Cost of living in Sharjah (United Arab Emirates) is 67% 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 353 prices entered by 45 different people.
For example, you would need at least 4,029,627 Kwacha (Dirham 20,743) in Sharjah to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with 2,420,000 Kwacha in Zomba.