Cost of living in Santa Cruz, California (United States) is 180% more expensive than in Ahvaz (Iran)
WARNING! This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 431 prices entered by 42 different people.
For example, you would need at least ﷼ 132,229,799 ($3,612) in Santa Cruz, California to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with ﷼ 47,200,000 in Ahvaz.