Cost of living in San Jose, California (United States) is 157% more expensive than in Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia)

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These prices were last updated on February 04, 2023. Exchange rate: 4.258 MYR / USD
For example, you would need at least RM20,542 ($4,824) in San Jose, California to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with RM8,000 in Kota Kinabalu.

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