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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 37.91% higher than in Vancouver
Consumer Prices Including Rent in San Francisco, CA are 85.26% higher than in Vancouver
Rent Prices in San Francisco, CA are 162.96% higher than in Vancouver
Restaurant Prices in San Francisco, CA are 37.82% higher than in Vancouver
Groceries Prices in San Francisco, CA are 48.24% higher than in Vancouver
Local Purchasing Power in San Francisco, CA is 5.00% higher than in Vancouver
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  VancouverSan Francisco, CADifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 C$
(11.39 $)
19.76 C$
(15.00 $)
     +31.74 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 C$
(49.34 $)
98.81 C$
(75.00 $)
     +52.01 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 C$
(6.83 $)
10.54 C$
(8.00 $)
     +17.10 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 C$
(4.55 $)
7.90 C$
(6.00 $)
     +31.74 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.00 C$
(5.31 $)
9.22 C$
(7.00 $)
     +31.74 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.07 C$
(3.09 $)
5.52 C$
(4.19 $)
     +35.75 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.94 C$
(1.47 $)
2.69 C$
(2.04 $)
     +38.40 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.81 C$
(1.38 $)
2.27 C$
(1.73 $)
     +25.51 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 9.43 C$
(7.16 $)
5.69 C$
(4.32 $)
     -39.62 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.73 C$
(2.07 $)
4.45 C$
(3.38 $)
     +63.23 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.55 C$
(1.18 $)
3.10 C$
(2.36 $)
     +100.00 %
Eggs (12) 3.71 C$
(2.82 $)
5.39 C$
(4.09 $)
     +45.06 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.87 C$
(4.46 $)
9.32 C$
(7.07 $)
     +58.68 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 7.10 C$
(5.39 $)
7.35 C$
(5.58 $)
     +3.49 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.17 C$
(4.69 $)
9.42 C$
(7.15 $)
     +52.59 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.86 C$
(1.41 $)
3.95 C$
(3.00 $)
     +112.25 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.75 C$
(0.57 $)
1.30 C$
(0.99 $)
     +72.14 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.70 C$
(1.29 $)
3.24 C$
(2.46 $)
     +90.84 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.75 C$
(1.33 $)
4.07 C$
(3.09 $)
     +132.34 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.45 C$
(1.10 $)
2.70 C$
(2.05 $)
     +86.26 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.99 C$
(0.76 $)
2.72 C$
(2.07 $)
     +173.83 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.27 C$
(1.72 $)
3.64 C$
(2.77 $)
     +60.54 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.46 C$
(1.87 $)
3.14 C$
(2.39 $)
     +27.56 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 17.00 C$
(12.90 $)
19.76 C$
(15.00 $)
     +16.24 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.74 C$
(2.08 $)
2.68 C$
(2.03 $)
     -2.12 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.02 C$
(2.29 $)
3.39 C$
(2.57 $)
     +12.35 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.16 C$
(9.23 $)
9.88 C$
(7.50 $)
     -18.75 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 C$
(2.09 $)
2.96 C$
(2.25 $)
     +7.79 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 91.50 C$
(69.45 $)
96.17 C$
(73.00 $)
     +5.10 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 C$
(2.66 $)
4.61 C$
(3.50 $)
     +31.74 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.98 C$
(2.26 $)
3.62 C$
(2.75 $)
     +21.68 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 32.86 C$
(24.94 $)
43.47 C$
(33.00 $)
     +32.30 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.59 C$
(3.49 $)
4.00 C$
(3.04 $)
     -12.80 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 C$
(15,940.39 $)
28,982.98 C$
(22,000.00 $)
     +38.01 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,578.57 C$
(14,861.43 $)
28,299.72 C$
(21,481.36 $)
     +44.54 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 81.83 C$
(62.11 $)
144.04 C$
(109.33 $)
     +76.02 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.34 C$
(0.26 $)
0.14 C$
(0.11 $)
     -57.69 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 58.37 C$
(44.30 $)
67.78 C$
(51.45 $)
     +16.13 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 45.69 C$
(34.68 $)
88.54 C$
(67.20 $)
     +93.78 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.42 C$
(15.50 $)
20.12 C$
(15.27 $)
     -1.45 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 C$
(9.87 $)
17.13 C$
(13.00 $)
     +31.74 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,350.00 C$
(1,024.74 $)
3,183.74 C$
(2,416.67 $)
     +135.83 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,000.00 C$
(12,145.06 $)
23,713.34 C$
(18,000.00 $)
     +48.21 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 69.98 C$
(53.12 $)
84.94 C$
(64.48 $)
     +21.38 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 49.05 C$
(37.23 $)
53.80 C$
(40.84 $)
     +9.69 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 111.88 C$
(84.92 $)
119.74 C$
(90.89 $)
     +7.03 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 130.82 C$
(99.30 $)
191.17 C$
(145.11 $)
     +46.14 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,645.51 C$
(1,249.05 $)
4,384.72 C$
(3,328.29 $)
     +166.47 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,210.63 C$
(918.94 $)
3,409.75 C$
(2,588.23 $)
     +181.65 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,352.51 C$
(2,544.77 $)
8,509.10 C$
(6,458.97 $)
     +153.81 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,334.62 C$
(1,772.13 $)
6,161.77 C$
(4,677.19 $)
     +163.93 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 899.26 C$
(682.60 $)
1,458.93 C$
(1,107.42 $)
     +62.24 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 569.00 C$
(431.91 $)
1,069.42 C$
(811.76 $)
     +87.95 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 2,908.54 C$
(2,207.77 $)
5,657.68 C$
(4,294.55 $)
     +94.52 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.78 3.68      +32.58 %
Last update: February, 2017February, 2017
Contributors:449325
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: CAD