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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 53.09% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Ho Chi Minh City are 63.56% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Ho Chi Minh City are 77.02% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Ho Chi Minh City are 76.56% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Ho Chi Minh City are 36.58% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Ho Chi Minh City is 64.67% lower than in London
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 18.77 $
(15.00 £)
2.15 $
(50,000.00 ₫)
     -88.54 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 62.58 $
(50.00 £)
17.21 $
(400,000.00 ₫)
     -72.49 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.51 $
(6.00 £)
3.87 $
(90,000.00 ₫)
     -48.43 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.26 $
(5.00 £)
0.86 $
(20,000.00 ₫)
     -86.25 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.63 $
(4.50 £)
1.72 $
(40,000.00 ₫)
     -69.44 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.43 $
(2.74 £)
1.82 $
(42,342.11 ₫)
     -46.92 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.77 $
(1.42 £)
0.47 $
(10,942.00 ₫)
     -73.46 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.34 $
(1.07 £)
0.29 $
(6,695.05 ₫)
     -78.55 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.59 $
(3.67 £)
5.18 $
(120,386.57 ₫)
     +12.81 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.24 $
(0.99 £)
0.70 $
(16,208.91 ₫)
     -43.97 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.77 $
(0.62 £)
0.36 $
(8,316.60 ₫)
     -53.61 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.54 $
(2.03 £)
1.35 $
(31,382.04 ₫)
     -46.83 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.91 $
(3.12 £)
5.95 $
(138,210.14 ₫)
     +52.21 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.54 $
(2.83 £)
1.23 $
(28,596.64 ₫)
     -65.25 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.26 $
(4.21 £)
4.74 $
(110,196.73 ₫)
     -9.91 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.14 $
(0.91 £)
1.17 $
(27,293.42 ₫)
     +3.38 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.64 $
(0.51 £)
0.38 $
(8,936.37 ₫)
     -40.27 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.21 $
(0.96 £)
0.59 $
(13,749.08 ₫)
     -50.93 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.31 $
(1.05 £)
0.38 $
(8,841.67 ₫)
     -71.01 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.62 $
(0.49 £)
0.46 $
(10,735.87 ₫)
     -25.22 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.58 $
(0.46 £)
0.46 $
(10,652.44 ₫)
     -20.40 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.98 $
(0.78 £)
0.73 $
(16,886.47 ₫)
     -25.64 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.12 $
(0.89 £)
0.52 $
(12,121.12 ₫)
     -53.34 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.01 $
(8.00 £)
10.11 $
(235,000.00 ₫)
     +1.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.22 $
(1.78 £)
0.75 $
(17,453.72 ₫)
     -66.23 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.39 $
(1.91 £)
1.19 $
(27,670.02 ₫)
     -50.15 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 13.77 $
(11.00 £)
1.08 $
(25,000.00 ₫)
     -92.19 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.13 $
(2.50 £)
0.26 $
(6,000.00 ₫)
     -91.75 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 187.74 $
(150.00 £)
6.45 $
(150,000.00 ₫)
     -96.56 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.26 $
(5.00 £)
0.52 $
(12,000.00 ₫)
     -91.75 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 6.04 $
(4.83 £)
0.97 $
(22,530.82 ₫)
     -83.95 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 62.58 $
(50.00 £)
1.29 $
(30,000.00 ₫)
     -97.94 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.13 $
(4.90 £)
3.29 $
(76,563.17 ₫)
     -46.28 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,031.95 $
(20,000.00 £)
43,032.92 $
(999,999,500.00 ₫)
     +71.91 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,340.88 $
(21,844.79 £)
34,673.07 $
(805,733,190.48 ₫)
     +26.82 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 210.46 $
(168.16 £)
51.71 $
(1,201,530.04 ₫)
     -75.43 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $
(0.12 £)
0.08 $
(1,924.50 ₫)
     -45.64 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 39.78 $
(31.79 £)
11.56 $
(268,543.28 ₫)
     -70.95 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 51.89 $
(41.46 £)
23.58 $
(547,918.06 ₫)
     -54.56 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 14.53 $
(11.61 £)
7.89 $
(183,252.95 ₫)
     -45.74 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 16.27 $
(13.00 £)
3.66 $
(85,000.00 ₫)
     -77.52 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,604.30 $
(1,281.80 £)
128.78 $
(2,992,480.93 ₫)
     -91.97 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 21,590.05 $
(17,250.00 £)
7,433.22 $
(172,733,271.89 ₫)
     -65.57 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 83.86 $
(67.00 £)
46.19 $
(1,073,324.76 ₫)
     -44.92 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 39.46 $
(31.53 £)
31.98 $
(743,208.16 ₫)
     -18.95 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 85.84 $
(68.59 £)
90.49 $
(2,102,867.96 ₫)
     +5.42 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 97.59 $
(77.97 £)
73.59 $
(1,710,027.79 ₫)
     -24.60 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,130.82 $
(1,702.48 £)
444.39 $
(10,326,841.11 ₫)
     -79.14 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,512.83 $
(1,208.72 £)
282.98 $
(6,575,990.58 ₫)
     -81.29 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,062.63 $
(3,245.96 £)
1,019.33 $
(23,687,196.25 ₫)
     -74.91 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,507.25 $
(2,003.24 £)
599.87 $
(13,939,681.02 ₫)
     -76.07 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,500.37 $
(1,198.76 £)
232.13 $
(5,394,240.01 ₫)
     -84.53 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 850.13 $
(679.24 £)
112.44 $
(2,612,919.76 ₫)
     -86.77 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,900.69 $
(2,317.59 £)
373.50 $
(8,679,383.73 ₫)
     -87.12 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.20 9.34      +192.07 %
Last update: July 2019July 2019
Contributors:714237
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: USD