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Cost of Living Comparison Between Vancouver and Bern Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Bern are 70.83% higher than in Vancouver
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Bern are 35.76% higher than in Vancouver
Rent Prices in Bern are 16.63% lower than in Vancouver
Restaurant Prices in Bern are 65.29% higher than in Vancouver
Groceries Prices in Bern are 72.00% higher than in Vancouver
Local Purchasing Power in Bern is 20.73% higher than in Vancouver
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 C$
(11.77 Fr.)
22.95 C$
(18.00 Fr.)
     +52.99 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 67.50 C$
(52.95 Fr.)
127.49 C$
(100.00 Fr.)
     +88.87 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 C$
(7.06 Fr.)
17.85 C$
(14.00 Fr.)
     +98.32 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 C$
(4.71 Fr.)
7.65 C$
(6.00 Fr.)
     +27.49 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.00 C$
(5.49 Fr.)
6.25 C$
(4.90 Fr.)
     -10.76 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.12 C$
(3.23 Fr.)
5.60 C$
(4.39 Fr.)
     +35.81 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.10 C$
(1.65 Fr.)
5.17 C$
(4.06 Fr.)
     +146.28 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.84 C$
(1.44 Fr.)
3.36 C$
(2.63 Fr.)
     +82.96 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 9.04 C$
(7.09 Fr.)
6.35 C$
(4.98 Fr.)
     -29.67 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.83 C$
(2.22 Fr.)
2.04 C$
(1.60 Fr.)
     -28.15 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.79 C$
(1.41 Fr.)
1.61 C$
(1.27 Fr.)
     -9.89 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.69 C$
(2.90 Fr.)
7.46 C$
(5.85 Fr.)
     +101.85 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.93 C$
(4.65 Fr.)
12.53 C$
(9.83 Fr.)
     +111.32 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 7.20 C$
(5.65 Fr.)
14.65 C$
(11.49 Fr.)
     +103.44 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.65 C$
(5.21 Fr.)
26.16 C$
(20.52 Fr.)
     +293.63 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.65 C$
(1.29 Fr.)
2.08 C$
(1.63 Fr.)
     +26.15 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.76 C$
(0.60 Fr.)
1.77 C$
(1.39 Fr.)
     +132.75 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.46 C$
(1.14 Fr.)
1.72 C$
(1.35 Fr.)
     +18.21 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.61 C$
(1.27 Fr.)
2.37 C$
(1.86 Fr.)
     +47.01 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.98 C$
(0.77 Fr.)
1.48 C$
(1.16 Fr.)
     +50.90 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.93 C$
(0.73 Fr.)
1.88 C$
(1.47 Fr.)
     +102.44 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.15 C$
(1.69 Fr.)
2.61 C$
(2.05 Fr.)
     +21.45 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.50 C$
(1.96 Fr.)
1.50 C$
(1.18 Fr.)
     -39.82 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 18.00 C$
(14.12 Fr.)
19.12 C$
(15.00 Fr.)
     +6.24 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.77 C$
(2.96 Fr.)
2.63 C$
(2.06 Fr.)
     -30.39 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.59 C$
(2.82 Fr.)
3.62 C$
(2.84 Fr.)
     +0.80 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.16 C$
(9.54 Fr.)
10.84 C$
(8.50 Fr.)
     -10.88 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 C$
(2.16 Fr.)
5.61 C$
(4.40 Fr.)
     +103.98 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 93.00 C$
(72.95 Fr.)
98.17 C$
(77.00 Fr.)
     +5.56 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 C$
(2.75 Fr.)
8.67 C$
(6.80 Fr.)
     +147.70 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.98 C$
(2.34 Fr.)
8.00 C$
(6.28 Fr.)
     +168.76 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 33.00 C$
(25.88 Fr.)
89.24 C$
(70.00 Fr.)
     +170.43 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.01 C$
(3.93 Fr.)
7.01 C$
(5.50 Fr.)
     +40.00 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,500.00 C$
(16,079.67 Fr.)
25,498.04 C$
(20,000.00 Fr.)
     +24.38 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,620.83 C$
(14,605.70 Fr.)
28,047.84 C$
(22,000.00 Fr.)
     +50.63 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 78.00 C$
(61.18 Fr.)
146.64 C$
(115.02 Fr.)
     +88.00 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.33 C$
(0.26 Fr.)
0.51 C$
(0.40 Fr.)
     +55.48 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 64.57 C$
(50.64 Fr.)
53.97 C$
(42.33 Fr.)
     -16.41 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 46.18 C$
(36.22 Fr.)
130.56 C$
(102.41 Fr.)
     +182.72 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.18 C$
(11.90 Fr.)
46.75 C$
(36.67 Fr.)
     +208.02 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.50 C$
(10.59 Fr.)
22.95 C$
(18.00 Fr.)
     +69.99 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,253.50 C$
(983.21 Fr.)
2,677.29 C$
(2,100.00 Fr.)
     +113.59 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,000.00 C$
(14,118.73 Fr.)
29,679.72 C$
(23,280.00 Fr.)
     +64.89 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 71.78 C$
(56.30 Fr.)
143.94 C$
(112.90 Fr.)
     +100.53 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 46.55 C$
(36.51 Fr.)
88.33 C$
(69.29 Fr.)
     +89.77 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 112.41 C$
(88.17 Fr.)
169.99 C$
(133.33 Fr.)
     +51.21 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 133.64 C$
(104.82 Fr.)
170.84 C$
(134.00 Fr.)
     +27.84 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,794.94 C$
(1,407.90 Fr.)
1,546.11 C$
(1,212.73 Fr.)
     -13.86 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,336.54 C$
(1,048.34 Fr.)
1,092.17 C$
(856.67 Fr.)
     -18.28 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,688.00 C$
(2,892.77 Fr.)
2,980.08 C$
(2,337.50 Fr.)
     -19.20 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,519.57 C$
(1,976.28 Fr.)
2,167.33 C$
(1,700.00 Fr.)
     -13.98 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,074.17 C$
(842.55 Fr.)
1,391.69 C$
(1,091.60 Fr.)
     +29.56 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 775.46 C$
(608.25 Fr.)
1,036.36 C$
(812.89 Fr.)
     +33.65 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,163.27 C$
(2,481.19 Fr.)
5,184.60 C$
(4,066.67 Fr.)
     +63.90 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.79 1.20      -57.06 %
Last update: October 2017October 2017
Contributors:42873
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Currency: CAD