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Cost of Living Comparison Between Montreal and Seoul 

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Consumer Prices in Seoul are 31.32% higher than in Montreal
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Seoul are 32.86% higher than in Montreal
Rent Prices in Seoul are 37.17% higher than in Montreal
Restaurant Prices in Seoul are 16.23% lower than in Montreal
Groceries Prices in Seoul are 57.78% higher than in Montreal
Local Purchasing Power in Seoul is 9.51% lower than in Montreal
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  MontrealSeoulDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 C$
(12,563.94 ₩)
9.55 C$
(8,000.00 ₩)
     -36.33 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 C$
(50,255.75 ₩)
53.73 C$
(45,000.00 ₩)
     -10.46 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 C$
(8,375.96 ₩)
7.16 C$
(6,000.00 ₩)
     -28.37 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 C$
(5,025.57 ₩)
4.78 C$
(4,000.00 ₩)
     -20.41 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.00 C$
(5,863.17 ₩)
7.16 C$
(6,000.00 ₩)
     +2.33 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.62 C$
(3,032.50 ₩)
5.61 C$
(4,695.83 ₩)
     +54.85 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.12 C$
(1,773.61 ₩)
1.84 C$
(1,541.31 ₩)
     -13.10 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.62 C$
(1,353.76 ₩)
1.04 C$
(867.75 ₩)
     -35.90 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 7.49 C$
(6,275.65 ₩)
11.33 C$
(9,486.34 ₩)
     +51.16 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.90 C$
(2,425.52 ₩)
4.19 C$
(3,510.11 ₩)
     +44.72 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.38 C$
(1,153.08 ₩)
2.37 C$
(1,986.74 ₩)
     +72.30 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.11 C$
(2,604.59 ₩)
4.34 C$
(3,631.43 ₩)
     +39.42 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.70 C$
(5,608.82 ₩)
10.12 C$
(8,473.32 ₩)
     +51.07 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.97 C$
(4,999.38 ₩)
5.43 C$
(4,551.05 ₩)
     -8.97 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.89 C$
(5,773.44 ₩)
13.75 C$
(11,514.28 ₩)
     +99.44 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.56 C$
(1,304.26 ₩)
4.12 C$
(3,454.28 ₩)
     +164.85 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.91 C$
(762.69 ₩)
2.57 C$
(2,154.57 ₩)
     +182.50 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.76 C$
(1,473.19 ₩)
3.92 C$
(3,280.99 ₩)
     +122.71 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.62 C$
(1,358.97 ₩)
3.37 C$
(2,823.62 ₩)
     +107.78 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.04 C$
(869.72 ₩)
2.06 C$
(1,723.65 ₩)
     +98.19 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.92 C$
(766.74 ₩)
1.83 C$
(1,529.26 ₩)
     +99.45 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.17 C$
(1,814.09 ₩)
3.05 C$
(2,557.14 ₩)
     +40.96 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.94 C$
(1,626.33 ₩)
1.54 C$
(1,292.31 ₩)
     -20.54 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 C$
(12,563.94 ₩)
23.88 C$
(20,000.00 ₩)
     +59.19 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.55 C$
(2,133.30 ₩)
3.30 C$
(2,766.67 ₩)
     +29.69 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.15 C$
(2,641.65 ₩)
5.32 C$
(4,458.33 ₩)
     +68.77 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.00 C$
(10,051.15 ₩)
5.37 C$
(4,500.00 ₩)
     -55.23 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.25 C$
(2,722.19 ₩)
1.49 C$
(1,250.00 ₩)
     -54.08 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 83.00 C$
(69,520.45 ₩)
65.66 C$
(55,000.00 ₩)
     -20.89 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 C$
(2,931.59 ₩)
3.58 C$
(3,000.00 ₩)
     +2.33 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.74 C$
(2,291.57 ₩)
1.43 C$
(1,194.94 ₩)
     -47.85 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 37.80 C$
(31,661.12 ₩)
12.30 C$
(10,300.00 ₩)
     -67.47 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.86 C$
(4,066.97 ₩)
7.11 C$
(5,951.55 ₩)
     +46.34 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 C$
(19,264,703.78 ₩)
38,204.58 C$
(32,000,000.00 ₩)
     +66.11 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,826.65 C$
(18,281,910.33 ₩)
33,718.30 C$
(28,242,307.69 ₩)
     +54.48 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 95.20 C$
(79,735.35 ₩)
213.51 C$
(178,836.04 ₩)
     +124.29 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.33 C$
(280.13 ₩)
0.19 C$
(156.44 ₩)
     -44.16 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 67.32 C$
(56,389.90 ₩)
33.76 C$
(28,279.41 ₩)
     -49.85 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 41.95 C$
(35,136.22 ₩)
85.42 C$
(71,545.45 ₩)
     +103.62 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.00 C$
(13,401.53 ₩)
22.26 C$
(18,642.86 ₩)
     +39.11 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 C$
(10,888.75 ₩)
11.94 C$
(10,000.00 ₩)
     -8.16 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 760.00 C$
(636,572.82 ₩)
637.41 C$
(533,888.83 ₩)
     -16.13 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,785.71 C$
(7,358,877.53 ₩)
24,574.30 C$
(20,583,333.33 ₩)
     +179.71 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 65.63 C$
(54,971.10 ₩)
86.21 C$
(72,208.33 ₩)
     +31.36 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 45.96 C$
(38,493.59 ₩)
58.14 C$
(48,694.44 ₩)
     +26.50 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 100.54 C$
(84,213.98 ₩)
118.81 C$
(99,510.64 ₩)
     +18.16 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 130.71 C$
(109,481.88 ₩)
156.23 C$
(130,857.14 ₩)
     +19.52 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,055.04 C$
(883,698.49 ₩)
1,045.29 C$
(875,531.91 ₩)
     -0.92 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 701.44 C$
(587,524.77 ₩)
623.81 C$
(522,500.00 ₩)
     -11.07 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,892.57 C$
(1,585,206.68 ₩)
3,204.26 C$
(2,683,870.97 ₩)
     +69.31 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,206.38 C$
(1,010,454.65 ₩)
1,774.08 C$
(1,485,961.03 ₩)
     +47.06 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 446.53 C$
(374,014.23 ₩)
1,473.67 C$
(1,234,337.70 ₩)
     +230.02 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 285.64 C$
(239,252.92 ₩)
799.56 C$
(669,704.17 ₩)
     +179.91 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,883.31 C$
(2,415,045.15 ₩)
3,466.38 C$
(2,903,423.50 ₩)
     +20.22 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.17 3.65      +14.97 %
Last update: June 2018June 2018
Contributors:473266
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: CAD