Iraq is 56.0% cheaper than Canada.

If you lived in Iraq instead of Canada, you would:

pay 63.6% less for restaurants

 
Canada
Iraq
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $15.95
CA$21.97
$4.48
IQD5,850
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$8.82
CA$12.15
$6.61
IQD8,640
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.77
CA$2.44
$0.46
IQD597

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pay 61.6% less for groceries

 
Canada
Iraq
Bread
1 loaf
$2.29
CA$3.15
$0.83
IQD1,078
Local cheese (8 oz) $5.39
CA$7.42
$2.12
IQD2,767
Milk (1 gallon) $7.61
CA$10.48
$4.32
IQD5,648

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pay 36.6% less for transportation

 
Canada
Iraq
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.96
CA$6.83
$1.72
IQD2,251
Monthly public transit pass $63.09
CA$86.92
$27.22
IQD35,566
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $21,101.60
CA$29,070.63
$16,262.95
IQD21,252,651

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pay 58.6% less for housing

 
Canada
Iraq
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$64.04
CA$88.22
$38.80
IQD50,708
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,066.70
CA$1,469.54
$279.28
IQD364,973
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $952.71
CA$1,312.50
$186.02
IQD243,093

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pay 86.8% less for childcare

 
Canada
Iraq
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $746.92
CA$1,028.99
$109.67
IQD143,316
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $13,296.08
CA$18,317.35
$1,546.87
IQD2,021,468

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pay 42.5% less for entertainment and sports

 
Canada
Iraq
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $4.67
CA$6.44
$2.49
IQD3,248
Cappuccino in mid-range area $3.31
CA$4.57
$2.24
IQD2,929
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$11.96
CA$16.48
$1.78
IQD2,320

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pay 42.6% less for clothing

 
Canada
Iraq
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$49.87
CA$68.70
$24.73
IQD32,313
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$36.92
CA$50.86
$25.30
IQD33,066
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$78.02
CA$107.49
$45.64
IQD59,648

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