Cost of living in Luoyang (China) is 8% 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 463 prices entered by 45 different people.
For example, you would need at least 577,101 KZT (元11,042) in Luoyang to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with 534,000 KZT in Almaty.