Price Rankings for Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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World Ranking

7th Cheapest Gasoline (1 liter) (Transportation) out of 419 Cities in the World.
11st Cheapest Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) (Sports And Leisure) out of 221 Cities in the World.
16th Cheapest Monthly Pass (Regular Price) (Transportation) out of 243 Cities in the World.
34th Most Expensive Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) (Markets) out of 382 Cities in the World.
34th Most Expensive Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) (Markets) out of 364 Cities in the World.
62th Most Expensive Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) (Markets) out of 392 Cities in the World.

Asia Ranking

4th Cheapest Gasoline (1 liter) (Transportation) out of 97 Cities in Asia
10th Cheapest Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) (Sports And Leisure) out of 66 Cities in Asia
11st Cheapest Monthly Pass (Regular Price) (Transportation) out of 53 Cities in Asia
16th Most Expensive Oranges (1kg) (Markets) out of 94 Cities in Asia
5th Most Expensive Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) (Markets) out of 83 Cities in Asia
21st Most Expensive Local Cheese (1kg) (Markets) out of 93 Cities in Asia

South-Eastern Asia Ranking

1st Cheapest International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child (Childcare) out of 10 Cities in South-Eastern Asia
1st Cheapest Onion (1kg) (Markets) out of 15 Cities in South-Eastern Asia
2nd Cheapest Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) (Markets) out of 16 Cities in South-Eastern Asia
2nd Most Expensive Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) (Markets) out of 16 Cities in South-Eastern Asia
2nd Most Expensive Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) (Markets) out of 16 Cities in South-Eastern Asia
2nd Most Expensive Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) (Restaurants) out of 16 Cities in South-Eastern Asia

RestaurantsValue World
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 18.00 RM Very Low 366th/415 57th/97 5th/16
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 130.00 RM Very Low 340th/405 49th/94 6th/16
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 20.00 RM Very Low 332th/358 68th/93 10th/15
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 15.50 RM Moderate 214th/390 18th/84 3rd/16
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 25.00 RM High 139th/375 14th/78 2nd/16
Cappuccino (regular) 12.75 RM Low 256th/414 46th/94 5th/16
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.57 RM Very Low 340th/418 43th/99 6th/16
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.16 RM Low 325th/415 35th/98 6th/16
MarketsValue World
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 30.31 RM High 95th/421 40th/99 7th/16
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.78 RM Low 327th/418 50th/99 15th/16
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.94 RM Low 320th/413 50th/98 4th/16
Eggs (regular) (12) 9.33 RM Low 318th/411 44th/99 8th/16
Local Cheese (1 lb) 27.42 RM High 125th/411 21st/93 6th/13
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 9.05 RM Very Low 342th/416 52th/99 7th/16
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 20.64 RM Low 294th/399 53th/93 10th/15
Apples (1 lb) 5.30 RM Moderate 209th/416 36th/97 15th/16
Banana (1 lb) 2.89 RM Low 319th/418 55th/98 8th/16
Oranges (1 lb) 5.33 RM High 133th/386 16th/94 7th/15
Tomato (1 lb) 3.02 RM Low 312th/392 39th/94 10th/15
Potato (1 lb) 2.01 RM Low 288th/404 40th/96 15th/16
Onion (1 lb) 1.95 RM Low 314th/400 43th/94 15th/15
Lettuce (1 head) 4.55 RM Low 277th/393 41st/87 11st/14
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.98 RM Low 279th/413 30th/99 7th/16
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 70.00 RM Very High 62th/392 15th/80 8th/16
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 13.84 RM Very High 34th/382 5th/83 2nd/16
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 18.92 RM Very High 34th/364 6th/77 2nd/16
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 18.00 RM Low 242th/345 42th/85 6th/15
TransportationValue World
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 RM Low 257th/360 26th/80 4th/12
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 50.00 RM Very Low 228th/243 43th/53 4th/6
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 RM Low 207th/260 50th/81 2nd/11
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 8.05 RM Moderate 91st/200 10th/74 2nd/8
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 15.00 RM Very Low 136th/154 35th/52 4th/7
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.77 RM Very Low 413th/419 94th/97 15th/16
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 160,000.00 RM High 37th/166 16th/49 4th/5
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 135,022.10 RM High 97th/291 24th/80 5th/10
Utilities (Monthly)Value World
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 272.91 RM Very Low 348th/406 61st/96 13th/16
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 51.02 RM Low 303th/406 45th/99 9th/16
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 118.73 RM Low 271st/420 32th/98 9th/16
Sports And LeisureValue World
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 207.80 RM High 151st/390 42th/99 6th/16
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 35.42 RM Very Low 211st/221 57th/66 7th/8
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 RM Very Low 347th/373 67th/84 12th/16
ChildcareValue World
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,045.83 RM Low 222th/283 51st/78 7th/9
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 32,333.33 RM Low 127th/189 38th/69 10th/10
Clothing And ShoesValue World
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 228.38 RM Low 314th/398 48th/95 6th/15
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 148.22 RM Very Low 287th/358 49th/90 4th/13
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 328.36 RM Very Low 361st/406 66th/97 14th/16
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 302.80 RM Very Low 321st/370 58th/93 9th/14
Rent Per MonthValue World
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,435.16 RM Low 275th/393 46th/96 6th/16
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,669.57 RM Low 276th/395 42th/95 4th/16
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,717.86 RM Low 262th/385 48th/96 9th/16
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,666.00 RM Low 307th/388 56th/90 11st/16
Buy Apartment PriceValue World
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,091.47 RM Low 196th/298 37th/74 8th/11
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 531.38 RM Very Low 236th/287 48th/74 9th/10
Salaries And FinancingValue World
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,954.76 RM Moderate 245th/417 31st/99 2nd/16
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.21 Low 294th/378 77th/87 9th/11
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