     +38.34 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.96 C$
(1.47 Fr.)
5.57 C$
(4.17 Fr.)
     +184.65 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.80 C$
(1.35 Fr.)
3.92 C$
(2.94 Fr.)
     +117.20 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 8.69 C$
(6.51 Fr.)
6.81 C$
(5.11 Fr.)
     -21.55 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.82 C$
(2.12 Fr.)
1.85 C$
(1.39 Fr.)
     -34.25 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.95 C$
(1.46 Fr.)
1.43 C$
(1.07 Fr.)
     -26.92 %
Eggs (12) 4.06 C$
(3.04 Fr.)
6.85 C$
(5.14 Fr.)
     +69.00 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.94 C$
(5.20 Fr.)
12.18 C$
(9.14 Fr.)
     +75.61 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 7.04 C$
(5.28 Fr.)
13.43 C$
(10.07 Fr.)
     +90.86 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.29 C$
(5.46 Fr.)
26.74 C$
(20.05 Fr.)
     +266.95 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.65 C$
(1.23 Fr.)
2.37 C$
(1.78 Fr.)
     +44.29 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.86 C$
(0.65 Fr.)
1.97 C$
(1.47 Fr.)
     +128.44 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.78 C$
(1.34 Fr.)
2.12 C$
(1.59 Fr.)
     +18.72 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.82 C$
(1.37 Fr.)
2.16 C$
(1.62 Fr.)
     +18.78 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.99 C$
(0.74 Fr.)
0.83 C$
(0.62 Fr.)
     -16.13 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.90 C$
(0.68 Fr.)
1.66 C$
(1.25 Fr.)
     +84.67 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.19 C$
(1.64 Fr.)
2.27 C$
(1.70 Fr.)
     +3.59 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.18 C$
(1.63 Fr.)
1.25 C$
(0.94 Fr.)
     -42.42 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 17.99 C$
(13.49 Fr.)
17.34 C$
(13.00 Fr.)
     -3.66 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.90 C$
(2.18 Fr.)
2.16 C$
(1.62 Fr.)
     -25.56 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.74 C$
(2.06 Fr.)
5.33 C$
(4.00 Fr.)
     +94.47 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.25 C$
(9.19 Fr.)
10.80 C$
(8.10 Fr.)
     -11.83 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 C$
(2.06 Fr.)
4.40 C$
(3.30 Fr.)
     +60.02 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 91.00 C$
(68.24 Fr.)
102.68 C$
(77.00 Fr.)
     +12.84 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 C$
(2.62 Fr.)
9.07 C$
(6.80 Fr.)
     +159.08 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.96 C$
(2.22 Fr.)
8.37 C$
(6.28 Fr.)
     +182.65 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 32.86 C$
(24.64 Fr.)
96.01 C$
(72.00 Fr.)
     +192.19 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.64 C$
(3.48 Fr.)
7.36 C$
(5.52 Fr.)
     +58.74 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,500.00 C$
(16,872.81 Fr.)
26,970.17 C$
(20,225.00 Fr.)
     +19.87 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 77.94 C$
(58.44 Fr.)
190.69 C$
(143.00 Fr.)
     +144.68 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.32 C$
(0.24 Fr.)
0.62 C$
(0.46 Fr.)
     +92.22 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 59.59 C$
(44.68 Fr.)
59.34 C$
(44.50 Fr.)
     -0.41 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 46.21 C$
(34.65 Fr.)
139.57 C$
(104.67 Fr.)
     +202.03 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.05 C$
(16.53 Fr.)
37.78 C$
(28.33 Fr.)
     +71.39 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 C$
(9.75 Fr.)
24.00 C$
(18.00 Fr.)
     +84.64 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 71.27 C$
(53.44 Fr.)
150.02 C$
(112.50 Fr.)
     +110.50 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 51.94 C$
(38.95 Fr.)
88.01 C$
(66.00 Fr.)
     +69.45 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 112.38 C$
(84.27 Fr.)
205.03 C$
(153.75 Fr.)
     +82.44 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 129.20 C$
(96.89 Fr.)
184.47 C$
(138.33 Fr.)
     +42.78 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,557.13 C$
(1,167.70 Fr.)
1,693.55 C$
(1,270.00 Fr.)
     +8.76 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,136.14 C$
(852.00 Fr.)
1,278.26 C$
(958.57 Fr.)
     +12.51 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,100.18 C$
(2,324.83 Fr.)
3,387.11 C$
(2,540.00 Fr.)
     +9.26 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,169.66 C$
(1,627.04 Fr.)
2,438.41 C$
(1,828.57 Fr.)
     +12.39 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 767.87 C$
(575.83 Fr.)
1,114.97 C$
(836.12 Fr.)
     +45.20 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 507.67 C$
(380.70 Fr.)
763.96 C$
(572.90 Fr.)
     +50.48 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 2,940.24 C$
(2,204.89 Fr.)
7,134.26 C$
(5,350.00 Fr.)
     +142.64 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.89 1.75      -39.43 %
Last update: May, 2016April, 2016
Contributors:47554
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: CAD