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Kathmandu vs Hong Kong
Ktm vs Hkg

Average net salary (After tax)

Hong Kong
Kathmandu

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Hkg
Ktm
Outside city centre
Hkg
Ktm

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Hkg
Ktm
Outside city centre
Hkg
Ktm

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Hkg
Ktm
Outside city centre
Hkg
Ktm

Mortgage rates

Hong Kong
4.5%
Kathmandu
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Hong Kong
Kathmandu

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Hkg
Ktm

Mobile phone data

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

Hkg
Ktm

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Hkg
Ktm

Monthly pass

Regular price

Hkg
Ktm

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Hong Kong
Kathmandu

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Hkg
Ktm
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Hong Kong
Kathmandu

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Hkg
Ktm
Lettuce 1 head
Hkg
Ktm
Tomatoes 1kg
Hkg
Ktm

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Hkg
Ktm
Oranges 1 head
Hkg
Ktm
Bananas 1kg
Hkg
Ktm

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Hong Kong
4.5%
Kathmandu
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Hong Kong are 17.14% higher than in Kathmandu

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Hkg
Ktm
Market 0.5L bottle
Hkg
Ktm

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Hkg
Ktm
Market 0.33L bottle
Hkg
Ktm

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Hong Kong
5
Kathmandu

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Hkg
Ktm

Summer dress

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

Hkg
Ktm

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Hong Kong
$15.33
Kathmandu
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Hkg $4,070.74/mth
Ktm $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Hkg $4,070.74/mth
Ktm $4,070.74/mth