Cost of Living in Canada

Summary about cost of living in Canada:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 17.00 C$ 10.83-30.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 70.00 C$ 50.00-120.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.50 C$ 10.00-12.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 C$ 4.00-8.50
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.50 C$ 6.00-10.00
Cappuccino (regular) 4.24 C$ 2.46-6.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.24 C$ 1.50-3.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.84 C$ 1.25-3.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 9.44 C$ 4.73-17.03
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.65 C$ 1.70-4.49
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.69 C$ 0.90-3.63
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.48 C$ 2.20-5.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.72 C$ 2.72-15.88
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.99 C$ 2.72-9.07
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.82 C$ 3.47-11.34
Apples (1 lb) 1.87 C$ 0.75-2.99
Banana (1 lb) 0.78 C$ 0.45-1.81
Oranges (1 lb) 1.80 C$ 0.77-3.63
Tomato (1 lb) 1.96 C$ 0.90-3.00
Potato (1 lb) 1.30 C$ 0.45-2.31
Onion (1 lb) 1.20 C$ 0.45-2.27
Lettuce (1 head) 2.59 C$ 1.50-4.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.17 C$ 1.00-3.50
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 C$ 12.00-25.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.06 C$ 1.85-5.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.49 C$ 2.00-6.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 15.00 C$ 12.50-19.50
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.25 C$ 2.50-4.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 90.00 C$ 66.00-156.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 C$ 3.30-6.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 C$ 2.57-5.63
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 34.00 C$ 29.00-55.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.20 C$ 2.87-5.30
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,000.00 C$ 22,570.00-30,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,312.21 C$ 21,000.00-28,585.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 162.33 C$ 85.00-300.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.33 C$ 0.10-0.50
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 78.41 C$ 60.00-120.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 50.56 C$ 20.00-80.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.45 C$ 0.00-35.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 C$ 12.00-18.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 989.16 C$ 585.83-1,718.80
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 14,300.45 C$ 6,500.00-30,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 63.67 C$ 30.00-99.99
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 45.30 C$ 25.00-79.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 101.36 C$ 65.00-150.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 127.60 C$ 75.00-200.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,318.21 C$ 830.88-2,033.29
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,101.07 C$ 671.14-1,736.96
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,142.71 C$ 1,399.38-3,529.33
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,793.69 C$ 1,036.75-2,706.15
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 528.76 C$ 247.08-1,099.99
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 386.94 C$ 200.00-850.52
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,282.56 C$
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.42 2.13-4.49

Prices in Canada

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Last update: March 2021
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By City in Canada

Rank
City
Cost of Living Index
Rent Index
Cost of Living Plus Rent Index
Groceries Index
Restaurant Price Index
Local Purchasing Power Index
Fredericton 75.31 23.92 51.44 74.42 74.52 67.42
Surrey 75.23 43.11 60.31 78.82 67.51 85.61
Saint John's 75.11 22.30 50.57 74.03 72.33 56.74
Toronto 75.02 52.97 64.77 68.10 76.32 82.05
Halifax 74.70 34.31 55.93 79.76 64.18 79.07
Burnaby 74.67 48.33 62.43 75.81 67.05 70.65
Vancouver 73.35 52.27 63.56 73.51 70.69 91.74
Red Deer 72.69 22.96 49.58 70.99 65.59 107.40
Calgary 72.28 32.40 53.75 67.16 71.32 113.17
Kingston 72.00 31.90 53.37 70.12 63.97 68.85
Ottawa 71.83 40.68 57.36 68.68 69.88 88.64
Edmonton 71.74 28.92 51.85 66.52 71.86 96.49
Mississauga 71.53 47.12 60.19 67.22 61.54 88.09
Victoria 71.53 43.75 58.62 73.29 66.97 86.11
Nanaimo, BC 70.92 32.37 53.01 73.17 66.98 57.40
Saskatoon 70.79 28.32 51.06 66.61 63.42 87.76
Winnipeg 70.09 26.98 50.07 68.40 61.75 90.64
Brampton 70.06 41.41 56.75 65.08 59.68 82.50
Guelph 69.83 34.27 53.31 64.57 77.16 82.36
Regina 69.76 29.53 51.07 69.17 65.05 94.43
Markham 69.53 46.27 58.72 61.13 68.84 91.72
Coquitlam 69.50 46.70 58.91 66.21 70.75 70.58
North Vancouver 68.93 57.79 63.76 66.53 67.79 109.11
Hamilton 68.92 34.03 52.71 68.21 60.58 77.68
Montreal 68.39 31.09 51.06 70.63 63.32 82.00
London 67.47 33.90 51.87 62.12 67.51 99.03
Quebec City 66.98 20.95 45.59 68.49 55.22 90.82
Kitchener 65.86 33.41 50.79 58.50 71.11 79.06
Kelowna 65.77 37.49 52.63 60.56 64.09 71.54
Windsor 65.64 27.57 47.95 59.15 70.92 71.73
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