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Cost of Living Comparison Between Canada and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 2.01% lower than in Canada
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 2.93% higher than in Canada
Rent Prices in United States are 16.15% higher than in Canada
Restaurant Prices in United States are 6.90% lower than in Canada
Groceries Prices in United States are 0.55% higher than in Canada
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 3.87% higher than in Canada

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  Canada  United States      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 14.00 C$     12.18 C$      -13.00 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 C$     54.81 C$      -8.65 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.50 C$     7.92 C$      -6.86 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 5.00 C$     4.26 C$      -14.74 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 6.00 C$     6.09 C$      +1.50 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.75 C$     4.51 C$      +20.40 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.92 C$     2.00 C$      +4.38 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.68 C$     1.58 C$      -5.91 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 2.03 C$     1.23 C$      -39.29 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.73 C$     2.99 C$      +9.36 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.86 C$     3.80 C$      -1.56 %
Eggs (12) 3.27 C$     2.90 C$      -11.51 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 11.22 C$     11.67 C$      +3.96 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 12.65 C$     9.81 C$      -22.44 %
Apples (1kg) 3.50 C$     4.67 C$      +33.62 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.55 C$     4.66 C$      +31.20 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.52 C$     4.77 C$      +35.52 %
Potato (1kg) 2.26 C$     3.00 C$      +33.14 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.83 C$     1.95 C$      +6.93 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.04 C$     2.18 C$      +6.44 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 C$     14.62 C$      -2.56 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.06 C$     2.11 C$      +2.37 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.43 C$     2.71 C$      +11.45 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 11.00 C$     7.31 C$      -33.56 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 C$     2.44 C$      -18.80 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 87.00 C$     77.95 C$      -10.40 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.75 C$     3.65 C$      -2.56 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.82 C$     1.89 C$      +3.96 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 32.00 C$     36.54 C$      +14.19 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.20 C$     0.95 C$      -21.09 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 C$     25,578.00 C$      +11.21 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 159.12 C$     193.08 C$      +21.34 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.30 C$     0.18 C$      -39.28 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 52.22 C$     57.15 C$      +9.43 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 50.50 C$     46.15 C$      -8.62 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 21.02 C$     22.38 C$      +6.44 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 C$     12.18 C$      +1.50 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 58.31 C$     49.54 C$      -15.03 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 42.57 C$     43.42 C$      +2.00 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes 101.73 C$     94.34 C$      -7.27 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 109.27 C$     103.38 C$      -5.39 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,020.19 C$     1,158.06 C$      +13.51 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 832.20 C$     920.14 C$      +10.57 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,653.37 C$     2,016.67 C$      +21.97 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,346.05 C$     1,540.30 C$      +14.43 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 3,718.64 C$     2,411.14 C$      -35.16 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,758.66 C$     1,593.65 C$      -42.23 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,000.19 C$     3,207.69 C$      +6.92 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.26     4.20      +28.83 %
 
Last updateApril, 2015April, 2015
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