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Karachi vs Wellington
Khi vs Wlg

Average net salary (After tax)

Wellington
Karachi

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Wlg
Khi
Outside city centre
Wlg
Khi

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Wlg
Khi
Outside city centre
Wlg
Khi

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Wlg
Khi
Outside city centre
Wlg
Khi

Mortgage rates

Wellington
4.5%
Karachi
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Wellington
Karachi

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Wlg
Khi

Mobile phone data

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

Wlg
Khi

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Wlg
Khi

Monthly pass

Regular price

Wlg
Khi

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Wellington
Karachi

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Wlg
Khi
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Wellington
Karachi

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Wlg
Khi
Lettuce 1 head
Wlg
Khi
Tomatoes 1kg
Wlg
Khi

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Wlg
Khi
Oranges 1 head
Wlg
Khi
Bananas 1kg
Wlg
Khi

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Wellington
4.5%
Karachi
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Wellington are 17.14% higher than in Karachi

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Wlg
Khi
Market 0.5L bottle
Wlg
Khi

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Wlg
Khi
Market 0.33L bottle
Wlg
Khi

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Wellington
5
Karachi

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Wlg
Khi

Summer dress

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

Wlg
Khi

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Wellington
$15.33
Karachi
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Wlg $4,070.74/mth
Khi $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Wlg $4,070.74/mth
Khi $4,070.74/mth