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Cost of Living Comparison Between Vancouver and Bern Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Bern are 84.22% higher than in Vancouver
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Bern are 49.47% higher than in Vancouver
Rent Prices in Bern are 5.28% lower than in Vancouver
Restaurant Prices in Bern are 81.94% higher than in Vancouver
Groceries Prices in Bern are 81.97% higher than in Vancouver
Local Purchasing Power in Bern is 27.57% higher than in Vancouver
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 C$
(10.86 Fr.)
24.85 C$
(18.00 Fr.)
     +65.68 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 C$
(47.08 Fr.)
138.07 C$
(100.00 Fr.)
     +112.41 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 C$
(6.52 Fr.)
20.71 C$
(15.00 Fr.)
     +130.12 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 C$
(4.35 Fr.)
8.28 C$
(6.00 Fr.)
     +38.07 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.00 C$
(5.07 Fr.)
6.77 C$
(4.90 Fr.)
     -3.35 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.03 C$
(2.92 Fr.)
6.12 C$
(4.43 Fr.)
     +52.02 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.96 C$
(1.42 Fr.)
5.45 C$
(3.95 Fr.)
     +178.86 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.81 C$
(1.31 Fr.)
3.45 C$
(2.50 Fr.)
     +90.08 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 9.37 C$
(6.78 Fr.)
6.73 C$
(4.87 Fr.)
     -28.15 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.83 C$
(2.05 Fr.)
2.48 C$
(1.80 Fr.)
     -12.28 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.59 C$
(1.15 Fr.)
1.60 C$
(1.16 Fr.)
     +0.55 %
Eggs (12) 3.64 C$
(2.64 Fr.)
8.33 C$
(6.03 Fr.)
     +128.55 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.63 C$
(4.08 Fr.)
14.14 C$
(10.24 Fr.)
     +151.22 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 6.55 C$
(4.74 Fr.)
14.28 C$
(10.34 Fr.)
     +118.00 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.27 C$
(4.54 Fr.)
27.84 C$
(20.17 Fr.)
     +343.95 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.90 C$
(1.38 Fr.)
2.31 C$
(1.67 Fr.)
     +21.15 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.75 C$
(0.55 Fr.)
1.98 C$
(1.44 Fr.)
     +163.45 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.68 C$
(1.22 Fr.)
2.18 C$
(1.58 Fr.)
     +29.41 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.63 C$
(1.18 Fr.)
2.67 C$
(1.93 Fr.)
     +63.47 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.50 C$
(1.09 Fr.)
1.61 C$
(1.16 Fr.)
     +6.86 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.17 C$
(0.85 Fr.)
2.15 C$
(1.56 Fr.)
     +83.58 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.33 C$
(1.69 Fr.)
2.65 C$
(1.92 Fr.)
     +13.77 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.60 C$
(1.88 Fr.)
1.45 C$
(1.05 Fr.)
     -44.23 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 18.00 C$
(13.04 Fr.)
20.71 C$
(15.00 Fr.)
     +15.06 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.35 C$
(2.43 Fr.)
3.04 C$
(2.20 Fr.)
     -9.40 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.23 C$
(2.34 Fr.)
4.61 C$
(3.34 Fr.)
     +42.98 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.33 C$
(8.93 Fr.)
11.74 C$
(8.50 Fr.)
     -4.82 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 C$
(1.99 Fr.)
6.08 C$
(4.40 Fr.)
     +120.91 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 93.00 C$
(67.36 Fr.)
106.31 C$
(77.00 Fr.)
     +14.32 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 C$
(2.53 Fr.)
9.39 C$
(6.80 Fr.)
     +168.25 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.98 C$
(2.16 Fr.)
8.67 C$
(6.28 Fr.)
     +191.07 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 33.00 C$
(23.90 Fr.)
99.41 C$
(72.00 Fr.)
     +201.24 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.77 C$
(3.46 Fr.)
7.59 C$
(5.50 Fr.)
     +58.99 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 C$
(15,934.02 Fr.)
27,613.88 C$
(20,000.00 Fr.)
     +25.52 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,037.50 C$
(13,788.36 Fr.)
30,375.27 C$
(22,000.00 Fr.)
     +59.55 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 77.20 C$
(55.92 Fr.)
173.79 C$
(125.87 Fr.)
     +125.12 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.33 C$
(0.24 Fr.)
0.59 C$
(0.43 Fr.)
     +79.31 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 55.67 C$
(40.32 Fr.)
56.61 C$
(41.00 Fr.)
     +1.69 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 45.53 C$
(32.97 Fr.)
153.60 C$
(111.25 Fr.)
     +237.38 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.40 C$
(14.05 Fr.)
46.60 C$
(33.75 Fr.)
     +140.20 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 C$
(9.42 Fr.)
24.85 C$
(18.00 Fr.)
     +91.17 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,324.40 C$
(959.23 Fr.)
2,899.46 C$
(2,100.00 Fr.)
     +118.93 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 17,000.00 C$
(12,312.65 Fr.)
32,142.56 C$
(23,280.00 Fr.)
     +89.07 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 69.01 C$
(49.98 Fr.)
153.43 C$
(111.12 Fr.)
     +122.33 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 45.98 C$
(33.30 Fr.)
92.81 C$
(67.22 Fr.)
     +101.87 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 110.52 C$
(80.05 Fr.)
191.76 C$
(138.89 Fr.)
     +73.50 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 130.64 C$
(94.62 Fr.)
182.56 C$
(132.22 Fr.)
     +39.74 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,723.25 C$
(1,248.11 Fr.)
1,676.16 C$
(1,214.00 Fr.)
     -2.73 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,259.84 C$
(912.47 Fr.)
1,175.32 C$
(851.25 Fr.)
     -6.71 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,506.26 C$
(2,539.49 Fr.)
3,261.89 C$
(2,362.50 Fr.)
     -6.97 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,404.10 C$
(1,741.22 Fr.)
2,362.52 C$
(1,711.11 Fr.)
     -1.73 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 920.08 C$
(666.39 Fr.)
1,590.54 C$
(1,151.99 Fr.)
     +72.87 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 607.34 C$
(439.88 Fr.)
1,079.60 C$
(781.93 Fr.)
     +77.76 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,920.56 C$
(2,115.28 Fr.)
5,568.80 C$
(4,033.33 Fr.)
     +90.68 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.71 1.48      -45.45 %
Last update: May 2017May 2017
Contributors:41169
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: CAD