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Cost of Living Comparison Between Montreal and Sydney 

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Consumer Prices in Sydney are 20.84% higher than in Montreal
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sydney are 45.98% higher than in Montreal
Rent Prices in Sydney are 112.71% higher than in Montreal
Restaurant Prices in Sydney are 22.94% higher than in Montreal
Groceries Prices in Sydney are 6.02% higher than in Montreal
Local Purchasing Power in Sydney is 5.41% higher than in Montreal
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  MontrealSydneyDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 C$
(16.25 A$)
18.46 C$
(20.00 A$)
     +23.10 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 C$
(64.99 A$)
80.32 C$
(87.00 A$)
     +33.87 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 C$
(10.83 A$)
10.16 C$
(11.00 A$)
     +1.55 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 C$
(6.50 A$)
7.39 C$
(8.00 A$)
     +23.10 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.50 C$
(8.12 A$)
8.08 C$
(8.75 A$)
     +7.71 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.70 C$
(4.01 A$)
3.67 C$
(3.98 A$)
     -0.94 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.88 C$
(2.04 A$)
3.10 C$
(3.35 A$)
     +64.35 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.54 C$
(1.67 A$)
2.53 C$
(2.74 A$)
     +63.69 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 8.12 C$
(8.80 A$)
5.49 C$
(5.95 A$)
     -32.41 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.91 C$
(3.16 A$)
2.33 C$
(2.53 A$)
     -19.89 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.46 C$
(1.58 A$)
1.12 C$
(1.21 A$)
     -23.02 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.08 C$
(3.34 A$)
4.25 C$
(4.60 A$)
     +37.91 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 8.33 C$
(9.02 A$)
3.97 C$
(4.30 A$)
     -52.31 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 6.23 C$
(6.75 A$)
4.43 C$
(4.80 A$)
     -28.84 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.09 C$
(7.68 A$)
7.38 C$
(7.99 A$)
     +4.09 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.67 C$
(1.81 A$)
1.82 C$
(1.97 A$)
     +9.04 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.97 C$
(1.05 A$)
1.42 C$
(1.54 A$)
     +47.07 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.76 C$
(1.91 A$)
1.45 C$
(1.57 A$)
     -17.76 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.78 C$
(1.93 A$)
2.04 C$
(2.21 A$)
     +15.04 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.17 C$
(1.27 A$)
1.38 C$
(1.50 A$)
     +17.67 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.14 C$
(1.23 A$)
1.06 C$
(1.15 A$)
     -6.85 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.13 C$
(2.30 A$)
2.22 C$
(2.41 A$)
     +4.58 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.04 C$
(2.21 A$)
1.75 C$
(1.90 A$)
     -13.93 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 C$
(16.25 A$)
16.62 C$
(18.00 A$)
     +10.79 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.45 C$
(2.66 A$)
4.39 C$
(4.76 A$)
     +78.99 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.22 C$
(3.49 A$)
5.04 C$
(5.46 A$)
     +56.46 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.00 C$
(13.00 A$)
27.70 C$
(30.00 A$)
     +130.81 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.25 C$
(3.52 A$)
3.85 C$
(4.18 A$)
     +18.60 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 85.00 C$
(92.07 A$)
200.70 C$
(217.39 A$)
     +136.12 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 C$
(3.79 A$)
4.15 C$
(4.50 A$)
     +18.70 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.82 C$
(3.05 A$)
3.25 C$
(3.52 A$)
     +15.53 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 38.02 C$
(41.19 A$)
52.07 C$
(56.40 A$)
     +36.94 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.86 C$
(5.26 A$)
5.23 C$
(5.67 A$)
     +7.75 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,450.00 C$
(25,400.22 A$)
23,542.12 C$
(25,500.00 A$)
     +0.39 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,816.74 C$
(23,631.13 A$)
22,265.57 C$
(24,117.29 A$)
     +2.06 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 102.86 C$
(111.42 A$)
167.01 C$
(180.90 A$)
     +62.36 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.35 C$
(0.38 A$)
0.49 C$
(0.53 A$)
     +39.92 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 62.40 C$
(67.59 A$)
65.60 C$
(71.06 A$)
     +5.13 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 35.74 C$
(38.71 A$)
68.10 C$
(73.76 A$)
     +90.52 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.10 C$
(17.43 A$)
20.59 C$
(22.30 A$)
     +27.94 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.75 C$
(13.81 A$)
18.46 C$
(20.00 A$)
     +44.82 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 660.36 C$
(715.28 A$)
1,941.32 C$
(2,102.77 A$)
     +193.98 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 7,532.61 C$
(8,159.06 A$)
18,046.76 C$
(19,547.62 A$)
     +139.58 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 67.75 C$
(73.38 A$)
92.59 C$
(100.28 A$)
     +36.66 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 45.26 C$
(49.03 A$)
60.18 C$
(65.18 A$)
     +32.95 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 97.83 C$
(105.96 A$)
129.90 C$
(140.70 A$)
     +32.78 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 126.38 C$
(136.90 A$)
142.85 C$
(154.73 A$)
     +13.03 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,143.89 C$
(1,239.02 A$)
2,407.76 C$
(2,608.00 A$)
     +110.49 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 768.70 C$
(832.63 A$)
1,746.32 C$
(1,891.55 A$)
     +127.18 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,051.72 C$
(2,222.36 A$)
4,278.99 C$
(4,634.85 A$)
     +108.56 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,320.69 C$
(1,430.53 A$)
2,808.67 C$
(3,042.25 A$)
     +112.67 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 494.62 C$
(535.76 A$)
1,228.96 C$
(1,331.17 A$)
     +148.46 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 305.44 C$
(330.84 A$)
766.92 C$
(830.70 A$)
     +151.09 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,122.06 C$
(3,381.71 A$)
4,804.19 C$
(5,203.73 A$)
     +53.88 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.48 4.36      +25.32 %
Last update: May 2019May 2019
Contributors:540493
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: CAD