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Cost of Living Comparison Between Montreal and Calgary Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Calgary are 10.67% higher than in Montreal
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Calgary are 13.21% higher than in Montreal
Rent Prices in Calgary are 20.37% higher than in Montreal
Restaurant Prices in Calgary are 9.65% higher than in Montreal
Groceries Prices in Calgary are 7.04% higher than in Montreal
Local Purchasing Power in Calgary is 17.52% 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$ 75.50 C$      +25.83 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.50 C$ 9.00 C$      -5.26 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 C$ 6.00 C$      0.00 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.00 C$ 7.00 C$      0.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.72 C$ 4.31 C$      +15.79 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.05 C$ 2.16 C$      +5.51 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.52 C$ 1.83 C$      +20.89 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 8.01 C$ 7.64 C$      -4.65 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.99 C$ 2.31 C$      -22.78 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.42 C$ 1.80 C$      +27.15 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.23 C$ 3.23 C$      +0.10 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.99 C$ 5.83 C$      -2.65 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.94 C$ 5.26 C$      -11.49 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.60 C$ 6.42 C$      -2.65 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.48 C$ 1.89 C$      +28.02 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.81 C$ 0.76 C$      -5.42 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.56 C$ 1.73 C$      +10.74 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.55 C$ 1.67 C$      +7.68 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.80 C$ 1.15 C$      +44.18 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.85 C$ 1.03 C$      +21.35 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.91 C$ 2.37 C$      +23.86 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.63 C$ 2.05 C$      +26.30 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 C$ 16.50 C$      +10.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.59 C$ 3.02 C$      +16.33 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.85 C$ 3.06 C$      +7.59 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 11.00 C$ 15.00 C$      +36.36 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.25 C$ 3.25 C$      0.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 83.00 C$ 101.00 C$      +21.69 %
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) 4.43 C$ 3.71 C$      -16.20 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 C$ 23,370.00 C$      +6.23 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,047.66 C$ 21,932.23 C$      +9.40 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 85.37 C$ 176.97 C$      +107.30 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.34 C$ 0.33 C$      -3.85 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 60.75 C$ 62.97 C$      +3.65 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.97 C$ 63.54 C$      +58.98 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.17 C$ 19.42 C$      +20.10 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.50 C$ 13.50 C$      +8.00 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 902.22 C$ 1,042.78 C$      +15.58 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 14,166.67 C$ 16,000.00 C$      +12.94 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 63.55 C$ 56.80 C$      -10.62 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 43.28 C$ 45.24 C$      +4.53 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 97.93 C$ 97.24 C$      -0.70 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 124.24 C$ 119.59 C$      -3.74 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,012.00 C$ 1,147.56 C$      +13.40 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 664.04 C$ 926.77 C$      +39.56 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,794.83 C$ 1,992.31 C$      +11.00 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,182.03 C$ 1,534.24 C$      +29.80 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 451.37 C$ 408.19 C$      -9.57 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 269.02 C$ 288.06 C$      +7.08 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,901.54 C$ 3,860.46 C$      +33.05 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.83 2.83      +0.10 %
Last update: October 2017October 2017
Contributors:428322
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: CAD