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Tokyo vs Almaty
Tyo vs Ala

Average net salary (After tax)

Almaty
Tokyo

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ala
Tyo
Outside city centre
Ala
Tyo

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ala
Tyo
Outside city centre
Ala
Tyo

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Ala
Tyo
Outside city centre
Ala
Tyo

Mortgage rates

Almaty
4.5%
Tokyo
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Almaty
Tokyo

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Ala
Tyo

Mobile phone data

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

Ala
Tyo

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Ala
Tyo

Monthly pass

Regular price

Ala
Tyo

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Almaty
Tokyo

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Ala
Tyo
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Almaty
Tokyo

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Ala
Tyo
Lettuce 1 head
Ala
Tyo
Tomatoes 1kg
Ala
Tyo

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Ala
Tyo
Oranges 1 head
Ala
Tyo
Bananas 1kg
Ala
Tyo

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Almaty
4.5%
Tokyo
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Almaty are 17.14% higher than in Tokyo

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Ala
Tyo
Market 0.5L bottle
Ala
Tyo

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Ala
Tyo
Market 0.33L bottle
Ala
Tyo

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Almaty
5
Tokyo

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Ala
Tyo

Summer dress

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

Ala
Tyo

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Almaty
$15.33
Tokyo
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Ala $4,070.74/mth
Tyo $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Ala $4,070.74/mth
Tyo $4,070.74/mth