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Toronto vs Almaty
Tor vs Ala

Average net salary (After tax)

Almaty
Toronto

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ala
Tor
Outside city centre
Ala
Tor

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ala
Tor
Outside city centre
Ala
Tor

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Ala
Tor
Outside city centre
Ala
Tor

Mortgage rates

Almaty
4.5%
Toronto
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Almaty
Toronto

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Ala
Tor

Mobile phone data

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

Ala
Tor

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Ala
Tor

Monthly pass

Regular price

Ala
Tor

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Almaty
Toronto

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Ala
Tor
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Almaty
Toronto

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Ala
Tor
Lettuce 1 head
Ala
Tor
Tomatoes 1kg
Ala
Tor

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Ala
Tor
Oranges 1 head
Ala
Tor
Bananas 1kg
Ala
Tor

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Almaty
4.5%
Toronto
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Almaty are 17.14% higher than in Toronto

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Ala
Tor
Market 0.5L bottle
Ala
Tor

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Ala
Tor
Market 0.33L bottle
Ala
Tor

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Almaty
5
Toronto

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Ala
Tor

Summer dress

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

Ala
Tor

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Almaty
$15.33
Toronto
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Ala $4,070.74/mth
Tor $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Ala $4,070.74/mth
Tor $4,070.74/mth