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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Ho Chi Minh City 

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Consumer Prices in Ho Chi Minh City are 51.36% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Ho Chi Minh City are 61.88% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Ho Chi Minh City are 75.40% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Ho Chi Minh City are 76.71% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Ho Chi Minh City are 32.81% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Ho Chi Minh City is 65.28% lower than in London
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(422,525.41 ₫)
1.78 £
(50,000.00 ₫)
     -88.17 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 55.00 £
(1,549,259.83 ₫)
14.20 £
(400,000.00 ₫)
     -74.18 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(169,010.16 ₫)
3.20 £
(90,000.00 ₫)
     -46.75 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £
(140,841.80 ₫)
0.71 £
(20,000.00 ₫)
     -85.80 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.50 £
(126,757.62 ₫)
1.24 £
(35,000.00 ₫)
     -72.39 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.76 £
(77,844.44 ₫)
1.51 £
(42,634.15 ₫)
     -45.23 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.48 £
(41,640.49 ₫)
0.39 £
(10,853.73 ₫)
     -73.93 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.13 £
(31,833.68 ₫)
0.24 £
(6,664.16 ₫)
     -79.07 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.63 £
(102,251.47 ₫)
4.25 £
(119,832.91 ₫)
     +17.19 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.00 £
(28,277.89 ₫)
0.56 £
(15,794.66 ₫)
     -44.14 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.60 £
(16,805.08 ₫)
0.29 £
(8,228.28 ₫)
     -51.04 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.00 £
(56,310.15 ₫)
1.11 £
(31,404.93 ₫)
     -44.23 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.97 £
(83,617.55 ₫)
4.91 £
(138,210.14 ₫)
     +65.29 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.70 £
(76,172.03 ₫)
1.01 £
(28,544.75 ₫)
     -62.53 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.92 £
(110,288.90 ₫)
3.87 £
(108,964.29 ₫)
     -1.20 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.87 £
(24,585.84 ₫)
0.97 £
(27,293.42 ₫)
     +11.01 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.51 £
(14,253.42 ₫)
0.31 £
(8,778.60 ₫)
     -38.41 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.95 £
(26,850.56 ₫)
0.49 £
(13,749.08 ₫)
     -48.79 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.06 £
(29,928.71 ₫)
0.31 £
(8,841.67 ₫)
     -70.46 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.49 £
(13,725.41 ₫)
0.38 £
(10,735.87 ₫)
     -21.78 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.46 £
(12,878.12 ₫)
0.38 £
(10,776.82 ₫)
     -16.32 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.74 £
(20,854.65 ₫)
0.62 £
(17,337.22 ₫)
     -16.87 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.86 £
(24,365.63 ₫)
0.42 £
(11,836.28 ₫)
     -51.42 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(225,346.88 ₫)
8.88 £
(250,000.00 ₫)
     +10.94 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.76 £
(49,439.37 ₫)
0.63 £
(17,690.89 ₫)
     -64.22 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.87 £
(52,653.17 ₫)
0.98 £
(27,587.43 ₫)
     -47.61 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.00 £
(309,851.97 ₫)
0.89 £
(25,000.00 ₫)
     -91.93 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(70,420.90 ₫)
0.21 £
(6,000.00 ₫)
     -91.48 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 150.00 £
(4,225,254.08 ₫)
5.33 £
(150,000.00 ₫)
     -96.45 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 £
(140,841.80 ₫)
0.43 £
(12,000.00 ₫)
     -91.48 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 £
(135,997.79 ₫)
0.80 £
(22,530.82 ₫)
     -83.43 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 47.50 £
(1,337,997.12 ₫)
1.07 £
(30,000.00 ₫)
     -97.76 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.90 £
(137,953.26 ₫)
2.74 £
(77,105.78 ₫)
     -44.11 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 £
(563,367,210.38 ₫)
35,500.81 £
(999,999,500.00 ₫)
     +77.50 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,542.71 £
(606,822,774.89 ₫)
28,348.11 £
(798,519,850.00 ₫)
     +31.59 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 168.19 £
(4,737,772.09 ₫)
42.58 £
(1,199,284.83 ₫)
     -74.69 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12 £
(3,389.29 ₫)
0.07 £
(1,893.77 ₫)
     -44.12 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.70 £
(893,049.13 ₫)
9.37 £
(263,886.12 ₫)
     -70.45 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 40.45 £
(1,139,481.35 ₫)
19.79 £
(557,421.39 ₫)
     -51.08 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.27 £
(317,465.04 ₫)
6.38 £
(179,633.26 ₫)
     -43.42 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.50 £
(352,104.51 ₫)
3.02 £
(85,000.00 ₫)
     -75.86 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,308.82 £
(36,867,319.31 ₫)
105.51 £
(2,971,952.36 ₫)
     -91.94 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 17,564.21 £
(494,755,120.24 ₫)
6,167.39 £
(173,725,288.32 ₫)
     -64.89 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 66.88 £
(1,884,039.17 ₫)
39.75 £
(1,119,674.79 ₫)
     -40.57 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.76 £
(894,716.08 ₫)
26.25 £
(739,303.79 ₫)
     -17.37 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 68.97 £
(1,942,745.69 ₫)
72.97 £
(2,055,382.53 ₫)
     +5.80 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 76.56 £
(2,156,484.11 ₫)
58.43 £
(1,645,746.04 ₫)
     -23.68 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,699.95 £
(47,884,804.46 ₫)
370.90 £
(10,447,706.55 ₫)
     -78.18 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,211.52 £
(34,126,477.84 ₫)
242.37 £
(6,827,254.78 ₫)
     -79.99 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,218.58 £
(90,662,152.25 ₫)
861.08 £
(24,255,171.85 ₫)
     -73.25 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,001.31 £
(56,373,713.22 ₫)
526.25 £
(14,823,502.23 ₫)
     -73.70 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,196.05 £
(33,690,724.84 ₫)
198.37 £
(5,587,786.39 ₫)
     -83.41 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 678.66 £
(19,116,823.89 ₫)
94.52 £
(2,662,404.10 ₫)
     -86.07 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,327.97 £
(65,575,178.27 ₫)
308.10 £
(8,678,679.66 ₫)
     -86.77 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.22 9.33      +190.05 %
Last update: August 2019August 2019
Contributors:733243
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: GBP