Cost of living comparison between Baotou, China and Alor Star, Malaysia

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These prices were last updated on September 29, 2016. Exchange rate: 0.619 MYR / CNY

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Cost of living in Baotou (China) is 14% cheaper than in Alor Star (Malaysia)

For example, to keep the same standard of living that would require RM2,500 in Alor Star you would need to make just about RM2,158 (元3,488) in Baotou.

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