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Almaty vs Hanoi
Ala vs Han

Average net salary (After tax)

Hanoi
Almaty

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Han
Ala
Outside city centre
Han
Ala

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Han
Ala
Outside city centre
Han
Ala

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Han
Ala
Outside city centre
Han
Ala

Mortgage rates

Hanoi
4.5%
Almaty
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

Hanoi
Almaty

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Han
Ala

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Han
Ala

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Han
Ala

Monthly pass

Regular price

Han
Ala

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Hanoi
Almaty

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Han
Ala
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Han
Ala
White bread 500g
Han
Ala
Eggs 12
Han
Ala
White rice 1kg
Han
Ala

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Hanoi
Almaty

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Han
Ala
Beef round 1kg
Han
Ala
Local cheese 1kg
Han
Ala

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Han
Ala
Lettuce 1 head
Han
Ala
Tomatoes 1kg
Han
Ala

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Han
Ala
Oranges 1 head
Han
Ala
Bananas 1kg
Han
Ala

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Han $4,070.74/mth
Ala $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Han $4,070.74/mth
Ala $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Hanoi
4.5%
Almaty
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Hanoi are 17.14% higher than in Almaty

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Han $4,070.74/mth
Ala $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Han $4,070.74/mth
Ala $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Han $4,070.74/mth
Ala $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Han
Ala
Market 0.5L bottle
Han
Ala

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Han
Ala
Market 0.33L bottle
Han
Ala

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Hanoi
5
Almaty

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Han
Ala

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Han
Ala

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Han
Ala
1 pair men's leather shoes
Han
Ala

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Hanoi
$15.33
Almaty
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Han $4,070.74/mth
Ala $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Han $4,070.74/mth
Ala $4,070.74/mth