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San Francisco vs Karachi
Sfo vs Khi

Average net salary (After tax)

Karachi
San Francisco

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Khi
Sfo
Outside city centre
Khi
Sfo

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Khi
Sfo
Outside city centre
Khi
Sfo

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Khi
Sfo
Outside city centre
Khi
Sfo

Mortgage rates

Karachi
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

Karachi
San Francisco

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Khi
Sfo

Mobile phone data

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

Khi
Sfo

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Khi
Sfo

Monthly pass

Regular price

Khi
Sfo

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Karachi
San Francisco

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Khi
Sfo
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Karachi
San Francisco

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Khi
Sfo
Lettuce 1 head
Khi
Sfo
Tomatoes 1kg
Khi
Sfo

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Khi
Sfo
Oranges 1 head
Khi
Sfo
Bananas 1kg
Khi
Sfo

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Karachi
4.5%
San Francisco
5.5%

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

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Khi
Sfo
Market 0.5L bottle
Khi
Sfo

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Khi
Sfo
Market 0.33L bottle
Khi
Sfo

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Karachi
5
San Francisco

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Khi
Sfo

Summer dress

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

Khi
Sfo

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Karachi
$15.33
San Francisco
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Khi $4,070.74/mth
Sfo $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Khi $4,070.74/mth
Sfo $4,070.74/mth