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Cost of Living Comparison Between Montreal and Toronto Reverse

You would need around 5,079.79C$ 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 4.98% higher than in Montreal
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Toronto are 20.95% higher than in Montreal
Rent Prices in Toronto are 68.96% higher than in Montreal
Restaurant Prices in Toronto are 1.00% higher than in Montreal
Groceries Prices in Toronto are 4.10% lower than in Montreal
Local Purchasing Power in Toronto is 2.14% 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$     8.00 C$      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 5.00 C$     5.52 C$      +10.50 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 6.00 C$     6.00 C$      0.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.38 C$     3.53 C$      +4.40 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.87 C$     1.75 C$      -6.59 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.57 C$     1.52 C$      -2.88 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.85 C$     2.02 C$      +9.56 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 3.17 C$     2.77 C$      -12.61 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.25 C$     2.88 C$      -11.24 %
Eggs (12) 3.35 C$     3.26 C$      -2.65 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 12.19 C$     11.08 C$      -9.15 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 12.98 C$     11.81 C$      -9.04 %
Apples (1kg) 3.20 C$     3.23 C$      +0.78 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.38 C$     3.23 C$      -4.45 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.72 C$     3.18 C$      -14.45 %
Potato (1kg) 1.75 C$     1.84 C$      +4.92 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.59 C$     1.77 C$      +11.64 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.60 C$     1.92 C$      +19.99 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 C$     14.00 C$      -6.67 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.66 C$     2.61 C$      -1.85 %
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) 3.48 C$     4.25 C$      +22.30 %
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$      -5.49 %
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 82.81 C$     167.63 C$      +102.43 %
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) 45.39 C$     48.93 C$      +7.80 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 49.70 C$     55.25 C$      +11.16 %
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) 63.53 C$     61.02 C$      -3.96 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 37.22 C$     41.19 C$      +10.67 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 96.38 C$     104.69 C$      +8.63 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 112.09 C$     119.00 C$      +6.16 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 873.39 C$     1,466.29 C$      +67.89 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 602.82 C$     1,047.42 C$      +73.75 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,645.88 C$     2,623.86 C$      +59.42 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,039.13 C$     1,870.24 C$      +79.98 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 3,730.52 C$     6,334.44 C$      +69.80 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,242.78 C$     5,068.87 C$      +126.01 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 2,757.20 C$     3,405.99 C$      +23.53 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.26     3.33      +2.26 %
 
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