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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 19.32% higher than in Hong Kong
Consumer Prices Including Rent in San Francisco, CA are 27.99% higher than in Hong Kong
Rent Prices in San Francisco, CA are 37.32% higher than in Hong Kong
Restaurant Prices in San Francisco, CA are 66.06% higher than in Hong Kong
Groceries Prices in San Francisco, CA are 19.81% higher than in Hong Kong
Local Purchasing Power in San Francisco, CA is 87.04% higher than in Hong Kong
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  Hong KongSan Francisco, CADifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 50.00 HK$
(6.38 $)
133.15 HK$
(17.00 $)
     +166.30 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 400.00 HK$
(51.07 $)
626.60 HK$
(80.00 $)
     +56.65 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 35.00 HK$
(4.47 $)
62.66 HK$
(8.00 $)
     +79.03 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 50.00 HK$
(6.38 $)
46.99 HK$
(6.00 $)
     -6.01 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 60.00 HK$
(7.66 $)
62.66 HK$
(8.00 $)
     +4.43 %
Cappuccino (regular) 35.68 HK$
(4.56 $)
35.46 HK$
(4.53 $)
     -0.60 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 9.37 HK$
(1.20 $)
16.96 HK$
(2.17 $)
     +81.02 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 7.48 HK$
(0.96 $)
15.07 HK$
(1.92 $)
     +101.33 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 85.49 HK$
(10.91 $)
32.29 HK$
(4.12 $)
     -62.23 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 17.25 HK$
(2.20 $)
28.79 HK$
(3.68 $)
     +66.90 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 7.39 HK$
(0.94 $)
18.49 HK$
(2.36 $)
     +150.35 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 26.83 HK$
(3.42 $)
28.44 HK$
(3.63 $)
     +6.00 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 66.35 HK$
(8.47 $)
75.18 HK$
(9.60 $)
     +13.32 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 36.00 HK$
(4.60 $)
44.91 HK$
(5.73 $)
     +24.75 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 66.80 HK$
(8.53 $)
57.46 HK$
(7.34 $)
     -13.98 %
Apples (1 lb) 11.97 HK$
(1.53 $)
19.58 HK$
(2.50 $)
     +63.64 %
Banana (1 lb) 8.18 HK$
(1.04 $)
9.58 HK$
(1.22 $)
     +17.06 %
Oranges (1 lb) 9.70 HK$
(1.24 $)
12.62 HK$
(1.61 $)
     +30.11 %
Tomato (1 lb) 9.97 HK$
(1.27 $)
19.02 HK$
(2.43 $)
     +90.71 %
Potato (1 lb) 8.83 HK$
(1.13 $)
13.48 HK$
(1.72 $)
     +52.69 %
Onion (1 lb) 8.42 HK$
(1.07 $)
10.52 HK$
(1.34 $)
     +25.03 %
Lettuce (1 head) 12.44 HK$
(1.59 $)
13.43 HK$
(1.71 $)
     +7.90 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 15.67 HK$
(2.00 $)
15.43 HK$
(1.97 $)
     -1.51 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 115.00 HK$
(14.68 $)
117.49 HK$
(15.00 $)
     +2.16 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 13.41 HK$
(1.71 $)
17.34 HK$
(2.21 $)
     +29.31 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 17.21 HK$
(2.20 $)
22.70 HK$
(2.90 $)
     +31.89 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 57.00 HK$
(7.28 $)
70.49 HK$
(9.00 $)
     +23.67 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 10.00 HK$
(1.28 $)
21.54 HK$
(2.75 $)
     +115.39 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 500.00 HK$
(63.84 $)
626.60 HK$
(80.00 $)
     +25.32 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 24.00 HK$
(3.06 $)
27.41 HK$
(3.50 $)
     +14.22 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 13.68 HK$
(1.75 $)
21.54 HK$
(2.75 $)
     +57.46 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 102.00 HK$
(13.02 $)
258.47 HK$
(33.00 $)
     +153.40 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 59.50 HK$
(7.60 $)
29.21 HK$
(3.73 $)
     -50.91 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 245,000.00 HK$
(31,280.12 $)
172,940.50 HK$
(22,080.00 $)
     -29.41 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 213,535.65 HK$
(27,262.94 $)
164,275.20 HK$
(20,973.67 $)
     -23.07 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,353.79 HK$
(172.84 $)
869.61 HK$
(111.03 $)
     -35.76 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.52 HK$
(0.07 $)
0.78 HK$
(0.10 $)
     +50.12 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 217.39 HK$
(27.75 $)
499.41 HK$
(63.76 $)
     +129.74 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 627.50 HK$
(80.12 $)
636.95 HK$
(81.32 $)
     +1.51 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 55.47 HK$
(7.08 $)
151.43 HK$
(19.33 $)
     +173.00 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 100.00 HK$
(12.77 $)
109.65 HK$
(14.00 $)
     +9.65 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 5,325.68 HK$
(679.95 $)
16,830.37 HK$
(2,148.80 $)
     +216.02 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 127,830.77 HK$
(16,320.66 $)
191,372.86 HK$
(24,433.33 $)
     +49.71 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 620.27 HK$
(79.19 $)
462.63 HK$
(59.07 $)
     -25.41 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 281.78 HK$
(35.98 $)
364.40 HK$
(46.52 $)
     +29.32 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 641.09 HK$
(81.85 $)
674.81 HK$
(86.16 $)
     +5.26 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,009.79 HK$
(128.92 $)
1,030.21 HK$
(131.53 $)
     +2.02 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 18,242.28 HK$
(2,329.06 $)
26,305.67 HK$
(3,358.55 $)
     +44.20 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 12,169.95 HK$
(1,553.79 $)
20,737.04 HK$
(2,647.58 $)
     +70.40 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 36,745.12 HK$
(4,691.40 $)
45,158.97 HK$
(5,765.62 $)
     +22.90 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 24,137.50 HK$
(3,081.73 $)
33,166.07 HK$
(4,234.44 $)
     +37.40 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 20,608.94 HK$
(2,631.23 $)
8,907.89 HK$
(1,137.31 $)
     -56.78 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 13,296.93 HK$
(1,697.67 $)
6,796.99 HK$
(867.80 $)
     -48.88 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 19,149.27 HK$
(2,444.86 $)
45,840.21 HK$
(5,852.60 $)
     +139.38 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.39 4.18      +75.23 %
Last update: November 2018November 2018
Contributors:445357
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: HKD