Cost of living in Winnipeg, Canada

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Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district C$18
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) C$11
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast C$5.70
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk C$2.09
12 eggs, large C$3.39
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes C$3.67
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese C$9
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples C$4.43
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes C$3.32
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket C$3.01
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality C$18
2 liters of Coca-Cola C$2.12
Bread for 2 people for 1 day C$2.24
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area C$2,193
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area C$1,451
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat C$114
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area C$1,199
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area C$821
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio C$84
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) C$55
40” flat screen TV C$447
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) C$142
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) C$12
Hourly rate for cleaning help C$24
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) C$56
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) C$58
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) C$110
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes C$138
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new C$26,409
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas C$1.03
Monthly ticket public transport C$79
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) C$16
Personal Care
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) C$9
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) C$25
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) C$119
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) C$7
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) C$4.15
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) C$4.82
4 rolls of toilet paper C$2.94
Tube of toothpaste C$2.86
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city C$23
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub C$47
2 tickets to the movies C$23
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) C$126
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert C$90
1 cocktail drink in downtown club C$9
Cappuccino in expat area of the city C$4.40
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) C$5.98
iPod nano 16GB C$202
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) C$0.61
1 month of gym membership in business district C$46
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes C$15
These prices are lacking data. It provides a decent estimate, but they are not yet reliable. They are based on 534 prices entered by 84 different people.
Latest price update: February 22, 2017.

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