Cost of Living Comparison

CHF
COMPARED TO
MYR

Kuala Lumpur is 57.4% cheaper than Vaduz.

If you lived in Kuala Lumpur instead of Vaduz, you would:
local_dining

pay 83.8% less for restaurants

  Vaduz help_outline Kuala Lumpur help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $27.64
CHF26.73
$3.63
RM15.59
-86.9%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$15.48
CHF14.97
$3.63
RM15.59
-76.5%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $3.76
CHF3.63
$0.63
RM2.72
-83.1%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $3.32
CHF3.21
$0.38
RM1.62
-88.6%
Average -83.8%

Vaduz vs. Kuala Lumpur - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 57.2% less for groceries

  Vaduz help_outline Kuala Lumpur help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$3.60
CHF3.49
$0.78
RM3.34
-78.4%
Local cheese (8 oz) $8.48
CHF8.20
$4.70
RM20.15
-44.6%
Milk (1 gallon) $7.17
CHF6.93
$6.12
RM26.25
-14.6%
Eggs
1 dozen
$7.95
CHF7.69
$1.53
RM6.58
-80.7%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $5.15
CHF4.98
$1.48
RM6.35
-71.3%
Apples (1 lb) $1.43
CHF1.38
$1.06
RM4.56
-25.6%
Bananas (1 lb) $1.86
CHF1.79
$0.59
RM2.54
-68.1%
Oranges (1 lb) $2.18
CHF2.11
$1.06
RM4.54
-51.4%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $2.26
CHF2.18
$0.52
RM2.23
-76.9%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.98
CHF0.95
$0.40
RM1.72
-59.3%
Onions (1 lb) $1.00
CHF0.97
$0.41
RM1.77
-58.8%
Average -57.2%

Vaduz vs. Kuala Lumpur - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 35.5% less for transportation

  Vaduz help_outline Kuala Lumpur help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $6.28
CHF6.07
$1.77
RM7.61
-71.8%
Monthly public transit pass $55.27
CHF53.45
$24.23
RM103.95
-56.2%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $31,119.10
CHF30,092.79
$38,764.39
RM166,318.67
+24.6%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $10.86
CHF10.50
$6.66
RM28.59
-38.7%
Average -35.5%

Vaduz vs. Kuala Lumpur - Cost of transportation
home

pay 70.0% less for housing

  Vaduz help_outline Kuala Lumpur help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$58.59
CHF56.66
$28.86
RM123.80
-50.8%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,659.44
CHF1,604.71
$448.93
RM1,926.12
-72.9%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,265.16
CHF1,223.44
$277.15
RM1,189.12
-78.1%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$165.73
CHF160.26
$36.41
RM156.24
-78.0%
Average -70.0%

Vaduz vs. Kuala Lumpur - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 47.1% less for childcare

  Vaduz help_outline Kuala Lumpur help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $276.37
CHF267.26
$180.35
RM773.77
-34.7%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $22,109.66
CHF21,380.48
$8,951.93
RM38,408.27
-59.5%
Average -47.1%

Vaduz vs. Kuala Lumpur - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 57.2% less for entertainment and sports

  Vaduz help_outline Kuala Lumpur help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $7.19
CHF6.95
$3.63
RM15.59
-49.4%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $5.53
CHF5.35
$2.79
RM11.95
-49.6%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$9.40
CHF9.09
$4.36
RM18.71
-53.6%
Monthly membership at local gym $82.91
CHF80.18
$39.68
RM170.23
-52.1%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $23.22
CHF22.45
$4.36
RM18.71
-81.2%
Average -57.2%

Vaduz vs. Kuala Lumpur - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 51.2% less for clothing

  Vaduz help_outline Kuala Lumpur help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$107.82
CHF104.26
$50.12
RM215.06
-53.5%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$46.03
CHF44.52
$26.79
RM114.95
-41.8%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$122.66
CHF118.61
$68.76
RM295.02
-43.9%
Men's business shoes (leather) $183.53
CHF177.48
$62.93
RM269.98
-65.7%
Average -51.2%

Vaduz vs. Kuala Lumpur - Cost of clothing
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