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Karachi vs St Petersberg
Khi vs Spg

Average net salary (After tax)

St Petersberg
Karachi

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Spg
Khi
Outside city centre
Spg
Khi

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Spg
Khi
Outside city centre
Spg
Khi

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Spg
Khi
Outside city centre
Spg
Khi

Mortgage rates

St Petersberg
4.5%
Karachi
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

St Petersberg
Karachi

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Spg
Khi

Mobile phone data

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

Spg
Khi

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Spg
Khi

Monthly pass

Regular price

Spg
Khi

Fuel prices

Per Litre

St Petersberg
Karachi

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Spg
Khi
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

St Petersberg
Karachi

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Spg
Khi
Lettuce 1 head
Spg
Khi
Tomatoes 1kg
Spg
Khi

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Spg
Khi
Oranges 1 head
Spg
Khi
Bananas 1kg
Spg
Khi

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

St Petersberg
4.5%
Karachi
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in St Petersberg are 17.14% higher than in Karachi

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Spg
Khi
Market 0.5L bottle
Spg
Khi

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Spg
Khi
Market 0.33L bottle
Spg
Khi

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

St Petersberg
5
Karachi

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Spg
Khi

Summer dress

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

Spg
Khi

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

St Petersberg
$15.33
Karachi
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Spg $4,070.74/mth
Khi $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Spg $4,070.74/mth
Khi $4,070.74/mth