Quebec City Canada vs Brussels Belgium cost of living comparison

Cost of living in Quebec City Canada

Supermarket prices in Quebec City
Milk (1L / 0.26Gallon) 1.64 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 6.34 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.44 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.47 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 13.45 (USD)
Chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 10.68 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 12.83 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.53 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.5 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.2 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.58 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.21 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.22 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 1.62 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 1.63 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 11.17 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.71 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 2.2 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 7.71 (USD)

Restaurant prices in Quebec City
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 8.4 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 10.84 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 43.36 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 1.31 (USD)
Cup of coffee 2.78 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 1.7 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 3.51 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 5.13 (USD)

Shopping prices in Quebec City
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 75.61 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 90.28 (USD)
High quality jeans 48.95 (USD)
womens summer dress 30.14 (USD)

Transportation in Quebec City
Taxi minimum charge 2.45 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 1.33 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 29.33 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 2.43 (USD)
One month pass 63.32 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 0.82 (USD)
Compact car (Honda Civic) 18080 (USD)
Family car (Toyota corolla) 17661 (USD)

Rent prices in Quebec City
1 bedroom flat in city center 579 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 933 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 462 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 708 (USD)
Square meter in city center 2029 (USD)
Square meter outside city center 1577 (USD)

Home and utilities in Quebec City
Family monthly ( Electricity, Water) 73 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet 48 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.23 (USD)

School and Kindergarten in Quebec City
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 602 (USD)
Average primary school yearly fees 4135 (USD)

Gym and activities in Quebec City
Gym monthly membership cost 26.26 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 9.02 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 9.78 (USD)

Salaries and interest in Quebec City
Average monthly net salary 2235 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 3.63 %

Cost of living in Brussels Belgium

Supermarket prices in Brussels
Milk (1L / 0.26Gallon) 1.06 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 7.4 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.36 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.03 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 15.49 (USD)
Chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 10.01 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 14.56 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.92 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.61 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.45 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.56 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.75 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.32 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 1.35 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 1.15 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 7.96 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 0.99 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.89 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 7.09 (USD)

Restaurant prices in Brussels
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 10.43 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 17.21 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 65.52 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 2.46 (USD)
Cup of coffee 3.48 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 2.91 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 2.79 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 4.5 (USD)

Shopping prices in Brussels
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 87.62 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 121.53 (USD)
High quality jeans 84.76 (USD)
womens summer dress 38.71 (USD)

Transportation in Brussels
Taxi minimum charge 3.6 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 2.12 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 34.44 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 2.29 (USD)
One month pass 52.41 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 1.68 (USD)
Compact car (Honda Civic) 24152 (USD)
Family car (Toyota corolla) 24957 (USD)

Rent prices in Brussels
1 bedroom flat in city center 985 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 1632 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 826 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 1273 (USD)
Square meter in city center 3550 (USD)
Square meter outside city center 3022 (USD)

Home and utilities in Brussels
Family monthly ( Electricity, Water) 157 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet 47 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.25 (USD)

School and Kindergarten in Brussels
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 803 (USD)
Average primary school yearly fees 19474 (USD)

Gym and activities in Brussels
Gym monthly membership cost 28.76 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 20.53 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 11.64 (USD)

Salaries and interest in Brussels
Average monthly net salary 2668 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 1.64 %