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San Francisco vs Hobart
Sfo vs Hba

Average net salary (After tax)

Hobart
San Francisco

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Hba
Sfo
Outside city centre
Hba
Sfo

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Hba
Sfo
Outside city centre
Hba
Sfo

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Hba
Sfo
Outside city centre
Hba
Sfo

Mortgage rates

Hobart
4.5%
San Francisco
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Hobart
San Francisco

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Hba
Sfo

Mobile phone data

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

Hba
Sfo

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Hba
Sfo

Monthly pass

Regular price

Hba
Sfo

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Hobart
San Francisco

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Hba
Sfo
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Hobart
San Francisco

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Hba
Sfo
Lettuce 1 head
Hba
Sfo
Tomatoes 1kg
Hba
Sfo

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Hba
Sfo
Oranges 1 head
Hba
Sfo
Bananas 1kg
Hba
Sfo

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Hobart
4.5%
San Francisco
5.5%

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

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Hba
Sfo
Market 0.5L bottle
Hba
Sfo

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Hba
Sfo
Market 0.33L bottle
Hba
Sfo

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Hobart
5
San Francisco

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Hba
Sfo

Summer dress

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

Hba
Sfo

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Hobart
$15.33
San Francisco
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Hba $4,070.74/mth
Sfo $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Hba $4,070.74/mth
Sfo $4,070.74/mth