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Geneva vs Kathmandu
Gva vs Ktm

Average net salary (After tax)

Kathmandu
Geneva

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ktm
Gva
Outside city centre
Ktm
Gva

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ktm
Gva
Outside city centre
Ktm
Gva

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Ktm
Gva
Outside city centre
Ktm
Gva

Mortgage rates

Kathmandu
4.5%
Geneva
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Kathmandu
Geneva

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Ktm
Gva

Mobile phone data

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

Ktm
Gva

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Ktm
Gva

Monthly pass

Regular price

Ktm
Gva

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Kathmandu
Geneva

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Ktm
Gva
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Kathmandu
Geneva

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Ktm
Gva
Lettuce 1 head
Ktm
Gva
Tomatoes 1kg
Ktm
Gva

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Ktm
Gva
Oranges 1 head
Ktm
Gva
Bananas 1kg
Ktm
Gva

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Kathmandu
4.5%
Geneva
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Kathmandu are 17.14% higher than in Geneva

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Ktm
Gva
Market 0.5L bottle
Ktm
Gva

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Ktm
Gva
Market 0.33L bottle
Ktm
Gva

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Kathmandu
5
Geneva

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Ktm
Gva

Summer dress

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

Ktm
Gva

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Kathmandu
$15.33
Geneva
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Ktm $4,070.74/mth
Gva $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Ktm $4,070.74/mth
Gva $4,070.74/mth