Cost of Living Estimator in George Town, Malaysia

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Smoking (household overall): packs of cigarettes per day

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At home we are eating: food

Driving car:

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Restaurants 839.83 RM
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 11.00 RM x 8.68 = 95.48 RM
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 13.00 RM x 3.72 = 48.36 RM
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 RM x 6.20 = 372.00 RM
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 20.00 RM x 1.55 = 31.00 RM
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 15.00 RM x 1.55 = 23.25 RM
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.87 RM x 4.65 = 13.37 RM
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.80 RM x 4.65 = 8.37 RM
Cappuccino (regular) 10.00 RM x 24.80 = 248.00 RM
Going out 317.48 RM
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 RM x 8.40 = 126.00 RM
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 20.00 RM x 1.05 = 21.00 RM
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 15.00 RM x 1.05 = 15.75 RM
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.87 RM x 3.15 = 9.06 RM
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.80 RM x 3.15 = 5.67 RM
Cappuccino (regular) 10.00 RM x 14.00 = 140.00 RM
Cigarettes 0.00 RM
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 17.00 RM x 0.00 = 0.00 RM
Food at Home 2,988.03 RM
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 26.87 RM x 7.6433765 = 205.37 RM
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.49 RM x 31.8935027 = 79.28 RM
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.71 RM x 25.5148021 = 43.66 RM
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.37 RM x 23.1466667 = 124.30 RM
Local Cheese (1 lb) 23.59 RM x 25.5148021 = 601.81 RM
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 9.63 RM x 38.2722032 = 368.47 RM
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 18.90 RM x 38.2722032 = 723.33 RM
Apples (1 lb) 2.86 RM x 76.5444064 = 218.74 RM
Banana (1 lb) 2.11 RM x 63.7870053 = 134.58 RM
Oranges (1 lb) 2.72 RM x 76.5444064 = 208.32 RM
Tomato (1 lb) 1.85 RM x 51.0296043 = 94.32 RM
Potato (1 lb) 1.14 RM x 51.0296043 = 58.06 RM
Onion (1 lb) 1.77 RM x 25.5148021 = 45.23 RM
Lettuce (1 head) 3.57 RM x 23.1466667 = 82.56 RM
Drinks at Home 180.07 RM
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 8.89 RM x 5.1190476 = 45.51 RM
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 11.50 RM x 1.0238095 = 11.77 RM
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 60.00 RM x 0.7678571 = 46.07 RM
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.56 RM x 30.00 = 76.71 RM
Car and Gasoline 0.00 RM
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.83 RM x 0.00 = 0.00 RM
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 90,000.00 RM x 0.00 = 0.00 RM
Public Transport and Taxi 310.00 RM
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.50 RM x 0.00 = 0.00 RM
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 RM x 0.00 = 0.00 RM
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 40.00 RM x 0.00 = 0.00 RM
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 RM x 0.00 = 0.00 RM
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 77.50 RM x 4.00 = 310.00 RM
Leisure and Sport Memberships 567.33 RM
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 123.33 RM x 4.00 = 493.33 RM
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.50 RM x 4.00 = 74.00 RM
Vacation and Travel (Monthly Approximate Amount) 0.00 RM
Utilities 331.60 RM
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 194.74 RM x 1.00 = 194.74 RM
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.24 RM x 80.00 = 19.00 RM
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 117.86 RM x 1.00 = 117.86 RM
Clothing and Shoes 445.11 RM
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 322.37 RM x 0.40 = 128.95 RM
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 109.25 RM x 0.40 = 43.70 RM
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 434.14 RM x 0.40 = 173.66 RM
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 247.00 RM x 0.40 = 98.80 RM
Rent 0.00 RM
Childcare 0.00 RM
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 666.67 RM x 0.00 = 0.00 RM
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,500.00 RM x 0.00 = 0.00 RM
Other Goods and Services 917.01 RM
Household Supplies, approximation using (Groceries index + 20) / 100.0 x 20EUR x 4 family members 282.73 RM
Electronics, approximation using 20.0EUR * (household members + 1) formula 501.08 RM
Other, approximation using Cost of Living Plus Rent Index 133.20 RM
Overall estimate monthly spending* 6,896.45 RM

* Note that our estimator is limited in number of items it uses to do an estimate. It doesn't include insurance, health related expenses, parking fees or domestic help. It doesn't take into calculations income tax.

Use this tool to calculate allowance or adjustment if relocating to George Town, Malaysia. To get more information about prices displayed on this page please visit Cost of Living in George Town.
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