Cost of living in Indianapolis, Indiana (United States) is 45% 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 523 prices entered by 93 different people.
For example, you would need at least RM5,374 ($1,300) in Indianapolis, Indiana to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with RM3,700 in Alor Star.