Cost of Living Comparison Between Australia and Canada Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Canada are 12.35% lower than in Australia (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Canada are 11.67% lower than in Australia
Rent Prices in Canada are 10.01% lower than in Australia
Restaurant Prices in Canada are 7.95% lower than in Australia
Groceries Prices in Canada are 11.93% lower than in Australia
Local Purchasing Power in Canada is 16.56% lower than in Australia
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Restaurants
Australia Edit Canada Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 A$
(18.74 C$)
19.21 A$
(18.00 C$)
     -3.95 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 90.00 A$
(84.33 C$)
80.04 A$
(75.00 C$)
     -11.06 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 A$
(11.24 C$)
11.74 A$
(11.00 C$)
     -2.17 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 A$
(7.50 C$)
6.40 A$
(6.00 C$)
     -19.96 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 9.00 A$
(8.43 C$)
8.00 A$
(7.50 C$)
     -11.06 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.50 A$
(4.21 C$)
4.57 A$
(4.28 C$)
     +1.61 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.33 A$
(3.12 C$)
2.44 A$
(2.29 C$)
     -26.51 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.83 A$
(2.65 C$)
1.98 A$
(1.86 C$)
     -29.94 %
Markets
Australia Edit Canada Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.22 A$
(5.83 C$)
9.98 A$
(9.35 C$)
     +60.43 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.53 A$
(2.37 C$)
2.83 A$
(2.66 C$)
     +12.14 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.24 A$
(1.16 C$)
1.79 A$
(1.68 C$)
     +45.28 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.74 A$
(4.44 C$)
3.75 A$
(3.51 C$)
     -20.99 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.92 A$
(4.61 C$)
6.24 A$
(5.84 C$)
     +26.65 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.92 A$
(4.61 C$)
6.47 A$
(6.07 C$)
     +31.63 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.28 A$
(7.76 C$)
7.28 A$
(6.82 C$)
     -12.09 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.09 A$
(1.96 C$)
2.01 A$
(1.89 C$)
     -3.71 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.54 A$
(1.45 C$)
0.84 A$
(0.78 C$)
     -45.80 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.70 A$
(1.59 C$)
1.96 A$
(1.84 C$)
     +15.46 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.27 A$
(2.13 C$)
2.11 A$
(1.98 C$)
     -7.03 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.47 A$
(1.38 C$)
1.38 A$
(1.29 C$)
     -6.52 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.18 A$
(1.11 C$)
1.28 A$
(1.20 C$)
     +7.73 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.71 A$
(2.54 C$)
2.75 A$
(2.58 C$)
     +1.47 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.28 A$
(2.14 C$)
2.30 A$
(2.15 C$)
     +0.68 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$
(14.06 C$)
16.01 A$
(15.00 C$)
     +6.72 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.34 A$
(5.00 C$)
3.33 A$
(3.12 C$)
     -37.61 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.93 A$
(5.56 C$)
3.76 A$
(3.52 C$)
     -36.57 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 35.00 A$
(32.80 C$)
16.01 A$
(15.00 C$)
     -54.26 %
Transportation
Australia Edit Canada Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.30 A$
(4.03 C$)
3.47 A$
(3.25 C$)
     -19.34 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 150.00 A$
(140.55 C$)
97.12 A$
(91.00 C$)
     -35.25 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.20 A$
(3.94 C$)
4.27 A$
(4.00 C$)
     +1.64 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.48 A$
(3.26 C$)
3.44 A$
(3.22 C$)
     -1.18 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 A$
(46.85 C$)
36.29 A$
(34.00 C$)
     -27.43 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.39 A$
(5.05 C$)
4.65 A$
(4.36 C$)
     -13.73 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,000.00 A$
(26,236.00 C$)
27,748.13 A$
(26,000.00 C$)
     -0.90 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,649.38 A$
(24,033.47 C$)
26,062.29 A$
(24,420.37 C$)
     +1.61 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Australia Edit Canada Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 221.17 A$
(207.24 C$)
175.82 A$
(164.74 C$)
     -20.51 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.43 A$
(0.40 C$)
0.36 A$
(0.34 C$)
     -16.68 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 76.26 A$
(71.45 C$)
84.25 A$
(78.95 C$)
     +10.48 %
Sports And Leisure
Australia Edit Canada Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 65.07 A$
(60.97 C$)
54.56 A$
(51.12 C$)
     -16.14 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.47 A$
(19.18 C$)
21.73 A$
(20.36 C$)
     +6.16 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$
(16.87 C$)
14.94 A$
(14.00 C$)
     -16.99 %
Childcare
Australia Edit Canada Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,865.40 A$
(1,747.88 C$)
1,059.51 A$
(992.76 C$)
     -43.20 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 17,077.58 A$
(16,001.70 C$)
15,106.70 A$
(14,154.98 C$)
     -11.54 %
Clothing And Shoes
Australia Edit Canada Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 98.95 A$
(92.71 C$)
68.11 A$
(63.82 C$)
     -31.16 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 60.13 A$
(56.34 C$)
48.12 A$
(45.08 C$)
     -19.98 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 135.32 A$
(126.79 C$)
108.26 A$
(101.44 C$)
     -20.00 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 139.97 A$
(131.15 C$)
136.12 A$
(127.55 C$)
     -2.75 %
Rent Per Month
Australia Edit Canada Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,638.28 A$
(1,535.07 C$)
1,418.65 A$
(1,329.28 C$)
     -13.41 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,270.47 A$
(1,190.43 C$)
1,191.69 A$
(1,116.61 C$)
     -6.20 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,782.12 A$
(2,606.84 C$)
2,309.77 A$
(2,164.25 C$)
     -16.98 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,928.03 A$
(1,806.57 C$)
1,935.83 A$
(1,813.87 C$)
     +0.40 %
Buy Apartment Price
Australia Edit Canada Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 764.41 A$
(716.25 C$)
575.23 A$
(538.99 C$)
     -24.75 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 544.36 A$
(510.07 C$)
427.36 A$
(400.44 C$)
     -21.49 %
Salaries And Financing
Australia Edit Canada Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,838.45 A$
(4,533.63 C$)
3,566.22 A$
(3,341.55 C$)
     -26.29 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.68 3.35      -9.01 %
Last update: June 2021June 2021
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