Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Toronto 

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Consumer Prices in Toronto are 12.15% higher than in London (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Toronto are 27.02% higher than in London
Rent Prices in Toronto are 62.26% higher than in London
Restaurant Prices in Toronto are 14.68% higher than in London
Groceries Prices in Toronto are 9.66% higher than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Toronto is 12.86% lower than in London
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Restaurants
London Edit Toronto Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 16.00 C$ 20.00 C$      +25.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 77.50 C$ 90.00 C$      +16.13 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 11.89 C$ 11.00 C$      -7.52 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 C$ 7.00 C$      +16.67 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 C$ 8.00 C$      0.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.29 C$ 4.49 C$      +4.64 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.38 C$ 2.42 C$      +2.06 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.85 C$ 1.97 C$      +6.08 %
Markets
London Edit Toronto Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 9.62 C$ 12.14 C$      +26.17 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.44 C$ 2.60 C$      +6.81 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.33 C$ 1.66 C$      +25.35 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.70 C$ 3.36 C$      +24.68 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.38 C$ 6.12 C$      +13.71 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.29 C$ 6.22 C$      +17.49 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.12 C$ 7.23 C$      +1.60 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.73 C$ 1.83 C$      +5.94 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.61 C$ 0.73 C$      +19.54 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.36 C$ 1.56 C$      +14.81 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.18 C$ 1.75 C$      -19.79 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.13 C$ 1.33 C$      +17.71 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.04 C$ 1.19 C$      +15.03 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.48 C$ 2.58 C$      +3.74 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.86 C$ 2.21 C$      +19.01 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 C$ 16.00 C$      +6.67 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.26 C$ 3.30 C$      +1.36 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.35 C$ 3.77 C$      +12.29 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 13.75 C$ 15.00 C$      +9.09 %
Transportation
London Edit Toronto Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 C$ 3.25 C$      +8.33 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 85.00 C$ 155.00 C$      +82.35 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.08 C$ 4.25 C$      +4.29 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.99 C$ 3.22 C$      -19.35 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 35.00 C$ 31.03 C$      -11.34 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.15 C$ 4.07 C$      -1.95 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 C$ 26,150.00 C$      +4.60 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,715.31 C$ 25,353.37 C$      +2.58 %
Utilities (Monthly)
London Edit Toronto Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 141.49 C$ 156.87 C$      +10.87 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.33 C$ 0.36 C$      +8.99 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 71.36 C$ 72.15 C$      +1.11 %
Sports And Leisure
London Edit Toronto Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 43.01 C$ 56.03 C$      +30.27 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 32.86 C$ 26.67 C$      -18.84 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.50 C$ 15.00 C$      +3.45 %
Childcare
London Edit Toronto Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,065.22 C$ 1,718.80 C$      +61.36 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,250.00 C$ 27,246.00 C$      +78.66 %
Clothing And Shoes
London Edit Toronto Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 56.40 C$ 77.20 C$      +36.88 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 42.00 C$ 49.91 C$      +18.84 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 96.94 C$ 110.20 C$      +13.69 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 116.12 C$ 145.74 C$      +25.50 %
Rent Per Month
London Edit Toronto Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,251.80 C$ 2,058.38 C$      +64.43 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,075.77 C$ 1,725.57 C$      +60.40 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,068.42 C$ 3,450.88 C$      +66.84 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,700.20 C$ 2,656.98 C$      +56.27 %
Buy Apartment Price
London Edit Toronto Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 349.41 C$ 1,066.98 C$      +205.36 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 305.91 C$ 850.52 C$      +178.03 %
Salaries And Financing
London Edit Toronto Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,718.49 C$ 4,115.88 C$      +10.69 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.35 2.83      -15.54 %
Last update: February 2021February 2021
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