Cost of Living Comparison Between Montreal and Hanoi 

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Consumer Prices in Hanoi are 51.7% lower than in Montreal (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Hanoi are 56.0% lower than in Montreal
Rent Prices in Hanoi are 66.0% lower than in Montreal
Restaurant Prices in Hanoi are 75.6% lower than in Montreal
Groceries Prices in Hanoi are 49.4% lower than in Montreal
Local Purchasing Power in Hanoi is 59.3% lower than in Montreal
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Restaurants
Montreal Edit Hanoi Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 C$
(455,869.58 ₫)
2.74 C$
(50,000.00 ₫)
     -89.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 120.00 C$
(2,188,173.97 ₫)
32.90 C$
(600,000.00 ₫)
     -72.6 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 15.00 C$
(273,521.75 ₫)
7.43 C$
(135,500.00 ₫)
     -50.5 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 C$
(145,878.26 ₫)
1.37 C$
(25,000.00 ₫)
     -82.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 C$
(145,878.26 ₫)
2.47 C$
(45,000.00 ₫)
     -69.2 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.21 C$
(94,984.36 ₫)
2.61 C$
(47,600.00 ₫)
     -49.9 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.84 C$
(51,709.13 ₫)
0.64 C$
(11,636.36 ₫)
     -77.5 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.08 C$
(37,989.67 ₫)
0.39 C$
(7,060.00 ₫)
     -81.4 %
Markets
Montreal Edit Hanoi Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 10.76 C$
(196,270.42 ₫)
7.19 C$
(131,112.93 ₫)
     -33.2 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.93 C$
(71,682.43 ₫)
1.34 C$
(24,393.17 ₫)
     -66.0 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.05 C$
(37,458.37 ₫)
0.60 C$
(10,886.23 ₫)
     -70.9 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.54 C$
(82,706.43 ₫)
2.37 C$
(43,254.55 ₫)
     -47.7 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.69 C$
(140,207.62 ₫)
6.05 C$
(110,397.54 ₫)
     -21.3 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 7.59 C$
(138,468.67 ₫)
2.35 C$
(42,852.59 ₫)
     -69.1 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.88 C$
(161,981.41 ₫)
6.39 C$
(116,573.38 ₫)
     -28.0 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.17 C$
(39,622.11 ₫)
2.25 C$
(40,965.11 ₫)
     +3.4 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.92 C$
(16,791.06 ₫)
0.63 C$
(11,491.02 ₫)
     -31.6 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.40 C$
(43,798.11 ₫)
1.05 C$
(19,148.10 ₫)
     -56.3 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.76 C$
(50,363.68 ₫)
0.68 C$
(12,458.69 ₫)
     -75.3 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.27 C$
(23,237.57 ₫)
0.63 C$
(11,469.42 ₫)
     -50.6 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.50 C$
(27,300.34 ₫)
0.78 C$
(14,305.62 ₫)
     -47.6 %
Lettuce (1 head) 3.40 C$
(62,069.90 ₫)
1.11 C$
(20,214.29 ₫)
     -67.4 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.30 C$
(42,006.31 ₫)
0.78 C$
(14,200.00 ₫)
     -66.2 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 20.00 C$
(364,695.66 ₫)
16.45 C$
(300,000.00 ₫)
     -17.7 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.54 C$
(82,773.51 ₫)
1.15 C$
(21,018.18 ₫)
     -74.6 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.48 C$
(81,679.67 ₫)
2.10 C$
(38,250.00 ₫)
     -53.2 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 15.00 C$
(273,521.75 ₫)
1.92 C$
(35,000.00 ₫)
     -87.2 %
Transportation
Montreal Edit Hanoi Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.75 C$
(68,380.44 ₫)
0.41 C$
(7,500.00 ₫)
     -89.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 97.00 C$
(1,768,773.96 ₫)
10.97 C$
(200,000.00 ₫)
     -88.7 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.55 C$
(82,968.26 ₫)
0.99 C$
(18,000.00 ₫)
     -78.3 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 C$
(58,692.10 ₫)
1.30 C$
(23,737.83 ₫)
     -59.6 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 53.10 C$
(968,266.98 ₫)
3.56 C$
(65,000.00 ₫)
     -93.3 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.48 C$
(118,197.07 ₫)
4.84 C$
(88,262.72 ₫)
     -25.3 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,978.00 C$
(619,581,460.52 ₫)
54,840.25 C$
(1,000,000,000.00 ₫)
     +61.4 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,587.04 C$
(503,043,661.88 ₫)
43,201.93 C$
(787,777,777.78 ₫)
     +56.6 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Montreal Edit Hanoi Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 106.56 C$
(1,943,022.28 ₫)
114.20 C$
(2,082,469.88 ₫)
     +7.2 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 52.49 C$
(957,220.34 ₫)
7.10 C$
(129,500.00 ₫)
     -86.5 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 61.10 C$
(1,114,157.40 ₫)
11.94 C$
(217,777.78 ₫)
     -80.5 %
Sports And Leisure
Montreal Edit Hanoi Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 45.39 C$
(827,678.40 ₫)
34.86 C$
(635,714.29 ₫)
     -23.2 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.50 C$
(410,282.62 ₫)
15.90 C$
(290,000.00 ₫)
     -29.3 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 C$
(273,521.75 ₫)
6.03 C$
(110,000.00 ₫)
     -59.8 %
Childcare
Montreal Edit Hanoi Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 930.71 C$
(16,971,373.14 ₫)
335.90 C$
(6,125,000.00 ₫)
     -63.9 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 9,369.23 C$
(170,845,890.99 ₫)
17,703.39 C$
(322,817,415.74 ₫)
     +89.0 %
Clothing And Shoes
Montreal Edit Hanoi Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 87.76 C$
(1,600,368.73 ₫)
44.50 C$
(811,461.54 ₫)
     -49.3 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 64.67 C$
(1,179,175.04 ₫)
38.39 C$
(699,989.60 ₫)
     -40.6 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 120.83 C$
(2,203,369.63 ₫)
116.20 C$
(2,118,907.39 ₫)
     -3.8 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 144.40 C$
(2,633,189.51 ₫)
131.11 C$
(2,390,833.33 ₫)
     -9.2 %
Rent Per Month
Montreal Edit Hanoi Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,675.87 C$
(30,559,041.81 ₫)
474.01 C$
(8,643,496.85 ₫)
     -71.7 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,316.70 C$
(24,009,738.92 ₫)
283.88 C$
(5,176,470.59 ₫)
     -78.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,981.58 C$
(54,368,445.43 ₫)
1,206.49 C$
(22,000,000.00 ₫)
     -59.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,134.14 C$
(38,915,632.13 ₫)
795.61 C$
(14,507,692.31 ₫)
     -62.7 %
Buy Apartment Price
Montreal Edit Hanoi Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 951.88 C$
(17,357,235.73 ₫)
324.99 C$
(5,926,186.70 ₫)
     -65.9 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 543.74 C$
(9,914,921.21 ₫)
173.07 C$
(3,155,944.65 ₫)
     -68.2 %
Salaries And Financing
Montreal Edit Hanoi Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,721.21 C$
(67,855,448.57 ₫)
666.51 C$
(12,153,586.91 ₫)
     -82.1 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.36 11.30      +77.6 %
Last update: April 2024April 2024
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