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Cost of Living Comparison Between Canada and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 14.12% higher than in Canada
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 22.16% higher than in Canada
Rent Prices in United States are 43.01% higher than in Canada
Restaurant Prices in United States are 15.04% higher than in Canada
Groceries Prices in United States are 16.41% higher than in Canada
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 4.20% higher than in Canada
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 C$
(10.78 $)
16.69 C$
(12.00 $)
     +11.27 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 C$
(43.14 $)
69.55 C$
(50.00 $)
     +15.91 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 C$
(6.47 $)
9.74 C$
(7.00 $)
     +8.18 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 5.50 C$
(3.95 $)
5.56 C$
(4.00 $)
     +1.16 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 6.00 C$
(4.31 $)
6.95 C$
(5.00 $)
     +15.91 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.76 C$
(2.70 $)
5.25 C$
(3.78 $)
     +39.73 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.95 C$
(1.40 $)
2.35 C$
(1.69 $)
     +20.92 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.67 C$
(1.20 $)
1.89 C$
(1.36 $)
     +13.44 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 7.94 C$
(5.71 $)
4.97 C$
(3.57 $)
     -37.50 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.51 C$
(1.80 $)
3.23 C$
(2.32 $)
     +28.64 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.81 C$
(1.30 $)
2.22 C$
(1.59 $)
     +22.20 %
Eggs (12) 3.35 C$
(2.41 $)
3.79 C$
(2.73 $)
     +13.31 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.45 C$
(3.92 $)
6.62 C$
(4.76 $)
     +21.30 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 6.03 C$
(4.33 $)
5.48 C$
(3.94 $)
     -9.12 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.61 C$
(4.75 $)
7.56 C$
(5.44 $)
     +14.39 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.73 C$
(1.24 $)
2.65 C$
(1.91 $)
     +53.79 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.79 C$
(0.57 $)
1.05 C$
(0.75 $)
     +31.85 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.67 C$
(1.20 $)
2.56 C$
(1.84 $)
     +53.11 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.67 C$
(1.20 $)
2.53 C$
(1.82 $)
     +51.53 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.13 C$
(0.81 $)
1.65 C$
(1.19 $)
     +46.07 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.04 C$
(0.74 $)
1.69 C$
(1.22 $)
     +63.62 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.07 C$
(1.49 $)
2.22 C$
(1.59 $)
     +7.07 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.16 C$
(1.55 $)
2.45 C$
(1.76 $)
     +13.43 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 C$
(10.78 $)
16.69 C$
(12.00 $)
     +11.27 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.36 C$
(1.70 $)
2.53 C$
(1.82 $)
     +7.18 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.67 C$
(1.92 $)
3.33 C$
(2.40 $)
     +24.58 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.00 C$
(8.63 $)
8.97 C$
(6.45 $)
     -25.24 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 C$
(2.16 $)
3.13 C$
(2.25 $)
     +4.32 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 91.00 C$
(65.43 $)
97.36 C$
(70.00 $)
     +6.99 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.60 C$
(2.59 $)
4.17 C$
(3.00 $)
     +15.91 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.96 C$
(2.13 $)
3.48 C$
(2.50 $)
     +17.43 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 32.43 C$
(23.32 $)
41.73 C$
(30.00 $)
     +28.67 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.17 C$
(3.00 $)
3.38 C$
(2.43 $)
     -19.02 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 C$
(16,536.06 $)
29,684.59 C$
(21,342.00 $)
     +29.06 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 147.36 C$
(105.95 $)
206.12 C$
(148.19 $)
     +39.87 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.30 C$
(0.22 $)
0.16 C$
(0.11 $)
     -47.70 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 56.79 C$
(40.83 $)
69.29 C$
(49.82 $)
     +22.00 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 50.79 C$
(36.51 $)
52.82 C$
(37.97 $)
     +4.00 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.33 C$
(14.61 $)
24.13 C$
(17.35 $)
     +18.72 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.99 C$
(9.34 $)
15.30 C$
(11.00 $)
     +17.78 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 60.14 C$
(43.24 $)
58.12 C$
(41.79 $)
     -3.36 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 42.99 C$
(30.91 $)
49.19 C$
(35.36 $)
     +14.41 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 98.99 C$
(71.17 $)
104.25 C$
(74.95 $)
     +5.32 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 118.40 C$
(85.12 $)
126.84 C$
(91.20 $)
     +7.13 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,125.34 C$
(809.07 $)
1,624.84 C$
(1,168.19 $)
     +44.39 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 894.89 C$
(643.39 $)
1,225.30 C$
(880.94 $)
     +36.92 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,841.77 C$
(1,324.16 $)
2,684.43 C$
(1,930.00 $)
     +45.75 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,429.12 C$
(1,027.48 $)
2,032.21 C$
(1,461.07 $)
     +42.20 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 401.48 C$
(288.64 $)
292.71 C$
(210.45 $)
     -27.09 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 282.63 C$
(203.20 $)
194.20 C$
(139.62 $)
     -31.29 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 2,997.96 C$
(2,155.41 $)
3,816.21 C$
(2,743.70 $)
     +27.29 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.97 4.08      +37.49 %
Last update: February, 2016February, 2016
Contributors:501516108
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: CAD