Cost of living in Rotorua (New Zealand) is 34% 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 22 prices entered by 5 different people.
For example, you would need at least RM4,542 (NZ$1,658) in Rotorua to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with RM3,400 in Alor Star.