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Sydney vs Toronto
Syd vs Tor

Average net salary (After tax)

Toronto
Sydney

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Tor
Syd
Outside city centre
Tor
Syd

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Tor
Syd
Outside city centre
Tor
Syd

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Tor
Syd
Outside city centre
Tor
Syd

Mortgage rates

Toronto
4.5%
Sydney
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Toronto
Sydney

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Tor
Syd

Mobile phone data

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

Tor
Syd

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Tor
Syd

Monthly pass

Regular price

Tor
Syd

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Toronto
Sydney

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Tor
Syd
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Toronto
Sydney

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Tor
Syd
Lettuce 1 head
Tor
Syd
Tomatoes 1kg
Tor
Syd

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Tor
Syd
Oranges 1 head
Tor
Syd
Bananas 1kg
Tor
Syd

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Toronto
4.5%
Sydney
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Toronto are 17.14% higher than in Sydney

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Tor
Syd
Market 0.5L bottle
Tor
Syd

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Tor
Syd
Market 0.33L bottle
Tor
Syd

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Toronto
5
Sydney

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Tor
Syd

Summer dress

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

Tor
Syd

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Toronto
$15.33
Sydney
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Tor $4,070.74/mth
Syd $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Tor $4,070.74/mth
Syd $4,070.74/mth