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Cost of Living Comparison Between Montreal and Toronto Reverse

You would need around 5,079.95C$ in Toronto to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 4,200.00C$ 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 4.82% higher than in Montreal
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Toronto are 20.95% higher than in Montreal
Rent Prices in Toronto are 69.47% higher than in Montreal
Restaurant Prices in Toronto are 0.89% higher than in Montreal
Groceries Prices in Toronto are 4.19% lower than in Montreal
Local Purchasing Power in Toronto is 1.81% higher than in Montreal

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  Montreal  Toronto      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 C$     12.00 C$      0.00 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 C$     60.00 C$      0.00 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 8.00 C$     8.29 C$      +3.62 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 5.00 C$     5.50 C$      +10.00 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 6.00 C$     6.00 C$      0.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.38 C$     3.51 C$      +3.93 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.87 C$     1.73 C$      -7.40 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.56 C$     1.51 C$      -2.80 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.85 C$     2.00 C$      +8.14 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 3.19 C$     2.75 C$      -13.79 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.29 C$     2.85 C$      -13.43 %
Eggs (12) 3.36 C$     3.24 C$      -3.43 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 11.80 C$     10.95 C$      -7.21 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 12.80 C$     11.73 C$      -8.36 %
Apples (1kg) 3.21 C$     3.15 C$      -1.79 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.33 C$     3.15 C$      -5.42 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.72 C$     3.17 C$      -14.64 %
Potato (1kg) 1.70 C$     1.90 C$      +11.60 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.56 C$     1.73 C$      +11.15 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.60 C$     1.88 C$      +17.16 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 C$     14.90 C$      -0.67 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.66 C$     2.63 C$      -1.07 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.77 C$     2.97 C$      +7.06 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 9.75 C$     10.00 C$      +2.56 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 C$     3.00 C$      0.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 77.00 C$     128.50 C$      +66.88 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 C$     4.25 C$      +21.43 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.70 C$     1.77 C$      +3.82 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 37.80 C$     30.00 C$      -20.63 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.42 C$     1.34 C$      -5.51 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,500.00 C$     23,000.00 C$      +6.98 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 83.48 C$     164.28 C$      +96.79 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.35 C$     0.24 C$      -30.76 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 45.37 C$     48.93 C$      +7.83 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 49.23 C$     55.70 C$      +13.14 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12.60 C$     26.71 C$      +112.02 %
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) 62.82 C$     61.39 C$      -2.28 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 37.11 C$     41.61 C$      +12.13 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 95.96 C$     105.03 C$      +9.46 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 111.24 C$     121.00 C$      +8.78 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 872.89 C$     1,466.36 C$      +67.99 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 607.75 C$     1,045.40 C$      +72.01 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,629.71 C$     2,638.64 C$      +61.91 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,033.87 C$     1,872.62 C$      +81.13 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 3,800.47 C$     6,296.24 C$      +65.67 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,378.47 C$     5,313.50 C$      +123.40 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 2,749.89 C$     3,386.35 C$      +23.14 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.26     3.33      +2.13 %
 
Last updateSeptember, 2014September, 2014
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