Cost of living comparison between Beijing, China and Zomba, Malawi

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These prices were last updated on October 20, 2016. Exchange rate: 105.643 MWK / CNY

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Cost of living in Beijing (China) is 14% more expensive than in Zomba (Malawi)

For example, you would need at least 10,699,390 Kwacha (元101,278) in Beijing to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with 9,375,000 Kwacha in Zomba.

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