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Tehran vs Toronto
Thr vs Tor

Average net salary (After tax)

Toronto
Tehran

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Tor
Thr
Outside city centre
Tor
Thr

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Tor
Thr
Outside city centre
Tor
Thr

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Tor
Thr
Outside city centre
Tor
Thr

Mortgage rates

Toronto
4.5%
Tehran
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Toronto
Tehran

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Tor
Thr

Mobile phone data

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

Tor
Thr

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Tor
Thr

Monthly pass

Regular price

Tor
Thr

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Toronto
Tehran

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Tor
Thr
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Toronto
Tehran

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Tor
Thr
Lettuce 1 head
Tor
Thr
Tomatoes 1kg
Tor
Thr

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Tor
Thr
Oranges 1 head
Tor
Thr
Bananas 1kg
Tor
Thr

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Toronto
4.5%
Tehran
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Toronto are 17.14% higher than in Tehran

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Tor
Thr
Market 0.5L bottle
Tor
Thr

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Tor
Thr
Market 0.33L bottle
Tor
Thr

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Toronto
5
Tehran

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Tor
Thr

Summer dress

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

Tor
Thr

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Toronto
$15.33
Tehran
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Tor $4,070.74/mth
Thr $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Tor $4,070.74/mth
Thr $4,070.74/mth