Almaty Tourism

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Almaty is the capital of Kazakhstan, is the largest city with a population of 1,472,866 and this is 9% approximately of the county population.In the year 1929 to 1991 Almaty was the capital of Kazakh and after independence of Kazakhstan from 1991 to 1997.This city is situated near the border with Kyrgyzstan coving the mountanious area of southern Kazakhstan.

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Facts and Stats for Almaty*

  • Pollution Statistics in Almaty

    Know the pollution level of Almaty before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 86.11 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 41.82 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 64.62 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 38.64 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 68.98 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 67.59 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 33.33 (Low)
  • Almaty: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Almaty for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Almaty.

    • Burglary and Theft 54.76 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 59.15 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 35.71 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 86.9 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 33.54 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 55.49 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 50.61 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 42.5 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 72.56 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 32.74 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 48.17 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 24.4 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 46.88 (Moderate)
  • Living in Almaty - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Almaty is 98.74 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 50.01 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 58.3 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 77.52 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 29.71 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 38.19 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 54.22 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 13.11 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 40.2 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Almaty

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Almaty

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.03 USD
    • International Movie per seat 4.69 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 45.18 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 86.42 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 64 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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