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Cost of Living Comparison Between Montreal and Toronto 

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Consumer Prices in Toronto are 22.25% higher than in Montreal
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Toronto are 39.50% higher than in Montreal
Rent Prices in Toronto are 85.33% higher than in Montreal
Restaurant Prices in Toronto are 23.41% higher than in Montreal
Groceries Prices in Toronto are 18.11% higher than in Montreal
Local Purchasing Power in Toronto is 25.11% lower than in Montreal
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 C$ 20.00 C$      +33.33 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 62.50 C$ 80.00 C$      +28.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 C$ 10.75 C$      +7.45 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 C$ 7.75 C$      +10.71 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 C$ 8.00 C$      0.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.98 C$ 4.41 C$      +10.92 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.16 C$ 2.40 C$      +11.02 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.69 C$ 1.85 C$      +9.39 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 7.78 C$ 10.95 C$      +40.76 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.00 C$ 2.81 C$      -6.36 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.45 C$ 2.03 C$      +40.17 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.13 C$ 3.47 C$      +10.59 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.90 C$ 8.99 C$      +13.77 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 6.94 C$ 7.21 C$      +3.88 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.36 C$ 10.17 C$      +38.14 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.69 C$ 2.01 C$      +18.41 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.89 C$ 0.90 C$      +0.72 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.81 C$ 2.23 C$      +23.29 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.91 C$ 1.98 C$      +3.39 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.18 C$ 1.54 C$      +30.70 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.21 C$ 1.48 C$      +22.18 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.32 C$ 2.93 C$      +26.34 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.13 C$ 2.55 C$      +19.87 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 16.49 C$ 17.50 C$      +6.09 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.45 C$ 3.19 C$      +29.91 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.26 C$ 3.39 C$      +3.90 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.00 C$ 15.00 C$      +25.00 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.50 C$ 3.25 C$      -7.14 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 85.00 C$ 151.00 C$      +77.65 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 C$ 4.00 C$      +14.29 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.82 C$ 3.22 C$      +14.29 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 39.00 C$ 34.00 C$      -12.82 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.86 C$ 4.72 C$      -2.79 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,900.00 C$ 25,000.00 C$      +4.60 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,516.33 C$ 24,575.65 C$      +9.15 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 94.25 C$ 132.23 C$      +40.29 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.36 C$ 0.46 C$      +25.31 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 61.82 C$ 66.02 C$      +6.80 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 34.40 C$ 56.50 C$      +64.25 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.00 C$ 35.88 C$      +124.24 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 C$ 15.00 C$      +15.38 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 599.52 C$ 1,529.97 C$      +155.20 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,654.76 C$ 26,434.78 C$      +205.44 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 64.46 C$ 74.66 C$      +15.81 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 46.48 C$ 46.00 C$      -1.04 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 97.69 C$ 112.67 C$      +15.33 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 121.11 C$ 139.13 C$      +14.88 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,214.43 C$ 2,159.33 C$      +77.81 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 782.94 C$ 1,730.18 C$      +120.99 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,064.80 C$ 3,553.95 C$      +72.12 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,319.83 C$ 2,530.81 C$      +91.75 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 510.22 C$ 991.94 C$      +94.41 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 303.42 C$ 788.21 C$      +159.78 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,241.52 C$ 3,386.29 C$      +4.47 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.53 3.50      -0.58 %
Last update: October 2019October 2019
Contributors:594759
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: CAD