Cost of Living Comparison Between Moscow and Toronto 

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Consumer Prices in Toronto are 104.5% higher than in Moscow (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Toronto are 117.7% higher than in Moscow
Rent Prices in Toronto are 142.6% higher than in Moscow
Restaurant Prices in Toronto are 105.4% higher than in Moscow
Groceries Prices in Toronto are 144.0% higher than in Moscow
Local Purchasing Power in Toronto is 39.8% higher than in Moscow
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Restaurants
Moscow Edit Toronto Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 руб
(11.38 C$)
1,686.91 руб
(24.00 C$)
     +110.9 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 3,900.00 руб
(55.49 C$)
7,731.67 руб
(110.00 C$)
     +98.2 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 400.00 руб
(5.69 C$)
1,054.32 руб
(15.00 C$)
     +163.6 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 300.00 руб
(4.27 C$)
597.45 руб
(8.50 C$)
     +99.1 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 300.00 руб
(4.27 C$)
658.95 руб
(9.38 C$)
     +119.6 %
Cappuccino (regular) 230.95 руб
(3.29 C$)
369.66 руб
(5.26 C$)
     +60.1 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 92.22 руб
(1.31 C$)
199.38 руб
(2.84 C$)
     +116.2 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 53.12 руб
(0.76 C$)
153.16 руб
(2.18 C$)
     +188.3 %
Markets
Moscow Edit Toronto Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 324.05 руб
(4.61 C$)
1,062.69 руб
(15.12 C$)
     +227.9 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 50.72 руб
(0.72 C$)
241.54 руб
(3.44 C$)
     +376.2 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 55.01 руб
(0.78 C$)
149.67 руб
(2.13 C$)
     +172.1 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 145.65 руб
(2.07 C$)
331.22 руб
(4.71 C$)
     +127.4 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 378.44 руб
(5.38 C$)
509.59 руб
(7.25 C$)
     +34.7 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 184.32 руб
(2.62 C$)
540.52 руб
(7.69 C$)
     +193.3 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 358.04 руб
(5.09 C$)
600.23 руб
(8.54 C$)
     +67.6 %
Apples (1 lb) 53.76 руб
(0.76 C$)
169.27 руб
(2.41 C$)
     +214.9 %
Banana (1 lb) 55.62 руб
(0.79 C$)
59.05 руб
(0.84 C$)
     +6.2 %
Oranges (1 lb) 73.22 руб
(1.04 C$)
181.01 руб
(2.58 C$)
     +147.2 %
Tomato (1 lb) 108.11 руб
(1.54 C$)
152.19 руб
(2.17 C$)
     +40.8 %
Potato (1 lb) 19.47 руб
(0.28 C$)
119.10 руб
(1.69 C$)
     +511.9 %
Onion (1 lb) 19.46 руб
(0.28 C$)
117.89 руб
(1.68 C$)
     +505.9 %
Lettuce (1 head) 102.15 руб
(1.45 C$)
217.93 руб
(3.10 C$)
     +113.4 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 52.89 руб
(0.75 C$)
168.88 руб
(2.40 C$)
     +219.3 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 600.00 руб
(8.54 C$)
1,335.47 руб
(19.00 C$)
     +122.6 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 73.84 руб
(1.05 C$)
237.93 руб
(3.39 C$)
     +222.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 160.95 руб
(2.29 C$)
256.45 руб
(3.65 C$)
     +59.3 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 220.00 руб
(3.13 C$)
1,405.76 руб
(20.00 C$)
     +539.0 %
Transportation
Moscow Edit Toronto Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 56.00 руб
(0.80 C$)
235.46 руб
(3.35 C$)
     +320.5 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 2,730.00 руб
(38.84 C$)
10,964.91 руб
(156.00 C$)
     +301.6 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 200.00 руб
(2.85 C$)
351.44 руб
(5.00 C$)
     +75.7 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 72.42 руб
(1.03 C$)
197.96 руб
(2.82 C$)
     +173.3 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 540.00 руб
(7.68 C$)
2,319.50 руб
(33.00 C$)
     +329.5 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 209.64 руб
(2.98 C$)
428.59 руб
(6.10 C$)
     +104.4 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 3,000,000.00 руб
(42,681.61 C$)
2,398,011.84 руб
(34,117.00 C$)
     -20.1 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,927,720.32 руб
(41,653.27 C$)
2,084,997.53 руб
(29,663.68 C$)
     -28.8 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Moscow Edit Toronto Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 10,153.24 руб
(144.45 C$)
13,534.06 руб
(192.55 C$)
     +33.3 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 571.00 руб
(8.12 C$)
4,637.93 руб
(65.98 C$)
     +712.2 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 524.78 руб
(7.47 C$)
5,267.46 руб
(74.94 C$)
     +903.7 %
Sports And Leisure
Moscow Edit Toronto Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 3,124.07 руб
(44.45 C$)
5,251.80 руб
(74.72 C$)
     +68.1 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 2,361.11 руб
(33.59 C$)
2,112.77 руб
(30.06 C$)
     -10.5 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 500.00 руб
(7.11 C$)
1,265.18 руб
(18.00 C$)
     +153.0 %
Childcare
Moscow Edit Toronto Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 42,002.49 руб
(597.58 C$)
107,406.00 руб
(1,528.09 C$)
     +155.7 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 991,790.58 руб
(14,110.41 C$)
1,784,960.89 руб
(25,395.00 C$)
     +80.0 %
Clothing And Shoes
Moscow Edit Toronto Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 8,006.58 руб
(113.91 C$)
5,347.25 руб
(76.08 C$)
     -33.2 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 3,845.83 руб
(54.72 C$)
3,429.61 руб
(48.79 C$)
     -10.8 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 10,276.79 руб
(146.21 C$)
8,924.89 руб
(126.98 C$)
     -13.2 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 9,574.47 руб
(136.22 C$)
11,193.85 руб
(159.26 C$)
     +16.9 %
Rent Per Month
Moscow Edit Toronto Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 74,434.21 руб
(1,058.99 C$)
179,791.42 руб
(2,557.93 C$)
     +141.5 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 44,497.50 руб
(633.07 C$)
157,143.63 руб
(2,235.71 C$)
     +253.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 163,750.00 руб
(2,329.70 C$)
307,053.94 руб
(4,368.52 C$)
     +87.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 86,226.42 руб
(1,226.76 C$)
250,927.76 руб
(3,570.00 C$)
     +191.0 %
Buy Apartment Price
Moscow Edit Toronto Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 46,057.00 руб
(655.26 C$)
90,962.82 руб
(1,294.15 C$)
     +97.5 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 26,140.82 руб
(371.91 C$)
72,347.87 руб
(1,029.31 C$)
     +176.8 %
Salaries And Financing
Moscow Edit Toronto Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 106,470.30 руб
(1,514.77 C$)
323,865.29 руб
(4,607.70 C$)
     +204.2 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 12.36 6.61      -46.6 %
Last update: February 2024February 2024
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