Historical Prices in Almaty

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Restaurants

Year
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
Meal for 2 People,
Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
McMeal at McDonalds
(or Equivalent Combo Meal)
2020 2250.00 11000.00 1800.00
2019 2000.00 10000.00 1600.00
2018 2000.00 9500.00 1500.00
2017 2000.00 10000.00 1500.00
2016 2000.00 8750.00 1500.00
2015 2000.00 10000.00 1300.00
2014 2000.00 6650.00 1248.39
2013 2000.00 7500.00 1100.00
2012 1692.66 7280.50 1267.22
Year
Domestic Beer
(0.5 liter draught)
Imported Beer
(0.33 liter bottle)
Coke/Pepsi
(0.33 liter bottle)
Water
(0.33 liter bottle)
Cappuccino
(regular)
2020 250.00 - 195.56 139.44 718.04
2019 500.00 700.00 181.33 133.12 773.33
2018 375.00 500.00 156.67 109.17 719.09
2017 325.00 500.00 171.25 107.62 644.44
2016 235.00 350.00 135.71 101.54 490.91
2015 300.00 300.00 114.00 91.68 600.00
2014 275.00 475.00 118.10 114.51 616.67
2013 200.00 400.00 100.00 75.56 489.62
2012 270.13 350.00 137.90 80.05 522.36

Markets

Year
Milk
(regular),
(1 liter)
Loaf of Fresh White Bread
(500g)
Eggs
(regular)
(12)
Water
(1.5 liter bottle)
Domestic Beer
(0.5 liter bottle)
Imported Beer
(0.33 liter bottle)
2020 370.00 137.11 500.29 188.33 236.34 623.75
2019 325.00 113.89 391.44 184.29 240.41 546.67
2018 299.91 89.00 361.00 150.00 233.33 370.00
2017 303.85 100.00 394.50 183.33 197.50 471.43
2016 275.45 91.67 354.75 142.86 191.67 325.00
2015 266.67 84.29 284.48 139.71 215.00 -
2014 207.79 66.25 310.16 130.00 154.92 236.80
2013 205.62 74.27 274.91 123.96 168.30 225.44
2012 215.00 68.33 284.32 75.97 155.14 379.50
Year
Apples
(1kg)
Oranges
(1kg)
Potato
(1kg)
Lettuce
(1 head)
Rice
(white),
(1kg)
Tomato
(1kg)
Banana
(1kg)
Onion
(1kg)
2020 580.64 777.78 173.80 431.67 461.11 468.73 552.50 160.00
2019 447.78 560.00 146.61 544.32 397.87 503.12 528.75 119.29
2018 421.40 605.00 168.80 - 254.00 420.00 504.17 114.00
2017 373.33 691.67 150.00 - 266.67 707.14 610.00 128.75
2016 360.00 510.00 121.25 - 196.00 458.33 450.00 105.00
2015 315.70 - 118.33 - - 425.00 399.26 100.00
2014 317.86 400.00 130.60 - 209.19 453.52 - -
2013 366.54 424.78 123.20 145.04 241.70 442.36 - -
2012 214.11 325.00 70.48 - 266.67 234.24 - -
Year
Local Cheese
(1kg)
Bottle of Wine
(Mid-Range)
Cigarettes 20 Pack
(Marlboro)
Chicken Fillets
(1kg)
Beef Round
(1kg)
(or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
2020 2971.82 2500.00 500.00 1245.00 2795.00
2019 2674.14 2500.00 420.00 1437.50 2557.14
2018 2083.33 1500.00 - 1150.00 2090.00
2017 1733.33 2000.00 370.00 1200.00 1943.12
2016 1660.00 1650.00 330.00 1033.33 1714.29
2015 - 1500.00 295.00 - -
2014 1440.22 1350.00 250.00 1064.00 -
2013 1500.84 1500.00 200.00 952.50 -
2012 1275.11 961.71 176.26 800.00 -

Rent Per Month

Year
Apartment
(1 bedroom)
in City Centre
Apartment
(1 bedroom)
Outside of Centre
Apartment
(3 bedrooms)
in City Centre
Apartment
(3 bedrooms)
Outside of Centre
2020 142826.09 94047.62 281578.95 175263.16
2019 120000.09 73547.39 237500.00 146363.73
2018 119079.67 75718.78 263450.00 145555.56
2017 107500.00 77727.27 185454.55 136000.00
2016 109166.67 75000.00 256795.79 173750.00
2015 109855.38 87250.00 193666.67 137333.33
2014 100386.05 70917.06 161666.67 119429.41
2013 98994.67 68860.72 189555.78 119204.66
2012 95000.00 60000.00 190405.26 117319.74

Buy Apartment Price

Year
Price per Square Meter
to Buy Apartment
in City Centre
Price per Square Meter
to Buy Apartment
Outside of Centre
2020 533638.10 319425.00
2019 467416.67 288186.67
2018 434059.09 268364.13
2017 454666.67 298000.00
2016 436578.59 304407.70
2015 427149.98 280093.11
2014 412642.06 302588.12
2013 319143.57 229777.82
2012 298270.00 150000.00

Salaries And Financing

Year
Average Monthly Net Salary
(After Tax)
2020 182710.32
2019 157129.73
2018 141894.30
2017 151833.33
2016 150561.96
2015 156846.15
2014 145241.24
2013 126310.00
2012 98085.53

Transportation

Year
One-way Ticket
(Local Transport)
Gasoline
(1 liter)
2020 100.00 173.20
2019 80.00 162.69
2018 80.00 164.86
2017 80.00 150.19
2016 80.00 127.45
2015 80.00 115.40
2014 80.00 139.95
2013 80.00 124.43
2012 80.00 126.16
Year
Monthly Pass
(Regular Price)
2020 7200.00
2019 7200.00
2018 7200.00
2017 7200.00
2016 6000.00
2015 6000.00
2014 -
2013 5500.00
2012 1500.00

Salaries And Financing

Year
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages
(%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
2020 12.50
2019 15.29
2018 17.53
2017 18.72
2016 17.00
2015 13.16
2014 13.83
2013 13.39
2012 14.33

Utilities (Monthly)

Year
Basic
(Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
Internet
(60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
2020 23448.71 4675.20
2019 24637.60 4420.66
2018 25249.47 4101.26
2017 26072.08 3883.33
2016 19044.35 3970.00
2015 23206.88 3922.13
2014 23319.72 3981.05
2013 21092.50 4147.11
2012 16653.53 4706.92

Sports And Leisure

Year
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
Tennis Court Rent
(1 Hour on Weekend)
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
2020 17561.51 5400.00 1700.00
2019 16725.49 4000.00 1500.00
2018 17549.31 4103.89 1500.00
2017 18472.22 - 1500.00
2016 14883.33 - 1200.00
2015 15740.74 - 1200.00
2014 13455.55 - 1300.00
2013 17525.25 2882.57 1208.08
2012 15342.84 2833.33 961.71

Clothing And Shoes

Year
1 Pair of Jeans
(Levis 501 Or Similar)
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store
(Zara, H&M, ...)
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes
(Mid-Range)
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
2020 31055.56 16800.00 35687.50 36764.71
2019 18525.68 16375.00 31166.67 36400.00
2018 15333.33 12421.05 27120.00 33450.02
2017 25454.55 15000.00 28300.00 37083.33
2016 15400.00 13742.86 25200.00 35000.00
2015 12833.33 12600.00 21200.00 22428.57
2014 12333.33 14598.00 18093.90 22166.67
2013 11988.93 12161.91 14445.39 20722.96
2012 12141.89 9167.41 16273.51 17717.44
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