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Singapore vs Almaty
Sin vs Ala

Average net salary (After tax)

Almaty
Singapore

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ala
Sin
Outside city centre
Ala
Sin

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ala
Sin
Outside city centre
Ala
Sin

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Ala
Sin
Outside city centre
Ala
Sin

Mortgage rates

Almaty
4.5%
Singapore
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Almaty
Singapore

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Ala
Sin

Mobile phone data

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

Ala
Sin

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Ala
Sin

Monthly pass

Regular price

Ala
Sin

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Almaty
Singapore

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Ala
Sin
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Almaty
Singapore

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Ala
Sin
Lettuce 1 head
Ala
Sin
Tomatoes 1kg
Ala
Sin

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Ala
Sin
Oranges 1 head
Ala
Sin
Bananas 1kg
Ala
Sin

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Almaty
4.5%
Singapore
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Almaty are 17.14% higher than in Singapore

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Ala
Sin
Market 0.5L bottle
Ala
Sin

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Ala
Sin
Market 0.33L bottle
Ala
Sin

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Almaty
5
Singapore

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Ala
Sin

Summer dress

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

Ala
Sin

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Almaty
$15.33
Singapore
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Ala $4,070.74/mth
Sin $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Ala $4,070.74/mth
Sin $4,070.74/mth