Cost of Living Comparison Between Toronto and Saskatoon 

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Cost of Living in Saskatoon is 2.9% lower than in Toronto (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Saskatoon is 18.9% lower than in Toronto
Rent Prices in Saskatoon are 44.5% lower than in Toronto
Restaurant Prices in Saskatoon are 10.2% lower than in Toronto
Groceries Prices in Saskatoon are 7.9% lower than in Toronto
Local Purchasing Power in Saskatoon is 2.6% lower than in Toronto
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Restaurants
Toronto Edit Saskatoon Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 C$ 24.00 C$      -4.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 120.00 C$ 100.00 C$      -16.7 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 15.00 C$ 12.50 C$      -16.7 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.09 C$ 8.00 C$      -1.1 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 10.00 C$ 9.00 C$      -10.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.44 C$ 5.00 C$      -8.2 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.97 C$ 2.67 C$      -10.2 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.23 C$ 2.19 C$      -2.0 %
Markets
Toronto Edit Saskatoon Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 15.96 C$ 10.48 C$      -34.4 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.48 C$ 2.96 C$      -14.8 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.15 C$ 2.13 C$      -0.8 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.88 C$ 4.46 C$      -8.7 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.29 C$ 5.38 C$      -26.2 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 7.88 C$ 7.45 C$      -5.4 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.79 C$ 8.68 C$      -1.2 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.39 C$ 2.56 C$      +7.0 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.94 C$ 0.84 C$      -10.4 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.46 C$ 2.08 C$      -15.4 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.32 C$ 1.68 C$      -27.9 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.66 C$ 1.24 C$      -25.3 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.72 C$ 1.31 C$      -23.6 %
Lettuce (1 head) 3.15 C$ 3.41 C$      +8.4 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.42 C$ 2.52 C$      +3.8 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 19.00 C$ 20.00 C$      +5.3 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.51 C$ 4.55 C$      +29.6 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.80 C$ 5.33 C$      +40.4 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 20.00 C$ 20.00 C$      0.0 %
Transportation
Toronto Edit Saskatoon Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.35 C$ 3.00 C$      -10.4 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 156.00 C$ 90.00 C$      -42.3 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 C$ 4.50 C$      -10.0 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.82 C$ 4.02 C$      +42.9 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 31.00 C$ 20.00 C$      -35.5 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.13 C$ 5.73 C$      -6.5 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 34,350.00 C$ 33,978.00 C$      -1.1 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 31,263.32 C$ 28,661.94 C$      -8.3 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Toronto Edit Saskatoon Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 158.42 C$ 326.44 C$      +106.1 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 64.04 C$ 87.03 C$      +35.9 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 73.32 C$ 100.40 C$      +36.9 %
Sports And Leisure
Toronto Edit Saskatoon Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 72.29 C$ 52.14 C$      -27.9 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 29.11 C$ 26.67 C$      -8.4 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 C$ 20.00 C$      +11.1 %
Childcare
Toronto Edit Saskatoon Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,563.31 C$ 850.00 C$      -45.6 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 24,966.43 C$ 13,900.00 C$      -44.3 %
Clothing And Shoes
Toronto Edit Saskatoon Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 84.31 C$ 88.00 C$      +4.4 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 51.31 C$ 75.25 C$      +46.6 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 138.55 C$ 142.86 C$      +3.1 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 166.74 C$ 183.33 C$      +10.0 %
Rent Per Month
Toronto Edit Saskatoon Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,525.25 C$ 1,487.50 C$      -41.1 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,153.12 C$ 1,283.75 C$      -40.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,487.30 C$ 2,400.00 C$      -46.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,642.81 C$ 1,928.00 C$      -47.1 %
Buy Apartment Price
Toronto Edit Saskatoon Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,303.09 C$ 344.00 C$      -73.6 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,019.91 C$ 226.00 C$      -77.8 %
Salaries And Financing
Toronto Edit Saskatoon Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,639.42 C$ 3,666.25 C$      -21.0 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.53 6.97      +6.7 %
Last update: May 2024May 2024
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