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Cost of Living Comparison Between Montreal and Toronto Reverse

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You would need around 5,100.47C$ 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 5.14% higher than in Montreal
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Toronto are 18.62% higher than in Montreal
Rent Prices in Toronto are 56.49% higher than in Montreal
Restaurant Prices in Toronto are 12.05% higher than in Montreal
Groceries Prices in Toronto are 6.29% lower than in Montreal
Local Purchasing Power in Toronto is 6.58% lower than in Montreal

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  Montreal  Toronto      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 11.00 C$     13.00 C$      +18.18 %
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) 6.00 C$     6.00 C$      0.00 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 6.00 C$     7.00 C$      +16.67 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.51 C$     3.54 C$      +0.82 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.86 C$     1.77 C$      -4.68 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.38 C$     1.59 C$      +15.44 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 2.18 C$     1.80 C$      -17.67 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 3.24 C$     2.55 C$      -21.33 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.62 C$     2.94 C$      -18.94 %
Eggs (12) 3.33 C$     3.10 C$      -6.80 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 13.80 C$     12.66 C$      -8.28 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 12.91 C$     12.21 C$      -5.43 %
Apples (1kg) 3.59 C$     3.33 C$      -7.21 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.61 C$     3.46 C$      -4.08 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.06 C$     3.31 C$      -18.39 %
Potato (1kg) 2.02 C$     2.07 C$      +2.73 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.45 C$     1.66 C$      +13.95 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.72 C$     1.72 C$      -0.10 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 C$     15.00 C$      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.73 C$     2.47 C$      -9.28 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.24 C$     2.65 C$      -18.29 %
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) 80.00 C$     133.75 C$      +67.19 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.52 C$     4.25 C$      +20.57 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.70 C$     1.75 C$      +2.94 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 40.00 C$     30.00 C$      -25.00 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.40 C$     1.29 C$      -7.60 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 C$     23,000.00 C$      0.00 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 92.10 C$     198.34 C$      +115.36 %
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) 46.25 C$     48.64 C$      +5.18 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 51.42 C$     52.76 C$      +2.62 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.00 C$     25.71 C$      +97.80 %
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) 61.92 C$     64.97 C$      +4.93 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 39.88 C$     41.18 C$      +3.26 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 97.23 C$     99.05 C$      +1.87 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 134.55 C$     112.67 C$      -16.26 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 914.26 C$     1,474.64 C$      +61.29 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 640.58 C$     1,103.84 C$      +72.32 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,804.55 C$     2,720.00 C$      +50.73 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,165.62 C$     1,782.61 C$      +52.93 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 3,915.63 C$     6,572.32 C$      +67.85 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,539.24 C$     6,168.16 C$      +142.91 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,078.34 C$     3,411.24 C$      +10.81 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.23     3.15      -2.63 %
 
Last updateFebruary, 2015February, 2015
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Currency: CAD