Cost of Living Comparison Between Canada and Australia Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Australia are 16.03% higher than in Canada (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Australia are 14.98% higher than in Canada
Rent Prices in Australia are 12.49% higher than in Canada
Restaurant Prices in Australia are 10.40% higher than in Canada
Groceries Prices in Australia are 15.65% higher than in Canada
Local Purchasing Power in Australia is 19.52% higher than in Canada
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Restaurants
Canada Edit Australia Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 18.00 C$
(18.91 A$)
19.04 C$
(20.00 A$)
     +5.78 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 75.00 C$
(78.78 A$)
85.69 C$
(90.00 A$)
     +14.25 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 11.00 C$
(11.55 A$)
11.42 C$
(12.00 A$)
     +3.86 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 C$
(6.30 A$)
7.62 C$
(8.00 A$)
     +26.94 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.50 C$
(7.88 A$)
8.57 C$
(9.00 A$)
     +14.25 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.28 C$
(4.49 A$)
4.27 C$
(4.49 A$)
     -0.09 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.27 C$
(2.38 A$)
3.17 C$
(3.33 A$)
     +39.55 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.85 C$
(1.94 A$)
2.68 C$
(2.82 A$)
     +45.16 %
Markets
Canada Edit Australia Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 9.38 C$
(9.86 A$)
5.93 C$
(6.23 A$)
     -36.78 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.65 C$
(2.78 A$)
2.42 C$
(2.54 A$)
     -8.79 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.68 C$
(1.77 A$)
1.18 C$
(1.24 A$)
     -30.01 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.50 C$
(3.68 A$)
4.51 C$
(4.73 A$)
     +28.56 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.80 C$
(6.09 A$)
4.67 C$
(4.91 A$)
     -19.41 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.04 C$
(6.35 A$)
4.70 C$
(4.93 A$)
     -22.26 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.77 C$
(7.11 A$)
7.86 C$
(8.25 A$)
     +16.07 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.87 C$
(1.96 A$)
1.97 C$
(2.07 A$)
     +5.41 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.78 C$
(0.82 A$)
1.44 C$
(1.51 A$)
     +84.79 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.81 C$
(1.90 A$)
1.61 C$
(1.70 A$)
     -11.00 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.97 C$
(2.07 A$)
2.15 C$
(2.26 A$)
     +9.22 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.29 C$
(1.35 A$)
1.41 C$
(1.48 A$)
     +9.46 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.20 C$
(1.26 A$)
1.13 C$
(1.19 A$)
     -5.45 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.58 C$
(2.71 A$)
2.59 C$
(2.72 A$)
     +0.26 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.16 C$
(2.26 A$)
2.17 C$
(2.28 A$)
     +0.57 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 C$
(15.76 A$)
14.28 C$
(15.00 A$)
     -4.79 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.08 C$
(3.23 A$)
5.09 C$
(5.34 A$)
     +65.11 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.48 C$
(3.65 A$)
5.61 C$
(5.89 A$)
     +61.27 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 15.00 C$
(15.76 A$)
33.32 C$
(35.00 A$)
     +122.15 %
Transportation
Canada Edit Australia Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.25 C$
(3.41 A$)
4.19 C$
(4.40 A$)
     +28.89 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 90.00 C$
(94.53 A$)
142.81 C$
(150.00 A$)
     +58.68 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 C$
(4.20 A$)
4.00 C$
(4.20 A$)
     -0.03 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 C$
(3.38 A$)
3.28 C$
(3.44 A$)
     +1.87 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 34.00 C$
(35.71 A$)
46.84 C$
(49.20 A$)
     +37.77 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.24 C$
(4.45 A$)
5.10 C$
(5.36 A$)
     +20.35 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,000.00 C$
(27,309.32 A$)
26,657.09 C$
(27,999.50 A$)
     +2.53 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,443.49 C$
(25,674.43 A$)
24,365.06 C$
(25,592.04 A$)
     -0.32 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Canada Edit Australia Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 164.92 C$
(173.23 A$)
209.32 C$
(219.87 A$)
     +26.92 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.33 C$
(0.35 A$)
0.39 C$
(0.41 A$)
     +16.78 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 78.71 C$
(82.67 A$)
72.23 C$
(75.87 A$)
     -8.23 %
Sports And Leisure
Canada Edit Australia Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 50.68 C$
(53.23 A$)
61.42 C$
(64.52 A$)
     +21.20 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.14 C$
(21.16 A$)
19.68 C$
(20.67 A$)
     -2.30 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 C$
(14.71 A$)
17.14 C$
(18.00 A$)
     +22.41 %
Childcare
Canada Edit Australia Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 986.54 C$
(1,036.22 A$)
1,779.40 C$
(1,869.01 A$)
     +80.37 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 14,224.93 C$
(14,941.28 A$)
16,227.09 C$
(17,044.26 A$)
     +14.07 %
Clothing And Shoes
Canada Edit Australia Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 63.57 C$
(66.78 A$)
94.37 C$
(99.12 A$)
     +48.43 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 45.03 C$
(47.29 A$)
57.14 C$
(60.02 A$)
     +26.90 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 101.39 C$
(106.50 A$)
129.20 C$
(135.71 A$)
     +27.43 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 127.42 C$
(133.84 A$)
133.73 C$
(140.47 A$)
     +4.95 %
Rent Per Month
Canada Edit Australia Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,327.91 C$
(1,394.78 A$)
1,551.01 C$
(1,629.11 A$)
     +16.80 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,115.24 C$
(1,171.40 A$)
1,200.14 C$
(1,260.58 A$)
     +7.61 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,155.22 C$
(2,263.75 A$)
2,630.42 C$
(2,762.88 A$)
     +22.05 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,808.35 C$
(1,899.41 A$)
1,825.21 C$
(1,917.12 A$)
     +0.93 %
Buy Apartment Price
Canada Edit Australia Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 535.55 C$
(562.52 A$)
737.92 C$
(775.08 A$)
     +37.79 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 399.43 C$
(419.54 A$)
530.37 C$
(557.08 A$)
     +32.78 %
Salaries And Financing
Canada Edit Australia Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,329.63 C$
(3,497.30 A$)
4,575.61 C$
(4,806.03 A$)
     +37.42 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.37 3.69      +9.55 %
Last update: May 2021May 2021
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