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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 27.87% higher than in Vancouver
Consumer Prices Including Rent in San Francisco, CA are 66.11% higher than in Vancouver
Rent Prices in San Francisco, CA are 124.39% higher than in Vancouver
Restaurant Prices in San Francisco, CA are 25.96% higher than in Vancouver
Groceries Prices in San Francisco, CA are 35.75% higher than in Vancouver
Local Purchasing Power in San Francisco, CA is 28.44% higher than in Vancouver
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  VancouverSan Francisco, CADifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 C$
(12.15 $)
18.52 C$
(15.00 $)
     +23.49 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 C$
(52.64 $)
86.44 C$
(70.00 $)
     +32.99 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 C$
(7.29 $)
9.88 C$
(8.00 $)
     +9.77 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 C$
(4.86 $)
7.41 C$
(6.00 $)
     +23.49 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.00 C$
(5.67 $)
8.64 C$
(7.00 $)
     +23.49 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.13 C$
(3.35 $)
5.33 C$
(4.31 $)
     +28.96 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.12 C$
(1.72 $)
2.58 C$
(2.09 $)
     +21.27 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.84 C$
(1.49 $)
2.17 C$
(1.75 $)
     +17.42 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 8.94 C$
(7.24 $)
5.31 C$
(4.30 $)
     -40.54 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.84 C$
(2.30 $)
4.51 C$
(3.66 $)
     +59.17 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.82 C$
(1.47 $)
2.86 C$
(2.32 $)
     +57.70 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.67 C$
(2.97 $)
4.89 C$
(3.96 $)
     +33.49 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.10 C$
(4.94 $)
9.13 C$
(7.39 $)
     +49.55 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 6.87 C$
(5.57 $)
6.37 C$
(5.16 $)
     -7.30 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.87 C$
(5.56 $)
8.68 C$
(7.03 $)
     +26.33 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.75 C$
(1.42 $)
3.66 C$
(2.96 $)
     +109.24 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.77 C$
(0.62 $)
1.22 C$
(0.99 $)
     +58.59 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.61 C$
(1.31 $)
2.82 C$
(2.28 $)
     +74.42 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.69 C$
(1.36 $)
3.66 C$
(2.96 $)
     +117.14 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.08 C$
(0.87 $)
2.34 C$
(1.90 $)
     +116.72 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.01 C$
(0.81 $)
2.36 C$
(1.91 $)
     +134.46 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.26 C$
(1.83 $)
3.04 C$
(2.46 $)
     +34.31 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.46 C$
(2.00 $)
2.84 C$
(2.30 $)
     +15.36 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 17.50 C$
(14.17 $)
18.52 C$
(15.00 $)
     +5.85 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.59 C$
(2.91 $)
2.75 C$
(2.23 $)
     -23.34 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.50 C$
(2.83 $)
3.22 C$
(2.61 $)
     -7.89 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.50 C$
(10.12 $)
9.88 C$
(8.00 $)
     -20.97 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 C$
(2.23 $)
3.09 C$
(2.50 $)
     +12.26 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 93.00 C$
(75.31 $)
92.61 C$
(75.00 $)
     -0.41 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 C$
(2.83 $)
4.32 C$
(3.50 $)
     +23.49 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.98 C$
(2.41 $)
3.70 C$
(3.00 $)
     +24.43 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 33.00 C$
(26.72 $)
40.75 C$
(33.00 $)
     +23.49 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.97 C$
(4.03 $)
3.90 C$
(3.15 $)
     -21.66 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,500.00 C$
(16,601.05 $)
27,166.96 C$
(22,000.00 $)
     +32.52 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,425.33 C$
(14,920.97 $)
26,528.44 C$
(21,482.92 $)
     +43.98 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 78.83 C$
(63.84 $)
140.23 C$
(113.56 $)
     +77.89 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.33 C$
(0.27 $)
0.12 C$
(0.10 $)
     -62.35 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 61.57 C$
(49.86 $)
68.82 C$
(55.73 $)
     +11.78 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 46.51 C$
(37.66 $)
87.32 C$
(70.71 $)
     +87.75 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.53 C$
(14.20 $)
19.08 C$
(15.45 $)
     +8.87 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.50 C$
(10.93 $)
17.29 C$
(14.00 $)
     +28.06 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,245.20 C$
(1,008.37 $)
2,470.50 C$
(2,000.62 $)
     +98.40 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,000.00 C$
(14,576.53 $)
29,019.26 C$
(23,500.00 $)
     +61.22 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 72.60 C$
(58.79 $)
67.02 C$
(54.27 $)
     -7.69 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 49.82 C$
(40.35 $)
49.89 C$
(40.40 $)
     +0.13 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 112.79 C$
(91.34 $)
103.48 C$
(83.79 $)
     -8.26 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 140.00 C$
(113.37 $)
174.12 C$
(141.00 $)
     +24.37 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,785.75 C$
(1,446.11 $)
4,070.14 C$
(3,296.03 $)
     +127.92 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,319.75 C$
(1,068.74 $)
3,236.79 C$
(2,621.18 $)
     +145.26 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,652.24 C$
(2,957.61 $)
7,828.28 C$
(6,339.39 $)
     +114.34 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,480.00 C$
(2,008.32 $)
5,593.10 C$
(4,529.33 $)
     +125.53 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,040.22 C$
(842.38 $)
1,349.46 C$
(1,092.81 $)
     +29.73 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 741.85 C$
(600.75 $)
922.92 C$
(747.39 $)
     +24.41 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,052.92 C$
(2,472.28 $)
6,513.71 C$
(5,274.85 $)
     +113.36 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.77 3.86      +39.46 %
Last update: September 2017September 2017
Contributors:424349
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: CAD