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Cost of Living Comparison Between Jakarta and Kuala Lumpur Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Kuala Lumpur are 3.12% lower than in Jakarta
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Kuala Lumpur are 8.73% lower than in Jakarta
Rent Prices in Kuala Lumpur are 21.76% lower than in Jakarta
Restaurant Prices in Kuala Lumpur are 1.71% lower than in Jakarta
Groceries Prices in Kuala Lumpur are 7.87% lower than in Jakarta
Local Purchasing Power in Kuala Lumpur is 144.05% higher than in Jakarta
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 40,000.00 Rp
(12.30 RM)
39,037.17 Rp
(12.00 RM)
     -2.41 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 250,000.00 Rp
(76.85 RM)
211,451.34 Rp
(65.00 RM)
     -15.42 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 50,000.00 Rp
(15.37 RM)
42,290.27 Rp
(13.00 RM)
     -15.42 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 30,000.00 Rp
(9.22 RM)
48,796.46 Rp
(15.00 RM)
     +62.65 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 50,000.00 Rp
(15.37 RM)
58,555.76 Rp
(18.00 RM)
     +17.11 %
Cappuccino (regular) 33,312.22 Rp
(10.24 RM)
34,375.19 Rp
(10.57 RM)
     +3.19 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 8,225.26 Rp
(2.53 RM)
7,937.56 Rp
(2.44 RM)
     -3.50 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 4,463.32 Rp
(1.37 RM)
4,353.21 Rp
(1.34 RM)
     -2.47 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 73,725.42 Rp
(22.66 RM)
88,287.64 Rp
(27.14 RM)
     +19.75 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 13,131.51 Rp
(4.04 RM)
9,589.62 Rp
(2.95 RM)
     -26.97 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 6,188.30 Rp
(1.90 RM)
7,193.46 Rp
(2.21 RM)
     +16.24 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 21,049.33 Rp
(6.47 RM)
17,625.87 Rp
(5.42 RM)
     -16.26 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 52,732.74 Rp
(16.21 RM)
95,421.53 Rp
(29.33 RM)
     +80.95 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 26,308.39 Rp
(8.09 RM)
17,952.91 Rp
(5.52 RM)
     -31.76 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 51,029.20 Rp
(15.69 RM)
43,406.70 Rp
(13.34 RM)
     -14.94 %
Apples (1 lb) 23,027.40 Rp
(7.08 RM)
13,403.20 Rp
(4.12 RM)
     -41.79 %
Banana (1 lb) 8,436.83 Rp
(2.59 RM)
8,185.14 Rp
(2.52 RM)
     -2.98 %
Oranges (1 lb) 15,059.28 Rp
(4.63 RM)
12,326.03 Rp
(3.79 RM)
     -18.15 %
Tomato (1 lb) 8,054.72 Rp
(2.48 RM)
6,187.30 Rp
(1.90 RM)
     -23.18 %
Potato (1 lb) 8,588.03 Rp
(2.64 RM)
5,442.29 Rp
(1.67 RM)
     -36.63 %
Onion (1 lb) 10,644.31 Rp
(3.27 RM)
5,572.49 Rp
(1.71 RM)
     -47.65 %
Lettuce (1 head) 15,875.00 Rp
(4.88 RM)
13,221.52 Rp
(4.06 RM)
     -16.71 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 7,333.33 Rp
(2.25 RM)
7,935.59 Rp
(2.44 RM)
     +8.21 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 400,000.00 Rp
(122.96 RM)
195,185.85 Rp
(60.00 RM)
     -51.20 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 27,166.67 Rp
(8.35 RM)
38,603.42 Rp
(11.87 RM)
     +42.10 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 35,283.33 Rp
(10.85 RM)
40,218.56 Rp
(12.36 RM)
     +13.99 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 24,750.00 Rp
(7.61 RM)
55,302.66 Rp
(17.00 RM)
     +123.45 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3,500.00 Rp
(1.08 RM)
9,759.29 Rp
(3.00 RM)
     +178.84 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 210,000.00 Rp
(64.55 RM)
406,637.19 Rp
(125.00 RM)
     +93.64 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 7,000.00 Rp
(2.15 RM)
9,759.29 Rp
(3.00 RM)
     +39.42 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 6,437.38 Rp
(1.98 RM)
7,853.03 Rp
(2.41 RM)
     +21.99 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 42,000.00 Rp
(12.91 RM)
81,327.44 Rp
(25.00 RM)
     +93.64 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 31,182.84 Rp
(9.59 RM)
27,232.43 Rp
(8.37 RM)
     -12.67 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 400,000,000.00 Rp
(122,959.73 RM)
484,711,529.39 Rp
(149,000.00 RM)
     +21.18 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 389,918,750.00 Rp
(119,860.76 RM)
396,537,822.74 Rp
(121,895.46 RM)
     +1.70 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,202,480.31 Rp
(369.64 RM)
714,433.10 Rp
(219.62 RM)
     -40.59 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1,607.85 Rp
(0.49 RM)
803.26 Rp
(0.25 RM)
     -50.04 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 418,145.60 Rp
(128.54 RM)
549,221.07 Rp
(168.83 RM)
     +31.35 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 503,131.11 Rp
(154.66 RM)
545,136.09 Rp
(167.57 RM)
     +8.35 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 139,642.86 Rp
(42.93 RM)
81,327.44 Rp
(25.00 RM)
     -41.76 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 50,000.00 Rp
(15.37 RM)
51,236.29 Rp
(15.75 RM)
     +2.47 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,107,142.86 Rp
(340.33 RM)
2,451,441.34 Rp
(753.57 RM)
     +121.42 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 111,622,913.38 Rp
(34,312.81 RM)
78,446,122.88 Rp
(24,114.29 RM)
     -29.72 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 596,482.76 Rp
(183.36 RM)
806,675.24 Rp
(247.97 RM)
     +35.24 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 437,827.59 Rp
(134.59 RM)
458,066.63 Rp
(140.81 RM)
     +4.62 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 970,071.70 Rp
(298.20 RM)
928,722.47 Rp
(285.49 RM)
     -4.26 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,149,228.16 Rp
(353.27 RM)
969,965.24 Rp
(298.17 RM)
     -15.60 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 7,264,461.47 Rp
(2,233.09 RM)
7,418,239.54 Rp
(2,280.36 RM)
     +2.12 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 3,468,055.39 Rp
(1,066.08 RM)
4,349,169.57 Rp
(1,336.93 RM)
     +25.41 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 22,026,719.42 Rp
(6,771.00 RM)
13,763,191.68 Rp
(4,230.80 RM)
     -37.52 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 8,516,527.40 Rp
(2,617.97 RM)
6,782,030.90 Rp
(2,084.79 RM)
     -20.37 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,701,907.59 Rp
(830.56 RM)
3,721,276.52 Rp
(1,143.92 RM)
     +37.73 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,347,746.46 Rp
(414.30 RM)
1,900,776.40 Rp
(584.30 RM)
     +41.03 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 6,205,833.33 Rp
(1,907.67 RM)
13,823,660.22 Rp
(4,249.38 RM)
     +122.75 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, Fixed-Rate 9.22 4.48      -51.43 %
Last update: November 2017November 2017
Contributors:237391
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: IDR