Cost of Living Comparison Between Toronto and Merida 

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Consumer Prices in Merida are 45.9% lower than in Toronto (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Merida are 55.8% lower than in Toronto
Rent Prices in Merida are 71.8% lower than in Toronto
Restaurant Prices in Merida are 51.6% lower than in Toronto
Groceries Prices in Merida are 40.3% lower than in Toronto
Local Purchasing Power in Merida is 58.4% lower than in Toronto
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Restaurants
Toronto Edit Merida Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 23.00 C$
(323.89 MXN)
9.66 C$
(136.05 MXN)
     -58.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 117.50 C$
(1,654.66 MXN)
49.71 C$
(700.00 MXN)
     -57.7 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 13.00 C$
(183.07 MXN)
8.88 C$
(125.00 MXN)
     -31.7 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 C$
(112.66 MXN)
3.91 C$
(55.00 MXN)
     -51.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.79 C$
(123.78 MXN)
4.79 C$
(67.50 MXN)
     -45.5 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.88 C$
(68.69 MXN)
4.45 C$
(62.71 MXN)
     -8.7 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.68 C$
(37.75 MXN)
1.25 C$
(17.57 MXN)
     -53.5 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.13 C$
(29.95 MXN)
0.98 C$
(13.85 MXN)
     -53.8 %
Markets
Toronto Edit Merida Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 13.49 C$
(189.94 MXN)
6.70 C$
(94.38 MXN)
     -50.3 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.09 C$
(43.50 MXN)
2.28 C$
(32.12 MXN)
     -26.2 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.87 C$
(26.35 MXN)
0.72 C$
(10.21 MXN)
     -61.3 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.36 C$
(61.35 MXN)
2.17 C$
(30.53 MXN)
     -50.2 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.06 C$
(99.49 MXN)
4.55 C$
(64.11 MXN)
     -35.6 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 7.26 C$
(102.28 MXN)
3.32 C$
(46.72 MXN)
     -54.3 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.32 C$
(117.10 MXN)
9.67 C$
(136.19 MXN)
     +16.3 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.22 C$
(31.21 MXN)
1.54 C$
(21.68 MXN)
     -30.5 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.75 C$
(10.63 MXN)
0.64 C$
(9.07 MXN)
     -14.7 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.03 C$
(28.53 MXN)
0.87 C$
(12.31 MXN)
     -56.8 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.32 C$
(32.69 MXN)
0.83 C$
(11.62 MXN)
     -64.4 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.62 C$
(22.82 MXN)
0.73 C$
(10.32 MXN)
     -54.8 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.63 C$
(23.02 MXN)
0.98 C$
(13.79 MXN)
     -40.1 %
Lettuce (1 head) 3.32 C$
(46.75 MXN)
1.36 C$
(19.12 MXN)
     -59.1 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.22 C$
(31.27 MXN)
1.22 C$
(17.14 MXN)
     -45.2 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 16.07 C$
(226.32 MXN)
11.72 C$
(165.00 MXN)
     -27.1 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.10 C$
(43.61 MXN)
1.89 C$
(26.57 MXN)
     -39.1 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.72 C$
(52.35 MXN)
3.33 C$
(46.88 MXN)
     -10.5 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 17.25 C$
(242.92 MXN)
4.97 C$
(70.00 MXN)
     -71.2 %
Transportation
Toronto Edit Merida Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.25 C$
(45.77 MXN)
0.57 C$
(8.00 MXN)
     -82.5 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 156.00 C$
(2,196.82 MXN)
35.51 C$
(500.00 MXN)
     -77.2 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.47 C$
(62.95 MXN)
2.49 C$
(35.00 MXN)
     -44.4 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.82 C$
(39.66 MXN)
2.49 C$
(35.00 MXN)
     -11.8 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 31.00 C$
(436.55 MXN)
10.65 C$
(150.00 MXN)
     -65.6 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.15 C$
(86.55 MXN)
6.10 C$
(85.86 MXN)
     -0.8 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 30,000.00 C$
(422,465.18 MXN)
17,054.22 C$
(240,160.48 MXN)
     -43.2 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,542.44 C$
(373,775.28 MXN)
23,567.82 C$
(331,886.18 MXN)
     -11.2 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Toronto Edit Merida Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 183.63 C$
(2,585.89 MXN)
94.54 C$
(1,331.40 MXN)
     -48.5 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.45 C$
(6.36 MXN)
0.09 C$
(1.33 MXN)
     -79.0 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 74.47 C$
(1,048.77 MXN)
41.71 C$
(587.33 MXN)
     -44.0 %
Sports And Leisure
Toronto Edit Merida Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 62.77 C$
(883.88 MXN)
33.14 C$
(466.67 MXN)
     -47.2 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 23.77 C$
(334.70 MXN)
11.84 C$
(166.67 MXN)
     -50.2 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 C$
(211.23 MXN)
7.10 C$
(100.00 MXN)
     -52.7 %
Childcare
Toronto Edit Merida Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,546.06 C$
(21,771.92 MXN)
187.47 C$
(2,640.00 MXN)
     -87.9 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 26,395.00 C$
(371,698.95 MXN)
4,903.36 C$
(69,050.00 MXN)
     -81.4 %
Clothing And Shoes
Toronto Edit Merida Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 78.90 C$
(1,111.15 MXN)
84.30 C$
(1,187.09 MXN)
     +6.8 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 49.83 C$
(701.65 MXN)
52.45 C$
(738.59 MXN)
     +5.3 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 124.19 C$
(1,748.89 MXN)
109.46 C$
(1,541.43 MXN)
     -11.9 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 142.26 C$
(2,003.36 MXN)
90.90 C$
(1,280.00 MXN)
     -36.1 %
Rent Per Month
Toronto Edit Merida Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,436.77 C$
(34,315.06 MXN)
607.12 C$
(8,549.58 MXN)
     -75.1 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,033.60 C$
(28,637.51 MXN)
455.35 C$
(6,412.33 MXN)
     -77.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,854.13 C$
(54,274.49 MXN)
1,212.27 C$
(17,071.43 MXN)
     -68.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,158.44 C$
(44,477.76 MXN)
961.68 C$
(13,542.56 MXN)
     -69.6 %
Buy Apartment Price
Toronto Edit Merida Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,185.21 C$
(16,690.35 MXN)
126.67 C$
(1,783.72 MXN)
     -89.3 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 929.58 C$
(13,090.47 MXN)
149.58 C$
(2,106.34 MXN)
     -83.9 %
Salaries And Financing
Toronto Edit Merida Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,381.93 C$
(61,707.16 MXN)
806.44 C$
(11,356.41 MXN)
     -81.6 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.96 11.90      +99.8 %
Last update: February 2023January 2023
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