Cost of Living Comparison Between Moscow and Toronto 

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Consumer Prices in Toronto are 16.58% higher than in Moscow (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Toronto are 20.89% higher than in Moscow
Rent Prices in Toronto are 28.92% higher than in Moscow
Restaurant Prices in Toronto are 13.95% higher than in Moscow
Groceries Prices in Toronto are 34.64% higher than in Moscow
Local Purchasing Power in Toronto is 106.22% higher than in Moscow
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Restaurants
Moscow Edit Toronto Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 руб
(19.26 C$)
830.75 руб
(20.00 C$)
     +3.84 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 3,500.00 руб
(84.26 C$)
4,153.77 руб
(100.00 C$)
     +18.68 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 400.00 руб
(9.63 C$)
498.45 руб
(12.00 C$)
     +24.61 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 200.00 руб
(4.81 C$)
290.76 руб
(7.00 C$)
     +45.38 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 250.00 руб
(6.02 C$)
373.84 руб
(9.00 C$)
     +49.54 %
Cappuccino (regular) 207.57 руб
(5.00 C$)
198.16 руб
(4.77 C$)
     -4.53 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 75.62 руб
(1.82 C$)
102.44 руб
(2.47 C$)
     +35.47 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 47.63 руб
(1.15 C$)
83.79 руб
(2.02 C$)
     +75.90 %
Markets
Moscow Edit Toronto Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 331.50 руб
(7.98 C$)
501.94 руб
(12.08 C$)
     +51.41 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 50.93 руб
(1.23 C$)
120.72 руб
(2.91 C$)
     +137.02 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 53.48 руб
(1.29 C$)
73.09 руб
(1.76 C$)
     +36.66 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 122.78 руб
(2.96 C$)
154.92 руб
(3.73 C$)
     +26.18 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 355.04 руб
(8.55 C$)
280.49 руб
(6.75 C$)
     -21.00 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 162.30 руб
(3.91 C$)
317.24 руб
(7.64 C$)
     +95.47 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 322.99 руб
(7.78 C$)
324.54 руб
(7.81 C$)
     +0.48 %
Apples (1 lb) 54.90 руб
(1.32 C$)
80.85 руб
(1.95 C$)
     +47.28 %
Banana (1 lb) 44.31 руб
(1.07 C$)
31.58 руб
(0.76 C$)
     -28.73 %
Oranges (1 lb) 53.76 руб
(1.29 C$)
76.84 руб
(1.85 C$)
     +42.93 %
Tomato (1 lb) 108.92 руб
(2.62 C$)
84.66 руб
(2.04 C$)
     -22.27 %
Potato (1 lb) 32.34 руб
(0.78 C$)
63.36 руб
(1.53 C$)
     +95.93 %
Onion (1 lb) 25.23 руб
(0.61 C$)
55.78 руб
(1.34 C$)
     +121.11 %
Lettuce (1 head) 96.88 руб
(2.33 C$)
118.41 руб
(2.85 C$)
     +22.22 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 51.36 руб
(1.24 C$)
80.25 руб
(1.93 C$)
     +56.24 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 700.00 руб
(16.85 C$)
623.07 руб
(15.00 C$)
     -10.99 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 71.59 руб
(1.72 C$)
132.62 руб
(3.19 C$)
     +85.26 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 148.56 руб
(3.58 C$)
156.46 руб
(3.77 C$)
     +5.32 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 190.00 руб
(4.57 C$)
728.99 руб
(17.55 C$)
     +283.68 %
Transportation
Moscow Edit Toronto Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 50.00 руб
(1.20 C$)
135.00 руб
(3.25 C$)
     +170.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 2,360.00 руб
(56.82 C$)
6,479.89 руб
(156.00 C$)
     +174.57 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 180.00 руб
(4.33 C$)
178.61 руб
(4.30 C$)
     -0.77 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 24.14 руб
(0.58 C$)
116.98 руб
(2.82 C$)
     +384.61 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 540.00 руб
(13.00 C$)
1,287.67 руб
(31.00 C$)
     +138.46 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 199.24 руб
(4.80 C$)
317.50 руб
(7.64 C$)
     +59.36 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,200,000.00 руб
(52,963.89 C$)
1,163,056.56 руб
(28,000.00 C$)
     -47.13 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,310,881.96 руб
(55,633.32 C$)
1,063,692.50 руб
(25,607.86 C$)
     -53.97 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Moscow Edit Toronto Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 9,103.46 руб
(219.16 C$)
6,215.14 руб
(149.63 C$)
     -31.73 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 2.03 руб
(0.05 C$)
14.35 руб
(0.35 C$)
     +606.50 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 519.88 руб
(12.52 C$)
3,110.58 руб
(74.89 C$)
     +498.32 %
Sports And Leisure
Moscow Edit Toronto Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 3,463.69 руб
(83.39 C$)
2,717.47 руб
(65.42 C$)
     -21.54 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 2,155.09 руб
(51.88 C$)
885.46 руб
(21.32 C$)
     -58.91 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 450.00 руб
(10.83 C$)
623.07 руб
(15.00 C$)
     +38.46 %
Childcare
Moscow Edit Toronto Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 40,781.97 руб
(981.81 C$)
68,909.44 руб
(1,658.96 C$)
     +68.97 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 686,676.50 руб
(16,531.39 C$)
1,112,968.97 руб
(26,794.17 C$)
     +62.08 %
Clothing And Shoes
Moscow Edit Toronto Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 6,548.73 руб
(157.66 C$)
3,381.01 руб
(81.40 C$)
     -48.37 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 3,544.24 руб
(85.33 C$)
1,983.12 руб
(47.74 C$)
     -44.05 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 7,568.27 руб
(182.20 C$)
4,958.17 руб
(119.37 C$)
     -34.49 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 9,195.23 руб
(221.37 C$)
5,185.71 руб
(124.84 C$)
     -43.60 %
Rent Per Month
Moscow Edit Toronto Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 69,263.99 руб
(1,667.50 C$)
87,712.29 руб
(2,111.63 C$)
     +26.63 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 41,350.95 руб
(995.50 C$)
76,035.43 руб
(1,830.51 C$)
     +83.88 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 147,467.49 руб
(3,550.21 C$)
144,021.35 руб
(3,467.24 C$)
     -2.34 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 74,500.09 руб
(1,793.55 C$)
120,986.89 руб
(2,912.70 C$)
     +62.40 %
Buy Apartment Price
Moscow Edit Toronto Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 47,317.11 руб
(1,139.14 C$)
49,566.45 руб
(1,193.29 C$)
     +4.75 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 25,136.68 руб
(605.15 C$)
38,515.26 руб
(927.24 C$)
     +53.22 %
Salaries And Financing
Moscow Edit Toronto Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 83,603.37 руб
(2,012.71 C$)
208,421.24 руб
(5,017.64 C$)
     +149.30 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 11.95 5.23      -56.22 %
Last update: June 2022June 2022
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