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Cost of Living Comparison Between Montreal and Calgary Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Calgary are 7.08% higher than in Montreal
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Calgary are 13.33% higher than in Montreal
Rent Prices in Calgary are 31.66% higher than in Montreal
Restaurant Prices in Calgary are 8.41% higher than in Montreal
Groceries Prices in Calgary are 0.25% higher than in Montreal
Local Purchasing Power in Calgary is 18.73% higher than in Montreal
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 C$ 15.00 C$      0.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 C$ 72.50 C$      +20.83 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 C$ 8.79 C$      -2.39 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 C$ 6.00 C$      0.00 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.86 C$ 7.00 C$      +2.01 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.72 C$ 4.22 C$      +13.60 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.91 C$ 2.14 C$      +12.07 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.46 C$ 1.81 C$      +23.89 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 8.31 C$ 7.39 C$      -11.08 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.95 C$ 2.23 C$      -24.26 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.62 C$ 1.80 C$      +10.88 %
Eggs (12) 3.37 C$ 3.22 C$      -4.60 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.04 C$ 5.19 C$      -14.06 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 6.15 C$ 5.46 C$      -11.14 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.45 C$ 6.43 C$      -13.65 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.65 C$ 1.77 C$      +7.56 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.84 C$ 0.78 C$      -6.74 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.79 C$ 1.68 C$      -6.42 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.81 C$ 1.72 C$      -4.92 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.84 C$ 1.23 C$      +46.68 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.85 C$ 1.09 C$      +27.29 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.91 C$ 2.40 C$      +25.51 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.83 C$ 2.09 C$      +14.26 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 C$ 16.00 C$      +6.67 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.39 C$ 2.83 C$      +18.38 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.07 C$ 3.22 C$      +5.03 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 11.00 C$ 15.50 C$      +40.91 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.25 C$ 3.15 C$      -3.08 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 83.00 C$ 100.00 C$      +20.48 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 C$ 3.50 C$      0.00 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.74 C$ 2.69 C$      -1.76 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 37.80 C$ 33.80 C$      -10.58 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.34 C$ 3.71 C$      -14.54 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 C$ 23,880.00 C$      +8.55 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,431.76 C$ 21,470.78 C$      +10.49 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 87.10 C$ 161.94 C$      +85.92 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.35 C$ 0.34 C$      -2.20 %
Internet (60 Mbps or more, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 54.70 C$ 60.98 C$      +11.48 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.03 C$ 63.34 C$      +62.29 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.06 C$ 22.18 C$      +47.27 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.50 C$ 13.50 C$      +8.00 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 808.25 C$ 934.17 C$      +15.58 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,000.00 C$ 16,000.00 C$      0.00 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 64.84 C$ 55.88 C$      -13.82 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 42.27 C$ 44.70 C$      +5.74 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 97.42 C$ 98.31 C$      +0.92 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 122.27 C$ 114.55 C$      -6.32 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 978.99 C$ 1,206.81 C$      +23.27 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 663.90 C$ 994.78 C$      +49.84 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,768.58 C$ 2,180.10 C$      +23.27 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,164.64 C$ 1,643.30 C$      +41.10 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 411.06 C$ 423.19 C$      +2.95 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 272.04 C$ 288.41 C$      +6.02 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,750.57 C$ 3,700.93 C$      +34.55 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.81 2.81      -0.24 %
Last update: May 2017May 2017
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Currency: CAD