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Geneva vs Almaty
Gva vs Ala

Average net salary (After tax)

Almaty
Geneva

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ala
Gva
Outside city centre
Ala
Gva

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ala
Gva
Outside city centre
Ala
Gva

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Ala
Gva
Outside city centre
Ala
Gva

Mortgage rates

Almaty
4.5%
Geneva
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Almaty
Geneva

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Ala
Gva

Mobile phone data

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

Ala
Gva

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Ala
Gva

Monthly pass

Regular price

Ala
Gva

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Almaty
Geneva

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Ala
Gva
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Almaty
Geneva

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Ala
Gva
Lettuce 1 head
Ala
Gva
Tomatoes 1kg
Ala
Gva

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Ala
Gva
Oranges 1 head
Ala
Gva
Bananas 1kg
Ala
Gva

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Almaty
4.5%
Geneva
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Almaty are 17.14% higher than in Geneva

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Ala
Gva
Market 0.5L bottle
Ala
Gva

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Ala
Gva
Market 0.33L bottle
Ala
Gva

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Almaty
5
Geneva

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Ala
Gva

Summer dress

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

Ala
Gva

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Almaty
$15.33
Geneva
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Ala $4,070.74/mth
Gva $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Ala $4,070.74/mth
Gva $4,070.74/mth