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Osaka vs Almaty
Osa vs Ala

Average net salary (After tax)

Almaty
Osaka

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ala
Osa
Outside city centre
Ala
Osa

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ala
Osa
Outside city centre
Ala
Osa

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Ala
Osa
Outside city centre
Ala
Osa

Mortgage rates

Almaty
4.5%
Osaka
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Almaty
Osaka

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Ala
Osa

Mobile phone data

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

Ala
Osa

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Ala
Osa

Monthly pass

Regular price

Ala
Osa

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Almaty
Osaka

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Ala
Osa
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Almaty
Osaka

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Ala
Osa
Lettuce 1 head
Ala
Osa
Tomatoes 1kg
Ala
Osa

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Ala
Osa
Oranges 1 head
Ala
Osa
Bananas 1kg
Ala
Osa

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Almaty
4.5%
Osaka
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Almaty are 17.14% higher than in Osaka

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Ala
Osa
Market 0.5L bottle
Ala
Osa

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Ala
Osa
Market 0.33L bottle
Ala
Osa

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Almaty
5
Osaka

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Ala
Osa

Summer dress

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

Ala
Osa

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Almaty
$15.33
Osaka
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Ala $4,070.74/mth
Osa $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Ala $4,070.74/mth
Osa $4,070.74/mth