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Cost of Living Comparison Between Calgary and Edinburgh 

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Consumer Prices in Edinburgh are 2.85% higher than in Calgary
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Edinburgh are 7.82% higher than in Calgary
Rent Prices in Edinburgh are 21.31% higher than in Calgary
Restaurant Prices in Edinburgh are 29.99% higher than in Calgary
Groceries Prices in Edinburgh are 14.01% lower than in Calgary
Local Purchasing Power in Edinburgh is 30.72% lower than in Calgary
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 C$
(11.39 £)
26.34 C$
(15.00 £)
     +31.68 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 C$
(34.17 £)
96.57 C$
(55.00 £)
     +60.94 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 C$
(5.70 £)
9.64 C$
(5.49 £)
     -3.61 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.88 C$
(3.92 £)
7.02 C$
(4.00 £)
     +2.15 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 C$
(3.99 £)
7.02 C$
(4.00 £)
     +0.33 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.55 C$
(2.59 £)
4.69 C$
(2.67 £)
     +3.11 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.38 C$
(1.36 £)
2.29 C$
(1.30 £)
     -4.00 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.09 C$
(1.19 £)
1.59 C$
(0.91 £)
     -23.91 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 7.19 C$
(4.09 £)
5.94 C$
(3.38 £)
     -17.40 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.41 C$
(1.37 £)
1.41 C$
(0.81 £)
     -41.38 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.44 C$
(0.82 £)
0.77 C$
(0.44 £)
     -46.60 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.19 C$
(1.82 £)
3.14 C$
(1.79 £)
     -1.53 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.36 C$
(3.62 £)
4.57 C$
(2.60 £)
     -28.14 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 6.13 C$
(3.49 £)
5.76 C$
(3.28 £)
     -6.05 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.69 C$
(3.81 £)
6.04 C$
(3.44 £)
     -9.69 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.80 C$
(1.02 £)
1.32 C$
(0.75 £)
     -26.49 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.80 C$
(0.46 £)
0.88 C$
(0.50 £)
     +9.97 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.93 C$
(1.10 £)
1.35 C$
(0.77 £)
     -29.96 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.60 C$
(0.91 £)
1.53 C$
(0.87 £)
     -4.50 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.04 C$
(0.59 £)
0.91 C$
(0.52 £)
     -12.56 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.09 C$
(0.62 £)
0.75 C$
(0.43 £)
     -31.35 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.41 C$
(1.37 £)
1.11 C$
(0.63 £)
     -53.92 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.35 C$
(1.34 £)
1.84 C$
(1.05 £)
     -21.62 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.50 C$
(8.83 £)
14.05 C$
(8.00 £)
     -9.38 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.46 C$
(1.97 £)
2.51 C$
(1.43 £)
     -27.42 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.57 C$
(2.03 £)
2.42 C$
(1.38 £)
     -32.07 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 16.50 C$
(9.40 £)
19.31 C$
(11.00 £)
     +17.05 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.40 C$
(1.94 £)
2.98 C$
(1.70 £)
     -12.21 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 106.00 C$
(60.37 £)
96.57 C$
(55.00 £)
     -8.90 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.80 C$
(2.16 £)
5.27 C$
(3.00 £)
     +38.61 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.41 C$
(1.37 £)
3.94 C$
(2.24 £)
     +63.23 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 28.80 C$
(16.40 £)
43.19 C$
(24.60 £)
     +49.97 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.06 C$
(2.31 £)
8.44 C$
(4.81 £)
     +107.99 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,000.00 C$
(13,669.40 £)
35,193.93 C$
(20,045.00 £)
     +46.64 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,179.28 C$
(13,201.96 £)
31,954.57 C$
(18,200.00 £)
     +37.86 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 187.67 C$
(106.89 £)
238.13 C$
(135.63 £)
     +26.89 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.34 C$
(0.20 £)
0.11 C$
(0.06 £)
     -67.77 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 78.99 C$
(44.99 £)
51.96 C$
(29.59 £)
     -34.22 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 58.44 C$
(33.29 £)
59.22 C$
(33.73 £)
     +1.34 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 23.06 C$
(13.14 £)
20.57 C$
(11.71 £)
     -10.82 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 C$
(7.97 £)
15.80 C$
(9.00 £)
     +12.87 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,097.95 C$
(625.35 £)
1,700.15 C$
(968.33 £)
     +54.85 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,154.44 C$
(8,631.34 £)
24,873.07 C$
(14,166.67 £)
     +64.13 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 61.58 C$
(35.07 £)
106.02 C$
(60.38 £)
     +72.18 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 46.79 C$
(26.65 £)
49.09 C$
(27.96 £)
     +4.93 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 97.34 C$
(55.44 £)
113.52 C$
(64.66 £)
     +16.61 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 122.56 C$
(69.81 £)
108.72 C$
(61.92 £)
     -11.29 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,196.37 C$
(681.40 £)
1,387.67 C$
(790.36 £)
     +15.99 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 947.22 C$
(539.50 £)
1,081.59 C$
(616.03 £)
     +14.19 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,928.08 C$
(1,098.15 £)
2,532.53 C$
(1,442.42 £)
     +31.35 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,531.67 C$
(872.37 £)
1,798.18 C$
(1,024.17 £)
     +17.40 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 461.22 C$
(262.69 £)
660.79 C$
(376.36 £)
     +43.27 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 286.97 C$
(163.45 £)
425.95 C$
(242.60 £)
     +48.43 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,385.01 C$
(2,497.52 £)
3,275.44 C$
(1,865.56 £)
     -25.30 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.52 2.86      -18.75 %
Last update: December 2019December 2019
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Currency: CAD