Cost of living comparison between Oakland, California, United States and Alor Star, Malaysia

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These prices were last updated on October 26, 2016. Exchange rate: 4.155 MYR / USD

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Cost of living in Oakland, California (United States) is 77% more expensive than in Alor Star (Malaysia)

For example, you would need at least RM6,639 ($1,598) in Oakland, California to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with RM3,750 in Alor Star.

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