Cost of Living Comparison Between Warsaw and Vancouver 

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Consumer Prices in Vancouver are 66.2% higher than in Warsaw (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Vancouver are 85.2% higher than in Warsaw
Rent Prices in Vancouver are 122.5% higher than in Warsaw
Restaurant Prices in Vancouver are 87.0% higher than in Warsaw
Groceries Prices in Vancouver are 103.6% higher than in Warsaw
Local Purchasing Power in Vancouver is 49.0% higher than in Warsaw
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Restaurants
Warsaw Edit Vancouver Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 35.00 zł
(10.59 C$)
80.95 zł
(24.50 C$)
     +131.3 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 180.00 zł
(54.48 C$)
330.39 zł
(100.00 C$)
     +83.6 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 28.00 zł
(8.47 C$)
39.65 zł
(12.00 C$)
     +41.6 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 14.00 zł
(4.24 C$)
24.78 zł
(7.50 C$)
     +77.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 14.00 zł
(4.24 C$)
29.74 zł
(9.00 C$)
     +112.4 %
Cappuccino (regular) 13.44 zł
(4.07 C$)
16.71 zł
(5.06 C$)
     +24.3 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 6.19 zł
(1.87 C$)
9.03 zł
(2.73 C$)
     +46.0 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 6.12 zł
(1.85 C$)
8.12 zł
(2.46 C$)
     +32.6 %
Markets
Warsaw Edit Vancouver Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 13.68 zł
(4.14 C$)
36.17 zł
(10.95 C$)
     +164.3 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 4.03 zł
(1.22 C$)
10.58 zł
(3.20 C$)
     +162.5 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.84 zł
(0.86 C$)
7.13 zł
(2.16 C$)
     +150.9 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 11.39 zł
(3.45 C$)
16.91 zł
(5.12 C$)
     +48.5 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 16.37 zł
(4.95 C$)
24.40 zł
(7.39 C$)
     +49.1 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 10.99 zł
(3.33 C$)
23.96 zł
(7.25 C$)
     +118.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 21.91 zł
(6.63 C$)
27.34 zł
(8.28 C$)
     +24.8 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.81 zł
(0.55 C$)
6.64 zł
(2.01 C$)
     +266.1 %
Banana (1 lb) 2.71 zł
(0.82 C$)
2.82 zł
(0.85 C$)
     +4.3 %
Oranges (1 lb) 3.10 zł
(0.94 C$)
7.00 zł
(2.12 C$)
     +126.0 %
Tomato (1 lb) 4.64 zł
(1.40 C$)
7.56 zł
(2.29 C$)
     +62.9 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.58 zł
(0.48 C$)
5.58 zł
(1.69 C$)
     +252.6 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.57 zł
(0.48 C$)
4.11 zł
(1.24 C$)
     +161.3 %
Lettuce (1 head) 4.71 zł
(1.42 C$)
10.65 zł
(3.22 C$)
     +126.4 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.39 zł
(0.72 C$)
8.37 zł
(2.53 C$)
     +250.1 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 zł
(9.08 C$)
66.08 zł
(20.00 C$)
     +120.3 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.22 zł
(1.28 C$)
11.11 zł
(3.36 C$)
     +163.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.26 zł
(1.90 C$)
12.49 zł
(3.78 C$)
     +99.4 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 18.00 zł
(5.45 C$)
62.77 zł
(19.00 C$)
     +248.7 %
Transportation
Warsaw Edit Vancouver Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.40 zł
(1.33 C$)
10.24 zł
(3.10 C$)
     +132.8 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 110.00 zł
(33.29 C$)
396.47 zł
(120.00 C$)
     +260.4 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 8.00 zł
(2.42 C$)
12.39 zł
(3.75 C$)
     +54.9 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 zł
(1.46 C$)
10.63 zł
(3.22 C$)
     +120.3 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 40.00 zł
(12.11 C$)
122.72 zł
(37.14 C$)
     +206.8 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 27.54 zł
(8.33 C$)
26.19 zł
(7.93 C$)
     -4.9 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 102,895.00 zł
(31,143.12 C$)
99,118.19 zł
(30,000.00 C$)
     -3.7 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 98,635.91 zł
(29,854.03 C$)
87,728.29 zł
(26,552.63 C$)
     -11.1 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Warsaw Edit Vancouver Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 926.90 zł
(280.54 C$)
419.00 zł
(126.82 C$)
     -54.8 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.36 zł
(0.11 C$)
1.00 zł
(0.30 C$)
     +182.7 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 58.41 zł
(17.68 C$)
280.61 zł
(84.93 C$)
     +380.4 %
Sports And Leisure
Warsaw Edit Vancouver Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 139.10 zł
(42.10 C$)
195.22 zł
(59.09 C$)
     +40.3 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 77.12 zł
(23.34 C$)
48.78 zł
(14.76 C$)
     -36.7 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 30.00 zł
(9.08 C$)
56.17 zł
(17.00 C$)
     +87.2 %
Childcare
Warsaw Edit Vancouver Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,878.91 zł
(568.69 C$)
4,584.97 zł
(1,387.73 C$)
     +144.0 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 47,154.55 zł
(14,272.22 C$)
81,925.09 zł
(24,796.18 C$)
     +73.7 %
Clothing And Shoes
Warsaw Edit Vancouver Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 326.61 zł
(98.86 C$)
262.05 zł
(79.31 C$)
     -19.8 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 148.14 zł
(44.84 C$)
166.56 zł
(50.41 C$)
     +12.4 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 347.46 zł
(105.17 C$)
392.80 zł
(118.89 C$)
     +13.0 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 408.59 zł
(123.67 C$)
493.05 zł
(149.23 C$)
     +20.7 %
Rent Per Month
Warsaw Edit Vancouver Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,578.99 zł
(1,083.25 C$)
8,079.94 zł
(2,445.55 C$)
     +125.8 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,799.03 zł
(847.18 C$)
6,891.07 zł
(2,085.71 C$)
     +146.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,929.79 zł
(2,097.43 C$)
15,045.01 zł
(4,553.66 C$)
     +117.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 5,003.85 zł
(1,514.51 C$)
10,733.48 zł
(3,248.69 C$)
     +114.5 %
Buy Apartment Price
Warsaw Edit Vancouver Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,876.63 zł
(568.00 C$)
4,220.91 zł
(1,277.54 C$)
     +124.9 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,174.41 zł
(355.46 C$)
3,230.31 zł
(977.71 C$)
     +175.1 %
Salaries And Financing
Warsaw Edit Vancouver Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,528.16 zł
(1,673.20 C$)
15,254.09 zł
(4,616.94 C$)
     +175.9 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 8.15 4.71      -42.2 %
Last update: February 2023February 2023
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