Cost of living comparison between Sendai, Japan and Alor Star, Malaysia

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These prices were last updated on October 14, 2016. Exchange rate: 0.04019 MYR / JPY

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Cost of living in Sendai (Japan) is 43% more expensive than in Alor Star (Malaysia)

For example, you would need at least RM3,585 (¥89,203) in Sendai to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with RM2,500 in Alor Star.

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