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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 42.17% lower than in Hong Kong
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Kuala Lumpur are 59.87% lower than in Hong Kong
Rent Prices in Kuala Lumpur are 78.37% lower than in Hong Kong
Restaurant Prices in Kuala Lumpur are 51.35% lower than in Hong Kong
Groceries Prices in Kuala Lumpur are 42.50% lower than in Hong Kong
Local Purchasing Power in Kuala Lumpur is 4.42% lower than in Hong Kong
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  Hong KongKuala LumpurDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 55.00 HK$
(29.57 RM)
26.04 HK$
(14.00 RM)
     -52.66 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 350.00 HK$
(188.20 RM)
130.18 HK$
(70.00 RM)
     -62.81 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 35.00 HK$
(18.82 RM)
24.18 HK$
(13.00 RM)
     -30.92 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 50.00 HK$
(26.89 RM)
27.90 HK$
(15.00 RM)
     -44.21 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 50.00 HK$
(26.89 RM)
33.47 HK$
(18.00 RM)
     -33.05 %
Cappuccino (regular) 34.67 HK$
(18.64 RM)
19.91 HK$
(10.71 RM)
     -42.56 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 8.32 HK$
(4.48 RM)
4.55 HK$
(2.45 RM)
     -45.36 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.62 HK$
(3.56 RM)
2.65 HK$
(1.42 RM)
     -60.02 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 88.59 HK$
(47.64 RM)
50.48 HK$
(27.14 RM)
     -43.02 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 14.13 HK$
(7.60 RM)
5.59 HK$
(3.01 RM)
     -60.44 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 6.45 HK$
(3.47 RM)
4.29 HK$
(2.31 RM)
     -33.50 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 24.31 HK$
(13.07 RM)
10.25 HK$
(5.51 RM)
     -57.85 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 49.32 HK$
(26.52 RM)
57.32 HK$
(30.82 RM)
     +16.22 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 22.32 HK$
(12.00 RM)
10.39 HK$
(5.59 RM)
     -53.45 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 87.90 HK$
(47.26 RM)
24.26 HK$
(13.04 RM)
     -72.40 %
Apples (1 lb) 10.81 HK$
(5.81 RM)
7.72 HK$
(4.15 RM)
     -28.65 %
Banana (1 lb) 7.11 HK$
(3.82 RM)
5.06 HK$
(2.72 RM)
     -28.82 %
Oranges (1 lb) 9.94 HK$
(5.34 RM)
6.93 HK$
(3.73 RM)
     -30.24 %
Tomato (1 lb) 8.50 HK$
(4.57 RM)
3.76 HK$
(2.02 RM)
     -55.83 %
Potato (1 lb) 8.10 HK$
(4.36 RM)
3.60 HK$
(1.94 RM)
     -55.53 %
Onion (1 lb) 7.22 HK$
(3.88 RM)
3.13 HK$
(1.68 RM)
     -56.62 %
Lettuce (1 head) 9.99 HK$
(5.37 RM)
7.64 HK$
(4.11 RM)
     -23.55 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 11.87 HK$
(6.38 RM)
4.59 HK$
(2.47 RM)
     -61.35 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 150.00 HK$
(80.66 RM)
111.58 HK$
(60.00 RM)
     -25.61 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 14.08 HK$
(7.57 RM)
22.62 HK$
(12.16 RM)
     +60.68 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 15.47 HK$
(8.32 RM)
23.62 HK$
(12.70 RM)
     +52.71 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 57.00 HK$
(30.65 RM)
31.62 HK$
(17.00 RM)
     -44.53 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 10.00 HK$
(5.38 RM)
5.58 HK$
(3.00 RM)
     -44.21 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 450.00 HK$
(241.97 RM)
232.47 HK$
(125.00 RM)
     -48.34 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 24.00 HK$
(12.91 RM)
5.58 HK$
(3.00 RM)
     -76.75 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 13.68 HK$
(7.36 RM)
4.49 HK$
(2.41 RM)
     -67.18 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 102.00 HK$
(54.85 RM)
46.49 HK$
(25.00 RM)
     -54.42 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 56.41 HK$
(30.33 RM)
15.28 HK$
(8.22 RM)
     -72.91 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 220,000.00 HK$
(118,297.34 RM)
278,749.80 HK$
(149,888.00 RM)
     +26.70 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 210,554.29 HK$
(113,218.24 RM)
224,260.40 HK$
(120,588.22 RM)
     +6.51 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,304.30 HK$
(701.34 RM)
400.54 HK$
(215.37 RM)
     -69.29 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.63 HK$
(0.34 RM)
0.46 HK$
(0.25 RM)
     -26.76 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 201.92 HK$
(108.58 RM)
312.67 HK$
(168.12 RM)
     +54.85 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 606.91 HK$
(326.35 RM)
314.81 HK$
(169.28 RM)
     -48.13 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 69.00 HK$
(37.10 RM)
45.46 HK$
(24.44 RM)
     -34.12 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 95.00 HK$
(51.08 RM)
27.90 HK$
(15.00 RM)
     -70.64 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 5,188.24 HK$
(2,789.79 RM)
1,511.02 HK$
(812.50 RM)
     -70.88 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 98,437.50 HK$
(52,931.34 RM)
49,497.18 HK$
(26,615.38 RM)
     -49.72 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 568.05 HK$
(305.45 RM)
464.88 HK$
(249.97 RM)
     -18.16 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 263.76 HK$
(141.83 RM)
267.46 HK$
(143.82 RM)
     +1.40 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 641.56 HK$
(344.98 RM)
544.15 HK$
(292.60 RM)
     -15.18 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 979.66 HK$
(526.78 RM)
534.82 HK$
(287.58 RM)
     -45.41 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 16,206.35 HK$
(8,714.40 RM)
4,420.89 HK$
(2,377.18 RM)
     -72.72 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 10,862.50 HK$
(5,840.93 RM)
2,548.99 HK$
(1,370.63 RM)
     -76.53 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 39,000.00 HK$
(20,970.89 RM)
8,308.80 HK$
(4,467.77 RM)
     -78.70 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 23,379.31 HK$
(12,571.41 RM)
4,070.45 HK$
(2,188.74 RM)
     -82.59 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 19,106.84 HK$
(10,274.04 RM)
1,878.02 HK$
(1,009.84 RM)
     -90.17 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 11,803.92 HK$
(6,347.15 RM)
1,062.04 HK$
(571.07 RM)
     -91.00 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 20,783.12 HK$
(11,175.40 RM)
7,972.87 HK$
(4,287.13 RM)
     -61.64 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.24 4.57      +104.02 %
Last update: September 2017September 2017
Contributors:422398
Data from past:12 months12 months
Currency: HKD