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Cost of Living Comparison Between Vancouver and George Town Reverse

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Consumer Prices in George Town are 45.33% lower than in Vancouver
Consumer Prices Including Rent in George Town are 61.27% lower than in Vancouver
Rent Prices in George Town are 85.49% lower than in Vancouver
Restaurant Prices in George Town are 68.37% lower than in Vancouver
Groceries Prices in George Town are 44.82% lower than in Vancouver
Local Purchasing Power in George Town is 5.42% lower than in Vancouver
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 C$
(47.56 RM)
3.15 C$
(10.00 RM)
     -78.97 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 70.00 C$
(221.95 RM)
15.77 C$
(50.00 RM)
     -77.47 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 C$
(28.54 RM)
3.94 C$
(12.50 RM)
     -56.20 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 C$
(19.02 RM)
3.78 C$
(12.00 RM)
     -36.92 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.00 C$
(22.20 RM)
4.57 C$
(14.50 RM)
     -34.67 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.16 C$
(13.21 RM)
2.73 C$
(8.65 RM)
     -34.50 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.12 C$
(6.71 RM)
0.69 C$
(2.20 RM)
     -67.20 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.88 C$
(5.97 RM)
0.37 C$
(1.17 RM)
     -80.47 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 9.30 C$
(29.48 RM)
8.36 C$
(26.50 RM)
     -10.12 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.95 C$
(9.34 RM)
0.91 C$
(2.87 RM)
     -69.24 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.06 C$
(6.54 RM)
0.43 C$
(1.36 RM)
     -79.20 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.92 C$
(12.44 RM)
1.57 C$
(4.97 RM)
     -60.09 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.99 C$
(19.00 RM)
7.15 C$
(22.68 RM)
     +19.38 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 6.95 C$
(22.02 RM)
1.48 C$
(4.69 RM)
     -78.72 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.86 C$
(21.76 RM)
3.29 C$
(10.43 RM)
     -52.05 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.69 C$
(5.36 RM)
1.29 C$
(4.08 RM)
     -23.85 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.77 C$
(2.43 RM)
0.79 C$
(2.49 RM)
     +2.63 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.59 C$
(5.04 RM)
1.29 C$
(4.08 RM)
     -18.99 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.79 C$
(5.66 RM)
0.64 C$
(2.04 RM)
     -63.94 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.16 C$
(3.67 RM)
0.45 C$
(1.44 RM)
     -60.84 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.04 C$
(3.28 RM)
0.46 C$
(1.45 RM)
     -55.79 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.23 C$
(7.08 RM)
0.95 C$
(3.00 RM)
     -57.65 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.67 C$
(8.45 RM)
0.70 C$
(2.22 RM)
     -73.78 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 18.00 C$
(57.07 RM)
13.09 C$
(41.50 RM)
     -27.29 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.73 C$
(11.81 RM)
4.10 C$
(13.00 RM)
     +10.06 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.06 C$
(12.86 RM)
4.53 C$
(14.37 RM)
     +11.69 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.50 C$
(39.63 RM)
5.36 C$
(17.00 RM)
     -57.11 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 C$
(8.72 RM)
0.63 C$
(2.00 RM)
     -77.06 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 94.00 C$
(298.05 RM)
31.54 C$
(100.00 RM)
     -66.45 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 C$
(11.10 RM)
0.95 C$
(3.00 RM)
     -72.97 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.97 C$
(9.41 RM)
1.02 C$
(3.22 RM)
     -65.81 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 33.00 C$
(104.63 RM)
6.94 C$
(22.00 RM)
     -78.97 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.12 C$
(16.22 RM)
2.49 C$
(7.89 RM)
     -51.35 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 C$
(72,926.60 RM)
47,402.46 C$
(150,300.00 RM)
     +106.10 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,117.86 C$
(60,617.40 RM)
37,026.27 C$
(117,400.00 RM)
     +93.67 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 81.80 C$
(259.38 RM)
53.18 C$
(168.62 RM)
     -34.99 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.34 C$
(1.07 RM)
0.08 C$
(0.25 RM)
     -76.65 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 69.73 C$
(221.10 RM)
51.72 C$
(164.00 RM)
     -25.83 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 49.69 C$
(157.56 RM)
31.54 C$
(100.00 RM)
     -36.53 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.71 C$
(59.31 RM)
7.57 C$
(24.00 RM)
     -59.54 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.50 C$
(42.80 RM)
4.57 C$
(14.50 RM)
     -66.13 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,210.67 C$
(3,838.69 RM)
131.41 C$
(416.67 RM)
     -89.15 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 20,000.00 C$
(63,414.43 RM)
11,353.88 C$
(36,000.00 RM)
     -43.23 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 74.00 C$
(234.65 RM)
69.38 C$
(220.00 RM)
     -6.24 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 46.37 C$
(147.03 RM)
35.32 C$
(112.00 RM)
     -23.83 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 110.08 C$
(349.03 RM)
85.15 C$
(270.00 RM)
     -22.64 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 129.83 C$
(411.65 RM)
71.49 C$
(226.67 RM)
     -44.94 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,850.92 C$
(5,868.76 RM)
268.08 C$
(850.00 RM)
     -85.52 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,401.88 C$
(4,444.96 RM)
134.04 C$
(425.00 RM)
     -90.44 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,686.46 C$
(11,688.73 RM)
583.46 C$
(1,850.00 RM)
     -84.17 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,569.80 C$
(8,148.12 RM)
394.23 C$
(1,250.00 RM)
     -84.66 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,130.29 C$
(3,583.84 RM)
227.08 C$
(719.99 RM)
     -79.91 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 770.96 C$
(2,444.51 RM)
145.08 C$
(460.00 RM)
     -81.18 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,229.07 C$
(10,238.48 RM)
1,182.70 C$
(3,750.00 RM)
     -63.37 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.93 4.60      +57.13 %
Last update: January 2018January 2018
Contributors:44822
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Currency: CAD