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Bangkok vs Almaty
Bkk vs Ala

Average net salary (After tax)

Almaty
Bangkok

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ala
Bkk
Outside city centre
Ala
Bkk

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ala
Bkk
Outside city centre
Ala
Bkk

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Ala
Bkk
Outside city centre
Ala
Bkk

Mortgage rates

Almaty
4.5%
Bangkok
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Almaty
Bangkok

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Ala
Bkk

Mobile phone data

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

Ala
Bkk

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Ala
Bkk

Monthly pass

Regular price

Ala
Bkk

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Almaty
Bangkok

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Ala
Bkk
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Almaty
Bangkok

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Ala
Bkk
Lettuce 1 head
Ala
Bkk
Tomatoes 1kg
Ala
Bkk

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Ala
Bkk
Oranges 1 head
Ala
Bkk
Bananas 1kg
Ala
Bkk

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Almaty
4.5%
Bangkok
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Almaty are 17.14% higher than in Bangkok

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Ala
Bkk
Market 0.5L bottle
Ala
Bkk

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Ala
Bkk
Market 0.33L bottle
Ala
Bkk

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Almaty
5
Bangkok

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Ala
Bkk

Summer dress

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

Ala
Bkk

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Almaty
$15.33
Bangkok
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Ala $4,070.74/mth
Bkk $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Ala $4,070.74/mth
Bkk $4,070.74/mth