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Cost of Living Comparison Between Toronto and Calgary Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Calgary are 8.18% higher than in Toronto
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Calgary are 2.79% higher than in Toronto
Rent Prices in Calgary are 7.98% lower than in Toronto
Restaurant Prices in Calgary are 6.37% higher than in Toronto
Groceries Prices in Calgary are 13.71% higher than in Toronto
Local Purchasing Power in Calgary is 9.92% higher than in Toronto
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 C$ 17.00 C$      +13.33 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 70.48 C$ 70.00 C$      -0.69 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 C$ 8.00 C$      -11.11 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.00 C$ 6.00 C$      0.00 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.00 C$ 7.00 C$      0.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.58 C$ 4.25 C$      +18.76 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.92 C$ 2.02 C$      +5.35 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.57 C$ 1.78 C$      +13.50 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 8.29 C$ 7.03 C$      -15.27 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.54 C$ 2.27 C$      -10.76 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.55 C$ 2.05 C$      +32.30 %
Eggs (12) 3.21 C$ 3.30 C$      +2.62 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.07 C$ 6.13 C$      +20.84 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 6.15 C$ 6.84 C$      +11.22 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.68 C$ 9.00 C$      +34.75 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.62 C$ 1.88 C$      +15.71 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.73 C$ 0.83 C$      +12.95 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.52 C$ 1.40 C$      -8.29 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.66 C$ 1.86 C$      +12.39 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.19 C$ 1.30 C$      +9.67 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.02 C$ 0.95 C$      -7.29 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.01 C$ 2.27 C$      +13.01 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.94 C$ 2.21 C$      +13.87 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 C$ 18.00 C$      +20.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.35 C$ 2.92 C$      +24.43 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.72 C$ 3.07 C$      +12.70 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.00 C$ 13.00 C$      +8.33 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 C$ 3.15 C$      +5.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 141.50 C$ 99.00 C$      -30.04 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.25 C$ 3.80 C$      -10.59 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.82 C$ 3.22 C$      +14.29 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 C$ 33.80 C$      +12.67 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.04 C$ 3.88 C$      -3.90 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 C$ 23,000.00 C$      +4.55 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 137.46 C$ 159.78 C$      +16.24 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.28 C$ 0.34 C$      +21.67 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 52.83 C$ 54.00 C$      +2.21 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 55.76 C$ 59.03 C$      +5.86 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.42 C$ 21.89 C$      +12.69 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 C$ 13.95 C$      +7.31 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 60.85 C$ 62.54 C$      +2.78 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 42.93 C$ 47.90 C$      +11.58 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 98.32 C$ 97.68 C$      -0.66 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 126.79 C$ 118.69 C$      -6.39 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,495.27 C$ 1,364.55 C$      -8.74 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,137.66 C$ 1,090.87 C$      -4.11 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,599.36 C$ 2,253.33 C$      -13.31 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,753.42 C$ 1,656.50 C$      -5.53 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 665.03 C$ 469.70 C$      -29.37 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 562.73 C$ 289.29 C$      -48.59 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,446.52 C$ 3,894.00 C$      +12.98 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.74 2.88      +5.20 %
Last update: February, 2016February, 2016
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Currency: CAD