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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Toronto Reverse

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You would need around 5,195.74C$ in Toronto to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 4,300.00£ (8,442.72C$) in London (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index. This comparison assumes net earnings (after income tax).

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Consumer Prices in Toronto are 24.17% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Toronto are 38.46% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Toronto are 55.10% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Toronto are 27.43% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Toronto are 10.46% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Toronto is 43.65% higher than in London

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  London  Toronto      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 23.56 C$
(12.00 £)
    15.00 C$
(7.64 £)
     -36.34 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 98.17 C$
(50.00 £)
    75.00 C$
(38.20 £)
     -23.60 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.82 C$
(5.00 £)
    8.50 C$
(4.33 £)
     -13.42 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 7.85 C$
(4.00 £)
    6.50 C$
(3.31 £)
     -17.24 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.85 C$
(4.00 £)
    7.00 C$
(3.57 £)
     -10.87 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.01 C$
(2.55 £)
    3.58 C$
(1.82 £)
     -28.60 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 2.32 C$
(1.18 £)
    1.87 C$
(0.95 £)
     -19.48 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.85 C$
(0.94 £)
    1.58 C$
(0.80 £)
     -14.39 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.65 C$
(3.39 £)
    7.92 C$
(4.03 £)
     +19.13 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.80 C$
(0.92 £)
    2.46 C$
(1.26 £)
     +37.10 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.40 C$
(0.71 £)
    1.52 C$
(0.77 £)
     +8.51 %
Eggs (12) 4.51 C$
(2.29 £)
    3.29 C$
(1.67 £)
     -27.08 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.52 C$
(3.32 £)
    5.76 C$
(2.93 £)
     -11.74 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 6.96 C$
(3.55 £)
    5.85 C$
(2.98 £)
     -15.93 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.65 C$
(0.84 £)
    1.50 C$
(0.77 £)
     -8.70 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.72 C$
(0.88 £)
    1.77 C$
(0.90 £)
     +2.78 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.63 C$
(0.83 £)
    1.49 C$
(0.76 £)
     -8.40 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.15 C$
(0.58 £)
    1.18 C$
(0.60 £)
     +3.06 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.54 C$
(0.78 £)
    1.67 C$
(0.85 £)
     +8.46 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.66 C$
(0.85 £)
    1.76 C$
(0.90 £)
     +5.91 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 13.74 C$
(7.00 £)
    15.00 C$
(7.64 £)
     +9.14 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.41 C$
(1.23 £)
    2.14 C$
(1.09 £)
     -11.46 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.74 C$
(1.40 £)
    2.36 C$
(1.20 £)
     -13.83 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 17.28 C$
(8.80 £)
    11.00 C$
(5.60 £)
     -36.34 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.91 C$
(2.50 £)
    3.00 C$
(1.53 £)
     -38.88 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 255.24 C$
(130.00 £)
    135.00 C$
(68.76 £)
     -47.11 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.89 C$
(3.00 £)
    4.25 C$
(2.16 £)
     -27.85 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.75 C$
(2.42 £)
    2.82 C$
(1.43 £)
     -40.65 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 54.65 C$
(27.83 £)
    30.00 C$
(15.28 £)
     -45.10 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 8.88 C$
(4.52 £)
    4.45 C$
(2.27 £)
     -49.90 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 34,040.83 C$
(17,337.50 £)
    24,000.00 C$
(12,223.55 £)
     -29.50 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 274.38 C$
(139.74 £)
    190.07 C$
(96.80 £)
     -30.73 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.24 C$
(0.12 £)
    0.26 C$
(0.13 £)
     +7.23 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 38.72 C$
(19.72 £)
    52.25 C$
(26.61 £)
     +34.94 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 96.25 C$
(49.02 £)
    53.28 C$
(27.13 £)
     -44.65 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.58 C$
(11.50 £)
    21.88 C$
(11.14 £)
     -3.12 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 23.56 C$
(12.00 £)
    13.00 C$
(6.62 £)
     -44.82 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 113.21 C$
(57.66 £)
    69.15 C$
(35.22 £)
     -38.92 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 62.34 C$
(31.75 £)
    41.75 C$
(21.26 £)
     -33.03 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 124.72 C$
(63.52 £)
    102.72 C$
(52.32 £)
     -17.64 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 136.99 C$
(69.77 £)
    126.91 C$
(64.64 £)
     -7.35 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,220.91 C$
(1,640.46 £)
    1,462.61 C$
(744.93 £)
     -54.59 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,129.05 C$
(1,084.35 £)
    1,136.07 C$
(578.62 £)
     -46.64 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,512.93 C$
(3,317.13 £)
    2,675.00 C$
(1,362.42 £)
     -58.93 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,818.71 C$
(1,944.93 £)
    1,766.67 C$
(899.79 £)
     -53.74 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,767.01 C$
(1,409.28 £)
    712.01 C$
(362.64 £)
     -74.27 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,527.60 C$
(778.03 £)
    652.67 C$
(332.42 £)
     -57.27 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,748.75 C$
(1,909.29 £)
    3,313.94 C$
(1,687.84 £)
     -11.60 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.79     3.13      -17.35 %
 
Last updateJune, 2015June, 2015
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