Cost of living in Shantou, China compared to Alor Star, Malaysia

TOTAL + 19%
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These prices were last updated on July 29, 2017. Exchange rate: 0.638 MYR / CNY

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Cost of living in Shantou (China) is 19% more expensive than in Alor Star (Malaysia)

For example, you would need at least RM3,932 (元6,161) in Shantou to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with RM3,300 in Alor Star.

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