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Cost of Living Comparison Between Toronto and Vancouver 

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Consumer Prices in Vancouver are 15.25% lower than in Toronto
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Vancouver are 10.07% lower than in Toronto
Rent Prices in Vancouver are 0.71% lower than in Toronto
Restaurant Prices in Vancouver are 11.84% lower than in Toronto
Groceries Prices in Vancouver are 17.83% lower than in Toronto
Local Purchasing Power in Vancouver is 1.83% 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) 8.00 C$ 6.50 C$      -18.75 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 C$ 7.00 C$      -12.50 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.31 C$ 4.34 C$      +0.68 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.44 C$ 2.31 C$      -5.23 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.99 C$ 1.95 C$      -2.35 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 10.22 C$ 8.78 C$      -14.11 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.90 C$ 2.66 C$      -8.19 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.96 C$ 1.82 C$      -6.81 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.59 C$ 4.09 C$      +14.09 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 8.83 C$ 6.80 C$      -23.03 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 8.07 C$ 6.99 C$      -13.32 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 10.16 C$ 6.76 C$      -33.46 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.04 C$ 1.53 C$      -24.77 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.95 C$ 0.78 C$      -17.60 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.33 C$ 1.52 C$      -34.52 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.94 C$ 2.00 C$      +2.91 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.52 C$ 1.09 C$      -28.62 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.45 C$ 1.12 C$      -22.74 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.97 C$ 2.15 C$      -27.54 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.77 C$ 2.43 C$      -12.26 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 20.00 C$ 18.00 C$      -10.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.93 C$ 2.68 C$      -8.33 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.36 C$ 3.50 C$      +4.22 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 15.00 C$ 14.00 C$      -6.67 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.25 C$ 2.90 C$      -10.77 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 146.25 C$ 95.00 C$      -35.04 %
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) 31.03 C$ 33.86 C$      +9.12 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.72 C$ 5.79 C$      +22.48 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 C$ 25,440.00 C$      +1.76 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,086.78 C$ 23,601.17 C$      -2.02 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 162.32 C$ 78.74 C$      -51.49 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.37 C$ 0.38 C$      +2.79 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 67.24 C$ 75.34 C$      +12.04 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 56.47 C$ 52.57 C$      -6.90 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 29.64 C$ 17.60 C$      -40.64 %
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 1,458.19 C$ 1,258.70 C$      -13.68 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 21,402.78 C$ 19,545.45 C$      -8.68 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 68.04 C$ 70.68 C$      +3.88 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 48.07 C$ 43.18 C$      -10.17 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 112.54 C$ 105.85 C$      -5.95 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 141.07 C$ 136.72 C$      -3.08 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,030.43 C$ 1,925.60 C$      -5.16 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,596.67 C$ 1,492.77 C$      -6.51 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,505.00 C$ 3,630.23 C$      +3.57 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,590.74 C$ 2,604.91 C$      +0.55 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 941.31 C$ 1,088.13 C$      +15.60 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 755.41 C$ 861.74 C$      +14.08 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,542.59 C$ 3,244.24 C$      -8.42 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.68 3.69      +0.37 %
Last update: February 2019February 2019
Contributors:748516
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Currency: CAD