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Vancouver vs Bucharest
Van vs Buh

Average net salary (After tax)

Bucharest
Vancouver

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Buh
Van
Outside city centre
Buh
Van

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Buh
Van
Outside city centre
Buh
Van

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Buh
Van
Outside city centre
Buh
Van

Mortgage rates

Bucharest
4.5%
Vancouver
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Bucharest
Vancouver

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Buh
Van

Mobile phone data

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

Buh
Van

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Buh
Van

Monthly pass

Regular price

Buh
Van

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Bucharest
Vancouver

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Buh
Van
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Bucharest
Vancouver

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Buh
Van
Lettuce 1 head
Buh
Van
Tomatoes 1kg
Buh
Van

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Buh
Van
Oranges 1 head
Buh
Van
Bananas 1kg
Buh
Van

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Bucharest
4.5%
Vancouver
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Bucharest are 17.14% higher than in Vancouver

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Buh
Van
Market 0.5L bottle
Buh
Van

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Buh
Van
Market 0.33L bottle
Buh
Van

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Bucharest
5
Vancouver

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Buh
Van

Summer dress

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

Buh
Van

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Bucharest
$15.33
Vancouver
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Buh $4,070.74/mth
Van $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Buh $4,070.74/mth
Van $4,070.74/mth