Cost of living in Johannesburg, South Africa compared to Alor Star, Malaysia

TOTAL + 6%
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These prices were last updated on March 23, 2018. Exchange rate: 0.33025 MYR / ZAR

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Cost of living in Johannesburg (South Africa) is 6% more expensive than in Alor Star (Malaysia)

For example, you would need at least RM3,600 (R 10,901) in Johannesburg to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with RM3,400 in Alor Star.

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