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Cost of Living Comparison Between San Francisco, CA and Bucharest 

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Consumer Prices in Bucharest are 58.25% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Bucharest are 73.24% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Rent Prices in Bucharest are 88.15% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Restaurant Prices in Bucharest are 56.37% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Groceries Prices in Bucharest are 69.74% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Local Purchasing Power in Bucharest is 53.18% lower than in San Francisco, CA
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  San Francisco, CABucharestDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(60.62 lei)
7.42 $
(30.00 lei)
     -50.51 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 $
(323.29 lei)
29.69 $
(120.00 lei)
     -62.88 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $
(32.33 lei)
4.70 $
(19.00 lei)
     -41.23 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $
(24.25 lei)
1.73 $
(7.00 lei)
     -71.13 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 8.00 $
(32.33 lei)
2.31 $
(9.34 lei)
     -71.09 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.46 $
(18.02 lei)
2.06 $
(8.32 lei)
     -53.81 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.15 $
(8.67 lei)
1.47 $
(5.92 lei)
     -31.75 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.82 $
(7.37 lei)
1.18 $
(4.77 lei)
     -35.23 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.21 $
(17.03 lei)
4.21 $
(17.00 lei)
     -0.16 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.70 $
(14.94 lei)
0.49 $
(1.96 lei)
     -86.85 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.75 $
(11.09 lei)
0.53 $
(2.13 lei)
     -80.79 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.78 $
(15.28 lei)
2.58 $
(10.43 lei)
     -31.75 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 9.17 $
(37.07 lei)
2.71 $
(10.94 lei)
     -70.47 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.95 $
(24.04 lei)
2.07 $
(8.37 lei)
     -65.19 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.93 $
(36.09 lei)
3.58 $
(14.46 lei)
     -59.94 %
Apples (1 lb) 3.11 $
(12.59 lei)
0.46 $
(1.87 lei)
     -85.13 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.08 $
(4.35 lei)
0.58 $
(2.34 lei)
     -46.18 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.23 $
(9.03 lei)
0.56 $
(2.26 lei)
     -74.93 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.95 $
(11.94 lei)
0.58 $
(2.33 lei)
     -80.52 %
Potato (1 lb) 2.26 $
(9.13 lei)
0.23 $
(0.91 lei)
     -90.02 %
Onion (1 lb) 2.06 $
(8.33 lei)
0.25 $
(1.01 lei)
     -87.92 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.48 $
(10.03 lei)
0.59 $
(2.36 lei)
     -76.41 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.17 $
(8.75 lei)
0.58 $
(2.36 lei)
     -72.98 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(60.62 lei)
4.95 $
(20.00 lei)
     -67.01 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.45 $
(9.92 lei)
0.78 $
(3.14 lei)
     -68.37 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.33 $
(13.47 lei)
1.17 $
(4.72 lei)
     -64.95 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.75 $
(35.36 lei)
4.21 $
(17.00 lei)
     -51.92 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 $
(11.11 lei)
0.37 $
(1.50 lei)
     -86.50 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 78.00 $
(315.21 lei)
14.85 $
(60.00 lei)
     -80.96 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $
(14.14 lei)
0.42 $
(1.69 lei)
     -88.05 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.75 $
(11.11 lei)
0.67 $
(2.72 lei)
     -75.53 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 33.00 $
(133.36 lei)
4.18 $
(16.90 lei)
     -87.33 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.45 $
(13.96 lei)
5.02 $
(20.27 lei)
     +45.17 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 $
(88,904.68 lei)
18,474.43 $
(74,657.41 lei)
     -16.03 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,477.62 $
(82,752.58 lei)
19,957.24 $
(80,649.62 lei)
     -2.54 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 105.23 $
(425.24 lei)
103.11 $
(416.70 lei)
     -2.01 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 $
(0.39 lei)
0.14 $
(0.57 lei)
     +45.36 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 62.76 $
(253.62 lei)
9.40 $
(37.97 lei)
     -85.03 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 79.03 $
(319.38 lei)
41.25 $
(166.68 lei)
     -47.81 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.25 $
(69.71 lei)
14.85 $
(60.00 lei)
     -13.93 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 $
(56.58 lei)
6.93 $
(28.00 lei)
     -50.51 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,995.10 $
(8,062.46 lei)
343.28 $
(1,387.22 lei)
     -82.79 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 23,946.67 $
(96,771.40 lei)
8,373.10 $
(33,836.70 lei)
     -65.03 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 55.49 $
(224.23 lei)
66.04 $
(266.86 lei)
     +19.01 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 40.94 $
(165.46 lei)
35.31 $
(142.68 lei)
     -13.77 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 84.26 $
(340.52 lei)
77.69 $
(313.96 lei)
     -7.80 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 127.25 $
(514.23 lei)
90.81 $
(366.96 lei)
     -28.64 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,355.02 $
(13,558.05 lei)
400.48 $
(1,618.40 lei)
     -88.06 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,623.44 $
(10,601.66 lei)
275.45 $
(1,113.13 lei)
     -89.50 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 5,610.53 $
(22,672.82 lei)
712.76 $
(2,880.35 lei)
     -87.30 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 4,135.53 $
(16,712.17 lei)
474.28 $
(1,916.62 lei)
     -88.53 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,102.00 $
(4,453.33 lei)
165.82 $
(670.10 lei)
     -84.95 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 838.78 $
(3,389.62 lei)
104.92 $
(424.01 lei)
     -87.49 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,341.01 $
(21,583.66 lei)
669.12 $
(2,704.00 lei)
     -87.47 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.04 5.16      +27.70 %
Last update: June 2018June 2018
Contributors:338767
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: USD