Cost of living comparison between Providence, Rhode Island, United States and Alor Star, Malaysia

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These prices were last updated on October 25, 2016. Exchange rate: 4.185 MYR / USD

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Cost of living in Providence, Rhode Island (United States) is 55% more expensive than in Alor Star (Malaysia)

For example, you would need at least RM5,820 ($1,391) in Providence, Rhode Island to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with RM3,750 in Alor Star.

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