Cost of Living Comparison Between Moscow and Ottawa 

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Consumer Prices in Ottawa are 95.9% higher than in Moscow (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Ottawa are 88.4% higher than in Moscow
Rent Prices in Ottawa are 74.0% higher than in Moscow
Restaurant Prices in Ottawa are 111.9% higher than in Moscow
Groceries Prices in Ottawa are 118.8% higher than in Moscow
Local Purchasing Power in Ottawa is 22.2% higher than in Moscow
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Restaurants
Moscow Edit Ottawa Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 900.00 руб
(13.30 C$)
2,030.49 руб
(30.00 C$)
     +125.6 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 3,900.00 руб
(57.62 C$)
8,121.95 руб
(120.00 C$)
     +108.3 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 450.00 руб
(6.65 C$)
1,015.24 руб
(15.00 C$)
     +125.6 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 300.00 руб
(4.43 C$)
541.46 руб
(8.00 C$)
     +80.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 300.00 руб
(4.43 C$)
659.91 руб
(9.75 C$)
     +120.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 235.94 руб
(3.49 C$)
369.66 руб
(5.46 C$)
     +56.7 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 99.27 руб
(1.47 C$)
232.85 руб
(3.44 C$)
     +134.6 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 55.63 руб
(0.82 C$)
158.61 руб
(2.34 C$)
     +185.1 %
Markets
Moscow Edit Ottawa Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 325.44 руб
(4.81 C$)
781.72 руб
(11.55 C$)
     +140.2 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 53.04 руб
(0.78 C$)
239.81 руб
(3.54 C$)
     +352.1 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 56.96 руб
(0.84 C$)
168.03 руб
(2.48 C$)
     +195.0 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 159.36 руб
(2.35 C$)
292.20 руб
(4.32 C$)
     +83.4 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 380.69 руб
(5.62 C$)
601.09 руб
(8.88 C$)
     +57.9 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 195.92 руб
(2.89 C$)
519.51 руб
(7.68 C$)
     +165.2 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 386.80 руб
(5.71 C$)
581.40 руб
(8.59 C$)
     +50.3 %
Apples (1 lb) 56.74 руб
(0.84 C$)
175.49 руб
(2.59 C$)
     +209.3 %
Banana (1 lb) 61.78 руб
(0.91 C$)
53.77 руб
(0.79 C$)
     -13.0 %
Oranges (1 lb) 71.84 руб
(1.06 C$)
127.47 руб
(1.88 C$)
     +77.4 %
Tomato (1 lb) 136.61 руб
(2.02 C$)
170.31 руб
(2.52 C$)
     +24.7 %
Potato (1 lb) 17.59 руб
(0.26 C$)
115.31 руб
(1.70 C$)
     +555.4 %
Onion (1 lb) 18.38 руб
(0.27 C$)
111.76 руб
(1.65 C$)
     +508.0 %
Lettuce (1 head) 107.04 руб
(1.58 C$)
215.72 руб
(3.19 C$)
     +101.5 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 54.61 руб
(0.81 C$)
150.86 руб
(2.23 C$)
     +176.2 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 600.00 руб
(8.86 C$)
1,353.66 руб
(20.00 C$)
     +125.6 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 78.06 руб
(1.15 C$)
237.81 руб
(3.51 C$)
     +204.7 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 164.92 руб
(2.44 C$)
235.76 руб
(3.48 C$)
     +43.0 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 230.00 руб
(3.40 C$)
1,167.53 руб
(17.25 C$)
     +407.6 %
Transportation
Moscow Edit Ottawa Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 60.00 руб
(0.89 C$)
255.16 руб
(3.77 C$)
     +325.3 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 2,730.00 руб
(40.34 C$)
8,714.17 руб
(128.75 C$)
     +219.2 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 200.00 руб
(2.95 C$)
278.85 руб
(4.12 C$)
     +39.4 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 64.37 руб
(0.95 C$)
301.72 руб
(4.46 C$)
     +368.7 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 540.00 руб
(7.98 C$)
3,045.73 руб
(45.00 C$)
     +464.0 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 211.66 руб
(3.13 C$)
388.27 руб
(5.74 C$)
     +83.4 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 3,000,000.00 руб
(44,324.33 C$)
2,299,730.00 руб
(33,978.00 C$)
     -23.3 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 3,007,692.31 руб
(44,437.99 C$)
1,801,292.52 руб
(26,613.70 C$)
     -40.1 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Moscow Edit Ottawa Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 10,694.88 руб
(158.01 C$)
18,076.00 руб
(267.07 C$)
     +69.0 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 539.30 руб
(7.97 C$)
3,981.79 руб
(58.83 C$)
     +638.3 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 537.13 руб
(7.94 C$)
5,433.68 руб
(80.28 C$)
     +911.6 %
Sports And Leisure
Moscow Edit Ottawa Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,951.75 руб
(43.61 C$)
4,786.87 руб
(70.73 C$)
     +62.2 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 2,341.58 руб
(34.60 C$)
2,301.22 руб
(34.00 C$)
     -1.7 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 500.00 руб
(7.39 C$)
1,049.09 руб
(15.50 C$)
     +109.8 %
Childcare
Moscow Edit Ottawa Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 43,816.09 руб
(647.37 C$)
99,458.99 руб
(1,469.48 C$)
     +127.0 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 1,056,106.46 руб
(15,603.74 C$)
1,957,820.58 руб
(28,926.36 C$)
     +85.4 %
Clothing And Shoes
Moscow Edit Ottawa Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 8,404.59 руб
(124.18 C$)
6,081.53 руб
(89.85 C$)
     -27.6 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,008.15 руб
(59.22 C$)
4,899.14 руб
(72.38 C$)
     +22.2 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 9,708.77 руб
(143.44 C$)
10,458.25 руб
(154.52 C$)
     +7.7 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 9,590.62 руб
(141.70 C$)
11,689.81 руб
(172.71 C$)
     +21.9 %
Rent Per Month
Moscow Edit Ottawa Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 78,378.38 руб
(1,158.02 C$)
134,737.03 руб
(1,990.71 C$)
     +71.9 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 47,342.99 руб
(699.48 C$)
123,242.03 руб
(1,820.87 C$)
     +160.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 163,218.18 руб
(2,411.51 C$)
221,918.73 руб
(3,278.80 C$)
     +36.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 88,065.32 руб
(1,301.15 C$)
175,240.23 руб
(2,589.14 C$)
     +99.0 %
Buy Apartment Price
Moscow Edit Ottawa Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 46,150.36 руб
(681.86 C$)
61,801.73 руб
(913.11 C$)
     +33.9 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 26,287.64 руб
(388.39 C$)
48,356.87 руб
(714.46 C$)
     +84.0 %
Salaries And Financing
Moscow Edit Ottawa Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 112,360.89 руб
(1,660.11 C$)
258,616.84 руб
(3,821.01 C$)
     +130.2 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 14.10 6.91      -51.0 %
Last update: April 2024April 2024
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