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Cost of Living Comparison Between Montreal and Toronto Reverse

You would need around 5,044.12C$ 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 4.28% higher than in Montreal
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Toronto are 20.10% higher than in Montreal
Rent Prices in Toronto are 67.21% higher than in Montreal
Restaurant Prices in Toronto are 0.57% higher than in Montreal
Groceries Prices in Toronto are 5.27% lower than in Montreal
Local Purchasing Power in Toronto is 2.85% 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$     5.50 C$      +10.00 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 6.00 C$     6.00 C$      0.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.37 C$     3.51 C$      +3.91 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.87 C$     1.74 C$      -6.90 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.58 C$     1.51 C$      -4.54 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.85 C$     1.96 C$      +5.88 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 3.17 C$     2.77 C$      -12.84 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.29 C$     2.79 C$      -15.28 %
Eggs (12) 3.34 C$     3.24 C$      -2.81 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 11.80 C$     10.82 C$      -8.36 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 12.80 C$     11.63 C$      -9.14 %
Apples (1kg) 3.20 C$     3.13 C$      -2.01 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.35 C$     3.11 C$      -7.20 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.64 C$     3.14 C$      -13.66 %
Potato (1kg) 1.76 C$     1.72 C$      -2.25 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.57 C$     1.72 C$      +9.63 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.58 C$     1.89 C$      +19.81 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 C$     14.00 C$      -6.67 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.69 C$     2.53 C$      -6.23 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.82 C$     2.87 C$      +2.05 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 9.62 C$     10.00 C$      +3.90 %
 
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$     1.89 C$      +11.18 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 37.80 C$     30.00 C$      -20.63 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.41 C$     1.34 C$      -5.40 %
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 80.64 C$     164.96 C$      +104.57 %
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$     49.25 C$      +8.51 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 49.70 C$     54.22 C$      +9.10 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12.60 C$     27.00 C$      +114.29 %
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) 62.13 C$     61.42 C$      -1.15 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 37.65 C$     41.17 C$      +9.36 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 96.38 C$     104.69 C$      +8.63 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 112.09 C$     117.32 C$      +4.67 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 874.50 C$     1,466.23 C$      +67.67 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 605.53 C$     1,042.15 C$      +72.11 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,659.39 C$     2,615.12 C$      +57.59 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,039.92 C$     1,864.63 C$      +79.31 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 3,730.52 C$     6,324.90 C$      +69.54 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,242.78 C$     4,929.07 C$      +119.78 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 2,774.51 C$     3,427.11 C$      +23.52 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.26     3.34      +2.70 %
 
Last updateJuly, 2014July, 2014
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