Cost of living comparison between Alor Star, Malaysia and Akita, Japan

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These prices were last updated on September 29, 2016. Exchange rate: 24.836 JPY / MYR

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Cost of living in Alor Star (Malaysia) is 20% cheaper than in Akita (Japan)

For example, to keep the same standard of living that would require ¥406,250 in Akita you would need to make just about ¥323,393 (RM13,021) in Alor Star.

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