Cost of living comparison between Newcastle, South Africa and Alor Star, Malaysia

warning WARNING!  This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on less than 10 prices entered by less than 5 different people.
These prices were last updated on September 29, 2016. Exchange rate: 0.30198 MYR / ZAR

Do you live in Alor Star? We need your help!

What is the price of

Furnished accommodation in NORMAL area

in Alor Star?


What do you think about this comparison?

International Cost of Living Index


Cost of living in Newcastle (South Africa) is about the same as 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 RM2,458 (R 8,140) in Newcastle.

Recent Prices Added

  • 12 rolls of toilet paper in Bilbao costs €1.32 (about 1 hour ago)
  • Monthly rent - 85 m2 furnished accommodation in expensive area in Istanbul costs 2,200TL (about 2 hours ago)
  • 1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) in Rabat costs 1.00 Dirham (about 2 hours ago)
  • Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district in Mumbai costs ₨200 (about 2 hours ago)
  • Furnished accommodation in normal area, monthly rent - 85 m2 in Belgrade costs 40,000 Дин. (about 2 hours ago)
  • Monthly rent - 900 sqft furnished accommodation in expensive area in San Francisco, California costs $3,863 (about 2 hours ago)