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Cost of Living Comparison Between Canada and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 7.96% higher than in Canada
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 14.82% higher than in Canada
Rent Prices in United States are 31.50% higher than in Canada
Restaurant Prices in United States are 11.31% higher than in Canada
Groceries Prices in United States are 10.55% higher than in Canada
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 12.52% higher than in Canada
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 C$
(11.29 $)
17.27 C$
(13.00 $)
     +15.13 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 C$
(45.17 $)
66.42 C$
(50.00 $)
     +10.70 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.64 C$
(7.26 $)
9.30 C$
(7.00 $)
     -3.59 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 C$
(4.52 $)
5.31 C$
(4.00 $)
     -11.44 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.00 C$
(5.27 $)
6.64 C$
(5.00 $)
     -5.11 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.95 C$
(2.97 $)
5.25 C$
(3.95 $)
     +32.99 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.02 C$
(1.52 $)
2.34 C$
(1.76 $)
     +15.65 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.70 C$
(1.28 $)
1.88 C$
(1.42 $)
     +10.41 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 8.30 C$
(6.25 $)
4.23 C$
(3.18 $)
     -49.10 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.52 C$
(1.89 $)
3.09 C$
(2.32 $)
     +22.57 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.73 C$
(1.31 $)
2.36 C$
(1.78 $)
     +35.98 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.27 C$
(2.46 $)
3.16 C$
(2.38 $)
     -3.47 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.26 C$
(3.96 $)
6.44 C$
(4.85 $)
     +22.35 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.76 C$
(4.33 $)
5.18 C$
(3.90 $)
     -10.12 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.24 C$
(4.70 $)
6.89 C$
(5.19 $)
     +10.49 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.74 C$
(1.31 $)
2.61 C$
(1.96 $)
     +49.61 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.79 C$
(0.59 $)
0.89 C$
(0.67 $)
     +13.21 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.69 C$
(1.27 $)
2.36 C$
(1.77 $)
     +39.78 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.66 C$
(1.25 $)
2.38 C$
(1.79 $)
     +43.78 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.07 C$
(0.81 $)
1.47 C$
(1.11 $)
     +36.66 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.08 C$
(0.81 $)
1.49 C$
(1.12 $)
     +38.16 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.22 C$
(1.67 $)
2.01 C$
(1.52 $)
     -9.28 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.22 C$
(1.67 $)
2.35 C$
(1.77 $)
     +5.73 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 C$
(11.29 $)
15.94 C$
(12.00 $)
     +6.28 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.86 C$
(2.15 $)
3.06 C$
(2.30 $)
     +6.87 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.47 C$
(2.62 $)
4.33 C$
(3.26 $)
     +24.57 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 13.00 C$
(9.79 $)
9.30 C$
(7.00 $)
     -28.47 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.20 C$
(2.41 $)
2.99 C$
(2.25 $)
     -6.59 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 93.00 C$
(70.01 $)
91.66 C$
(69.00 $)
     -1.44 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.70 C$
(2.79 $)
3.99 C$
(3.00 $)
     +7.71 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.96 C$
(2.23 $)
3.45 C$
(2.60 $)
     +16.64 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 32.86 C$
(24.74 $)
36.60 C$
(27.55 $)
     +11.38 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.62 C$
(3.48 $)
3.41 C$
(2.56 $)
     -26.28 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,000.00 C$
(18,066.10 $)
28,561.78 C$
(21,500.00 $)
     +19.01 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,403.78 C$
(16,864.54 $)
26,911.57 C$
(20,257.79 $)
     +20.12 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 142.11 C$
(106.97 $)
196.72 C$
(148.08 $)
     +38.42 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.32 C$
(0.24 $)
0.13 C$
(0.10 $)
     -59.08 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 71.31 C$
(53.68 $)
79.89 C$
(60.14 $)
     +12.03 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 49.82 C$
(37.50 $)
47.88 C$
(36.04 $)
     -3.89 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.87 C$
(14.20 $)
20.06 C$
(15.10 $)
     +6.31 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 C$
(9.79 $)
15.94 C$
(12.00 $)
     +22.63 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 949.70 C$
(714.89 $)
1,131.66 C$
(851.86 $)
     +19.16 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,762.70 C$
(11,865.44 $)
23,753.45 C$
(17,880.51 $)
     +50.69 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 62.36 C$
(46.94 $)
55.52 C$
(41.79 $)
     -10.96 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 43.11 C$
(32.45 $)
45.74 C$
(34.43 $)
     +6.11 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 99.93 C$
(75.22 $)
98.00 C$
(73.77 $)
     -1.93 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 123.24 C$
(92.77 $)
123.28 C$
(92.80 $)
     +0.03 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,218.59 C$
(917.30 $)
1,622.99 C$
(1,221.71 $)
     +33.19 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 969.06 C$
(729.47 $)
1,283.27 C$
(965.99 $)
     +32.42 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,971.51 C$
(1,484.06 $)
2,598.85 C$
(1,956.30 $)
     +31.82 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,568.98 C$
(1,181.05 $)
2,027.12 C$
(1,525.92 $)
     +29.20 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 476.62 C$
(358.78 $)
286.87 C$
(215.94 $)
     -39.81 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 323.03 C$
(243.16 $)
209.92 C$
(158.02 $)
     -35.02 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,068.32 C$
(2,309.69 $)
3,964.15 C$
(2,984.03 $)
     +29.20 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.16 4.25      +34.79 %
Last update: June 2018June 2018
Contributors:654223759
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: CAD