Cost of living in Burlington, Vermont (United States) is 119% more expensive than in Zomba (Malawi)
WARNING! This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 324 prices entered by 27 different people.
For example, you would need at least 9,157,990 Kwacha ($12,594) in Burlington, Vermont to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with 4,180,000 Kwacha in Zomba.