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Karachi vs Caracas
Khi vs Car

Average net salary (After tax)

Caracas
Karachi

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Car
Khi
Outside city centre
Car
Khi

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Car
Khi
Outside city centre
Car
Khi

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Car
Khi
Outside city centre
Car
Khi

Mortgage rates

Caracas
4.5%
Karachi
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Caracas
Karachi

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Car
Khi

Mobile phone data

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

Car
Khi

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Car
Khi

Monthly pass

Regular price

Car
Khi

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Caracas
Karachi

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Car
Khi
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Car
Khi
White bread 500g
Car
Khi
Eggs 12
Car
Khi
White rice 1kg
Car
Khi

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Caracas
Karachi

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Car
Khi
Beef round 1kg
Car
Khi
Local cheese 1kg
Car
Khi

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Car
Khi
Lettuce 1 head
Car
Khi
Tomatoes 1kg
Car
Khi

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Car
Khi
Oranges 1 head
Car
Khi
Bananas 1kg
Car
Khi

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Caracas
4.5%
Karachi
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Caracas are 17.14% higher than in Karachi

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Car $4,070.74/mth
Khi $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Car $4,070.74/mth
Khi $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Car $4,070.74/mth
Khi $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Car
Khi
Market 0.5L bottle
Car
Khi

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Car
Khi
Market 0.33L bottle
Car
Khi

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Caracas
5
Karachi

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Car
Khi

Summer dress

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

Car
Khi

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Car
Khi
1 pair men's leather shoes
Car
Khi

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Caracas
$15.33
Karachi
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Car $4,070.74/mth
Khi $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Car $4,070.74/mth
Khi $4,070.74/mth