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Cost of Living Comparison Between Canada and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 0.73% higher than in Canada
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 5.69% higher than in Canada
Rent Prices in United States are 18.94% higher than in Canada
Restaurant Prices in United States are 2.31% lower than in Canada
Groceries Prices in United States are 2.90% higher than in Canada
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 16.50% higher than in Canada

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  Canada  United States      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 13.00 C$     12.45 C$      -4.22 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 C$     56.03 C$      -6.61 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.45 C$     8.09 C$      -4.22 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 5.00 C$     4.36 C$      -12.84 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 6.00 C$     6.23 C$      +3.77 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.74 C$     4.59 C$      +22.73 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.91 C$     2.03 C$      +6.31 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.69 C$     1.61 C$      -4.83 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 2.00 C$     1.26 C$      -37.05 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.73 C$     3.04 C$      +11.41 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.78 C$     3.84 C$      +1.63 %
Eggs (12) 3.29 C$     2.93 C$      -11.07 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 11.45 C$     11.96 C$      +4.45 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 12.56 C$     9.99 C$      -20.41 %
Apples (1kg) 3.50 C$     4.78 C$      +36.59 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.52 C$     4.76 C$      +35.18 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.51 C$     4.85 C$      +38.05 %
Potato (1kg) 2.22 C$     3.06 C$      +37.91 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.83 C$     1.99 C$      +8.65 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.02 C$     2.22 C$      +10.04 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 C$     14.94 C$      -0.38 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.95 C$     2.90 C$      -1.61 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.45 C$     4.18 C$      +20.91 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 11.00 C$     7.47 C$      -32.08 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 C$     2.49 C$      -16.99 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 88.00 C$     79.69 C$      -9.44 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.75 C$     3.74 C$      -0.38 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.84 C$     1.93 C$      +5.13 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 32.40 C$     37.36 C$      +15.30 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.29 C$     1.15 C$      -10.71 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 C$     26,149.20 C$      +13.69 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 158.23 C$     196.75 C$      +24.34 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.32 C$     0.19 C$      -41.41 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 51.46 C$     58.47 C$      +13.62 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 50.40 C$     48.05 C$      -4.67 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.32 C$     22.73 C$      +11.89 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 C$     12.45 C$      +3.77 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 57.85 C$     50.77 C$      -12.24 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 41.67 C$     44.42 C$      +6.60 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 100.38 C$     96.64 C$      -3.73 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 108.52 C$     105.61 C$      -2.68 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,018.08 C$     1,187.49 C$      +16.64 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 822.37 C$     933.93 C$      +13.57 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,655.13 C$     2,058.07 C$      +24.34 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,337.33 C$     1,568.54 C$      +17.29 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 3,744.67 C$     2,397.03 C$      -35.99 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,757.62 C$     1,602.22 C$      -41.90 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,024.66 C$     3,724.18 C$      +23.13 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.29     4.23      +28.29 %
 
Last updateJanuary, 2015January, 2015
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