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Cost of Living Comparison Between Canada and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 0.47% higher than in Canada
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 5.33% higher than in Canada
Rent Prices in United States are 18.38% higher than in Canada
Restaurant Prices in United States are 2.49% lower than in Canada
Groceries Prices in United States are 2.71% higher than in Canada
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 16.38% higher than in Canada

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  Canada  United States      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 13.00 C$     12.42 C$      -4.43 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 C$     55.91 C$      -6.82 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.50 C$     8.08 C$      -4.99 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 5.00 C$     4.35 C$      -13.03 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 6.00 C$     6.21 C$      +3.53 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.72 C$     4.60 C$      +23.38 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.91 C$     2.03 C$      +6.13 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.68 C$     1.61 C$      -4.58 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 2.02 C$     1.26 C$      -37.57 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.73 C$     3.04 C$      +11.33 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.78 C$     3.84 C$      +1.53 %
Eggs (12) 3.28 C$     2.93 C$      -10.56 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 11.33 C$     11.91 C$      +5.10 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 12.65 C$     9.96 C$      -21.25 %
Apples (1kg) 3.49 C$     4.79 C$      +37.30 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.54 C$     4.76 C$      +34.43 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.53 C$     4.86 C$      +37.62 %
Potato (1kg) 2.21 C$     3.07 C$      +38.47 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.84 C$     2.00 C$      +8.40 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.03 C$     2.22 C$      +9.44 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 C$     14.91 C$      -0.61 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.99 C$     2.92 C$      -2.27 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.51 C$     4.21 C$      +19.85 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 11.00 C$     7.45 C$      -32.23 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 C$     2.48 C$      -17.17 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 87.00 C$     79.51 C$      -8.61 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.75 C$     3.73 C$      -0.61 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.84 C$     1.93 C$      +4.89 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 32.40 C$     37.02 C$      +14.27 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.24 C$     1.02 C$      -17.74 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 C$     26,090.40 C$      +13.44 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 158.84 C$     195.80 C$      +23.27 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.32 C$     0.19 C$      -40.74 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 51.66 C$     58.25 C$      +12.75 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 50.65 C$     47.37 C$      -6.48 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.37 C$     22.87 C$      +12.30 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 C$     12.42 C$      +3.53 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 57.78 C$     50.69 C$      -12.26 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 41.82 C$     44.32 C$      +5.98 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 100.40 C$     96.14 C$      -4.25 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 108.65 C$     105.42 C$      -2.97 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,021.63 C$     1,182.51 C$      +15.75 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 823.44 C$     931.32 C$      +13.10 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,658.48 C$     2,055.01 C$      +23.91 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,334.58 C$     1,558.56 C$      +16.78 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 3,725.73 C$     2,405.48 C$      -35.44 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,713.41 C$     1,612.03 C$      -40.59 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,009.93 C$     3,689.65 C$      +22.58 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.28     4.22      +28.49 %
 
Last updateMarch, 2015March, 2015
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Currency: CAD