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Cost of Living Comparison Between Montreal and Toronto 

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Consumer Prices in Toronto are 26.01% higher than in Montreal
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Toronto are 44.45% higher than in Montreal
Rent Prices in Toronto are 95.48% higher than in Montreal
Restaurant Prices in Toronto are 28.48% higher than in Montreal
Groceries Prices in Toronto are 25.81% higher than in Montreal
Local Purchasing Power in Toronto is 18.73% 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 60.00 C$ 80.00 C$      +33.33 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 C$ 11.00 C$      +10.00 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 C$ 8.00 C$      +33.33 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.50 C$ 8.50 C$      +13.33 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.61 C$ 4.29 C$      +18.82 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.00 C$ 2.42 C$      +20.66 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.58 C$ 1.98 C$      +24.98 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 7.92 C$ 9.89 C$      +24.84 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.91 C$ 2.88 C$      -1.10 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.47 C$ 1.95 C$      +33.06 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.14 C$ 3.57 C$      +13.67 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 8.23 C$ 9.22 C$      +11.97 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 6.08 C$ 7.96 C$      +30.95 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.98 C$ 10.15 C$      +45.37 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.60 C$ 2.08 C$      +30.51 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.91 C$ 0.93 C$      +1.69 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.76 C$ 2.33 C$      +32.75 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.74 C$ 2.00 C$      +14.45 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.14 C$ 1.51 C$      +32.97 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.09 C$ 1.45 C$      +33.69 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.08 C$ 3.01 C$      +44.55 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.00 C$ 2.72 C$      +36.17 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 C$ 19.50 C$      +30.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.45 C$ 2.93 C$      +19.59 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.22 C$ 3.26 C$      +1.06 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.00 C$ 15.00 C$      +25.00 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.25 C$ 3.25 C$      0.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 85.00 C$ 146.25 C$      +72.06 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 C$ 4.00 C$      +14.29 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.82 C$ 2.82 C$      0.00 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 37.90 C$ 31.03 C$      -18.13 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.92 C$ 4.53 C$      -7.98 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 C$ 25,000.00 C$      +8.70 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,904.18 C$ 24,081.27 C$      +9.94 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 99.47 C$ 162.50 C$      +63.37 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.35 C$ 0.36 C$      +4.66 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 62.08 C$ 67.13 C$      +8.14 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.45 C$ 55.87 C$      +49.20 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.04 C$ 30.46 C$      +89.88 %
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 714.57 C$ 1,503.38 C$      +110.39 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 7,785.71 C$ 22,140.62 C$      +184.38 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 68.53 C$ 67.05 C$      -2.16 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 45.24 C$ 47.61 C$      +5.23 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 98.72 C$ 110.22 C$      +11.66 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 131.58 C$ 140.33 C$      +6.65 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,085.77 C$ 2,048.06 C$      +88.63 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 746.03 C$ 1,609.48 C$      +115.74 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,925.00 C$ 3,550.00 C$      +84.42 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,277.77 C$ 2,633.97 C$      +106.14 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 487.51 C$ 955.77 C$      +96.05 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 300.06 C$ 766.09 C$      +155.31 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,039.96 C$ 3,568.91 C$      +17.40 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.49 3.75      +7.36 %
Last update: March 2019March 2019
Contributors:529731
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: CAD