Canada is 2.5 times more expensive than Solomon Islands.

If you lived in Canada instead of Solomon Islands, you would:

pay 20.5% more for restaurants

 
Solomon Islands
Canada
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $5.85
$45.99
$14.02
CA$17.84
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$14.79
$116.19
$8.79
CA$11.18
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.77
$21.79
$1.76
CA$2.24

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pay 13.8% less for groceries

 
Solomon Islands
Canada
Bread
1 loaf
$1.54
$12.10
$2.30
CA$2.93
Local cheese (8 oz) $8.81
$69.23
$5.78
CA$7.35
Milk (1 gallon) $9.56
$75.14
$7.70
CA$9.80

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pay 29.4% more for transportation

 
Solomon Islands
Canada
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.51
$35.41
$5.83
CA$7.42
Monthly public transit pass ?? $68.41
CA$87.04
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) ?? $21,651.51
CA$27,550.68

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pay 7.5% more for housing

 
Solomon Islands
Canada
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$492,993.45
$3,872,950.66
$65.32
CA$83.12
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,088.69
$8,552.77
$1,070.21
CA$1,361.80
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $492.99
$3,872.95
$940.11
CA$1,196.25

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pay 8.3 times more for childcare

 
Solomon Islands
Canada
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $55.98
$439.74
$809.11
CA$1,029.56
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $6,675.95
$52,446.21
$13,706.92
CA$17,441.50

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pay 39.9% more for entertainment and sports

 
Solomon Islands
Canada
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $4.31
$33.89
$4.87
CA$6.19
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.11
$32.27
$3.36
CA$4.27
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$3.94
$30.98
$12.29
CA$15.64

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pay 3.3 times more for clothing

 
Solomon Islands
Canada
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$8.22
$64.55
$50.05
CA$63.69
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$8.63
$67.78
$36.24
CA$46.12
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$55.46
$435.71
$79.97
CA$101.76

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