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Cost of Living Comparison Between Montreal and Toronto Reverse

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You would need around 5,071.16C$ in Toronto to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 4,300.00C$ in Montreal (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index.

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Consumer Prices in Toronto are 3.96% higher than in Montreal
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Toronto are 17.93% higher than in Montreal
Rent Prices in Toronto are 57.36% higher than in Montreal
Restaurant Prices in Toronto are 11.40% higher than in Montreal
Groceries Prices in Toronto are 8.58% lower than in Montreal
Local Purchasing Power in Toronto is 1.52% lower than in Montreal

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  Montreal  Toronto      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 11.00 C$     12.50 C$      +13.64 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 C$     70.00 C$      +16.67 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 C$     8.29 C$      -7.89 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 5.75 C$     6.00 C$      +4.35 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 6.00 C$     7.00 C$      +16.67 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.51 C$     3.69 C$      +5.22 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.84 C$     1.79 C$      -2.68 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.37 C$     1.63 C$      +19.59 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 2.10 C$     1.84 C$      -12.21 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 3.36 C$     2.56 C$      -23.85 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.62 C$     2.94 C$      -18.86 %
Eggs (12) 3.36 C$     3.15 C$      -6.24 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 13.75 C$     11.78 C$      -14.34 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 13.58 C$     11.26 C$      -17.08 %
Apples (1kg) 3.55 C$     3.33 C$      -6.26 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.44 C$     3.46 C$      +0.57 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.23 C$     3.31 C$      -21.63 %
Potato (1kg) 1.90 C$     2.08 C$      +9.63 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.60 C$     1.62 C$      +1.18 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.75 C$     1.81 C$      +3.30 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 C$     14.95 C$      -0.33 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.64 C$     2.51 C$      -4.73 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.74 C$     2.73 C$      -0.36 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 10.00 C$     11.00 C$      +10.00 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 C$     3.00 C$      0.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 79.50 C$     133.75 C$      +68.24 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.45 C$     4.25 C$      +23.19 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.70 C$     1.75 C$      +2.94 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 37.80 C$     30.00 C$      -20.63 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.42 C$     1.33 C$      -6.68 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,630.00 C$     23,000.00 C$      -2.67 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 89.39 C$     182.99 C$      +104.71 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.36 C$     0.26 C$      -28.28 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 47.69 C$     48.92 C$      +2.58 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 49.90 C$     54.00 C$      +8.22 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12.50 C$     25.71 C$      +105.71 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 C$     13.00 C$      +8.33 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 62.54 C$     67.22 C$      +7.49 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 41.29 C$     39.38 C$      -4.63 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 98.77 C$     102.74 C$      +4.02 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 133.00 C$     117.40 C$      -11.73 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 904.11 C$     1,451.93 C$      +60.59 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 638.50 C$     1,105.09 C$      +73.08 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,790.00 C$     2,654.00 C$      +48.27 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,142.05 C$     1,830.43 C$      +60.28 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 3,887.50 C$     6,683.02 C$      +71.91 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,360.97 C$     6,168.16 C$      +161.25 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 2,903.09 C$     3,371.80 C$      +16.15 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.21     3.25      +1.14 %
 
Last updateJanuary, 2015January, 2015
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Currency: CAD