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Cost of Living Comparison Between Montreal and Toronto 

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Consumer Prices in Toronto are 25.29% higher than in Montreal
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Toronto are 41.30% higher than in Montreal
Rent Prices in Toronto are 83.84% higher than in Montreal
Restaurant Prices in Toronto are 26.98% higher than in Montreal
Groceries Prices in Toronto are 23.39% higher than in Montreal
Local Purchasing Power in Toronto is 24.29% lower than in Montreal
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 C$ 20.00 C$      +33.33 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 C$ 80.00 C$      +33.33 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 C$ 11.00 C$      +10.00 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 C$ 8.00 C$      +33.33 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.75 C$ 8.00 C$      +3.23 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.91 C$ 4.40 C$      +12.46 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.07 C$ 2.35 C$      +13.98 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.61 C$ 1.88 C$      +16.74 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 7.81 C$ 10.62 C$      +35.91 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.97 C$ 2.84 C$      -4.43 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.47 C$ 2.14 C$      +45.44 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.09 C$ 3.63 C$      +17.28 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 8.18 C$ 9.14 C$      +11.71 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 6.85 C$ 7.71 C$      +12.51 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.52 C$ 10.87 C$      +44.43 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.67 C$ 2.06 C$      +23.78 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.92 C$ 0.95 C$      +3.21 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.78 C$ 2.35 C$      +32.13 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.86 C$ 2.06 C$      +11.03 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.18 C$ 1.58 C$      +33.97 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.16 C$ 1.43 C$      +22.94 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.20 C$ 3.07 C$      +39.42 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.10 C$ 2.73 C$      +30.05 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 C$ 19.75 C$      +31.67 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.38 C$ 3.17 C$      +33.30 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.21 C$ 3.53 C$      +10.03 %
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) 85.00 C$ 150.00 C$      +76.47 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 C$ 4.00 C$      +14.29 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.82 C$ 3.22 C$      +14.29 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 39.00 C$ 35.00 C$      -10.26 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.81 C$ 4.71 C$      -2.11 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,900.00 C$ 25,000.00 C$      +4.60 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,052.21 C$ 24,386.64 C$      +10.59 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 95.18 C$ 136.31 C$      +43.20 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.36 C$ 0.46 C$      +25.57 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 62.15 C$ 65.64 C$      +5.61 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.50 C$ 54.47 C$      +45.25 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.74 C$ 35.05 C$      +122.70 %
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 625.12 C$ 1,554.26 C$      +148.63 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,738.64 C$ 26,214.29 C$      +199.98 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 65.23 C$ 71.57 C$      +9.72 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 45.58 C$ 44.20 C$      -3.02 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 97.23 C$ 109.12 C$      +12.23 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 123.92 C$ 139.03 C$      +12.19 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,189.14 C$ 2,101.59 C$      +76.73 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 780.08 C$ 1,689.52 C$      +116.58 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,055.48 C$ 3,522.96 C$      +71.39 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,326.58 C$ 2,523.92 C$      +90.26 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 513.90 C$ 992.25 C$      +93.08 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 308.57 C$ 803.86 C$      +160.51 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,229.50 C$ 3,454.80 C$      +6.98 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.50 3.60      +2.93 %
Last update: August 2019August 2019
Contributors:573761
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Currency: CAD