Cost of Living Comparison Between Berlin and Toronto 

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Consumer Prices in Toronto are 4.64% higher than in Berlin (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Toronto are 13.90% higher than in Berlin
Rent Prices in Toronto are 33.98% higher than in Berlin
Restaurant Prices in Toronto are 15.39% higher than in Berlin
Groceries Prices in Toronto are 20.60% higher than in Berlin
Local Purchasing Power in Toronto is 5.94% lower than in Berlin
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Restaurants
Berlin Edit Toronto Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 11.72 $
(10.00 €)
15.81 $
(20.00 C$)
     +34.88 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 58.60 $
(50.00 €)
63.23 $
(80.00 C$)
     +7.90 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.38 $
(8.00 €)
8.81 $
(11.14 C$)
     -6.05 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.45 $
(3.80 €)
5.53 $
(7.00 C$)
     +24.23 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.10 $
(3.50 €)
6.32 $
(8.00 C$)
     +54.15 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.43 $
(2.92 €)
3.68 $
(4.65 C$)
     +7.31 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.62 $
(2.24 €)
2.00 $
(2.53 C$)
     -23.64 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.28 $
(1.94 €)
1.51 $
(1.91 C$)
     -33.79 %
Markets
Berlin Edit Toronto Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.27 $
(3.65 €)
9.03 $
(11.42 C$)
     +111.31 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.36 $
(1.16 €)
2.06 $
(2.60 C$)
     +50.79 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.96 $
(0.82 €)
1.16 $
(1.47 C$)
     +21.29 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.74 $
(2.34 €)
2.73 $
(3.46 C$)
     -0.36 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.79 $
(4.94 €)
5.48 $
(6.93 C$)
     -5.41 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.85 $
(3.29 €)
5.16 $
(6.53 C$)
     +33.89 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.25 $
(5.34 €)
5.82 $
(7.37 C$)
     -6.92 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.25 $
(1.06 €)
1.44 $
(1.83 C$)
     +15.75 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.83 $
(0.71 €)
0.56 $
(0.71 C$)
     -32.57 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.24 $
(1.05 €)
1.23 $
(1.55 C$)
     -0.60 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.02 $
(0.87 €)
1.41 $
(1.78 C$)
     +37.98 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.72 $
(0.61 €)
0.99 $
(1.25 C$)
     +37.68 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.77 $
(0.66 €)
0.97 $
(1.23 C$)
     +26.21 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.26 $
(1.07 €)
1.98 $
(2.50 C$)
     +57.29 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.72 $
(0.61 €)
1.58 $
(2.00 C$)
     +119.66 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.03 $
(6.00 €)
12.65 $
(16.00 C$)
     +79.84 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.94 $
(0.80 €)
2.53 $
(3.20 C$)
     +168.41 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.07 $
(1.77 €)
2.75 $
(3.48 C$)
     +32.58 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.20 $
(7.00 €)
11.86 $
(15.00 C$)
     +44.51 %
Transportation
Berlin Edit Toronto Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.52 $
(3.00 €)
2.57 $
(3.25 C$)
     -26.94 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 96.10 $
(82.00 €)
123.30 $
(156.00 C$)
     +28.30 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.66 $
(3.98 €)
3.36 $
(4.25 C$)
     -27.90 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.06 $
(3.46 €)
2.54 $
(3.22 C$)
     -37.27 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 38.68 $
(33.00 €)
24.53 $
(31.03 C$)
     -36.59 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.17 $
(5.26 €)
3.79 $
(4.79 C$)
     -38.58 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,510.87 $
(22,620.00 €)
20,550.11 $
(26,000.00 C$)
     -22.48 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 30,658.17 $
(26,158.62 €)
20,089.87 $
(25,417.71 C$)
     -34.47 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Berlin Edit Toronto Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 274.56 $
(234.27 €)
130.68 $
(165.34 C$)
     -52.40 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12 $
(0.10 €)
0.27 $
(0.34 C$)
     +126.21 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 40.09 $
(34.21 €)
58.06 $
(73.46 C$)
     +44.82 %
Sports And Leisure
Berlin Edit Toronto Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.18 $
(31.73 €)
44.17 $
(55.89 C$)
     +18.80 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 21.68 $
(18.50 €)
17.77 $
(22.48 C$)
     -18.05 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.77 $
(10.90 €)
11.86 $
(15.00 C$)
     -7.19 %
Childcare
Berlin Edit Toronto Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 138.43 $
(118.11 €)
1,326.96 $
(1,678.87 C$)
     +858.60 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 10,112.77 $
(8,628.57 €)
18,559.42 $
(23,481.38 C$)
     +83.52 %
Clothing And Shoes
Berlin Edit Toronto Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 92.70 $
(79.09 €)
56.10 $
(70.98 C$)
     -39.48 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.80 $
(31.40 €)
36.83 $
(46.60 C$)
     +0.08 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 92.09 $
(78.57 €)
88.04 $
(111.38 C$)
     -4.40 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 123.78 $
(105.61 €)
114.11 $
(144.37 C$)
     -7.81 %
Rent Per Month
Berlin Edit Toronto Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,122.99 $
(958.17 €)
1,540.85 $
(1,949.49 C$)
     +37.21 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 784.85 $
(669.66 €)
1,305.18 $
(1,651.31 C$)
     +66.30 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,212.50 $
(1,887.78 €)
2,649.46 $
(3,352.10 C$)
     +19.75 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,477.96 $
(1,261.05 €)
2,028.41 $
(2,566.35 C$)
     +37.24 %
Buy Apartment Price
Berlin Edit Toronto Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 701.56 $
(598.59 €)
773.92 $
(979.16 C$)
     +10.31 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 450.85 $
(384.68 €)
682.12 $
(863.02 C$)
     +51.30 %
Salaries And Financing
Berlin Edit Toronto Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,363.98 $
(2,870.26 €)
3,603.70 $
(4,559.40 C$)
     +7.13 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.79 2.44      +36.30 %
Last update: September 2021September 2021
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