Cost of living in Dar es Salaam (Tanzania) is 19% more expensive than in Alor Star (Malaysia)
WARNING! This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 502 prices entered by 35 different people.
For example, you would need at least RM4,159 (2,296,330 Shilling) in Dar es Salaam to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with RM3,500 in Alor Star.