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Cost of Living Comparison Between Malaysia and Australia Reverse

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City in Australia:
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Consumer Prices in Australia are 88.82% higher than in Malaysia
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Australia are 117.17% higher than in Malaysia
Rent Prices in Australia are 229.73% higher than in Malaysia
Restaurant Prices in Australia are 211.78% higher than in Malaysia
Groceries Prices in Australia are 77.52% higher than in Malaysia
Local Purchasing Power in Australia is 72.09% higher than in Malaysia
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  MalaysiaAustraliaDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 RM
(3.50 A$)
57.15 RM
(20.00 A$)
     +471.48 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 RM
(21.00 A$)
228.59 RM
(80.00 A$)
     +280.99 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 14.00 RM
(4.90 A$)
31.43 RM
(11.00 A$)
     +124.51 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 15.00 RM
(5.25 A$)
22.86 RM
(8.00 A$)
     +52.39 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 15.00 RM
(5.25 A$)
22.86 RM
(8.00 A$)
     +52.39 %
Cappuccino (regular) 10.38 RM
(3.63 A$)
12.47 RM
(4.37 A$)
     +20.14 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.35 RM
(0.82 A$)
9.41 RM
(3.29 A$)
     +300.44 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.30 RM
(0.46 A$)
7.86 RM
(2.75 A$)
     +504.66 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 25.35 RM
(8.87 A$)
16.28 RM
(5.70 A$)
     -35.79 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.99 RM
(1.05 A$)
6.89 RM
(2.41 A$)
     +130.44 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.76 RM
(0.62 A$)
3.43 RM
(1.20 A$)
     +95.00 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.07 RM
(1.77 A$)
12.37 RM
(4.33 A$)
     +144.22 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 20.10 RM
(7.03 A$)
12.02 RM
(4.21 A$)
     -40.22 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.50 RM
(1.92 A$)
13.64 RM
(4.77 A$)
     +147.99 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 12.19 RM
(4.26 A$)
19.80 RM
(6.93 A$)
     +62.46 %
Apples (1 lb) 4.41 RM
(1.54 A$)
5.51 RM
(1.93 A$)
     +24.91 %
Banana (1 lb) 2.30 RM
(0.81 A$)
4.45 RM
(1.56 A$)
     +93.05 %
Oranges (1 lb) 4.11 RM
(1.44 A$)
4.89 RM
(1.71 A$)
     +19.05 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.05 RM
(0.72 A$)
6.61 RM
(2.31 A$)
     +222.06 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.48 RM
(0.52 A$)
4.21 RM
(1.47 A$)
     +183.92 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.60 RM
(0.56 A$)
3.32 RM
(1.16 A$)
     +107.60 %
Lettuce (1 head) 3.33 RM
(1.17 A$)
7.17 RM
(2.51 A$)
     +115.21 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.14 RM
(0.75 A$)
6.23 RM
(2.18 A$)
     +191.15 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 60.00 RM
(21.00 A$)
42.86 RM
(15.00 A$)
     -28.57 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 8.45 RM
(2.96 A$)
13.77 RM
(4.82 A$)
     +62.86 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 11.64 RM
(4.07 A$)
16.73 RM
(5.86 A$)
     +43.79 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 17.00 RM
(5.95 A$)
85.72 RM
(30.00 A$)
     +404.25 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 RM
(1.05 A$)
12.00 RM
(4.20 A$)
     +300.03 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 RM
(35.00 A$)
424.04 RM
(148.40 A$)
     +324.04 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 RM
(1.05 A$)
12.86 RM
(4.50 A$)
     +328.61 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 RM
(1.13 A$)
9.20 RM
(3.22 A$)
     +185.74 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 25.00 RM
(8.75 A$)
140.58 RM
(49.20 A$)
     +462.33 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 8.27 RM
(2.89 A$)
15.75 RM
(5.51 A$)
     +90.49 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 150,000.00 RM
(52,495.47 A$)
71,434.73 RM
(25,000.00 A$)
     -52.38 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 114,587.05 RM
(40,102.01 A$)
68,793.83 RM
(24,075.76 A$)
     -39.96 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 187.24 RM
(65.53 A$)
575.70 RM
(201.48 A$)
     +207.47 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.25 RM
(0.09 A$)
0.84 RM
(0.29 A$)
     +233.78 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 132.30 RM
(46.30 A$)
211.38 RM
(73.98 A$)
     +59.77 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 149.80 RM
(52.43 A$)
187.33 RM
(65.56 A$)
     +25.05 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 23.65 RM
(8.28 A$)
58.73 RM
(20.55 A$)
     +148.28 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 RM
(5.25 A$)
51.43 RM
(18.00 A$)
     +242.89 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 564.11 RM
(197.42 A$)
5,061.24 RM
(1,771.28 A$)
     +797.22 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 22,224.90 RM
(7,778.04 A$)
53,358.78 RM
(18,673.96 A$)
     +140.09 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 230.03 RM
(80.50 A$)
274.25 RM
(95.98 A$)
     +19.22 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 105.43 RM
(36.90 A$)
170.89 RM
(59.81 A$)
     +62.09 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 270.43 RM
(94.64 A$)
380.76 RM
(133.25 A$)
     +40.80 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 242.56 RM
(84.89 A$)
398.16 RM
(139.35 A$)
     +64.15 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,467.94 RM
(513.74 A$)
4,818.53 RM
(1,686.34 A$)
     +228.25 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 890.55 RM
(311.67 A$)
3,706.37 RM
(1,297.12 A$)
     +316.19 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,655.65 RM
(929.40 A$)
7,724.72 RM
(2,703.42 A$)
     +190.88 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,601.56 RM
(560.50 A$)
5,433.28 RM
(1,901.48 A$)
     +239.25 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 794.59 RM
(278.08 A$)
2,112.96 RM
(739.47 A$)
     +165.92 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 457.17 RM
(160.00 A$)
1,558.27 RM
(545.35 A$)
     +240.85 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,426.71 RM
(1,199.25 A$)
12,806.58 RM
(4,481.92 A$)
     +273.73 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.53 4.30      -5.15 %
Last update: September 2019September 2019
Contributors:13062666
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: MYR