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St Petersberg vs Karachi
Spg vs Khi

Average net salary (After tax)

Karachi
St Petersberg

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Khi
Spg
Outside city centre
Khi
Spg

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Khi
Spg
Outside city centre
Khi
Spg

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Khi
Spg
Outside city centre
Khi
Spg

Mortgage rates

Karachi
4.5%
St Petersberg
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Karachi
St Petersberg

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Khi
Spg

Mobile phone data

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

Khi
Spg

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Khi
Spg

Monthly pass

Regular price

Khi
Spg

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Karachi
St Petersberg

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Khi
Spg
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Khi
Spg
White bread 500g
Khi
Spg
Eggs 12
Khi
Spg
White rice 1kg
Khi
Spg

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Karachi
St Petersberg

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Khi
Spg
Beef round 1kg
Khi
Spg
Local cheese 1kg
Khi
Spg

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Khi
Spg
Lettuce 1 head
Khi
Spg
Tomatoes 1kg
Khi
Spg

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Khi
Spg
Oranges 1 head
Khi
Spg
Bananas 1kg
Khi
Spg

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Karachi
4.5%
St Petersberg
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Karachi are 17.14% higher than in St Petersberg

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Khi $4,070.74/mth
Spg $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Khi $4,070.74/mth
Spg $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Khi $4,070.74/mth
Spg $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Khi
Spg
Market 0.5L bottle
Khi
Spg

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Khi
Spg
Market 0.33L bottle
Khi
Spg

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Karachi
5
St Petersberg

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Khi
Spg

Summer dress

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

Khi
Spg

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Khi
Spg
1 pair men's leather shoes
Khi
Spg

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Karachi
$15.33
St Petersberg
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Khi $4,070.74/mth
Spg $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Khi $4,070.74/mth
Spg $4,070.74/mth