Cost Of Living In Malaysia Statistics. The surveys were conducted by numbeo.com from may, 2011 to february, 2014 ( sample survey for the united states). In general, the cost of living is 42.72% lower than living in the u.s.
Housing costs for expats in malaysia though kuala lumpur is the most expensive city in the country, housing is extremely affordable compared to north america. Nearly all b40 income group (83.6%) agreed with the rising cost of living that has taken place. Rent prices in singapore are 568.74% higher than in malaysia.