Cost of Living Comparison Between Auckland and Toronto 

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Consumer Prices in Toronto are 0.1% lower than in Auckland (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Toronto are 10.3% higher than in Auckland
Rent Prices in Toronto are 32.3% higher than in Auckland
Restaurant Prices in Toronto are 12.6% higher than in Auckland
Groceries Prices in Toronto are 3.4% lower than in Auckland
Local Purchasing Power in Toronto is 9.0% lower than in Auckland
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Restaurants
Auckland Edit Toronto Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.50 NZ$
(20.80 C$)
30.65 NZ$
(25.00 C$)
     +20.2 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 130.00 NZ$
(106.05 C$)
147.10 NZ$
(120.00 C$)
     +13.2 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 16.00 NZ$
(13.05 C$)
18.39 NZ$
(15.00 C$)
     +14.9 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 12.00 NZ$
(9.79 C$)
10.42 NZ$
(8.50 C$)
     -13.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 12.00 NZ$
(9.79 C$)
12.26 NZ$
(10.00 C$)
     +2.2 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.74 NZ$
(4.68 C$)
6.65 NZ$
(5.43 C$)
     +15.9 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 4.44 NZ$
(3.62 C$)
3.52 NZ$
(2.87 C$)
     -20.6 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 3.78 NZ$
(3.08 C$)
2.74 NZ$
(2.24 C$)
     -27.4 %
Markets
Auckland Edit Toronto Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 12.32 NZ$
(10.05 C$)
19.72 NZ$
(16.09 C$)
     +60.1 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.32 NZ$
(2.71 C$)
4.20 NZ$
(3.43 C$)
     +26.3 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.61 NZ$
(1.32 C$)
2.68 NZ$
(2.18 C$)
     +65.7 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 11.71 NZ$
(9.55 C$)
6.00 NZ$
(4.89 C$)
     -48.7 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.96 NZ$
(5.68 C$)
8.43 NZ$
(6.88 C$)
     +21.1 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 7.85 NZ$
(6.40 C$)
9.46 NZ$
(7.72 C$)
     +20.5 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.71 NZ$
(7.92 C$)
10.60 NZ$
(8.65 C$)
     +9.1 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.26 NZ$
(1.84 C$)
3.01 NZ$
(2.46 C$)
     +33.4 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.70 NZ$
(1.39 C$)
1.09 NZ$
(0.89 C$)
     -35.7 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.38 NZ$
(1.94 C$)
3.04 NZ$
(2.48 C$)
     +27.8 %
Tomato (1 lb) 4.61 NZ$
(3.76 C$)
2.83 NZ$
(2.31 C$)
     -38.5 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.95 NZ$
(1.59 C$)
2.05 NZ$
(1.67 C$)
     +4.8 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.62 NZ$
(1.32 C$)
2.11 NZ$
(1.72 C$)
     +30.1 %
Lettuce (1 head) 4.26 NZ$
(3.47 C$)
3.84 NZ$
(3.13 C$)
     -9.9 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.95 NZ$
(1.59 C$)
3.02 NZ$
(2.46 C$)
     +54.6 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 18.00 NZ$
(14.68 C$)
23.29 NZ$
(19.00 C$)
     +29.4 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 6.23 NZ$
(5.09 C$)
4.09 NZ$
(3.34 C$)
     -34.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.98 NZ$
(5.69 C$)
4.74 NZ$
(3.87 C$)
     -32.0 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 40.00 NZ$
(32.63 C$)
24.52 NZ$
(20.00 C$)
     -38.7 %
Transportation
Auckland Edit Toronto Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.20 NZ$
(3.43 C$)
4.11 NZ$
(3.35 C$)
     -2.2 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 215.00 NZ$
(175.39 C$)
191.23 NZ$
(156.00 C$)
     -11.1 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 NZ$
(3.26 C$)
6.13 NZ$
(5.00 C$)
     +53.2 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 6.44 NZ$
(5.25 C$)
3.45 NZ$
(2.82 C$)
     -46.4 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 60.00 NZ$
(48.95 C$)
38.00 NZ$
(31.00 C$)
     -36.7 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 11.09 NZ$
(9.05 C$)
7.49 NZ$
(6.11 C$)
     -32.5 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 48,990.00 NZ$
(39,965.05 C$)
42,106.95 NZ$
(34,350.00 C$)
     -14.0 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 35,891.18 NZ$
(29,279.30 C$)
37,566.13 NZ$
(30,645.69 C$)
     +4.7 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Auckland Edit Toronto Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 248.87 NZ$
(203.02 C$)
221.79 NZ$
(180.93 C$)
     -10.9 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 62.26 NZ$
(50.79 C$)
81.66 NZ$
(66.62 C$)
     +31.2 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 85.83 NZ$
(70.02 C$)
90.76 NZ$
(74.04 C$)
     +5.7 %
Sports And Leisure
Auckland Edit Toronto Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 63.80 NZ$
(52.05 C$)
89.24 NZ$
(72.80 C$)
     +39.9 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 29.52 NZ$
(24.08 C$)
35.69 NZ$
(29.11 C$)
     +20.9 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 23.00 NZ$
(18.76 C$)
22.06 NZ$
(18.00 C$)
     -4.1 %
Childcare
Auckland Edit Toronto Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,396.12 NZ$
(1,138.93 C$)
1,894.92 NZ$
(1,545.84 C$)
     +35.7 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 22,030.00 NZ$
(17,971.63 C$)
30,601.21 NZ$
(24,963.85 C$)
     +38.9 %
Clothing And Shoes
Auckland Edit Toronto Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 133.04 NZ$
(108.53 C$)
98.73 NZ$
(80.54 C$)
     -25.8 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 84.35 NZ$
(68.81 C$)
62.05 NZ$
(50.62 C$)
     -26.4 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 177.50 NZ$
(144.80 C$)
163.44 NZ$
(133.33 C$)
     -7.9 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 220.40 NZ$
(179.80 C$)
198.26 NZ$
(161.74 C$)
     -10.0 %
Rent Per Month
Auckland Edit Toronto Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,215.91 NZ$
(1,807.70 C$)
3,084.04 NZ$
(2,515.90 C$)
     +39.2 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,094.18 NZ$
(1,708.39 C$)
2,732.48 NZ$
(2,229.10 C$)
     +30.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,206.13 NZ$
(3,431.28 C$)
5,444.53 NZ$
(4,441.54 C$)
     +29.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,342.48 NZ$
(2,726.73 C$)
4,415.82 NZ$
(3,602.33 C$)
     +32.1 %
Buy Apartment Price
Auckland Edit Toronto Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,439.84 NZ$
(1,174.60 C$)
1,581.17 NZ$
(1,289.89 C$)
     +9.8 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,313.71 NZ$
(1,071.70 C$)
1,251.51 NZ$
(1,020.96 C$)
     -4.7 %
Salaries And Financing
Auckland Edit Toronto Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,829.17 NZ$
(4,755.32 C$)
5,850.17 NZ$
(4,772.45 C$)
     +0.4 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.92 6.56      -5.2 %
Last update: April 2024April 2024
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