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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 54.17% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Ho Chi Minh City are 65.04% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Ho Chi Minh City are 78.73% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Ho Chi Minh City are 77.25% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Ho Chi Minh City are 37.47% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Ho Chi Minh City is 58.53% lower than in London
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 19.50 $
(15.00 £)
2.15 $
(50,000.00 ₫)
     -88.97 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 $
(50.00 £)
17.21 $
(400,000.00 ₫)
     -73.52 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.80 $
(6.00 £)
3.87 $
(90,000.00 ₫)
     -50.35 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.50 $
(5.00 £)
0.86 $
(20,000.00 ₫)
     -86.76 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.85 $
(4.50 £)
1.72 $
(40,000.00 ₫)
     -70.58 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.57 $
(2.74 £)
1.86 $
(43,171.14 ₫)
     -47.91 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.67 $
(1.28 £)
0.48 $
(11,257.66 ₫)
     -70.94 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.30 $
(1.00 £)
0.29 $
(6,777.73 ₫)
     -77.51 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.66 $
(3.58 £)
5.27 $
(122,404.68 ₫)
     +13.07 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.26 $
(0.97 £)
0.69 $
(16,061.62 ₫)
     -44.95 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.79 $
(0.61 £)
0.36 $
(8,283.06 ₫)
     -55.12 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.67 $
(2.05 £)
1.33 $
(30,923.44 ₫)
     -50.17 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.93 $
(3.02 £)
6.37 $
(148,082.04 ₫)
     +62.16 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.67 $
(2.83 £)
1.21 $
(28,123.28 ₫)
     -67.06 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.65 $
(4.35 £)
4.76 $
(110,692.26 ₫)
     -15.71 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.13 $
(0.87 £)
1.21 $
(28,184.27 ₫)
     +7.02 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.64 $
(0.49 £)
0.38 $
(8,778.60 ₫)
     -40.95 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.21 $
(0.93 £)
0.58 $
(13,518.57 ₫)
     -52.10 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.41 $
(1.08 £)
0.39 $
(9,035.74 ₫)
     -72.35 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.66 $
(0.51 £)
0.46 $
(10,678.35 ₫)
     -30.40 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.59 $
(0.45 £)
0.45 $
(10,566.04 ₫)
     -22.54 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.04 $
(0.80 £)
0.71 $
(16,415.88 ₫)
     -31.98 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.14 $
(0.88 £)
0.52 $
(12,126.39 ₫)
     -54.37 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.40 $
(8.00 £)
10.76 $
(250,000.00 ₫)
     +3.44 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.29 $
(1.76 £)
0.72 $
(16,843.13 ₫)
     -68.33 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.59 $
(1.99 £)
1.18 $
(27,465.22 ₫)
     -54.39 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 14.30 $
(11.00 £)
1.05 $
(24,500.00 ₫)
     -92.63 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.25 $
(2.50 £)
0.26 $
(6,000.00 ₫)
     -92.06 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 195.01 $
(150.00 £)
6.40 $
(148,750.00 ₫)
     -96.72 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.50 $
(5.00 £)
0.52 $
(12,000.00 ₫)
     -92.06 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 6.28 $
(4.83 £)
0.97 $
(22,530.82 ₫)
     -84.55 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 52.00 $
(40.00 £)
1.29 $
(30,000.00 ₫)
     -97.52 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.37 $
(4.90 £)
3.29 $
(76,376.38 ₫)
     -48.39 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,001.92 $
(20,000.00 £)
42,217.94 $
(981,073,333.50 ₫)
     +62.36 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,305.58 $
(21,002.74 £)
35,093.77 $
(815,519,850.00 ₫)
     +28.52 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 208.21 $
(160.15 £)
53.39 $
(1,240,696.40 ₫)
     -74.36 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.14 $
(0.11 £)
0.08 $
(1,805.35 ₫)
     -43.41 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 41.53 $
(31.94 £)
11.79 $
(273,990.09 ₫)
     -71.61 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 55.61 $
(42.77 £)
22.41 $
(520,849.08 ₫)
     -59.70 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 14.41 $
(11.08 £)
7.85 $
(182,455.48 ₫)
     -45.51 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 16.25 $
(12.50 £)
3.44 $
(80,000.00 ₫)
     -78.82 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,715.44 $
(1,319.47 £)
117.40 $
(2,728,207.35 ₫)
     -93.16 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 22,366.55 $
(17,203.77 £)
6,879.87 $
(159,876,517.71 ₫)
     -69.24 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 86.08 $
(66.21 £)
45.31 $
(1,053,008.12 ₫)
     -47.36 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 40.30 $
(31.00 £)
29.95 $
(695,973.56 ₫)
     -25.69 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 88.96 $
(68.42 £)
89.68 $
(2,083,961.68 ₫)
     +0.81 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 104.51 $
(80.38 £)
74.79 $
(1,737,879.09 ₫)
     -28.44 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,266.47 $
(1,743.31 £)
443.31 $
(10,301,833.49 ₫)
     -80.44 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,598.40 $
(1,229.45 £)
289.33 $
(6,723,649.95 ₫)
     -81.90 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,301.15 $
(3,308.33 £)
968.12 $
(22,497,366.48 ₫)
     -77.49 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,563.42 $
(1,971.71 £)
577.53 $
(13,420,781.41 ₫)
     -77.47 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,604.86 $
(1,234.42 £)
228.35 $
(5,306,389.08 ₫)
     -85.77 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 905.34 $
(696.36 £)
104.17 $
(2,420,727.27 ₫)
     -88.49 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,491.27 $
(1,916.22 £)
361.24 $
(8,394,688.42 ₫)
     -85.50 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.18 9.32      +193.03 %
Last update: April 2019April 2019
Contributors:760241
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD