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Canberra vs San Francisco
Cbr vs Sfo

Average net salary (After tax)

San Francisco
Canberra

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Sfo
Cbr
Outside city centre
Sfo
Cbr

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Sfo
Cbr
Outside city centre
Sfo
Cbr

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Sfo
Cbr
Outside city centre
Sfo
Cbr

Mortgage rates

San Francisco
4.5%
Canberra
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

San Francisco
Canberra

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Sfo
Cbr

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Sfo
Cbr

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Sfo
Cbr

Monthly pass

Regular price

Sfo
Cbr

Fuel prices

Per Litre

San Francisco
Canberra

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Sfo
Cbr
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Sfo
Cbr
White bread 500g
Sfo
Cbr
Eggs 12
Sfo
Cbr
White rice 1kg
Sfo
Cbr

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

San Francisco
Canberra

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Sfo
Cbr
Beef round 1kg
Sfo
Cbr
Local cheese 1kg
Sfo
Cbr

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Sfo
Cbr
Lettuce 1 head
Sfo
Cbr
Tomatoes 1kg
Sfo
Cbr

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Sfo
Cbr
Oranges 1 head
Sfo
Cbr
Bananas 1kg
Sfo
Cbr

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Sfo $4,070.74/mth
Cbr $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Sfo $4,070.74/mth
Cbr $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

San Francisco
4.5%
Canberra
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in San Francisco are 17.14% higher than in Canberra

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Sfo $4,070.74/mth
Cbr $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Sfo $4,070.74/mth
Cbr $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Sfo $4,070.74/mth
Cbr $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Sfo
Cbr
Market 0.5L bottle
Sfo
Cbr

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Sfo
Cbr
Market 0.33L bottle
Sfo
Cbr

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

San Francisco
5
Canberra

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Sfo
Cbr

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Sfo
Cbr

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Sfo
Cbr
1 pair men's leather shoes
Sfo
Cbr

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

San Francisco
$15.33
Canberra
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Sfo $4,070.74/mth
Cbr $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Sfo $4,070.74/mth
Cbr $4,070.74/mth