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Cost of Living Comparison Between Montreal and Seoul 

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Consumer Prices in Seoul are 29.20% higher than in Montreal
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Seoul are 24.02% higher than in Montreal
Rent Prices in Seoul are 9.59% higher than in Montreal
Restaurant Prices in Seoul are 16.42% lower than in Montreal
Groceries Prices in Seoul are 52.19% higher than in Montreal
Local Purchasing Power in Seoul is 11.25% lower than in Montreal
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  MontrealSeoulDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 C$
(12,794.82 ₩)
9.38 C$
(8,000.00 ₩)
     -37.47 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 C$
(51,179.26 ₩)
56.27 C$
(48,000.00 ₩)
     -6.21 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 C$
(8,529.88 ₩)
7.03 C$
(6,000.00 ₩)
     -29.66 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.25 C$
(5,331.17 ₩)
4.69 C$
(4,000.00 ₩)
     -24.97 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 C$
(5,970.91 ₩)
5.86 C$
(5,000.00 ₩)
     -16.26 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.58 C$
(3,051.07 ₩)
5.58 C$
(4,756.36 ₩)
     +55.89 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.10 C$
(1,788.26 ₩)
1.93 C$
(1,646.12 ₩)
     -7.95 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.63 C$
(1,387.11 ₩)
1.08 C$
(924.24 ₩)
     -33.37 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 7.84 C$
(6,686.67 ₩)
10.80 C$
(9,211.87 ₩)
     +37.76 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.88 C$
(2,455.33 ₩)
3.76 C$
(3,207.17 ₩)
     +30.62 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.45 C$
(1,233.87 ₩)
2.35 C$
(2,007.90 ₩)
     +62.73 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.19 C$
(2,719.32 ₩)
4.38 C$
(3,735.56 ₩)
     +37.37 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 8.60 C$
(7,332.85 ₩)
9.77 C$
(8,335.76 ₩)
     +13.68 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 6.26 C$
(5,339.83 ₩)
5.13 C$
(4,375.66 ₩)
     -18.06 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.87 C$
(5,858.24 ₩)
15.54 C$
(13,254.99 ₩)
     +126.26 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.56 C$
(1,328.61 ₩)
3.99 C$
(3,401.95 ₩)
     +156.05 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.94 C$
(804.39 ₩)
2.60 C$
(2,219.37 ₩)
     +175.91 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.70 C$
(1,449.15 ₩)
3.89 C$
(3,319.48 ₩)
     +129.06 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.66 C$
(1,419.68 ₩)
3.27 C$
(2,788.08 ₩)
     +96.39 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.13 C$
(966.41 ₩)
2.37 C$
(2,023.72 ₩)
     +109.41 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.08 C$
(919.50 ₩)
1.94 C$
(1,654.10 ₩)
     +79.89 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.09 C$
(1,781.46 ₩)
3.00 C$
(2,557.14 ₩)
     +43.54 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.00 C$
(1,705.98 ₩)
1.60 C$
(1,364.71 ₩)
     -20.00 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 C$
(12,794.82 ₩)
24.62 C$
(21,000.00 ₩)
     +64.13 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.45 C$
(2,092.53 ₩)
2.96 C$
(2,524.79 ₩)
     +20.66 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.22 C$
(2,748.52 ₩)
3.61 C$
(3,077.78 ₩)
     +11.98 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.00 C$
(10,235.85 ₩)
5.28 C$
(4,500.00 ₩)
     -56.04 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.25 C$
(2,772.21 ₩)
1.47 C$
(1,250.00 ₩)
     -54.91 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 85.00 C$
(72,503.96 ₩)
64.48 C$
(55,000.00 ₩)
     -24.14 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 C$
(2,985.46 ₩)
3.52 C$
(3,000.00 ₩)
     +0.49 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.82 C$
(2,402.31 ₩)
1.69 C$
(1,443.85 ₩)
     -39.90 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 37.80 C$
(32,242.94 ₩)
12.08 C$
(10,300.00 ₩)
     -68.06 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.96 C$
(4,229.23 ₩)
7.09 C$
(6,048.30 ₩)
     +43.01 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,020.00 C$
(20,488,765.37 ₩)
37,515.19 C$
(32,000,000.00 ₩)
     +56.18 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,916.27 C$
(18,694,309.49 ₩)
32,956.82 C$
(28,111,764.71 ₩)
     +50.38 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 98.17 C$
(83,740.26 ₩)
227.97 C$
(194,457.09 ₩)
     +132.21 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.33 C$
(279.86 ₩)
0.16 C$
(140.44 ₩)
     -49.82 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 63.88 C$
(54,487.62 ₩)
31.98 C$
(27,275.38 ₩)
     -49.94 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 38.83 C$
(33,124.10 ₩)
86.37 C$
(73,672.84 ₩)
     +122.41 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.90 C$
(13,562.50 ₩)
25.09 C$
(21,400.00 ₩)
     +57.79 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 C$
(11,088.84 ₩)
11.72 C$
(10,000.00 ₩)
     -9.82 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 728.86 C$
(621,711.74 ₩)
518.38 C$
(442,173.91 ₩)
     -28.88 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 7,690.48 C$
(6,559,881.86 ₩)
23,974.75 C$
(20,450,166.67 ₩)
     +211.75 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 68.67 C$
(58,578.69 ₩)
79.97 C$
(68,214.29 ₩)
     +16.45 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 45.08 C$
(38,454.09 ₩)
58.38 C$
(49,800.00 ₩)
     +29.51 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 99.45 C$
(84,833.51 ₩)
114.98 C$
(98,074.07 ₩)
     +15.61 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 135.17 C$
(115,301.69 ₩)
161.46 C$
(137,727.27 ₩)
     +19.45 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,065.35 C$
(908,733.60 ₩)
945.21 C$
(806,250.00 ₩)
     -11.28 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 731.31 C$
(623,795.62 ₩)
589.03 C$
(502,439.02 ₩)
     -19.45 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,947.58 C$
(1,661,262.40 ₩)
2,470.31 C$
(2,107,142.86 ₩)
     +26.84 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,273.88 C$
(1,086,604.52 ₩)
1,480.09 C$
(1,262,500.00 ₩)
     +16.19 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 483.86 C$
(412,726.52 ₩)
1,631.39 C$
(1,391,553.73 ₩)
     +237.16 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 301.85 C$
(257,470.34 ₩)
747.68 C$
(637,764.13 ₩)
     +147.70 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,966.41 C$
(2,530,311.38 ₩)
3,265.04 C$
(2,785,040.83 ₩)
     +10.07 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.47 3.54      +2.05 %
Last update: February 2019February 2019
Contributors:514320
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: CAD