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Cost of Living in George Town

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Cost of Living Index (Excl.Rent): 41.12
Rent Index: 6.63
Groceries Index: 48.16
Restaurants Index: 23.11
Cost of Living Plus Rent Index: 24.21
Local Purchasing Power: 60.32
Restaurants [ Edit ] Avg. Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 1.86 $ 1.16-2.79
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 11.03 $ 6.96-13.93
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 2.79 $ 2.32-3.02
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.32 $ 1.62-3.48
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.37 $ 1.39-4.18
Cappuccino (regular) 1.86 $ 1.16-2.79
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 0.46 $ 0.23-0.65
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 0.23 $ 0.23-0.46
Markets [ Edit ] Avg.
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.15 $ 3.51-7.03
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.68 $ 0.32-0.93
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.32 $ 0.24-0.74
Eggs (12) 1.18 $ 0.93-1.39
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.26 $ 1.90-12.63
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 1.09 $ 0.42-1.47
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2.42 $ 1.05-3.37
Apples (1 lb) 0.95 $ 0.46-1.26
Banana (1 lb) 0.63 $ 0.32-0.84
Oranges (1 lb) 0.74 $ 0.74-1.05
Tomato (1 lb) 0.42 $ 0.42-0.53
Potato (1 lb) 0.42 $ 0.13-0.53
Onion (1 lb) 0.63 $ 0.21-0.84
Lettuce (1 head) 0.75 $ 0.23-0.93
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.49 $ 0.23-0.70
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 13.93 $ 5.80-15.09
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.96 $ 1.39-3.48
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.95 $ 1.74-4.18
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 3.71 $ 2.99-3.95
Transportation [ Edit ] Avg.
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.46 $ 0.46-0.46
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 23.21 $
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 0.70 $ 0.70-1.39
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.56 $ 0.22-0.75
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 4.87 $ 1.86-5.80
Gasoline (1 gallon) 1.74 $ 1.49-2.02
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,658.11 $ 18,569.99-34,818.74
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,854.99 $ 6,963.75-34,818.74
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] Avg.
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 33.33 $ 18.57-69.64
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.06 $ 0.02-0.12
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 36.29 $ 20.89-41.78
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] Avg.
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 23.21 $ 16.25-46.19
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 5.57 $
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3.37 $ 1.86-3.71
Childcare [ Edit ] Avg.
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 96.72 $ 69.64-464.25
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,356.50 $ 7,381.57-18,569.99
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] Avg.
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 51.07 $ 13.93-69.64
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 28.63 $ 11.61-46.42
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 63.83 $ 41.78-69.64
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 48.28 $ 18.57-81.24
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] Avg.
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 162.49 $ 92.85-208.91
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 98.65 $ 69.64-116.06
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 402.35 $ 301.76-464.25
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 287.83 $ 208.91-371.40
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] Avg.
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 141.97 $ 107.82-167.13
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 102.44 $ 75.48-125.08
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] Avg.
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 638.34 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.77 0.46-1.39

Prices in George Town, Malaysia

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Last update: May 2017
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