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Cost of Living Comparison Between Toronto and New York, NY Reverse

You would need around 6,635.17$ (7,176.59C$) in New York, NY to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 5,000.00C$ in Toronto (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index.

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Consumer Prices in New York, NY are 14.29% higher than in Toronto
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New York, NY are 43.53% higher than in Toronto
Rent Prices in New York, NY are 97.84% higher than in Toronto
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 31.44% higher than in Toronto
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 12.28% higher than in Toronto
Local Purchasing Power in New York, NY is 2.84% lower than in Toronto

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  Toronto  New York, NY      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 C$     16.22 C$      +35.20 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 C$     83.82 C$      +39.71 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 8.00 C$     8.65 C$      +8.16 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 5.50 C$     6.49 C$      +17.99 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 6.00 C$     7.57 C$      +26.19 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.51 C$     4.27 C$      +21.62 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.74 C$     2.00 C$      +15.07 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.51 C$     1.78 C$      +17.66 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.96 C$     1.52 C$      -22.51 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.77 C$     3.04 C$      +9.92 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.79 C$     3.11 C$      +11.46 %
Eggs (12) 3.24 C$     3.35 C$      +3.14 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 10.82 C$     12.00 C$      +10.98 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 11.63 C$     9.46 C$      -18.70 %
Apples (1kg) 3.13 C$     4.58 C$      +46.03 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.11 C$     4.46 C$      +43.50 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.14 C$     4.79 C$      +52.48 %
Potato (1kg) 1.72 C$     2.22 C$      +28.69 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.72 C$     2.48 C$      +44.11 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.89 C$     2.06 C$      +8.91 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.00 C$     16.22 C$      +15.89 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.53 C$     1.83 C$      -27.67 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.87 C$     2.65 C$      -7.93 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 10.00 C$     12.98 C$      +29.79 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 C$     2.70 C$      -9.87 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 128.50 C$     121.14 C$      -5.73 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.25 C$     2.70 C$      -36.38 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.89 C$     1.36 C$      -27.83 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 C$     32.45 C$      +8.16 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.34 C$     1.14 C$      -14.65 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 C$     24,876.80 C$      +8.16 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 164.96 C$     164.32 C$      -0.39 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.24 C$     0.19 C$      -20.77 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 49.25 C$     53.20 C$      +8.01 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 54.22 C$     101.92 C$      +87.95 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 27.00 C$     34.20 C$      +26.66 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 C$     15.14 C$      +16.48 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 61.42 C$     61.36 C$      -0.10 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 41.17 C$     55.67 C$      +35.20 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 104.69 C$     95.07 C$      -9.19 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 117.32 C$     136.36 C$      +16.23 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,466.25 C$     3,069.72 C$      +109.36 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,042.17 C$     1,850.93 C$      +77.60 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,615.12 C$     5,351.80 C$      +104.65 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,864.63 C$     3,553.06 C$      +90.55 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 6,324.90 C$     10,590.68 C$      +67.44 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,929.07 C$     5,243.97 C$      +6.39 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,427.19 C$     4,779.34 C$      +39.45 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.34     3.92      +17.38 %
 
Last updateJuly, 2014July, 2014
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