# How much more does food cost in Nunavut?

## How much more does food cost in Nunavut?

In 2016, the cost of groceries was up to three times higher in Nunavut stores than through the rest of Canada [3]. In Nunavut, a higher percentage of families have a lower income, and employment opportunities are restricted [6], making the increased costs of food especially challenging, and even prohibitive.

## How much do eggs cost in Nunavut?

MarketsEditEggs (regular) (12)5.00C$Local Cheese (1 lb)5.39C$Chicken Fillets (1 lb)7.27C$Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)7.00C$10 more rows

## How much does flour cost in Nunavut?

On average, the lowest price of the 7 liquid items examined is 2L of 2% milk, at $2.46/L in Kivalliq. The highest region- al average is a bottle of 945ml to 1L of tomato juice, at$9.38/L in Baffin. The cost per litre of 960ml-1L orange or apple juice is similar with those of soft drinks.

## How much does food cost in Northern Canada?

In 2016, the cost of groceries was up to three times higher in Nunavut stores than through the rest of Canada [3]. In Nunavut, a higher percentage of families have a lower income, and employment opportunities are restricted [6], making the increased costs of food especially challenging, and even prohibitive.

## How much are eggs in Nunavut?

RestaurantsEditMilk (regular), (1 gallon)12.91C$Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb)3.62C$Rice (white), (1 lb)4.20C$Eggs (regular) (12)5.00C$62 more rows

## How much does a litre of milk cost in Nunavut?

On average, the lowest price of the 7 liquid items examined is 2L of 2% milk, at $2.46/L in Kivalliq. The highest region- al average is a bottle of 945ml to 1L of tomato juice, at$9.38/L in Baffin. The cost per litre of 960ml-1L orange or apple juice is similar with those of soft drinks.