Cost of Living Comparison Between San Francisco, CA and Quito 

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Cost of Living in Quito is 61.8% lower than in San Francisco, CA (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Quito is 72.7% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Rent Prices in Quito are 86.4% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Restaurant Prices in Quito are 67.6% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Groceries Prices in Quito are 62.9% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Local Purchasing Power in Quito is 74.9% lower than in San Francisco, CA
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Restaurants
San Francisco, CA Edit Quito Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 $ 4.25 $      -83.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 107.50 $ 40.00 $      -62.8 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 $ 8.00 $      -33.3 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 $ 2.75 $      -65.6 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 $ 3.00 $      -62.5 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.52 $ 2.77 $      -49.7 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.72 $ 1.05 $      -61.4 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.26 $ 0.71 $      -68.5 %
Markets
San Francisco, CA Edit Quito Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.92 $ 4.05 $      -31.7 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 4.27 $ 1.36 $      -68.2 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.91 $ 0.71 $      -75.5 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.27 $ 2.18 $      -58.7 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 9.38 $ 3.50 $      -62.8 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.89 $ 3.35 $      -51.4 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.30 $ 3.55 $      -61.9 %
Apples (1 lb) 3.00 $ 0.98 $      -67.2 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.47 $ 0.53 $      -63.8 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.36 $ 0.56 $      -76.1 %
Tomato (1 lb) 3.38 $ 0.59 $      -82.6 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.97 $ 0.65 $      -67.2 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.71 $ 0.47 $      -72.7 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.92 $ 0.81 $      -72.3 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.34 $ 0.99 $      -57.8 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 17.75 $ 10.00 $      -43.7 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.55 $ 1.51 $      -40.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.19 $ 2.46 $      -22.9 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 14.00 $ 6.50 $      -53.6 %
Transportation
San Francisco, CA Edit Quito Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.67 $ 0.35 $      -86.9 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 92.50 $ 20.00 $      -78.4 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.15 $ 1.50 $      -63.9 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.25 $ 2.41 $      -25.7 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 39.00 $ 10.00 $      -74.4 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.19 $ 2.83 $      -45.4 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 32,000.00 $ 20,000.00 $      -37.5 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,336.48 $ 26,000.00 $      -4.9 %
Utilities (Monthly)
San Francisco, CA Edit Quito Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 250.82 $ 43.67 $      -82.6 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 50.62 $ 13.62 $      -73.1 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 63.92 $ 35.20 $      -44.9 %
Sports And Leisure
San Francisco, CA Edit Quito Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 102.46 $ 41.15 $      -59.8 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.00 $ 15.25 $      -19.7 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 17.00 $ 7.00 $      -58.8 %
Childcare
San Francisco, CA Edit Quito Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,903.03 $ 272.22 $      -90.6 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 31,333.33 $ 7,180.00 $      -77.1 %
Clothing And Shoes
San Francisco, CA Edit Quito Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 61.79 $ 46.54 $      -24.7 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 44.67 $ 43.67 $      -2.2 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 105.62 $ 98.75 $      -6.5 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 135.53 $ 86.00 $      -36.5 %
Rent Per Month
San Francisco, CA Edit Quito Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,145.96 $ 448.97 $      -85.7 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,690.91 $ 341.67 $      -87.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 5,499.77 $ 787.86 $      -85.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 4,623.81 $ 587.50 $      -87.3 %
Buy Apartment Price
San Francisco, CA Edit Quito Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,093.12 $ 144.58 $      -86.8 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 985.71 $ 107.42 $      -89.1 %
Salaries And Financing
San Francisco, CA Edit Quito Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 7,655.65 $ 523.00 $      -93.2 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.57 12.06      +83.4 %
Last update: June 2024May 2024
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