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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 52.39% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Ho Chi Minh City are 62.76% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Ho Chi Minh City are 76.10% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Ho Chi Minh City are 76.23% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Ho Chi Minh City are 34.47% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Ho Chi Minh City is 65.21% lower than in London
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 18.91 $
(15.00 £)
2.15 $
(50,000.00 ₫)
     -88.61 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 69.34 $
(55.00 £)
19.39 $
(450,000.00 ₫)
     -72.04 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.56 $
(6.00 £)
3.88 $
(90,000.00 ₫)
     -48.74 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.30 $
(5.00 £)
0.86 $
(20,000.00 ₫)
     -86.33 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.67 $
(4.50 £)
1.72 $
(40,000.00 ₫)
     -69.63 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.52 $
(2.79 £)
1.91 $
(44,435.90 ₫)
     -45.60 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.86 $
(1.48 £)
0.48 $
(11,132.66 ₫)
     -74.25 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.38 $
(1.10 £)
0.30 $
(6,861.07 ₫)
     -78.65 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.58 $
(3.63 £)
5.13 $
(119,104.95 ₫)
     +12.08 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.27 $
(1.01 £)
0.68 $
(15,794.66 ₫)
     -46.51 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.72 $
(0.57 £)
0.36 $
(8,265.61 ₫)
     -50.32 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.55 $
(2.02 £)
1.37 $
(31,812.33 ₫)
     -46.24 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.85 $
(3.05 £)
5.95 $
(138,210.14 ₫)
     +54.61 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.38 $
(2.68 £)
1.19 $
(27,716.11 ₫)
     -64.69 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.69 $
(3.72 £)
4.75 $
(110,330.17 ₫)
     +1.35 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.06 $
(0.84 £)
1.19 $
(27,691.24 ₫)
     +12.82 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.62 $
(0.49 £)
0.38 $
(8,778.60 ₫)
     -39.11 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.16 $
(0.92 £)
0.60 $
(13,952.44 ₫)
     -48.39 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.35 $
(1.07 £)
0.38 $
(8,841.67 ₫)
     -71.72 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.64 $
(0.51 £)
0.46 $
(10,735.87 ₫)
     -28.06 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.59 $
(0.47 £)
0.46 $
(10,776.82 ₫)
     -20.99 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.95 $
(0.75 £)
0.75 $
(17,337.22 ₫)
     -21.34 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.08 $
(0.86 £)
0.52 $
(11,954.46 ₫)
     -52.27 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.09 $
(8.00 £)
10.77 $
(250,000.00 ₫)
     +6.79 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.17 $
(1.72 £)
0.76 $
(17,750.70 ₫)
     -64.83 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.36 $
(1.87 £)
1.21 $
(28,105.76 ₫)
     -48.68 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 13.87 $
(11.00 £)
1.08 $
(25,000.00 ₫)
     -92.23 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.15 $
(2.50 £)
0.26 $
(6,000.00 ₫)
     -91.80 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 189.12 $
(150.00 £)
6.46 $
(150,000.00 ₫)
     -96.58 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.30 $
(5.00 £)
0.52 $
(12,000.00 ₫)
     -91.80 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 6.20 $
(4.91 £)
0.97 $
(22,530.82 ₫)
     -84.33 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 63.04 $
(50.00 £)
1.29 $
(30,000.00 ₫)
     -97.95 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.16 $
(4.88 £)
3.33 $
(77,217.55 ₫)
     -45.98 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,216.07 $
(20,000.00 £)
43,083.91 $
(999,999,500.00 ₫)
     +70.86 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,059.31 $
(21,461.96 £)
34,403.38 $
(798,519,850.00 ₫)
     +27.14 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 209.80 $
(166.40 £)
54.28 $
(1,259,795.04 ₫)
     -74.13 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $
(0.12 £)
0.08 $
(1,823.81 ₫)
     -48.89 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 39.35 $
(31.21 £)
11.14 $
(258,611.87 ₫)
     -71.69 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 48.47 $
(38.44 £)
25.00 $
(580,271.48 ₫)
     -48.42 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 14.81 $
(11.74 £)
7.74 $
(179,633.26 ₫)
     -47.73 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.13 $
(12.00 £)
3.77 $
(87,500.00 ₫)
     -75.08 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,676.53 $
(1,329.73 £)
127.27 $
(2,954,013.81 ₫)
     -92.41 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 22,738.21 $
(18,034.70 £)
7,260.79 $
(168,526,720.07 ₫)
     -68.07 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 85.65 $
(67.93 £)
48.28 $
(1,120,693.18 ₫)
     -43.63 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 40.79 $
(32.35 £)
32.34 $
(750,516.17 ₫)
     -20.73 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 86.89 $
(68.92 £)
89.60 $
(2,079,602.85 ₫)
     +3.11 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 97.57 $
(77.39 £)
74.17 $
(1,721,505.29 ₫)
     -23.99 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,123.39 $
(1,684.16 £)
450.34 $
(10,452,682.35 ₫)
     -78.79 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,497.50 $
(1,187.74 £)
297.22 $
(6,898,594.36 ₫)
     -80.15 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,031.83 $
(3,197.83 £)
1,063.23 $
(24,678,108.61 ₫)
     -73.63 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,537.12 $
(2,012.31 £)
625.88 $
(14,527,072.92 ₫)
     -75.33 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,541.71 $
(1,222.80 £)
242.51 $
(5,628,772.18 ₫)
     -84.27 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 858.16 $
(680.65 £)
114.18 $
(2,650,286.41 ₫)
     -86.69 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,895.46 $
(2,296.52 £)
375.10 $
(8,706,211.78 ₫)
     -87.05 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.16 9.33      +194.82 %
Last update: October 2019October 2019
Contributors:718236
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: USD