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Cost of Living Comparison Between Vancouver and Toronto 

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Consumer Prices in Toronto are 8.19% higher than in Vancouver
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Toronto are 4.09% higher than in Vancouver
Rent Prices in Toronto are 2.26% lower than in Vancouver
Restaurant Prices in Toronto are 10.76% higher than in Vancouver
Groceries Prices in Toronto are 2.33% higher than in Vancouver
Local Purchasing Power in Toronto is 13.75% lower than in Vancouver
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 16.00 C$ 20.00 C$      +25.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 C$ 80.00 C$      0.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 C$ 11.00 C$      +10.00 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 C$ 7.50 C$      +7.14 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 C$ 8.00 C$      +14.29 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.41 C$ 4.45 C$      +0.96 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.01 C$ 2.41 C$      +19.80 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.82 C$ 1.79 C$      -1.34 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 9.05 C$ 10.91 C$      +20.58 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.05 C$ 2.67 C$      -12.60 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.89 C$ 1.69 C$      -10.52 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.01 C$ 3.43 C$      -14.53 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.39 C$ 9.31 C$      +25.87 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 6.90 C$ 6.57 C$      -4.75 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.17 C$ 9.81 C$      +20.09 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.74 C$ 1.89 C$      +8.37 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.81 C$ 0.81 C$      +0.15 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.82 C$ 2.03 C$      +11.78 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.26 C$ 1.90 C$      -15.78 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.48 C$ 1.43 C$      -3.67 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.50 C$ 1.43 C$      -4.78 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.78 C$ 2.78 C$      +0.21 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.52 C$ 2.07 C$      -17.77 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 20.00 C$ 15.50 C$      -22.50 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.99 C$ 3.12 C$      +4.16 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.82 C$ 3.26 C$      -14.64 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 15.00 C$ 15.00 C$      0.00 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.95 C$ 3.25 C$      +10.17 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 98.00 C$ 151.00 C$      +54.08 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 C$ 4.00 C$      +14.29 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.04 C$ 3.22 C$      +5.82 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 33.86 C$ 31.20 C$      -7.86 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.88 C$ 4.60 C$      -21.65 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,220.00 C$ 26,000.00 C$      +3.09 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,637.59 C$ 25,178.19 C$      +6.52 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 88.03 C$ 135.69 C$      +54.14 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.37 C$ 0.44 C$      +19.16 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 72.64 C$ 64.38 C$      -11.37 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 53.75 C$ 55.31 C$      +2.90 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.22 C$ 34.27 C$      +111.24 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 C$ 15.00 C$      0.00 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,244.81 C$ 1,486.26 C$      +19.40 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 22,000.00 C$ 25,703.70 C$      +16.84 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 68.65 C$ 72.27 C$      +5.27 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 51.34 C$ 44.75 C$      -12.85 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 105.37 C$ 111.27 C$      +5.60 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 138.37 C$ 137.80 C$      -0.41 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,053.29 C$ 2,159.21 C$      +5.16 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,654.43 C$ 1,704.72 C$      +3.04 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,748.25 C$ 3,506.13 C$      -6.46 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,700.36 C$ 2,545.91 C$      -5.72 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,168.87 C$ 1,002.79 C$      -14.21 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 873.90 C$ 772.65 C$      -11.59 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,741.96 C$ 3,359.65 C$      -10.22 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.79 3.42      -9.62 %
Last update: December 2019December 2019
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Currency: CAD