Cost of Living Comparison Between United Kingdom and Malaysia Reverse

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Cost of Living in Malaysia is 51.9% lower than in United Kingdom (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Malaysia is 59.4% lower than in United Kingdom
Rent Prices in Malaysia are 75.6% lower than in United Kingdom
Restaurant Prices in Malaysia are 70.1% lower than in United Kingdom
Groceries Prices in Malaysia are 36.3% lower than in United Kingdom
Local Purchasing Power in Malaysia is 29.3% lower than in United Kingdom
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Restaurants
United Kingdom Edit Malaysia Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(89.92 RM)
2.50 £
(15.00 RM)
     -83.3 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 £
(359.67 RM)
16.68 £
(100.00 RM)
     -72.2 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 £
(41.96 RM)
3.00 £
(18.00 RM)
     -57.1 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.50 £
(26.98 RM)
2.50 £
(15.00 RM)
     -44.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.50 £
(26.98 RM)
3.34 £
(20.00 RM)
     -25.9 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.18 £
(19.07 RM)
1.97 £
(11.82 RM)
     -38.0 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.73 £
(10.36 RM)
0.54 £
(3.26 RM)
     -68.5 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.25 £
(7.50 RM)
0.31 £
(1.88 RM)
     -74.9 %
Markets
United Kingdom Edit Malaysia Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.67 £
(28.01 RM)
4.53 £
(27.13 RM)
     -3.1 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.10 £
(6.62 RM)
0.58 £
(3.45 RM)
     -47.9 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.71 £
(4.27 RM)
0.41 £
(2.47 RM)
     -42.2 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.93 £
(17.59 RM)
1.42 £
(8.52 RM)
     -51.6 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.16 £
(18.96 RM)
4.38 £
(26.25 RM)
     +38.5 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.97 £
(17.79 RM)
1.33 £
(7.97 RM)
     -55.2 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.76 £
(28.51 RM)
2.66 £
(15.97 RM)
     -44.0 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.96 £
(5.76 RM)
0.84 £
(5.01 RM)
     -12.9 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.52 £
(3.13 RM)
0.42 £
(2.50 RM)
     -20.2 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.96 £
(5.77 RM)
0.86 £
(5.17 RM)
     -10.3 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.21 £
(7.26 RM)
0.43 £
(2.60 RM)
     -64.2 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.51 £
(3.04 RM)
0.28 £
(1.69 RM)
     -44.5 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.48 £
(2.85 RM)
0.34 £
(2.02 RM)
     -29.2 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.77 £
(4.60 RM)
0.71 £
(4.26 RM)
     -7.6 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.06 £
(6.38 RM)
0.41 £
(2.48 RM)
     -61.2 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(47.96 RM)
11.68 £
(70.00 RM)
     +46.0 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.94 £
(11.64 RM)
1.87 £
(11.24 RM)
     -3.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.37 £
(14.20 RM)
2.61 £
(15.65 RM)
     +10.2 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 13.00 £
(77.93 RM)
3.00 £
(18.00 RM)
     -76.9 %
Transportation
United Kingdom Edit Malaysia Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.40 £
(14.39 RM)
0.50 £
(3.00 RM)
     -79.1 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 69.57 £
(417.01 RM)
8.34 £
(50.00 RM)
     -88.0 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £
(17.98 RM)
0.67 £
(4.00 RM)
     -77.8 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.00 £
(11.96 RM)
0.81 £
(4.83 RM)
     -59.6 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 17.40 £
(104.30 RM)
3.34 £
(20.00 RM)
     -80.8 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.69 £
(34.12 RM)
1.30 £
(7.77 RM)
     -77.2 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,285.00 £
(169,553.73 RM)
26,714.43 £
(160,139.00 RM)
     -5.6 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,935.35 £
(149,474.36 RM)
21,619.85 £
(129,599.65 RM)
     -13.3 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United Kingdom Edit Malaysia Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 250.35 £
(1,500.70 RM)
35.58 £
(213.31 RM)
     -85.8 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 12.37 £
(74.12 RM)
7.05 £
(42.28 RM)
     -43.0 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 30.56 £
(183.20 RM)
19.45 £
(116.61 RM)
     -36.3 %
Sports And Leisure
United Kingdom Edit Malaysia Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 32.49 £
(194.76 RM)
26.11 £
(156.51 RM)
     -19.6 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.95 £
(65.67 RM)
4.72 £
(28.27 RM)
     -56.9 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 £
(59.94 RM)
3.17 £
(19.00 RM)
     -68.3 %
Childcare
United Kingdom Edit Malaysia Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,241.67 £
(7,443.17 RM)
123.28 £
(738.99 RM)
     -90.1 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 14,875.92 £
(89,173.33 RM)
4,740.00 £
(28,413.82 RM)
     -68.1 %
Clothing And Shoes
United Kingdom Edit Malaysia Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 63.97 £
(383.44 RM)
40.43 £
(242.38 RM)
     -36.8 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.40 £
(188.24 RM)
22.05 £
(132.21 RM)
     -29.8 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 73.79 £
(442.34 RM)
50.64 £
(303.55 RM)
     -31.4 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 74.60 £
(447.19 RM)
44.76 £
(268.31 RM)
     -40.0 %
Rent Per Month
United Kingdom Edit Malaysia Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,048.90 £
(6,287.63 RM)
258.87 £
(1,551.82 RM)
     -75.3 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 874.25 £
(5,240.65 RM)
185.65 £
(1,112.86 RM)
     -78.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,742.39 £
(10,444.70 RM)
468.39 £
(2,807.76 RM)
     -73.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,344.24 £
(8,058.03 RM)
310.56 £
(1,861.62 RM)
     -76.9 %
Buy Apartment Price
United Kingdom Edit Malaysia Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 466.02 £
(2,793.52 RM)
133.95 £
(802.95 RM)
     -71.3 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 348.26 £
(2,087.66 RM)
75.07 £
(450.01 RM)
     -78.4 %
Salaries And Financing
United Kingdom Edit Malaysia Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,388.30 £
(14,316.63 RM)
685.74 £
(4,110.64 RM)
     -71.3 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.88 4.06      -31.0 %
Last update: May 2024May 2024
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