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Cost of Living Comparison Between Hong Kong and San Francisco, CA 

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Consumer Prices in San Francisco, CA are 17.54% higher than in Hong Kong
Consumer Prices Including Rent in San Francisco, CA are 27.45% higher than in Hong Kong
Rent Prices in San Francisco, CA are 38.11% higher than in Hong Kong
Restaurant Prices in San Francisco, CA are 58.49% higher than in Hong Kong
Groceries Prices in San Francisco, CA are 19.88% higher than in Hong Kong
Local Purchasing Power in San Francisco, CA is 98.97% higher than in Hong Kong
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  Hong KongSan Francisco, CADifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 6.37 $
(50.00 HK$)
15.00 $
(117.73 HK$)
     +135.46 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.96 $
(400.00 HK$)
80.00 $
(627.90 HK$)
     +56.98 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 4.46 $
(35.00 HK$)
8.00 $
(62.79 HK$)
     +79.40 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.37 $
(50.00 HK$)
6.00 $
(47.09 HK$)
     -5.81 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.64 $
(60.00 HK$)
7.50 $
(58.87 HK$)
     -1.89 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.57 $
(35.86 HK$)
4.43 $
(34.81 HK$)
     -2.93 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.20 $
(9.43 HK$)
2.27 $
(17.79 HK$)
     +88.66 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.98 $
(7.72 HK$)
1.93 $
(15.13 HK$)
     +96.09 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 10.88 $
(85.36 HK$)
4.25 $
(33.34 HK$)
     -60.95 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.09 $
(16.42 HK$)
3.44 $
(27.00 HK$)
     +64.45 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.93 $
(7.34 HK$)
2.11 $
(16.54 HK$)
     +125.43 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.20 $
(25.08 HK$)
3.34 $
(26.23 HK$)
     +4.57 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 8.57 $
(67.24 HK$)
11.05 $
(86.76 HK$)
     +29.03 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.43 $
(34.80 HK$)
6.05 $
(47.51 HK$)
     +36.51 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.96 $
(70.33 HK$)
8.21 $
(64.45 HK$)
     -8.37 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.47 $
(11.52 HK$)
1.96 $
(15.36 HK$)
     +33.30 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.03 $
(8.07 HK$)
1.16 $
(9.12 HK$)
     +13.06 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.25 $
(9.79 HK$)
1.47 $
(11.53 HK$)
     +17.77 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.24 $
(9.73 HK$)
2.28 $
(17.88 HK$)
     +83.76 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.05 $
(8.24 HK$)
1.61 $
(12.64 HK$)
     +53.40 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.03 $
(8.10 HK$)
1.26 $
(9.86 HK$)
     +21.67 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.62 $
(12.71 HK$)
1.71 $
(13.46 HK$)
     +5.87 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.95 $
(15.30 HK$)
1.72 $
(13.48 HK$)
     -11.92 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.29 $
(120.00 HK$)
15.00 $
(117.73 HK$)
     -1.89 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.66 $
(13.05 HK$)
1.86 $
(14.58 HK$)
     +11.72 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.23 $
(17.50 HK$)
2.71 $
(21.24 HK$)
     +21.39 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.26 $
(57.00 HK$)
9.75 $
(76.53 HK$)
     +34.26 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.27 $
(10.00 HK$)
2.75 $
(21.58 HK$)
     +115.84 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 63.70 $
(500.00 HK$)
78.00 $
(612.20 HK$)
     +22.44 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.06 $
(24.00 HK$)
3.50 $
(27.47 HK$)
     +14.46 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.74 $
(13.68 HK$)
3.10 $
(24.33 HK$)
     +77.87 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 13.00 $
(102.00 HK$)
33.00 $
(259.01 HK$)
     +153.93 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.65 $
(60.03 HK$)
3.77 $
(29.60 HK$)
     -50.68 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 31,852.17 $
(250,000.00 HK$)
22,040.00 $
(172,986.67 HK$)
     -30.81 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,162.02 $
(221,036.95 HK$)
21,129.88 $
(165,843.36 HK$)
     -24.97 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 200.77 $
(1,575.82 HK$)
116.09 $
(911.17 HK$)
     -42.18 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.06 $
(0.49 HK$)
0.09 $
(0.74 HK$)
     +50.17 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 25.80 $
(202.47 HK$)
65.81 $
(516.51 HK$)
     +155.11 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 77.68 $
(609.70 HK$)
80.84 $
(634.51 HK$)
     +4.07 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 7.41 $
(58.20 HK$)
19.00 $
(149.13 HK$)
     +156.25 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.74 $
(100.00 HK$)
14.00 $
(109.88 HK$)
     +9.88 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 717.37 $
(5,630.43 HK$)
2,173.68 $
(17,060.71 HK$)
     +203.01 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,143.00 $
(126,702.56 HK$)
26,190.00 $
(205,559.02 HK$)
     +62.24 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 75.85 $
(595.33 HK$)
60.67 $
(476.21 HK$)
     -20.01 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 38.96 $
(305.80 HK$)
42.05 $
(330.04 HK$)
     +7.93 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 83.29 $
(653.74 HK$)
86.29 $
(677.24 HK$)
     +3.59 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 125.66 $
(986.25 HK$)
136.29 $
(1,069.71 HK$)
     +8.46 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,304.34 $
(18,086.21 HK$)
3,369.47 $
(26,446.17 HK$)
     +46.22 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,571.26 $
(12,332.47 HK$)
2,736.89 $
(21,481.16 HK$)
     +74.18 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,739.77 $
(37,201.30 HK$)
5,743.88 $
(45,082.32 HK$)
     +21.18 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,118.25 $
(24,474.36 HK$)
4,356.71 $
(34,194.75 HK$)
     +39.72 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,668.67 $
(20,945.74 HK$)
1,163.16 $
(9,129.34 HK$)
     -56.41 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,706.63 $
(13,394.89 HK$)
893.36 $
(7,011.76 HK$)
     -47.65 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,423.53 $
(19,021.69 HK$)
6,145.51 $
(48,234.62 HK$)
     +153.58 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.48 4.32      +74.03 %
Last update: March 2019March 2019
Contributors:468396
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD