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Cost of Living Comparison Between Jakarta and Kuala Lumpur Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Kuala Lumpur are 5.68% lower than in Jakarta
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Kuala Lumpur are 10.81% lower than in Jakarta
Rent Prices in Kuala Lumpur are 22.50% lower than in Jakarta
Restaurant Prices in Kuala Lumpur are 5.70% higher than in Jakarta
Groceries Prices in Kuala Lumpur are 10.20% lower than in Jakarta
Local Purchasing Power in Kuala Lumpur is 90.67% higher than in Jakarta
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 35,000.00 Rp
(11.28 RM)
46,554.47 Rp
(15.00 RM)
     +33.01 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 250,000.00 Rp
(80.55 RM)
217,254.22 Rp
(70.00 RM)
     -13.10 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 48,000.00 Rp
(15.47 RM)
40,347.21 Rp
(13.00 RM)
     -15.94 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 30,000.00 Rp
(9.67 RM)
46,554.47 Rp
(15.00 RM)
     +55.18 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 50,000.00 Rp
(16.11 RM)
55,865.37 Rp
(18.00 RM)
     +11.73 %
Cappuccino (regular) 32,667.42 Rp
(10.53 RM)
33,885.45 Rp
(10.92 RM)
     +3.73 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 8,263.94 Rp
(2.66 RM)
7,559.62 Rp
(2.44 RM)
     -8.52 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 4,076.60 Rp
(1.31 RM)
4,533.52 Rp
(1.46 RM)
     +11.21 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 65,983.66 Rp
(21.26 RM)
82,034.77 Rp
(26.43 RM)
     +24.33 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 13,371.13 Rp
(4.31 RM)
9,285.39 Rp
(2.99 RM)
     -30.56 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 6,296.30 Rp
(2.03 RM)
7,472.09 Rp
(2.41 RM)
     +18.67 %
Eggs (12) 22,755.83 Rp
(7.33 RM)
16,564.26 Rp
(5.34 RM)
     -27.21 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 51,749.62 Rp
(16.67 RM)
91,326.14 Rp
(29.43 RM)
     +76.48 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 21,898.46 Rp
(7.06 RM)
17,128.05 Rp
(5.52 RM)
     -21.78 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 49,290.43 Rp
(15.88 RM)
37,887.02 Rp
(12.21 RM)
     -23.14 %
Apples (1 lb) 23,027.40 Rp
(7.42 RM)
13,083.29 Rp
(4.22 RM)
     -43.18 %
Banana (1 lb) 8,456.27 Rp
(2.72 RM)
7,742.82 Rp
(2.49 RM)
     -8.44 %
Oranges (1 lb) 15,059.28 Rp
(4.85 RM)
11,996.34 Rp
(3.87 RM)
     -20.34 %
Tomato (1 lb) 8,054.72 Rp
(2.60 RM)
6,118.23 Rp
(1.97 RM)
     -24.04 %
Potato (1 lb) 8,715.46 Rp
(2.81 RM)
6,161.13 Rp
(1.99 RM)
     -29.31 %
Onion (1 lb) 10,918.63 Rp
(3.52 RM)
5,366.15 Rp
(1.73 RM)
     -50.85 %
Lettuce (1 head) 16,500.00 Rp
(5.32 RM)
13,059.13 Rp
(4.21 RM)
     -20.85 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 6,857.69 Rp
(2.21 RM)
7,750.46 Rp
(2.50 RM)
     +13.02 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 400,000.00 Rp
(128.88 RM)
186,217.90 Rp
(60.00 RM)
     -53.45 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 27,343.75 Rp
(8.81 RM)
34,588.25 Rp
(11.14 RM)
     +26.49 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 36,261.54 Rp
(11.68 RM)
37,773.02 Rp
(12.17 RM)
     +4.17 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 21,000.00 Rp
(6.77 RM)
52,761.74 Rp
(17.00 RM)
     +151.25 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3,500.00 Rp
(1.13 RM)
9,310.89 Rp
(3.00 RM)
     +166.03 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 210,000.00 Rp
(67.66 RM)
387,953.96 Rp
(125.00 RM)
     +84.74 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6,500.00 Rp
(2.09 RM)
9,310.89 Rp
(3.00 RM)
     +43.24 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 6,437.38 Rp
(2.07 RM)
7,492.22 Rp
(2.41 RM)
     +16.39 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 42,000.00 Rp
(13.53 RM)
77,590.79 Rp
(25.00 RM)
     +84.74 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 30,216.34 Rp
(9.74 RM)
24,808.97 Rp
(7.99 RM)
     -17.90 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 400,000,000.00 Rp
(128,881.27 RM)
460,715,498.94 Rp
(148,444.00 RM)
     +15.18 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 380,750,000.00 Rp
(122,678.86 RM)
370,593,098.81 Rp
(119,406.28 RM)
     -2.67 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,252,783.26 Rp
(403.65 RM)
662,677.37 Rp
(213.52 RM)
     -47.10 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1,518.43 Rp
(0.49 RM)
786.61 Rp
(0.25 RM)
     -48.20 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 356,702.79 Rp
(114.93 RM)
506,512.69 Rp
(163.20 RM)
     +42.00 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 515,784.31 Rp
(166.19 RM)
524,341.22 Rp
(168.94 RM)
     +1.66 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 155,769.23 Rp
(50.19 RM)
76,556.25 Rp
(24.67 RM)
     -50.85 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 50,000.00 Rp
(16.11 RM)
48,882.20 Rp
(15.75 RM)
     -2.24 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 895,000.00 Rp
(288.37 RM)
2,672,571.71 Rp
(861.11 RM)
     +198.61 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 108,421,102.25 Rp
(34,933.62 RM)
84,418,781.30 Rp
(27,200.00 RM)
     -22.14 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 635,678.57 Rp
(204.82 RM)
749,095.99 Rp
(241.36 RM)
     +17.84 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 448,769.23 Rp
(144.59 RM)
419,168.97 Rp
(135.06 RM)
     -6.60 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 975,378.06 Rp
(314.27 RM)
901,224.98 Rp
(290.38 RM)
     -7.60 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,161,572.13 Rp
(374.26 RM)
866,518.82 Rp
(279.20 RM)
     -25.40 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 6,998,789.72 Rp
(2,255.03 RM)
7,416,911.08 Rp
(2,389.75 RM)
     +5.97 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 3,714,976.51 Rp
(1,196.98 RM)
4,162,648.98 Rp
(1,341.22 RM)
     +12.05 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 22,181,610.72 Rp
(7,146.99 RM)
13,953,033.70 Rp
(4,495.71 RM)
     -37.10 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 8,628,324.99 Rp
(2,780.07 RM)
6,646,446.87 Rp
(2,141.51 RM)
     -22.97 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,771,584.29 Rp
(893.01 RM)
3,156,683.04 Rp
(1,017.09 RM)
     +13.89 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,274,751.82 Rp
(410.73 RM)
1,637,257.77 Rp
(527.53 RM)
     +28.44 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 7,913,157.89 Rp
(2,549.64 RM)
13,456,589.26 Rp
(4,335.76 RM)
     +70.05 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 9.72 4.56      -53.07 %
Last update: June 2017June 2017
Contributors:233406
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: IDR