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Cost of Living Comparison Between Montreal and Toronto 

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Consumer Prices in Toronto are 27.75% higher than in Montreal
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Toronto are 45.91% higher than in Montreal
Rent Prices in Toronto are 96.52% higher than in Montreal
Restaurant Prices in Toronto are 28.82% higher than in Montreal
Groceries Prices in Toronto are 27.54% higher than in Montreal
Local Purchasing Power in Toronto is 18.41% 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$ 7.75 C$      +29.17 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 C$ 8.00 C$      +14.29 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.57 C$ 4.37 C$      +22.43 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.98 C$ 2.43 C$      +22.93 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.55 C$ 2.02 C$      +29.78 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 7.92 C$ 10.46 C$      +32.04 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.93 C$ 2.94 C$      +0.13 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.43 C$ 1.98 C$      +38.60 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.21 C$ 3.63 C$      +13.07 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 8.12 C$ 8.79 C$      +8.28 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 6.22 C$ 8.03 C$      +28.98 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.71 C$ 9.91 C$      +47.60 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.56 C$ 2.07 C$      +33.34 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.93 C$ 0.96 C$      +3.28 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.70 C$ 2.35 C$      +38.38 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.63 C$ 1.95 C$      +19.75 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.11 C$ 1.53 C$      +37.81 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.90 C$ 1.44 C$      +59.37 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.03 C$ 3.03 C$      +49.19 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.97 C$ 2.84 C$      +44.33 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 C$ 20.00 C$      +33.33 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.38 C$ 2.86 C$      +19.93 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.18 C$ 3.31 C$      +4.23 %
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$ 146.00 C$      +71.76 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 C$ 4.00 C$      +14.29 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.82 C$ 2.90 C$      +2.86 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 37.80 C$ 31.03 C$      -17.90 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.03 C$ 4.91 C$      -2.24 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,500.00 C$ 25,000.00 C$      +6.38 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,166.26 C$ 24,019.66 C$      +8.36 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 97.27 C$ 166.62 C$      +71.29 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.31 C$ 0.38 C$      +22.67 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 63.36 C$ 67.47 C$      +6.50 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.85 C$ 58.74 C$      +47.39 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.90 C$ 30.23 C$      +90.11 %
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 733.41 C$ 1,455.24 C$      +98.42 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,325.00 C$ 21,202.70 C$      +154.69 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 69.53 C$ 68.41 C$      -1.60 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 44.49 C$ 48.48 C$      +8.97 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 99.99 C$ 114.03 C$      +14.05 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 133.53 C$ 145.42 C$      +8.90 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,042.86 C$ 2,025.87 C$      +94.26 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 723.87 C$ 1,588.28 C$      +119.42 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,921.09 C$ 3,545.96 C$      +84.58 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,268.00 C$ 2,579.21 C$      +103.41 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 476.94 C$ 938.38 C$      +96.75 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 294.63 C$ 746.18 C$      +153.26 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,895.16 C$ 3,446.50 C$      +19.04 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.39 3.72      +9.92 %
Last update: January 2019January 2019
Contributors:513751
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: CAD