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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 42.61% higher than in Vancouver
Consumer Prices Including Rent in San Francisco, CA are 87.88% higher than in Vancouver
Rent Prices in San Francisco, CA are 159.18% higher than in Vancouver
Restaurant Prices in San Francisco, CA are 42.34% higher than in Vancouver
Groceries Prices in San Francisco, CA are 51.72% higher than in Vancouver
Local Purchasing Power in San Francisco, CA is 22.79% higher than in Vancouver
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  VancouverSan Francisco, CADifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 C$
(11.08 $)
20.31 C$
(15.00 $)
     +35.37 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 C$
(48.02 $)
101.53 C$
(75.00 $)
     +56.20 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 C$
(6.65 $)
10.83 C$
(8.00 $)
     +20.33 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 C$
(4.43 $)
8.12 C$
(6.00 $)
     +35.37 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.00 C$
(5.17 $)
9.48 C$
(7.00 $)
     +35.37 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.03 C$
(2.98 $)
5.87 C$
(4.34 $)
     +45.66 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.96 C$
(1.44 $)
2.93 C$
(2.16 $)
     +49.72 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.82 C$
(1.34 $)
2.38 C$
(1.76 $)
     +30.85 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 9.37 C$
(6.92 $)
5.53 C$
(4.08 $)
     -40.98 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.83 C$
(2.09 $)
5.09 C$
(3.76 $)
     +79.58 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.59 C$
(1.18 $)
3.02 C$
(2.23 $)
     +89.69 %
Eggs (12) 3.64 C$
(2.69 $)
5.31 C$
(3.92 $)
     +45.76 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.63 C$
(4.16 $)
9.75 C$
(7.21 $)
     +73.36 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 6.55 C$
(4.84 $)
7.26 C$
(5.37 $)
     +10.89 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.27 C$
(4.63 $)
9.89 C$
(7.31 $)
     +57.70 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.90 C$
(1.41 $)
4.11 C$
(3.04 $)
     +115.77 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.75 C$
(0.56 $)
1.36 C$
(1.01 $)
     +81.11 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.68 C$
(1.24 $)
3.24 C$
(2.39 $)
     +92.28 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.63 C$
(1.21 $)
4.06 C$
(3.00 $)
     +148.77 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.50 C$
(1.11 $)
2.71 C$
(2.00 $)
     +80.40 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.17 C$
(0.87 $)
2.62 C$
(1.93 $)
     +123.13 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.33 C$
(1.72 $)
3.54 C$
(2.62 $)
     +51.93 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.60 C$
(1.92 $)
3.23 C$
(2.39 $)
     +24.23 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 18.00 C$
(13.30 $)
20.31 C$
(15.00 $)
     +12.81 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.35 C$
(2.48 $)
2.88 C$
(2.13 $)
     -13.99 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.23 C$
(2.38 $)
3.53 C$
(2.61 $)
     +9.59 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.33 C$
(9.11 $)
10.15 C$
(7.50 $)
     -17.66 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 C$
(2.03 $)
3.38 C$
(2.50 $)
     +23.07 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 93.00 C$
(68.70 $)
101.53 C$
(75.00 $)
     +9.17 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 C$
(2.59 $)
4.74 C$
(3.50 $)
     +35.37 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.98 C$
(2.20 $)
3.72 C$
(2.75 $)
     +25.04 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 33.00 C$
(24.38 $)
44.67 C$
(33.00 $)
     +35.37 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.77 C$
(3.53 $)
4.21 C$
(3.11 $)
     -11.81 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 C$
(16,251.54 $)
28,428.08 C$
(21,000.00 $)
     +29.22 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,037.50 C$
(14,063.12 $)
28,461.36 C$
(21,024.58 $)
     +49.50 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 77.20 C$
(57.03 $)
154.76 C$
(114.33 $)
     +100.47 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.33 C$
(0.24 $)
0.15 C$
(0.11 $)
     -55.56 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 55.67 C$
(41.13 $)
70.82 C$
(52.32 $)
     +27.21 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 45.53 C$
(33.63 $)
96.10 C$
(70.99 $)
     +111.09 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.40 C$
(14.33 $)
20.92 C$
(15.45 $)
     +7.84 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 C$
(9.60 $)
18.95 C$
(14.00 $)
     +45.79 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,324.40 C$
(978.34 $)
2,609.52 C$
(1,927.67 $)
     +97.03 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 17,000.00 C$
(12,558.01 $)
31,812.37 C$
(23,500.00 $)
     +87.13 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 69.02 C$
(50.99 $)
78.08 C$
(57.68 $)
     +13.12 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 45.99 C$
(33.97 $)
62.72 C$
(46.33 $)
     +36.38 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 110.56 C$
(81.67 $)
117.96 C$
(87.14 $)
     +6.70 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 130.64 C$
(96.50 $)
204.90 C$
(151.36 $)
     +56.85 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,723.33 C$
(1,273.03 $)
4,441.96 C$
(3,281.31 $)
     +157.76 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,260.05 C$
(930.81 $)
3,419.21 C$
(2,525.79 $)
     +171.35 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,506.26 C$
(2,590.09 $)
8,962.41 C$
(6,620.59 $)
     +155.61 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,404.10 C$
(1,775.92 $)
6,227.36 C$
(4,600.19 $)
     +159.03 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 920.08 C$
(679.67 $)
1,523.01 C$
(1,125.05 $)
     +65.53 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 607.34 C$
(448.64 $)
1,004.53 C$
(742.05 $)
     +65.40 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,920.71 C$
(2,157.54 $)
6,738.18 C$
(4,977.54 $)
     +130.70 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.71 3.83      +41.05 %
Last update: May 2017May 2017
Contributors:410347
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: CAD