Cost of living in Jinan (China) is 5% more expensive than in Almaty (Kazakhstan)
WARNING! This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 370 prices entered by 38 different people.
For example, you would need at least 696,139 KZT (12,413元) in Jinan to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with 666,000 KZT in Almaty.