Cost of Living Comparison Between Toronto and Regina 

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Cost of Living in Regina is 5.9% lower than in Toronto (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Regina is 24.0% lower than in Toronto
Rent Prices in Regina are 53.0% lower than in Toronto
Restaurant Prices in Regina are 17.7% lower than in Toronto
Groceries Prices in Regina are 6.6% lower than in Toronto
Local Purchasing Power in Regina is 13.2% lower than in Toronto
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Restaurants
Toronto Edit Regina Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 C$ 22.00 C$      -12.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 120.00 C$ 90.00 C$      -25.0 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 15.00 C$ 12.00 C$      -20.0 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 C$ 7.00 C$      -12.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 10.00 C$ 8.50 C$      -15.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.37 C$ 4.55 C$      -15.2 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.82 C$ 2.71 C$      -3.7 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.19 C$ 2.22 C$      +1.5 %
Markets
Toronto Edit Regina Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 15.38 C$ 9.47 C$      -38.5 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.43 C$ 2.32 C$      -32.2 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.15 C$ 2.38 C$      +10.7 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.63 C$ 4.20 C$      -9.4 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.98 C$ 4.08 C$      -41.5 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 7.82 C$ 6.73 C$      -13.9 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.55 C$ 10.10 C$      +18.2 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.37 C$ 2.38 C$      +0.6 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.91 C$ 0.81 C$      -10.1 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.36 C$ 2.74 C$      +16.1 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.29 C$ 1.63 C$      -28.7 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.62 C$ 1.37 C$      -15.3 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.73 C$ 1.81 C$      +5.0 %
Lettuce (1 head) 3.09 C$ 3.57 C$      +15.6 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.35 C$ 2.63 C$      +12.1 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 18.00 C$ 14.00 C$      -22.2 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.41 C$ 5.35 C$      +57.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.64 C$ 3.75 C$      +3.1 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 20.00 C$ 20.00 C$      0.0 %
Transportation
Toronto Edit Regina Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.35 C$ 3.25 C$      -3.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 156.00 C$ 88.00 C$      -43.6 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 C$ 4.50 C$      -10.0 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.82 C$ 1.48 C$      -47.4 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 31.00 C$ 20.00 C$      -35.5 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.03 C$ 5.75 C$      -4.6 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 34,226.00 C$ 33,978.00 C$      -0.7 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 30,337.76 C$ 27,016.19 C$      -10.9 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Toronto Edit Regina Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 161.22 C$ 312.90 C$      +94.1 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 62.14 C$ 89.90 C$      +44.7 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 71.56 C$ 73.75 C$      +3.1 %
Sports And Leisure
Toronto Edit Regina Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 70.05 C$ 55.00 C$      -21.5 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 27.58 C$ 25.00 C$      -9.4 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 C$ 12.75 C$      -29.2 %
Childcare
Toronto Edit Regina Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,497.84 C$ 850.00 C$      -43.3 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 24,636.36 C$ 13,900.00 C$      -43.6 %
Clothing And Shoes
Toronto Edit Regina Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 79.80 C$ 88.00 C$      +10.3 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 50.31 C$ 75.25 C$      +49.6 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 135.95 C$ 125.00 C$      -8.1 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 162.54 C$ 150.00 C$      -7.7 %
Rent Per Month
Toronto Edit Regina Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,493.24 C$ 1,322.50 C$      -47.0 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,142.71 C$ 950.00 C$      -55.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,410.91 C$ 1,683.33 C$      -61.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,613.62 C$ 2,000.00 C$      -44.7 %
Buy Apartment Price
Toronto Edit Regina Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,292.64 C$ 353.03 C$      -72.7 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 996.89 C$ 315.87 C$      -68.3 %
Salaries And Financing
Toronto Edit Regina Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,659.68 C$ 3,073.20 C$      -34.0 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.46 6.72      +4.1 %
Last update: June 2024June 2024
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