Cost of Living Comparison Between Australia and Canada Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Canada are 14.40% lower than in Australia (without rent)
Rent Prices in Canada are 12.88% lower than in Australia
Restaurant Prices in Canada are 14.41% lower than in Australia
Groceries Prices in Canada are 13.25% lower than in Australia
Local Purchasing Power in Canada is 18.12% lower than in Australia
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Restaurants
Australia[ Edit ] Canada[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 A$
(19.10 C$)
17.80 A$
(17.00 C$)
     -10.98 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 90.00 A$
(85.94 C$)
73.31 A$
(70.00 C$)
     -18.54 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 A$
(11.46 C$)
10.47 A$
(10.00 C$)
     -12.73 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 A$
(7.64 C$)
6.28 A$
(6.00 C$)
     -21.45 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 9.00 A$
(8.59 C$)
7.85 A$
(7.50 C$)
     -12.73 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.50 A$
(4.30 C$)
4.44 A$
(4.24 C$)
     -1.26 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.32 A$
(3.17 C$)
2.34 A$
(2.24 C$)
     -29.50 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.81 A$
(2.68 C$)
1.92 A$
(1.84 C$)
     -31.46 %
Markets
Australia[ Edit ] Canada[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.33 A$
(6.05 C$)
9.95 A$
(9.50 C$)
     +57.12 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.51 A$
(2.40 C$)
2.74 A$
(2.62 C$)
     +9.39 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.23 A$
(1.18 C$)
1.79 A$
(1.71 C$)
     +44.93 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.69 A$
(4.48 C$)
3.62 A$
(3.46 C$)
     -22.74 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.81 A$
(4.60 C$)
6.01 A$
(5.74 C$)
     +24.82 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.93 A$
(4.71 C$)
6.29 A$
(6.01 C$)
     +27.67 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.84 A$
(7.48 C$)
7.19 A$
(6.87 C$)
     -8.18 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.03 A$
(1.94 C$)
1.98 A$
(1.89 C$)
     -2.74 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.55 A$
(1.48 C$)
0.83 A$
(0.79 C$)
     -46.79 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.71 A$
(1.63 C$)
1.91 A$
(1.82 C$)
     +11.67 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.32 A$
(2.22 C$)
2.00 A$
(1.91 C$)
     -13.88 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.50 A$
(1.43 C$)
1.38 A$
(1.32 C$)
     -7.86 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.21 A$
(1.16 C$)
1.24 A$
(1.19 C$)
     +2.52 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.74 A$
(2.62 C$)
2.67 A$
(2.55 C$)
     -2.57 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.34 A$
(2.23 C$)
2.31 A$
(2.21 C$)
     -1.01 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$
(14.32 C$)
15.71 A$
(15.00 C$)
     +4.73 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.52 A$
(5.27 C$)
3.27 A$
(3.12 C$)
     -40.77 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.98 A$
(5.71 C$)
3.92 A$
(3.74 C$)
     -34.46 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 35.00 A$
(33.42 C$)
15.71 A$
(15.00 C$)
     -55.12 %
Transportation
Australia[ Edit ] Canada[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.40 A$
(4.20 C$)
3.40 A$
(3.25 C$)
     -22.64 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 150.00 A$
(143.23 C$)
99.49 A$
(95.00 C$)
     -33.67 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.20 A$
(4.01 C$)
4.19 A$
(4.00 C$)
     -0.26 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.32 A$
(3.17 C$)
3.37 A$
(3.22 C$)
     +1.68 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 49.20 A$
(46.98 C$)
35.61 A$
(34.00 C$)
     -27.63 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.50 A$
(5.25 C$)
4.46 A$
(4.26 C$)
     -18.92 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,000.00 A$
(25,780.79 C$)
27,112.28 A$
(25,888.00 C$)
     +0.42 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,232.81 A$
(24,093.40 C$)
25,442.28 A$
(24,293.41 C$)
     +0.83 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Australia[ Edit ] Canada[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 219.56 A$
(209.64 C$)
167.75 A$
(160.17 C$)
     -23.60 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.41 A$
(0.39 C$)
0.38 A$
(0.36 C$)
     -7.93 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 74.83 A$
(71.45 C$)
81.12 A$
(77.45 C$)
     +8.41 %
Sports And Leisure
Australia[ Edit ] Canada[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 65.14 A$
(62.19 C$)
52.62 A$
(50.24 C$)
     -19.22 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 21.05 A$
(20.10 C$)
21.83 A$
(20.85 C$)
     +3.74 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$
(17.19 C$)
14.66 A$
(14.00 C$)
     -18.54 %
Childcare
Australia[ Edit ] Canada[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,901.03 A$
(1,815.19 C$)
1,021.02 A$
(974.91 C$)
     -46.29 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 17,690.27 A$
(16,891.45 C$)
14,804.84 A$
(14,136.32 C$)
     -16.31 %
Clothing And Shoes
Australia[ Edit ] Canada[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 98.99 A$
(94.52 C$)
67.23 A$
(64.19 C$)
     -32.09 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 59.38 A$
(56.70 C$)
47.47 A$
(45.33 C$)
     -20.05 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 133.80 A$
(127.76 C$)
106.11 A$
(101.32 C$)
     -20.69 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 140.55 A$
(134.21 C$)
132.65 A$
(126.66 C$)
     -5.62 %
Rent Per Month
Australia[ Edit ] Canada[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,667.50 A$
(1,592.20 C$)
1,391.07 A$
(1,328.26 C$)
     -16.58 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,261.50 A$
(1,204.54 C$)
1,143.53 A$
(1,091.89 C$)
     -9.35 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,746.38 A$
(2,622.37 C$)
2,235.06 A$
(2,134.13 C$)
     -18.62 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,933.34 A$
(1,846.04 C$)
1,860.66 A$
(1,776.64 C$)
     -3.76 %
Buy Apartment Price
Australia[ Edit ] Canada[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 758.61 A$
(724.36 C$)
571.95 A$
(546.13 C$)
     -24.61 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 549.01 A$
(524.22 C$)
395.61 A$
(377.74 C$)
     -27.94 %
Salaries And Financing
Australia[ Edit ] Canada[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,800.47 A$
(4,583.70 C$)
3,382.00 A$
(3,229.28 C$)
     -29.55 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.92 3.55      -9.46 %
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