Summary

Cost of living in Toronto is 59% more expensive than Taipei according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$3,199
$1,297
Cost of Living
$2,932
$1,708
Average Salary
$2,460
$882
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Toronto
Taipei
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$1,892.34
$678.68
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$1,427.16
$446.06
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$2,761.42
$1,394.49
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$2,305.16
$953.13

Salaries And Financing

Name
Toronto
Taipei
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$2,932.37
$1,708.49
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%7.13
%2.03

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Toronto
Taipei
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$157.75
$82.47
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.34
$0.15
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$52.98
$25.08

Markets

Name
Toronto
Taipei
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$2.52
$3.05
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$3.11
$2.05
Eggs (regular) (12)
$2.98
$2.77
Local Cheese (1kg)
$12.84
$18.26
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$2.08
$1.2
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$14.29
$15.74
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$2.49
$1.62
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.88
$2.41
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$11.7
$3.94
Apples (1kg)
$4.21
$6.21
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$10.93
$8.46
Oranges (1kg)
$3.21
$2.77
Potato (1kg)
$2.65
$2.82
Lettuce (1 head)
$1.94
$1.59
Rice (white), (1kg)
$2.78
$3.73
Tomato (1kg)
$3.38
$4.13
Banana (1kg)
$1.36
$2.4
Onion (1kg)
$2.44
$2.39
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$15.52
$22.26

Transportation

Name
Toronto
Taipei
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$2.55
$0.75
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$122.05
$43.04
Gasoline (1 liter)
$1.4
$1
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$22,528.88
$31,610.04
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$3.37
$2.5
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$1.39
$0.87
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$24.64
$9.32
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$21,081.19
$24,570

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Toronto
Taipei
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$62.14
$72.97
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$57.67
$35.57
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$88.81
$88.92
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$113.18
$123.03

Restaurants

Name
Toronto
Taipei
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$17.35
$4.89
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$86.61
$30.56
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$9.34
$4.59
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$6.34
$2.66
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$6.64
$3.38
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.07
$1.03
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.67
$0.71
Cappuccino (regular)
$3.93
$3.01

Sports And Leisure

Name
Toronto
Taipei
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$56.12
$47.31
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$22.95
$13.6
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$9.38
$9.96

Childcare

Name
Toronto
Taipei
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$1,334.66
$582.22
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$18,732.76
$14,281.75

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Toronto
Taipei
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$9,115.92
$14,799.96
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$7,565.42
$8,561.7