Cost of Living Comparison Between Moscow and Ottawa 

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Cost of Living in Ottawa is 80.7% higher than in Moscow (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Ottawa is 73.2% higher than in Moscow
Rent Prices in Ottawa are 58.9% higher than in Moscow
Restaurant Prices in Ottawa are 95.8% higher than in Moscow
Groceries Prices in Ottawa are 106.9% higher than in Moscow
Local Purchasing Power in Ottawa is 43.5% higher than in Moscow
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Restaurants
Moscow Edit Ottawa Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 900.00 руб
(13.74 C$)
1,833.57 руб
(28.00 C$)
     +103.7 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,000.00 руб
(61.08 C$)
7,858.14 руб
(120.00 C$)
     +96.5 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 450.00 руб
(6.87 C$)
965.90 руб
(14.75 C$)
     +114.6 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 300.00 руб
(4.58 C$)
523.88 руб
(8.00 C$)
     +74.6 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 300.00 руб
(4.58 C$)
589.36 руб
(9.00 C$)
     +96.5 %
Cappuccino (regular) 237.50 руб
(3.63 C$)
345.05 руб
(5.27 C$)
     +45.3 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 99.81 руб
(1.52 C$)
214.44 руб
(3.27 C$)
     +114.8 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 53.92 руб
(0.82 C$)
145.57 руб
(2.22 C$)
     +170.0 %
Markets
Moscow Edit Ottawa Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 332.47 руб
(5.08 C$)
758.82 руб
(11.59 C$)
     +128.2 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 52.21 руб
(0.80 C$)
226.84 руб
(3.46 C$)
     +334.5 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 58.02 руб
(0.89 C$)
162.57 руб
(2.48 C$)
     +180.2 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 159.10 руб
(2.43 C$)
282.71 руб
(4.32 C$)
     +77.7 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 391.44 руб
(5.98 C$)
593.12 руб
(9.06 C$)
     +51.5 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 198.11 руб
(3.03 C$)
497.34 руб
(7.59 C$)
     +151.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 397.16 руб
(6.06 C$)
557.65 руб
(8.52 C$)
     +40.4 %
Apples (1 lb) 58.24 руб
(0.89 C$)
169.79 руб
(2.59 C$)
     +191.6 %
Banana (1 lb) 62.90 руб
(0.96 C$)
52.49 руб
(0.80 C$)
     -16.6 %
Oranges (1 lb) 72.49 руб
(1.11 C$)
123.33 руб
(1.88 C$)
     +70.1 %
Tomato (1 lb) 143.09 руб
(2.19 C$)
160.33 руб
(2.45 C$)
     +12.0 %
Potato (1 lb) 17.38 руб
(0.27 C$)
111.56 руб
(1.70 C$)
     +542.0 %
Onion (1 lb) 18.60 руб
(0.28 C$)
113.26 руб
(1.73 C$)
     +509.0 %
Lettuce (1 head) 109.20 руб
(1.67 C$)
203.48 руб
(3.11 C$)
     +86.3 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 55.72 руб
(0.85 C$)
149.38 руб
(2.28 C$)
     +168.1 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 600.00 руб
(9.16 C$)
1,309.69 руб
(20.00 C$)
     +118.3 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 78.09 руб
(1.19 C$)
230.09 руб
(3.51 C$)
     +194.6 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 161.74 руб
(2.47 C$)
232.97 руб
(3.56 C$)
     +44.0 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 230.00 руб
(3.51 C$)
1,113.24 руб
(17.00 C$)
     +384.0 %
Transportation
Moscow Edit Ottawa Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 60.00 руб
(0.92 C$)
248.51 руб
(3.79 C$)
     +314.2 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 2,730.00 руб
(41.69 C$)
8,422.95 руб
(128.62 C$)
     +208.5 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 200.00 руб
(3.05 C$)
269.80 руб
(4.12 C$)
     +34.9 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 64.37 руб
(0.98 C$)
291.92 руб
(4.46 C$)
     +353.5 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 570.00 руб
(8.70 C$)
2,946.80 руб
(45.00 C$)
     +417.0 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 212.22 руб
(3.24 C$)
375.50 руб
(5.73 C$)
     +76.9 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 3,000,000.00 руб
(45,812.36 C$)
2,225,032.82 руб
(33,978.00 C$)
     -25.8 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 3,043,095.24 руб
(46,470.46 C$)
1,742,785.01 руб
(26,613.70 C$)
     -42.7 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Moscow Edit Ottawa Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 10,850.99 руб
(165.70 C$)
15,986.04 руб
(244.12 C$)
     +47.3 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 547.98 руб
(8.37 C$)
3,682.38 руб
(56.23 C$)
     +572.0 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 549.00 руб
(8.38 C$)
4,795.20 руб
(73.23 C$)
     +773.4 %
Sports And Leisure
Moscow Edit Ottawa Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 3,047.24 руб
(46.53 C$)
4,323.17 руб
(66.02 C$)
     +41.9 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 2,435.38 руб
(37.19 C$)
1,760.81 руб
(26.89 C$)
     -27.7 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 500.00 руб
(7.64 C$)
982.27 руб
(15.00 C$)
     +96.5 %
Childcare
Moscow Edit Ottawa Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 44,264.10 руб
(675.95 C$)
93,081.85 руб
(1,421.43 C$)
     +110.3 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 1,037,862.20 руб
(15,848.97 C$)
1,871,597.07 руб
(28,580.76 C$)
     +80.3 %
Clothing And Shoes
Moscow Edit Ottawa Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 8,920.20 руб
(136.22 C$)
5,368.98 руб
(81.99 C$)
     -39.8 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,263.18 руб
(65.10 C$)
4,316.60 руб
(65.92 C$)
     +1.3 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 10,820.96 руб
(165.24 C$)
9,325.12 руб
(142.40 C$)
     -13.8 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 10,429.32 руб
(159.26 C$)
10,108.74 руб
(154.37 C$)
     -3.1 %
Rent Per Month
Moscow Edit Ottawa Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 80,588.24 руб
(1,230.65 C$)
127,490.49 руб
(1,946.88 C$)
     +58.2 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 48,831.03 руб
(745.69 C$)
117,247.47 руб
(1,790.46 C$)
     +140.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 166,940.00 руб
(2,549.31 C$)
203,558.61 руб
(3,108.50 C$)
     +21.9 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 89,242.42 руб
(1,362.80 C$)
164,326.42 руб
(2,509.39 C$)
     +84.1 %
Buy Apartment Price
Moscow Edit Ottawa Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 49,964.56 руб
(763.00 C$)
43,000.86 руб
(656.66 C$)
     -13.9 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 27,309.81 руб
(417.04 C$)
39,301.90 руб
(600.17 C$)
     +43.9 %
Salaries And Financing
Moscow Edit Ottawa Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 109,691.44 руб
(1,675.07 C$)
272,596.65 руб
(4,162.77 C$)
     +148.5 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 14.81 6.53      -55.9 %
Last update: May 2024May 2024
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