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Cost of Living Comparison Between Vancouver and Bern Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Bern are 73.54% higher than in Vancouver
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Bern are 43.28% higher than in Vancouver
Rent Prices in Bern are 6.70% lower than in Vancouver
Restaurant Prices in Bern are 72.93% higher than in Vancouver
Groceries Prices in Bern are 70.19% higher than in Vancouver
Local Purchasing Power in Bern is 19.33% higher than in Vancouver
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 C$
(11.49 Fr.)
23.49 C$
(18.00 Fr.)
     +56.62 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 62.50 C$
(47.89 Fr.)
130.52 C$
(100.00 Fr.)
     +108.83 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 C$
(6.90 Fr.)
16.97 C$
(13.00 Fr.)
     +88.52 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 C$
(4.60 Fr.)
7.83 C$
(6.00 Fr.)
     +30.52 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.00 C$
(5.36 Fr.)
6.26 C$
(4.80 Fr.)
     -10.50 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.08 C$
(3.12 Fr.)
5.86 C$
(4.49 Fr.)
     +43.75 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.95 C$
(1.49 Fr.)
5.06 C$
(3.88 Fr.)
     +159.68 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.81 C$
(1.39 Fr.)
3.26 C$
(2.50 Fr.)
     +79.84 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 9.46 C$
(7.25 Fr.)
6.42 C$
(4.92 Fr.)
     -32.10 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.75 C$
(2.11 Fr.)
2.35 C$
(1.80 Fr.)
     -14.67 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.60 C$
(1.22 Fr.)
1.52 C$
(1.16 Fr.)
     -5.18 %
Eggs (12) 3.75 C$
(2.87 Fr.)
7.87 C$
(6.03 Fr.)
     +110.02 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.62 C$
(4.31 Fr.)
13.36 C$
(10.24 Fr.)
     +137.65 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 7.17 C$
(5.49 Fr.)
13.50 C$
(10.34 Fr.)
     +88.32 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.41 C$
(4.91 Fr.)
26.32 C$
(20.17 Fr.)
     +310.58 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.91 C$
(1.46 Fr.)
2.18 C$
(1.67 Fr.)
     +14.34 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.76 C$
(0.58 Fr.)
1.87 C$
(1.44 Fr.)
     +146.57 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.79 C$
(1.37 Fr.)
2.06 C$
(1.58 Fr.)
     +15.00 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.76 C$
(1.35 Fr.)
2.52 C$
(1.93 Fr.)
     +43.15 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.57 C$
(1.20 Fr.)
1.52 C$
(1.16 Fr.)
     -3.38 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.03 C$
(0.79 Fr.)
2.04 C$
(1.56 Fr.)
     +97.85 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.32 C$
(1.78 Fr.)
2.51 C$
(1.92 Fr.)
     +8.01 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.54 C$
(1.94 Fr.)
1.37 C$
(1.05 Fr.)
     -45.94 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 17.99 C$
(13.79 Fr.)
19.58 C$
(15.00 Fr.)
     +8.79 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.71 C$
(2.08 Fr.)
2.87 C$
(2.20 Fr.)
     +5.85 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.07 C$
(2.35 Fr.)
4.36 C$
(3.34 Fr.)
     +42.00 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.25 C$
(9.39 Fr.)
11.09 C$
(8.50 Fr.)
     -9.44 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 C$
(2.11 Fr.)
5.61 C$
(4.30 Fr.)
     +104.08 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 92.00 C$
(70.49 Fr.)
100.50 C$
(77.00 Fr.)
     +9.24 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 C$
(2.68 Fr.)
8.88 C$
(6.80 Fr.)
     +153.58 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.97 C$
(2.27 Fr.)
8.19 C$
(6.28 Fr.)
     +175.89 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 32.86 C$
(25.18 Fr.)
93.97 C$
(72.00 Fr.)
     +185.98 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.58 C$
(3.51 Fr.)
6.97 C$
(5.34 Fr.)
     +52.09 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,500.00 C$
(16,472.91 Fr.)
26,103.46 C$
(20,000.00 Fr.)
     +21.41 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,157.86 C$
(15,444.59 Fr.)
28,713.80 C$
(22,000.00 Fr.)
     +42.44 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 81.11 C$
(62.14 Fr.)
174.27 C$
(133.52 Fr.)
     +114.86 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.33 C$
(0.26 Fr.)
0.56 C$
(0.43 Fr.)
     +68.05 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 58.42 C$
(44.76 Fr.)
51.06 C$
(39.12 Fr.)
     -12.59 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 46.46 C$
(35.60 Fr.)
145.20 C$
(111.25 Fr.)
     +212.51 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.42 C$
(15.64 Fr.)
44.05 C$
(33.75 Fr.)
     +115.75 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 C$
(9.96 Fr.)
23.49 C$
(18.00 Fr.)
     +80.72 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,200.00 C$
(919.42 Fr.)
2,740.86 C$
(2,100.00 Fr.)
     +128.41 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,000.00 C$
(12,258.91 Fr.)
30,384.42 C$
(23,280.00 Fr.)
     +89.90 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 70.62 C$
(54.11 Fr.)
140.52 C$
(107.67 Fr.)
     +98.99 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 49.77 C$
(38.13 Fr.)
87.74 C$
(67.22 Fr.)
     +76.29 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 113.15 C$
(86.70 Fr.)
187.62 C$
(143.75 Fr.)
     +65.81 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 129.98 C$
(99.59 Fr.)
177.83 C$
(136.25 Fr.)
     +36.81 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,649.02 C$
(1,263.45 Fr.)
1,574.36 C$
(1,206.25 Fr.)
     -4.53 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,216.38 C$
(931.97 Fr.)
1,111.03 C$
(851.25 Fr.)
     -8.66 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,355.61 C$
(2,571.01 Fr.)
3,057.83 C$
(2,342.86 Fr.)
     -8.87 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,336.15 C$
(1,789.92 Fr.)
2,233.30 C$
(1,711.11 Fr.)
     -4.40 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 895.66 C$
(686.24 Fr.)
1,475.25 C$
(1,130.31 Fr.)
     +64.71 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 561.08 C$
(429.89 Fr.)
1,006.40 C$
(771.09 Fr.)
     +79.37 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 2,921.61 C$
(2,238.48 Fr.)
4,995.25 C$
(3,827.27 Fr.)
     +70.98 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.77 1.48      -46.63 %
Last update: February, 2017February, 2017
Contributors:43862
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: CAD