Kuala Lumpur Malaysia vs Tokyo Japan cost of living comparison

Cost of living in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia

Supermarket prices in Kuala Lumpur
Milk (1L / 0.26Gallon) 1.49 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 3.35 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.16 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.91 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 10.58 (USD)
Chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.6 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 8.56 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.42 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.18 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.29 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.88 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.91 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.13 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 0.99 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 0.55 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 16.69 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.5 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 3.64 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 4.11 (USD)

Restaurant prices in Kuala Lumpur
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 3.58 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 2.8 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 16.52 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 0.33 (USD)
Cup of coffee 2.74 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 0.63 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 2.29 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 4.63 (USD)

Shopping prices in Kuala Lumpur
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 64.14 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 68.2 (USD)
High quality jeans 53.52 (USD)
womens summer dress 31.94 (USD)

Transportation in Kuala Lumpur
Taxi minimum charge 0.9 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 0.66 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 5.5 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 0.66 (USD)
One month pass 22.23 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 0.51 (USD)
Compact car (Honda Civic) 36354 (USD)
Family car (Toyota corolla) 29409 (USD)

Rent prices in Kuala Lumpur
1 bedroom flat in city center 526 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 875 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 290 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 506 (USD)
Square meter in city center 3043 (USD)
Square meter outside city center 1415 (USD)

Home and utilities in Kuala Lumpur
Family monthly ( Electricity, Water) 54 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet 28 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.07 (USD)

School and Kindergarten in Kuala Lumpur
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 180 (USD)
Average primary school yearly fees 8129 (USD)

Gym and activities in Kuala Lumpur
Gym monthly membership cost 36.99 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 7.68 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 4.33 (USD)

Salaries and interest in Kuala Lumpur
Average monthly net salary 913 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 4.5 %

Cost of living in Tokyo Japan

Supermarket prices in Tokyo
Milk (1L / 0.26Gallon) 1.72 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 5.58 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.37 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 5.76 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 13.64 (USD)
Chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 7.54 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 22.25 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.17 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 6.02 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 6.94 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.71 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 6.14 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 1.8 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 1.14 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 13.1 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.91 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 3.86 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 4.82 (USD)

Restaurant prices in Tokyo
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 6.23 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 7.72 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 45.87 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 0.95 (USD)
Cup of coffee 3.42 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 1.22 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 2.94 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 5.68 (USD)

Shopping prices in Tokyo
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 75.62 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 124.58 (USD)
High quality jeans 65.56 (USD)
womens summer dress 46 (USD)

Transportation in Tokyo
Taxi minimum charge 4.29 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 4.25 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 33.08 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 1.87 (USD)
One month pass 94.52 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 1.3 (USD)
Compact car (Honda Civic) 24234 (USD)
Family car (Toyota corolla) 21251 (USD)

Rent prices in Tokyo
1 bedroom flat in city center 1220 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 2760 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 719 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 1452 (USD)
Square meter in city center 10904 (USD)
Square meter outside city center 6872 (USD)

Home and utilities in Tokyo
Family monthly ( Electricity, Water) 214 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet 45 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.42 (USD)

School and Kindergarten in Tokyo
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 759 (USD)
Average primary school yearly fees 20398 (USD)

Gym and activities in Tokyo
Gym monthly membership cost 91.96 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 31.18 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 17.02 (USD)

Salaries and interest in Tokyo
Average monthly net salary 2994 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 1.44 %