Newspaper article The Canadian Press

A By-the-Numbers Look at Child Care Costs in Some of Canada's Biggest Cities

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

A By-the-Numbers Look at Child Care Costs in Some of Canada's Biggest Cities

Article excerpt

How much does daycare cost in your city?

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OTTAWA - How much does it cost to send a child to daycare in your city? A new report from the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives looks at the fees parents pay for daycare. Some of the findings:

Median monthly fees, infant (under 18 months)

Toronto: $1,758

Mississauga: $1,452

Vancouver: $1,360

Kitchener: $1,325

Calgary: $1,250

St. John's: $1,085

Hamilton: $1,062

Ottawa: $998

Windsor: $998

Edmonton: $990

Halifax: $910

Saskatoon: $900

Regina: $875

Saint John: $868

Charlottetown: $738

Winnipeg: $651

Gatineau: $183

Montreal: $168

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Median monthly fees, toddler (18 months -- three years)

Toronto: $1,354

Vancouver: $1,292

Mississauga: $1,200

Ottawa: $1,109

Kitchener: $1,085

Hamilton: $1,052

Calgary: $1,050

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