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Rio De Janeiro vs Almaty
Rio vs Ala

Average net salary (After tax)

Almaty
Rio de Janeiro

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ala
Rio
Outside city centre
Ala
Rio

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ala
Rio
Outside city centre
Ala
Rio

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Ala
Rio
Outside city centre
Ala
Rio

Mortgage rates

Almaty
4.5%
Rio de Janeiro
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Almaty
Rio de Janeiro

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Ala
Rio

Mobile phone data

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

Ala
Rio

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Ala
Rio

Monthly pass

Regular price

Ala
Rio

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Almaty
Rio de Janeiro

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Ala
Rio
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Almaty
Rio de Janeiro

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Ala
Rio
Lettuce 1 head
Ala
Rio
Tomatoes 1kg
Ala
Rio

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Ala
Rio
Oranges 1 head
Ala
Rio
Bananas 1kg
Ala
Rio

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Almaty
4.5%
Rio de Janeiro
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Almaty are 17.14% higher than in Rio de Janeiro

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Ala
Rio
Market 0.5L bottle
Ala
Rio

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Ala
Rio
Market 0.33L bottle
Ala
Rio

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Almaty
5
Rio de Janeiro

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Ala
Rio

Summer dress

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

Ala
Rio

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Almaty
$15.33
Rio de Janeiro
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Ala $4,070.74/mth
Rio $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Ala $4,070.74/mth
Rio $4,070.74/mth