Cost of Living Comparison Between Toronto and Winnipeg 

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Cost of Living in Winnipeg is 5.8% lower than in Toronto (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Winnipeg is 21.7% lower than in Toronto
Rent Prices in Winnipeg are 47.2% lower than in Toronto
Restaurant Prices in Winnipeg are 10.7% lower than in Toronto
Groceries Prices in Winnipeg are 5.1% lower than in Toronto
Local Purchasing Power in Winnipeg is 11.1% lower than in Toronto
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Restaurants
Toronto Edit Winnipeg 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$ 95.00 C$      -20.8 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 15.00 C$ 14.85 C$      -1.0 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 C$ 7.00 C$      -12.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 10.00 C$ 8.00 C$      -20.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.40 C$ 5.15 C$      -4.6 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.96 C$ 3.47 C$      +17.0 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.24 C$ 2.50 C$      +11.4 %
Markets
Toronto Edit Winnipeg Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 16.01 C$ 7.28 C$      -54.5 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.45 C$ 2.52 C$      -27.0 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.10 C$ 2.42 C$      +15.1 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.84 C$ 4.25 C$      -12.3 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.07 C$ 6.16 C$      -12.8 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 7.80 C$ 6.96 C$      -10.7 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.72 C$ 8.83 C$      +1.3 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.36 C$ 2.66 C$      +12.7 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.93 C$ 0.87 C$      -5.9 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.40 C$ 2.49 C$      +3.6 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.35 C$ 2.38 C$      +1.1 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.66 C$ 1.63 C$      -1.7 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.71 C$ 1.50 C$      -12.6 %
Lettuce (1 head) 3.15 C$ 3.46 C$      +9.8 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.41 C$ 2.44 C$      +1.5 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 19.00 C$ 16.00 C$      -15.8 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.47 C$ 4.64 C$      +33.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.70 C$ 4.12 C$      +11.4 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 20.00 C$ 20.00 C$      0.0 %
Transportation
Toronto Edit Winnipeg Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.35 C$ 3.15 C$      -6.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 156.00 C$ 108.00 C$      -30.8 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 C$ 3.95 C$      -21.0 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.82 C$ 2.98 C$      +5.7 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 31.00 C$ 34.65 C$      +11.8 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.12 C$ 5.73 C$      -6.4 %
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) 30,793.75 C$ 29,056.42 C$      -5.6 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Toronto Edit Winnipeg Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 159.67 C$ 195.95 C$      +22.7 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 63.86 C$ 59.47 C$      -6.9 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 72.65 C$ 89.56 C$      +23.3 %
Sports And Leisure
Toronto Edit Winnipeg Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 69.49 C$ 51.69 C$      -25.6 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 28.37 C$ 47.50 C$      +67.4 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 C$ 15.00 C$      -16.7 %
Childcare
Toronto Edit Winnipeg Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,545.84 C$ 936.41 C$      -39.4 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 24,963.85 C$ 16,470.67 C$      -34.0 %
Clothing And Shoes
Toronto Edit Winnipeg Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 82.88 C$ 72.50 C$      -12.5 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 50.31 C$ 51.71 C$      +2.8 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 138.29 C$ 114.12 C$      -17.5 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 165.42 C$ 191.62 C$      +15.8 %
Rent Per Month
Toronto Edit Winnipeg Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,524.60 C$ 1,251.52 C$      -50.4 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,164.27 C$ 1,384.81 C$      -36.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,436.51 C$ 2,030.77 C$      -54.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,621.75 C$ 2,062.00 C$      -43.1 %
Buy Apartment Price
Toronto Edit Winnipeg Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,303.09 C$ 402.58 C$      -69.1 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,019.91 C$ 371.61 C$      -63.6 %
Salaries And Financing
Toronto Edit Winnipeg Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,752.90 C$ 3,306.73 C$      -30.4 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.52 6.93      +6.3 %
Last update: May 2024May 2024
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