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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 16.01% higher than in Hong Kong
Consumer Prices Including Rent in San Francisco, CA are 30.34% higher than in Hong Kong
Rent Prices in San Francisco, CA are 45.83% higher than in Hong Kong
Restaurant Prices in San Francisco, CA are 75.26% higher than in Hong Kong
Groceries Prices in San Francisco, CA are 9.17% higher than in Hong Kong
Local Purchasing Power in San Francisco, CA is 125.76% higher than in Hong Kong
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  Hong KongSan Francisco, CADifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 6.37 $
(50.00 HK$)
18.00 $
(141.21 HK$)
     +182.42 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.99 $
(400.00 HK$)
80.00 $
(627.60 HK$)
     +56.90 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 4.46 $
(35.00 HK$)
10.00 $
(78.45 HK$)
     +124.14 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.37 $
(50.00 HK$)
7.00 $
(54.91 HK$)
     +9.83 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.37 $
(50.00 HK$)
7.25 $
(56.88 HK$)
     +13.75 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.59 $
(36.02 HK$)
4.55 $
(35.72 HK$)
     -0.84 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.19 $
(9.35 HK$)
2.54 $
(19.95 HK$)
     +113.27 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.01 $
(7.94 HK$)
1.86 $
(14.61 HK$)
     +84.09 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 11.08 $
(86.88 HK$)
4.09 $
(32.06 HK$)
     -63.10 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.03 $
(15.91 HK$)
3.15 $
(24.74 HK$)
     +55.54 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.99 $
(7.79 HK$)
1.96 $
(15.36 HK$)
     +97.22 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.13 $
(24.55 HK$)
3.16 $
(24.77 HK$)
     +0.90 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 9.94 $
(77.97 HK$)
8.78 $
(68.90 HK$)
     -11.63 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.74 $
(37.18 HK$)
5.92 $
(46.40 HK$)
     +24.80 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.03 $
(62.97 HK$)
6.67 $
(52.30 HK$)
     -16.95 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.52 $
(11.94 HK$)
1.87 $
(14.70 HK$)
     +23.21 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.08 $
(8.49 HK$)
0.91 $
(7.15 HK$)
     -15.76 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.33 $
(10.44 HK$)
1.57 $
(12.31 HK$)
     +17.93 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.45 $
(11.35 HK$)
2.10 $
(16.46 HK$)
     +45.02 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.10 $
(8.64 HK$)
1.76 $
(13.81 HK$)
     +59.79 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.10 $
(8.63 HK$)
1.25 $
(9.78 HK$)
     +13.32 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.52 $
(11.95 HK$)
1.20 $
(9.39 HK$)
     -21.40 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.85 $
(14.50 HK$)
1.87 $
(14.70 HK$)
     +1.38 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.30 $
(120.00 HK$)
15.00 $
(117.67 HK$)
     -1.94 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.75 $
(13.71 HK$)
2.04 $
(16.03 HK$)
     +16.86 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.45 $
(19.21 HK$)
2.20 $
(17.26 HK$)
     -10.18 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.52 $
(59.00 HK$)
12.00 $
(94.14 HK$)
     +59.56 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.27 $
(10.00 HK$)
2.75 $
(21.57 HK$)
     +115.74 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 60.87 $
(477.50 HK$)
81.00 $
(635.44 HK$)
     +33.08 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.06 $
(24.00 HK$)
3.50 $
(27.46 HK$)
     +14.41 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.74 $
(13.68 HK$)
3.00 $
(23.53 HK$)
     +72.05 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 13.00 $
(102.00 HK$)
33.00 $
(258.88 HK$)
     +153.81 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.96 $
(62.41 HK$)
3.94 $
(30.87 HK$)
     -50.53 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 31,867.67 $
(250,000.00 HK$)
22,000.00 $
(172,588.70 HK$)
     -30.96 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,233.78 $
(221,492.31 HK$)
21,606.80 $
(169,504.07 HK$)
     -23.47 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 195.34 $
(1,532.46 HK$)
137.33 $
(1,077.38 HK$)
     -29.70 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.08 $
(0.63 HK$)
0.10 $
(0.81 HK$)
     +29.22 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 25.10 $
(196.88 HK$)
67.53 $
(529.73 HK$)
     +169.06 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 74.61 $
(585.34 HK$)
81.95 $
(642.91 HK$)
     +9.84 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 8.31 $
(65.17 HK$)
18.50 $
(145.13 HK$)
     +122.71 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.75 $
(100.00 HK$)
15.00 $
(117.67 HK$)
     +17.67 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 676.16 $
(5,304.44 HK$)
2,210.33 $
(17,339.93 HK$)
     +226.89 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,367.96 $
(128,405.71 HK$)
27,864.50 $
(218,595.36 HK$)
     +70.24 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 78.79 $
(618.11 HK$)
64.20 $
(503.66 HK$)
     -18.52 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 34.81 $
(273.07 HK$)
42.63 $
(334.43 HK$)
     +22.47 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 89.08 $
(698.79 HK$)
86.82 $
(681.13 HK$)
     -2.53 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 123.97 $
(972.56 HK$)
150.12 $
(1,177.72 HK$)
     +21.09 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,261.37 $
(17,740.28 HK$)
3,442.61 $
(27,007.05 HK$)
     +52.24 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,567.50 $
(12,296.92 HK$)
2,830.55 $
(22,205.53 HK$)
     +80.58 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,849.83 $
(38,046.67 HK$)
6,190.70 $
(48,565.66 HK$)
     +27.65 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,125.70 $
(24,520.97 HK$)
4,750.64 $
(37,268.50 HK$)
     +51.99 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,790.02 $
(21,887.51 HK$)
1,177.14 $
(9,234.63 HK$)
     -57.81 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,779.48 $
(13,959.89 HK$)
889.93 $
(6,981.45 HK$)
     -49.99 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,459.05 $
(19,291.13 HK$)
7,236.13 $
(56,767.05 HK$)
     +194.27 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.55 4.19      +64.37 %
Last update: October 2019October 2019
Contributors:480385
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD