Cost of living in Edmonton, Canada

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Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district C$19
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) C$9
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast C$6
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk C$2.44
12 eggs, large C$3.69
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes C$3.66
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese C$13
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples C$3.41
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes C$4.04
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket C$3.22
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality C$21
2 liters of Coca-Cola C$2.23
Bread for 2 people for 1 day C$2.16
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area C$1,753
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area C$1,380
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat C$169
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area C$1,484
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area C$1,069
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio C$81
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) C$67
40” flat screen TV C$527
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) C$176
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) C$11
Hourly rate for cleaning help C$24
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) C$83
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) C$61
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) C$127
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes C$143
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new C$26,022
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas C$1.09
Monthly ticket public transport C$90
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) C$20
Personal Care
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) C$10
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) C$33
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) C$72
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) C$9
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) C$5.05
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) C$4.96
4 rolls of toilet paper C$2.79
Tube of toothpaste C$2.25
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city C$24
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub C$55
2 tickets to the movies C$27
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) C$209
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert C$89
1 cocktail drink in downtown club C$9
Cappuccino in expat area of the city C$5.20
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) C$7
iPod nano 16GB C$165
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) C$0.28
1 month of gym membership in business district C$83
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes C$14
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 671 prices entered by 139 different people.
Latest price update: March 24, 2017.

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