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Cost of Living Comparison Between Toronto and Vancouver 

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Consumer Prices in Vancouver are 13.44% lower than in Toronto
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Vancouver are 7.96% lower than in Toronto
Rent Prices in Vancouver are 2.16% higher than in Toronto
Restaurant Prices in Vancouver are 9.39% lower than in Toronto
Groceries Prices in Vancouver are 14.22% lower than in Toronto
Local Purchasing Power in Vancouver is 9.46% higher than in Toronto
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 C$ 16.00 C$      -20.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 C$ 80.00 C$      0.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 11.00 C$ 10.00 C$      -9.09 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 C$ 7.00 C$      -12.50 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 C$ 7.00 C$      -12.50 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.32 C$ 4.43 C$      +2.38 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.38 C$ 2.14 C$      -9.98 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.91 C$ 1.92 C$      +0.34 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 10.70 C$ 9.68 C$      -9.53 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.95 C$ 2.94 C$      -0.20 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.13 C$ 1.86 C$      -12.46 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.69 C$ 4.21 C$      +14.19 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 9.33 C$ 7.85 C$      -15.88 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 8.17 C$ 6.93 C$      -15.14 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 11.28 C$ 8.27 C$      -26.71 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.13 C$ 1.76 C$      -17.46 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.95 C$ 0.87 C$      -8.44 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.38 C$ 1.69 C$      -29.24 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.11 C$ 2.16 C$      +2.45 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.60 C$ 1.28 C$      -20.00 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.43 C$ 1.37 C$      -4.81 %
Lettuce (1 head) 3.10 C$ 2.48 C$      -20.02 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.76 C$ 2.50 C$      -9.71 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 20.00 C$ 20.00 C$      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.11 C$ 2.80 C$      -10.07 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.51 C$ 3.66 C$      +4.10 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 16.00 C$ 14.00 C$      -12.50 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.25 C$ 2.95 C$      -9.23 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 147.00 C$ 95.00 C$      -35.37 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 C$ 3.50 C$      -12.50 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 C$ 3.04 C$      -5.50 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 35.00 C$ 33.86 C$      -3.26 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.60 C$ 5.72 C$      +24.50 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 C$ 25,720.00 C$      +2.88 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,008.61 C$ 23,915.97 C$      -0.39 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 145.04 C$ 82.80 C$      -42.92 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.45 C$ 0.39 C$      -13.79 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 66.95 C$ 74.45 C$      +11.21 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 55.95 C$ 53.06 C$      -5.16 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 37.49 C$ 16.89 C$      -54.95 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 C$ 15.00 C$      0.00 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,588.36 C$ 1,288.85 C$      -18.86 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 25,413.79 C$ 22,200.00 C$      -12.65 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 72.13 C$ 69.73 C$      -3.33 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 45.86 C$ 48.15 C$      +4.98 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 109.74 C$ 109.20 C$      -0.49 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 140.24 C$ 142.20 C$      +1.40 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,100.28 C$ 1,991.59 C$      -5.18 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,668.46 C$ 1,592.61 C$      -4.55 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,472.41 C$ 3,734.92 C$      +7.56 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,571.32 C$ 2,688.65 C$      +4.56 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 985.73 C$ 1,136.75 C$      +15.32 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 795.46 C$ 834.90 C$      +4.96 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,451.06 C$ 3,476.75 C$      +0.74 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.73 3.71      -0.59 %
Last update: July 2019July 2019
Contributors:748501
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Currency: CAD