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Lagos vs Toronto
Los vs Tor

Average net salary (After tax)

Toronto
Lagos

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Tor
Los
Outside city centre
Tor
Los

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Tor
Los
Outside city centre
Tor
Los

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Tor
Los
Outside city centre
Tor
Los

Mortgage rates

Toronto
4.5%
Lagos
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

Toronto
Lagos

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Tor
Los

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Tor
Los

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Tor
Los

Monthly pass

Regular price

Tor
Los

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Toronto
Lagos

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Tor
Los
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Tor
Los
White bread 500g
Tor
Los
Eggs 12
Tor
Los
White rice 1kg
Tor
Los

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Toronto
Lagos

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Tor
Los
Beef round 1kg
Tor
Los
Local cheese 1kg
Tor
Los

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Tor
Los
Lettuce 1 head
Tor
Los
Tomatoes 1kg
Tor
Los

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Tor
Los
Oranges 1 head
Tor
Los
Bananas 1kg
Tor
Los

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Tor $4,070.74/mth
Los $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Tor $4,070.74/mth
Los $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Toronto
4.5%
Lagos
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Toronto are 17.14% higher than in Lagos

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Tor $4,070.74/mth
Los $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Tor $4,070.74/mth
Los $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Tor $4,070.74/mth
Los $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Tor
Los
Market 0.5L bottle
Tor
Los

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Tor
Los
Market 0.33L bottle
Tor
Los

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Toronto
5
Lagos

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Tor
Los

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Tor
Los

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Tor
Los
1 pair men's leather shoes
Tor
Los

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Toronto
$15.33
Lagos
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Tor $4,070.74/mth
Los $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Tor $4,070.74/mth
Los $4,070.74/mth