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

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These prices were last updated on October 21, 2016. Exchange rate: 0.04019 MYR / JPY

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Cost of living in Tokyo (Japan) is 79% more expensive than in Alor Star (Malaysia)

For example, you would need at least RM6,721 (¥167,218) in Tokyo to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with RM3,750 in Alor Star.

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