Cost of living in Alor Star (Malaysia) is 32% cheaper than in Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
WARNING! This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 633 prices entered by 80 different people.
For example, to keep the same standard of living that would require 119,000 Birr in Addis Ababa you would need to make just about 81,004 Birr (RM11,824) in Alor Star.