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Cost of Living Comparison Between Montreal and Toronto 

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Consumer Prices in Toronto are 21.79% higher than in Montreal
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Toronto are 37.38% higher than in Montreal
Rent Prices in Toronto are 81.34% higher than in Montreal
Restaurant Prices in Toronto are 18.32% higher than in Montreal
Groceries Prices in Toronto are 20.82% higher than in Montreal
Local Purchasing Power in Toronto is 18.63% lower than in Montreal
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 C$ 18.00 C$      +20.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 C$ 75.00 C$      +25.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 C$ 10.00 C$      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.50 C$ 7.00 C$      +7.69 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.00 C$ 8.00 C$      +14.29 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.57 C$ 4.21 C$      +17.89 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.05 C$ 2.17 C$      +5.86 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.61 C$ 1.83 C$      +13.51 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 7.96 C$ 9.77 C$      +22.76 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.00 C$ 2.92 C$      -2.69 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.43 C$ 1.65 C$      +15.18 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.21 C$ 3.55 C$      +10.47 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.82 C$ 7.88 C$      +0.74 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 6.09 C$ 7.67 C$      +26.05 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.79 C$ 9.27 C$      +36.47 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.58 C$ 1.98 C$      +25.16 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.94 C$ 0.91 C$      -3.89 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.73 C$ 2.23 C$      +28.79 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.66 C$ 1.88 C$      +13.35 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.09 C$ 1.46 C$      +33.10 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.95 C$ 1.30 C$      +36.17 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.94 C$ 2.72 C$      +39.87 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.88 C$ 2.60 C$      +38.43 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 C$ 19.00 C$      +26.67 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.52 C$ 2.80 C$      +10.93 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.13 C$ 3.25 C$      +3.72 %
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) 2.82 C$ 2.82 C$      0.00 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 37.90 C$ 31.00 C$      -18.21 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.08 C$ 4.93 C$      -3.02 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 C$ 24,159.00 C$      +5.04 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,784.19 C$ 23,161.83 C$      +6.32 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 99.30 C$ 157.95 C$      +59.07 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.32 C$ 0.43 C$      +35.05 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 65.67 C$ 66.17 C$      +0.77 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.79 C$ 56.14 C$      +41.10 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.75 C$ 28.03 C$      +67.35 %
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 754.47 C$ 1,387.50 C$      +83.90 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,138.89 C$ 19,500.00 C$      +139.59 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 67.07 C$ 65.32 C$      -2.61 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 45.94 C$ 46.44 C$      +1.08 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 98.80 C$ 107.66 C$      +8.97 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 131.17 C$ 135.57 C$      +3.36 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,053.18 C$ 1,868.12 C$      +77.38 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 712.49 C$ 1,460.74 C$      +105.02 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,908.12 C$ 3,265.31 C$      +71.13 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,226.90 C$ 2,292.74 C$      +86.87 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 473.04 C$ 897.13 C$      +89.65 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 287.84 C$ 689.98 C$      +139.71 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,933.02 C$ 3,278.66 C$      +11.78 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.30 3.44      +4.15 %
Last update: October 2018October 2018
Contributors:516861
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: CAD