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Almaty vs Rio De Janeiro
Ala vs Rio

Average net salary (After tax)

Rio de Janeiro
Almaty

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Rio
Ala
Outside city centre
Rio
Ala

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Rio
Ala
Outside city centre
Rio
Ala

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Rio
Ala
Outside city centre
Rio
Ala

Mortgage rates

Rio de Janeiro
4.5%
Almaty
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Rio de Janeiro
Almaty

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Rio
Ala

Mobile phone data

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

Rio
Ala

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Rio
Ala

Monthly pass

Regular price

Rio
Ala

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Rio de Janeiro
Almaty

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Rio
Ala
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Rio de Janeiro
Almaty

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Rio
Ala
Lettuce 1 head
Rio
Ala
Tomatoes 1kg
Rio
Ala

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Rio
Ala
Oranges 1 head
Rio
Ala
Bananas 1kg
Rio
Ala

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Rio de Janeiro
4.5%
Almaty
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Rio de Janeiro are 17.14% higher than in Almaty

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Rio
Ala
Market 0.5L bottle
Rio
Ala

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Rio
Ala
Market 0.33L bottle
Rio
Ala

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Rio de Janeiro
5
Almaty

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Rio
Ala

Summer dress

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

Rio
Ala

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Rio de Janeiro
$15.33
Almaty
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Rio $4,070.74/mth
Ala $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Rio $4,070.74/mth
Ala $4,070.74/mth