Cost of living in Indianapolis, Indiana (United States) is 38% 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 476 prices entered by 110 different people.
For example, you would need at least RM4,968 ($1,270) in Indianapolis, Indiana to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with RM3,600 in Alor Star.