Cost of Living in Canada

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 C$ 12.00-35.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 85.00 C$ 60.00-150.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 C$ 10.00-15.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.50 C$ 4.00-9.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 C$ 6.00-10.00
Cappuccino (regular) 4.55 C$ 2.50-6.75
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.38 C$ 1.75-3.24
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.97 C$ 1.28-3.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 9.87 C$ 5.00-18.51
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.78 C$ 1.80-4.54
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.81 C$ 0.91-3.63
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.89 C$ 2.50-5.99
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.51 C$ 3.18-15.88
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.44 C$ 3.00-9.99
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.94 C$ 3.63-12.70
Apples (1 lb) 2.09 C$ 0.91-3.45
Banana (1 lb) 0.82 C$ 0.45-1.83
Oranges (1 lb) 2.00 C$ 0.91-4.00
Tomato (1 lb) 2.10 C$ 0.91-3.49
Potato (1 lb) 1.37 C$ 0.45-2.60
Onion (1 lb) 1.32 C$ 0.45-2.27
Lettuce (1 head) 2.84 C$ 1.70-4.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.23 C$ 1.00-4.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.99 C$ 12.00-25.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.58 C$ 2.00-6.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.94 C$ 2.25-7.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 16.00 C$ 14.00-20.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.25 C$ 2.50-4.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 C$ 75.00-156.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 C$ 3.35-6.50
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 C$ 2.49-6.44
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 34.00 C$ 30.00-55.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.64 C$ 6.51-8.33
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,000.00 C$ 24,080.00-32,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,185.44 C$ 22,000.00-30,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 175.49 C$ 92.73-330.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.34 C$ 0.10-0.50
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 82.10 C$ 60.00-134.22
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 53.18 C$ 22.00-100.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.00 C$ 0.00-36.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.95 C$ 12.00-20.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,096.91 C$ 700.00-1,800.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 17,519.49 C$ 8,000.00-35,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 66.93 C$ 35.00-100.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 46.56 C$ 25.00-80.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 105.14 C$ 70.00-150.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 131.52 C$ 75.00-200.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,573.16 C$ 941.67-2,300.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,319.14 C$ 900.00-2,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,560.36 C$ 1,561.11-4,457.50
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,218.96 C$ 1,492.31-3,200.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 833.00 C$ 400.00-1,399.99
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 603.15 C$ 299.15-1,061.99
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,269.16 C$
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.16 2.00-8.75

Prices in Canada

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Last update: August 2022
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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
Vancouver 77.75 52.26 65.25 75.59 85.11 89.11
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador 76.61 21.14 49.40 73.60 68.94 88.54
Toronto 76.32 45.64 61.27 70.65 80.05 90.95
Victoria 76.17 41.94 59.38 77.63 76.16 97.17
Nanaimo, BC 76.12 34.65 55.78 76.58 67.40 86.40
Calgary 74.04 31.58 53.22 69.42 70.99 120.82
Guelph 73.68 37.57 55.97 73.22 77.97 97.61
Halifax 73.27 32.87 53.45 73.45 70.27 95.24
Edmonton 73.25 25.64 49.90 68.04 74.92 111.99
Ottawa 71.45 35.34 53.74 65.62 74.50 96.65
Markham 71.37 44.18 58.03 64.81 74.27 98.76
Montreal 70.35 29.54 50.33 68.35 70.88 89.16
Mississauga 70.32 43.34 57.09 60.14 64.05 83.83
Hamilton 70.25 33.98 52.46 70.88 65.08 86.98
Kitchener 70.09 34.01 52.39 68.29 71.20 95.97
Surrey 69.86 37.99 54.23 68.65 62.56 115.02
Saskatoon 69.73 24.19 47.39 64.54 65.54 106.59
Kelowna 69.59 37.71 53.96 68.38 66.38 100.03
London 69.35 36.05 53.02 62.81 75.99 102.00
Winnipeg 69.13 24.82 47.40 68.38 65.11 76.07
Brampton 68.52 38.11 53.60 64.09 60.68 114.06
Kingston 67.71 33.44 50.90 64.09 65.94 98.58
Windsor 67.13 30.34 49.08 61.30 66.20 100.74
Quebec City 65.88 19.32 43.04 63.72 63.06 124.46
Regina 65.42 21.32 43.79 60.98 66.33 121.30
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