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Cost of Living Comparison Between Montreal and Toronto 

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Consumer Prices in Toronto are 8.83% higher than in Montreal
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Toronto are 25.92% higher than in Montreal
Rent Prices in Toronto are 74.16% higher than in Montreal
Restaurant Prices in Toronto are 8.49% higher than in Montreal
Groceries Prices in Toronto are 4.62% higher than in Montreal
Local Purchasing Power in Toronto is 9.60% lower 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) 10.00 C$ 10.00 C$      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 C$ 7.00 C$      +16.67 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.00 C$ 8.00 C$      +14.29 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.60 C$ 4.08 C$      +13.30 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.13 C$ 1.99 C$      -6.46 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.65 C$ 1.78 C$      +8.12 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 7.38 C$ 9.25 C$      +25.31 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.90 C$ 2.73 C$      -5.98 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.38 C$ 1.36 C$      -1.17 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.13 C$ 3.01 C$      -3.86 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.87 C$ 6.38 C$      -18.91 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 6.00 C$ 6.98 C$      +16.38 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.89 C$ 7.53 C$      +9.25 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.57 C$ 1.74 C$      +11.15 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.90 C$ 0.80 C$      -11.91 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.76 C$ 1.79 C$      +1.85 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.62 C$ 1.63 C$      +0.61 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.04 C$ 1.20 C$      +15.52 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.92 C$ 0.98 C$      +7.52 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.17 C$ 2.28 C$      +5.46 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.98 C$ 2.28 C$      +14.74 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 C$ 15.00 C$      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.55 C$ 2.57 C$      +0.95 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.15 C$ 3.06 C$      -3.02 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.00 C$ 15.00 C$      +25.00 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.25 C$ 3.25 C$      0.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 83.00 C$ 146.00 C$      +75.90 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 C$ 4.00 C$      +14.29 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.74 C$ 2.82 C$      +2.94 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 37.80 C$ 30.50 C$      -19.31 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.93 C$ 4.83 C$      -2.06 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,500.00 C$ 22,000.00 C$      -6.38 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,061.80 C$ 22,026.04 C$      -0.16 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 96.93 C$ 141.64 C$      +46.13 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.34 C$ 0.34 C$      -1.49 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 66.39 C$ 65.75 C$      -0.97 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 42.03 C$ 54.53 C$      +29.73 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.12 C$ 21.00 C$      +30.29 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 C$ 15.00 C$      +15.38 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 721.43 C$ 1,267.11 C$      +75.64 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 7,966.67 C$ 17,425.00 C$      +118.72 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 66.83 C$ 66.67 C$      -0.24 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 45.64 C$ 46.11 C$      +1.04 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 99.77 C$ 104.96 C$      +5.21 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 129.50 C$ 131.02 C$      +1.17 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,057.62 C$ 1,816.12 C$      +71.72 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 708.87 C$ 1,419.40 C$      +100.23 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,917.12 C$ 3,136.71 C$      +63.62 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,212.13 C$ 2,221.18 C$      +83.25 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 459.80 C$ 842.78 C$      +83.29 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 291.37 C$ 622.61 C$      +113.68 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,844.67 C$ 3,238.37 C$      +13.84 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.22 3.25      +1.01 %
Last update: July 2018July 2018
Contributors:472777
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: CAD