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Newcastle vs Almaty
Ntl vs Ala

Average net salary (After tax)

Almaty
Newcastle

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ala
Ntl
Outside city centre
Ala
Ntl

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ala
Ntl
Outside city centre
Ala
Ntl

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Ala
Ntl
Outside city centre
Ala
Ntl

Mortgage rates

Almaty
4.5%
Newcastle
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Almaty
Newcastle

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Ala
Ntl

Mobile phone data

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

Ala
Ntl

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Ala
Ntl

Monthly pass

Regular price

Ala
Ntl

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Almaty
Newcastle

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Ala
Ntl
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Ala
Ntl
White bread 500g
Ala
Ntl
Eggs 12
Ala
Ntl
White rice 1kg
Ala
Ntl

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Almaty
Newcastle

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Ala
Ntl
Beef round 1kg
Ala
Ntl
Local cheese 1kg
Ala
Ntl

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Ala
Ntl
Lettuce 1 head
Ala
Ntl
Tomatoes 1kg
Ala
Ntl

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Ala
Ntl
Oranges 1 head
Ala
Ntl
Bananas 1kg
Ala
Ntl

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Almaty
4.5%
Newcastle
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Almaty are 17.14% higher than in Newcastle

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Ala $4,070.74/mth
Ntl $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Ala $4,070.74/mth
Ntl $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Ala $4,070.74/mth
Ntl $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Ala
Ntl
Market 0.5L bottle
Ala
Ntl

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Ala
Ntl
Market 0.33L bottle
Ala
Ntl

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Almaty
5
Newcastle

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Ala
Ntl

Summer dress

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

Ala
Ntl

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Ala
Ntl
1 pair men's leather shoes
Ala
Ntl

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Almaty
$15.33
Newcastle
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Ala $4,070.74/mth
Ntl $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Ala $4,070.74/mth
Ntl $4,070.74/mth