Price Rankings for Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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World Ranking

10th Cheapest Gasoline (1 liter) (Transportation) out of 585 Cities in the World.
29th Cheapest McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) (Restaurants) out of 477 Cities in the World.
34th Cheapest Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) (Sports And Leisure) out of 418 Cities in the World.
27th Most Expensive Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) (Markets) out of 552 Cities in the World.
96th Most Expensive Milk (regular), (1 liter) (Markets) out of 584 Cities in the World.
31st Most Expensive Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) (Markets) out of 478 Cities in the World.

Asia Ranking

8th Cheapest Gasoline (1 liter) (Transportation) out of 135 Cities in Asia
20th Cheapest 1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) (Clothing And Shoes) out of 133 Cities in Asia
23th Cheapest McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) (Restaurants) out of 111 Cities in Asia
20th Most Expensive Oranges (1kg) (Markets) out of 128 Cities in Asia
19th Most Expensive Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) (Transportation) out of 119 Cities in Asia
24th Most Expensive Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) (Transportation) out of 123 Cities in Asia

South-Eastern Asia Ranking

1st Cheapest Gasoline (1 liter) (Transportation) out of 24 Cities in South-Eastern Asia
2nd Cheapest Onion (1kg) (Markets) out of 21 Cities in South-Eastern Asia
3rd Cheapest Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) (Markets) out of 22 Cities in South-Eastern Asia
2nd Most Expensive Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) (Restaurants) out of 24 Cities in South-Eastern Asia
3rd Most Expensive Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) (Restaurants) out of 24 Cities in South-Eastern Asia
4th Most Expensive Rice (white), (1kg) (Markets) out of 24 Cities in South-Eastern Asia

RestaurantsValue World
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 RM Very Low 491st/584 62th/134 6th/24
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 RM Very Low 509th/577 71st/130 15th/24
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 15.00 RM Very Low 449th/477 89th/111 14th/21
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 15.00 RM Moderate 314th/561 21st/115 3rd/24
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 20.00 RM Moderate 254th/555 31st/114 2nd/24
Cappuccino (regular) 11.46 RM Moderate 341st/580 46th/132 6th/24
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.64 RM Very Low 480th/582 48th/134 10th/24
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.55 RM Very Low 469th/581 37th/135 8th/24
MarketsValue World
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 25.35 RM Very High 96th/584 43th/135 16th/24
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.95 RM Low 449th/580 60th/132 20th/22
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.32 RM Low 409th/575 49th/135 4th/24
Eggs (regular) (12) 6.33 RM Very Low 472th/584 68th/135 17th/24
Local Cheese (1 lb) 17.58 RM Moderate 281st/555 39th/118 12th/16
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.05 RM Very Low 529th/576 91st/131 16th/22
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 15.21 RM Low 425th/539 59th/116 15th/21
Apples (1 lb) 4.44 RM Moderate 329th/576 43th/133 13th/22
Banana (1 lb) 2.48 RM Low 398th/574 62th/133 12th/23
Oranges (1 lb) 4.49 RM Moderate 229th/536 20th/128 7th/20
Tomato (1 lb) 2.27 RM Low 443th/563 48th/131 9th/21
Potato (1 lb) 1.71 RM Low 395th/561 52th/130 20th/22
Onion (1 lb) 1.75 RM Low 390th/555 51st/131 20th/21
Lettuce (1 head) 3.88 RM Low 351st/527 40th/107 12th/16
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.38 RM Low 383th/556 43th/132 8th/23
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 70.00 RM Very High 27th/552 17th/106 10th/22
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 10.78 RM Very High 94th/507 15th/108 4th/22
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 15.69 RM Very High 31st/478 9th/98 2nd/18
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 18.00 RM Low 349th/479 43th/109 5th/19
TransportationValue World
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 RM Low 395th/569 33th/132 7th/22
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 RM Low 385th/500 42th/112 5th/12
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 RM Very Low 415th/499 72th/125 10th/22
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 RM Low 289th/447 24th/123 3rd/21
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 16.00 RM Very Low 302th/375 40th/100 5th/13
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.32 RM Very Low 576th/585 128th/135 24th/24
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 160,000.00 RM Very High 13th/264 9th/76 5th/9
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 126,635.27 RM Very High 52th/456 19th/119 8th/18
Utilities (Monthly)Value World
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 197.93 RM Very Low 517th/580 88th/135 19th/24
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.24 RM Low 321st/428 51st/123 19th/21
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 118.27 RM Low 410th/585 46th/135 15th/24
Sports And LeisureValue World
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 162.93 RM Moderate 269th/584 59th/135 14th/24
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 28.86 RM Very Low 385th/418 86th/111 8th/17
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 RM Very Low 495th/582 70th/134 12th/24
ChildcareValue World
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 770.94 RM Low 378th/492 54th/127 10th/18
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 36,949.09 RM Moderate 142th/333 26th/119 9th/18
Clothing And ShoesValue World
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 216.64 RM Moderate 329th/580 43th/133 9th/23
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 110.93 RM Very Low 539th/572 114th/133 17th/23
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 280.70 RM Very Low 483th/583 70th/134 19th/23
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 268.34 RM Very Low 482th/576 64th/134 16th/23
Rent Per MonthValue World
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,860.16 RM Low 417th/584 49th/135 11st/24
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,133.92 RM Low 433th/581 51st/135 12th/24
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,563.57 RM Low 411st/582 50th/135 12th/24
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,199.35 RM Low 429th/582 52th/135 13th/24
Buy Apartment PriceValue World
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 995.75 RM Moderate 289th/491 37th/116 8th/21
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 557.98 RM Low 286th/471 36th/111 6th/18
Salaries And FinancingValue World
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,509.16 RM Low 363th/580 37th/135 2nd/24
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.22 Moderate 214th/532 100th/121 16th/18
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