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Vancouver vs Berlin
Van vs Ber

Average net salary (After tax)

Berlin
Vancouver

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ber
Van
Outside city centre
Ber
Van

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ber
Van
Outside city centre
Ber
Van

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Ber
Van
Outside city centre
Ber
Van

Mortgage rates

Berlin
4.5%
Vancouver
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Berlin
Vancouver

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Ber
Van

Mobile phone data

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

Ber
Van

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Ber
Van

Monthly pass

Regular price

Ber
Van

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Berlin
Vancouver

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Ber
Van
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Ber
Van
White bread 500g
Ber
Van
Eggs 12
Ber
Van
White rice 1kg
Ber
Van

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Berlin
Vancouver

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Ber
Van
Beef round 1kg
Ber
Van
Local cheese 1kg
Ber
Van

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Ber
Van
Lettuce 1 head
Ber
Van
Tomatoes 1kg
Ber
Van

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Ber
Van
Oranges 1 head
Ber
Van
Bananas 1kg
Ber
Van

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Berlin
4.5%
Vancouver
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 17.14% higher than in Vancouver

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Van $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Van $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Van $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Ber
Van
Market 0.5L bottle
Ber
Van

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Ber
Van
Market 0.33L bottle
Ber
Van

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Berlin
5
Vancouver

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Ber
Van

Summer dress

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

Ber
Van

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Ber
Van
1 pair men's leather shoes
Ber
Van

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Berlin
$15.33
Vancouver
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Ber $4,070.74/mth
Van $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Ber $4,070.74/mth
Van $4,070.74/mth