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Cost of Living Comparison Between Toronto and Vancouver 

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Consumer Prices in Vancouver are 14.60% lower than in Toronto
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Vancouver are 9.42% lower than in Toronto
Rent Prices in Vancouver are 0.14% higher than in Toronto
Restaurant Prices in Vancouver are 11.25% lower than in Toronto
Groceries Prices in Vancouver are 16.48% lower than in Toronto
Local Purchasing Power in Vancouver is 4.71% higher than in Toronto
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 C$ 15.00 C$      -25.00 %
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) 7.50 C$ 6.50 C$      -13.33 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 C$ 7.50 C$      -6.25 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.36 C$ 4.31 C$      -1.20 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.38 C$ 2.39 C$      +0.31 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.97 C$ 2.03 C$      +2.73 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 10.19 C$ 9.29 C$      -8.85 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.93 C$ 2.82 C$      -3.67 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.86 C$ 1.79 C$      -3.89 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.65 C$ 4.14 C$      +13.34 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 8.36 C$ 6.62 C$      -20.81 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 7.95 C$ 6.97 C$      -12.33 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.79 C$ 6.81 C$      -30.40 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.01 C$ 1.63 C$      -18.84 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.98 C$ 0.79 C$      -19.53 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.28 C$ 1.51 C$      -33.47 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.89 C$ 1.92 C$      +1.73 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.54 C$ 1.06 C$      -31.34 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.42 C$ 1.08 C$      -24.14 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.86 C$ 2.06 C$      -28.09 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.86 C$ 2.33 C$      -18.42 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 20.00 C$ 18.00 C$      -10.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.89 C$ 2.69 C$      -6.91 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.41 C$ 3.46 C$      +1.74 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 15.00 C$ 14.00 C$      -6.67 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.25 C$ 2.80 C$      -13.85 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 146.00 C$ 95.00 C$      -34.93 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 C$ 3.50 C$      -12.50 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.82 C$ 3.04 C$      +8.00 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 31.00 C$ 33.86 C$      +9.23 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.00 C$ 5.86 C$      +17.26 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,500.00 C$ 25,440.00 C$      +3.84 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,203.06 C$ 23,893.33 C$      +2.97 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 164.76 C$ 78.43 C$      -52.40 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.46 C$ 0.47 C$      +2.89 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 67.29 C$ 75.95 C$      +12.87 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 58.81 C$ 52.29 C$      -11.09 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 29.95 C$ 17.74 C$      -40.76 %
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 1,436.25 C$ 1,236.96 C$      -13.88 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 20,875.00 C$ 19,300.00 C$      -7.54 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 68.01 C$ 73.27 C$      +7.73 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 49.09 C$ 42.75 C$      -12.91 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 116.00 C$ 105.37 C$      -9.17 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 144.21 C$ 134.19 C$      -6.95 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,983.10 C$ 1,903.21 C$      -4.03 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,577.05 C$ 1,487.88 C$      -5.65 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,450.54 C$ 3,563.41 C$      +3.27 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,509.88 C$ 2,579.51 C$      +2.77 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 927.53 C$ 1,081.73 C$      +16.62 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 725.11 C$ 836.96 C$      +15.42 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,365.17 C$ 3,191.61 C$      -5.16 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.69 3.66      -0.78 %
Last update: December 2018December 2018
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Currency: CAD