Cost of living comparison between Seattle, Washington, United States and Alor Star, Malaysia

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These prices were last updated on October 27, 2016. Exchange rate: 4.155 MYR / USD

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Cost of living in Seattle, Washington (United States) is 56% more expensive than in Alor Star (Malaysia)

For example, you would need at least RM5,844 ($1,406) in Seattle, Washington to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with RM3,750 in Alor Star.

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