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Cost of Living Comparison Between Hong Kong and Kuala Lumpur Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Kuala Lumpur are 42.08% lower than in Hong Kong
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Kuala Lumpur are 59.77% lower than in Hong Kong
Rent Prices in Kuala Lumpur are 78.53% lower than in Hong Kong
Restaurant Prices in Kuala Lumpur are 52.81% lower than in Hong Kong
Groceries Prices in Kuala Lumpur are 42.74% lower than in Hong Kong
Local Purchasing Power in Kuala Lumpur is 5.17% lower than in Hong Kong
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  Hong KongKuala LumpurDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 55.00 HK$
(28.99 RM)
22.77 HK$
(12.00 RM)
     -58.60 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 350.00 HK$
(184.46 RM)
123.33 HK$
(65.00 RM)
     -64.76 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 35.00 HK$
(18.45 RM)
24.67 HK$
(13.00 RM)
     -29.52 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 44.00 HK$
(23.19 RM)
28.46 HK$
(15.00 RM)
     -35.32 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 50.00 HK$
(26.35 RM)
34.15 HK$
(18.00 RM)
     -31.69 %
Cappuccino (regular) 34.47 HK$
(18.17 RM)
20.09 HK$
(10.59 RM)
     -41.72 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 8.47 HK$
(4.46 RM)
4.63 HK$
(2.44 RM)
     -45.33 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.78 HK$
(3.57 RM)
2.54 HK$
(1.34 RM)
     -62.54 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 88.42 HK$
(46.60 RM)
51.49 HK$
(27.14 RM)
     -41.76 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 14.91 HK$
(7.86 RM)
5.59 HK$
(2.95 RM)
     -62.48 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 6.44 HK$
(3.39 RM)
4.20 HK$
(2.21 RM)
     -34.86 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 24.03 HK$
(12.67 RM)
10.28 HK$
(5.42 RM)
     -57.22 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 52.77 HK$
(27.81 RM)
55.66 HK$
(29.33 RM)
     +5.46 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 20.83 HK$
(10.98 RM)
10.47 HK$
(5.52 RM)
     -49.73 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 87.90 HK$
(46.33 RM)
25.32 HK$
(13.34 RM)
     -71.20 %
Apples (1 lb) 10.81 HK$
(5.70 RM)
7.82 HK$
(4.12 RM)
     -27.71 %
Banana (1 lb) 7.03 HK$
(3.71 RM)
4.77 HK$
(2.52 RM)
     -32.12 %
Oranges (1 lb) 9.70 HK$
(5.11 RM)
7.19 HK$
(3.79 RM)
     -25.87 %
Tomato (1 lb) 8.26 HK$
(4.35 RM)
3.61 HK$
(1.90 RM)
     -56.30 %
Potato (1 lb) 8.10 HK$
(4.27 RM)
3.17 HK$
(1.67 RM)
     -60.83 %
Onion (1 lb) 7.22 HK$
(3.80 RM)
3.25 HK$
(1.71 RM)
     -54.96 %
Lettuce (1 head) 9.86 HK$
(5.20 RM)
7.71 HK$
(4.06 RM)
     -21.77 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 12.38 HK$
(6.52 RM)
4.63 HK$
(2.44 RM)
     -62.60 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 150.00 HK$
(79.06 RM)
113.84 HK$
(60.00 RM)
     -24.10 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 13.92 HK$
(7.34 RM)
22.52 HK$
(11.87 RM)
     +61.72 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 16.00 HK$
(8.43 RM)
23.46 HK$
(12.36 RM)
     +46.61 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 57.00 HK$
(30.04 RM)
32.26 HK$
(17.00 RM)
     -43.41 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 10.00 HK$
(5.27 RM)
5.69 HK$
(3.00 RM)
     -43.08 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 450.00 HK$
(237.17 RM)
237.18 HK$
(125.00 RM)
     -47.29 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 24.00 HK$
(12.65 RM)
5.69 HK$
(3.00 RM)
     -76.28 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 13.68 HK$
(7.21 RM)
4.58 HK$
(2.41 RM)
     -66.52 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 102.00 HK$
(53.76 RM)
47.44 HK$
(25.00 RM)
     -53.49 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 57.21 HK$
(30.15 RM)
15.89 HK$
(8.37 RM)
     -72.23 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 220,000.00 HK$
(115,947.63 RM)
282,713.85 HK$
(149,000.00 RM)
     +28.51 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 210,554.29 HK$
(110,969.41 RM)
231,285.47 HK$
(121,895.46 RM)
     +9.85 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,291.41 HK$
(680.62 RM)
416.70 HK$
(219.62 RM)
     -67.73 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.68 HK$
(0.36 RM)
0.47 HK$
(0.25 RM)
     -31.18 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 199.35 HK$
(105.06 RM)
320.34 HK$
(168.83 RM)
     +60.69 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 618.52 HK$
(325.98 RM)
317.96 HK$
(167.57 RM)
     -48.59 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 69.81 HK$
(36.79 RM)
47.44 HK$
(25.00 RM)
     -32.05 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 95.00 HK$
(50.07 RM)
29.88 HK$
(15.75 RM)
     -68.54 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 5,021.05 HK$
(2,646.27 RM)
1,429.83 HK$
(753.57 RM)
     -71.52 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 100,529.41 HK$
(52,982.49 RM)
45,754.65 HK$
(24,114.29 RM)
     -54.49 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 547.97 HK$
(288.80 RM)
470.50 HK$
(247.97 RM)
     -14.14 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 248.84 HK$
(131.15 RM)
267.17 HK$
(140.81 RM)
     +7.37 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 638.04 HK$
(336.27 RM)
541.69 HK$
(285.49 RM)
     -15.10 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 973.31 HK$
(512.97 RM)
565.74 HK$
(298.17 RM)
     -41.87 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 16,071.43 HK$
(8,470.20 RM)
4,354.64 HK$
(2,295.05 RM)
     -72.90 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 10,636.17 HK$
(5,605.63 RM)
2,556.23 HK$
(1,347.22 RM)
     -75.97 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 38,346.54 HK$
(20,209.96 RM)
8,056.74 HK$
(4,246.18 RM)
     -78.99 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 23,235.29 HK$
(12,245.81 RM)
3,985.45 HK$
(2,100.47 RM)
     -82.85 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 18,834.67 HK$
(9,926.52 RM)
2,170.48 HK$
(1,143.92 RM)
     -88.48 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 11,959.26 HK$
(6,302.94 RM)
1,108.65 HK$
(584.30 RM)
     -90.73 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 21,060.00 HK$
(11,099.35 RM)
8,035.10 HK$
(4,234.78 RM)
     -61.85 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, Fixed-Rate 2.29 4.49      +96.28 %
Last update: November 2017November 2017
Contributors:400394
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: HKD