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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 84.93 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 48.13 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 44.93 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 63.43 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 37.87 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 67.28 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 66.54 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 33.82 (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 54.26 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 57.61 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 35.64 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 87.23 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 32.61 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 53.8 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 49.46 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 40 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 72.83 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 32.45 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 48.37 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 23.94 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 47.78 (Moderate)
  • Living in Almaty - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Almaty is 101.33 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 50.59 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 58.3 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 76.49 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 29.65 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 32.62 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 53.71 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 12.47 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 41.66 (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 4.47 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 41.91 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 74.29 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 48.65 USD

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

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