Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Toronto 

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Consumer Prices in Toronto are 10.77% higher than in London (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Toronto are 16.21% higher than in London
Rent Prices in Toronto are 27.08% higher than in London
Restaurant Prices in Toronto are 6.10% higher than in London
Groceries Prices in Toronto are 13.26% higher than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Toronto is 10.22% lower than in London
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Restaurants
London Edit Toronto Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 22.50 C$ 25.00 C$      +11.11 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 102.64 C$ 100.00 C$      -2.58 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.50 C$ 12.00 C$      -4.00 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 C$ 7.00 C$      +16.67 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.47 C$ 9.00 C$      +39.15 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.62 C$ 4.74 C$      +2.65 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.55 C$ 2.50 C$      -1.98 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.96 C$ 2.09 C$      +6.34 %
Markets
London Edit Toronto Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 9.07 C$ 12.05 C$      +32.88 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.85 C$ 3.12 C$      +9.47 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.55 C$ 1.70 C$      +9.88 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.51 C$ 3.83 C$      +9.23 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.64 C$ 7.24 C$      +9.08 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.89 C$ 7.42 C$      +51.83 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.84 C$ 7.52 C$      -4.06 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.00 C$ 1.97 C$      -1.93 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.62 C$ 0.77 C$      +24.21 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.84 C$ 1.85 C$      +0.45 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.45 C$ 2.03 C$      -17.29 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.06 C$ 1.67 C$      +56.99 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.00 C$ 1.32 C$      +31.95 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.53 C$ 3.12 C$      +23.08 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.84 C$ 1.97 C$      +7.33 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.50 C$ 16.00 C$      +3.26 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.47 C$ 3.27 C$      -5.86 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 C$ 3.75 C$      -6.13 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 14.40 C$ 17.60 C$      +22.22 %
Transportation
London Edit Toronto Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 C$ 3.25 C$      +8.33 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 95.00 C$ 156.00 C$      +64.21 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.75 C$ 4.44 C$      +18.40 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 C$ 2.82 C$      -12.50 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 25.00 C$ 31.00 C$      +24.00 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.30 C$ 7.52 C$      +3.00 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 30,000.00 C$ 28,000.00 C$      -6.67 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,911.17 C$ 25,694.20 C$      +3.14 %
Utilities (Monthly)
London Edit Toronto Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 175.03 C$ 169.73 C$      -3.03 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.33 C$ 0.42 C$      +25.77 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 81.00 C$ 76.08 C$      -6.08 %
Sports And Leisure
London Edit Toronto Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.29 C$ 61.25 C$      +55.91 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 36.00 C$ 23.14 C$      -35.72 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.99 C$ 15.00 C$      +0.07 %
Childcare
London Edit Toronto Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,300.00 C$ 1,606.00 C$      +23.54 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 23,241.69 C$ 26,544.17 C$      +14.21 %
Clothing And Shoes
London Edit Toronto Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 76.12 C$ 85.50 C$      +12.33 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 46.12 C$ 49.80 C$      +7.97 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 108.25 C$ 127.42 C$      +17.71 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 126.62 C$ 131.03 C$      +3.48 %
Rent Per Month
London Edit Toronto Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,628.54 C$ 2,132.73 C$      +30.96 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,336.85 C$ 1,833.73 C$      +37.17 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,194.84 C$ 3,437.25 C$      +7.59 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,055.52 C$ 2,929.23 C$      +42.51 %
Buy Apartment Price
London Edit Toronto Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 890.19 C$ 1,169.38 C$      +31.36 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 434.32 C$ 911.49 C$      +109.87 %
Salaries And Financing
London Edit Toronto Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,520.63 C$ 4,716.55 C$      +4.33 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.53 5.19      +14.63 %
Last update: August 2022August 2022
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