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Cost of Living Comparison Between Ho Chi Minh City and London 

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Consumer Prices in London are 105.95% higher than in Ho Chi Minh City
Consumer Prices Including Rent in London are 163.93% higher than in Ho Chi Minh City
Rent Prices in London are 311.06% higher than in Ho Chi Minh City
Restaurant Prices in London are 320.03% higher than in Ho Chi Minh City
Groceries Prices in London are 50.00% higher than in Ho Chi Minh City
Local Purchasing Power in London is 188.33% higher than in Ho Chi Minh City
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 50,000.00 ₫
(1.76 £)
425,618.66 ₫
(15.00 £)
     +751.24 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 400,000.00 ₫
(14.10 £)
1,418,728.86 ₫
(50.00 £)
     +254.68 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 90,000.00 ₫
(3.17 £)
170,247.46 ₫
(6.00 £)
     +89.16 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 20,000.00 ₫
(0.70 £)
141,872.89 ₫
(5.00 £)
     +609.36 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 35,000.00 ₫
(1.23 £)
127,685.60 ₫
(4.50 £)
     +264.82 %
Cappuccino (regular) 42,634.15 ₫
(1.50 £)
78,395.74 ₫
(2.76 £)
     +83.88 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 10,853.73 ₫
(0.38 £)
41,945.33 ₫
(1.48 £)
     +286.46 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 6,664.16 ₫
(0.23 £)
32,046.38 ₫
(1.13 £)
     +380.88 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 119,832.91 ₫
(4.22 £)
102,872.36 ₫
(3.63 £)
     -14.15 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 15,794.66 ₫
(0.56 £)
28,380.63 ₫
(1.00 £)
     +79.69 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 8,228.28 ₫
(0.29 £)
16,928.10 ₫
(0.60 £)
     +105.73 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 31,404.93 ₫
(1.11 £)
56,722.39 ₫
(2.00 £)
     +80.62 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 138,210.14 ₫
(4.87 £)
84,229.70 ₫
(2.97 £)
     -39.06 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 28,544.74 ₫
(1.01 £)
76,729.67 ₫
(2.70 £)
     +168.80 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 108,964.29 ₫
(3.84 £)
111,096.31 ₫
(3.92 £)
     +1.96 %
Apples (1 lb) 27,293.42 ₫
(0.96 £)
24,468.26 ₫
(0.86 £)
     -10.35 %
Banana (1 lb) 8,778.60 ₫
(0.31 £)
14,212.72 ₫
(0.50 £)
     +61.90 %
Oranges (1 lb) 13,749.08 ₫
(0.48 £)
27,047.13 ₫
(0.95 £)
     +96.72 %
Tomato (1 lb) 8,841.67 ₫
(0.31 £)
30,147.81 ₫
(1.06 £)
     +240.97 %
Potato (1 lb) 10,735.87 ₫
(0.38 £)
13,825.89 ₫
(0.49 £)
     +28.78 %
Onion (1 lb) 10,776.82 ₫
(0.38 £)
12,972.40 ₫
(0.46 £)
     +20.37 %
Lettuce (1 head) 17,337.22 ₫
(0.61 £)
21,007.32 ₫
(0.74 £)
     +21.17 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 11,836.28 ₫
(0.42 £)
24,564.28 ₫
(0.87 £)
     +107.53 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 250,000.00 ₫
(8.81 £)
226,996.62 ₫
(8.00 £)
     -9.20 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 17,690.89 ₫
(0.62 £)
49,801.31 ₫
(1.76 £)
     +181.51 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 27,587.43 ₫
(0.97 £)
53,038.63 ₫
(1.87 £)
     +92.26 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 25,000.00 ₫
(0.88 £)
312,120.35 ₫
(11.00 £)
     +1,148.48 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 6,000.00 ₫
(0.21 £)
70,936.44 ₫
(2.50 £)
     +1,082.27 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 150,000.00 ₫
(5.29 £)
4,256,186.57 ₫
(150.00 £)
     +2,737.46 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 12,000.00 ₫
(0.42 £)
141,872.89 ₫
(5.00 £)
     +1,082.27 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 22,530.82 ₫
(0.79 £)
136,993.41 ₫
(4.83 £)
     +508.03 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30,000.00 ₫
(1.06 £)
1,347,792.42 ₫
(47.50 £)
     +4,392.64 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 77,105.78 ₫
(2.72 £)
138,963.19 ₫
(4.90 £)
     +80.22 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 999,999,500.00 ₫
(35,242.80 £)
567,491,543.21 ₫
(20,000.00 £)
     -43.25 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 798,519,850.00 ₫
(28,142.09 £)
611,265,239.85 ₫
(21,542.71 £)
     -23.45 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,199,284.83 ₫
(42.27 £)
4,749,268.74 ₫
(167.38 £)
     +296.01 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1,893.77 ₫
(0.07 £)
3,414.10 ₫
(0.12 £)
     +80.28 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 263,886.12 ₫
(9.30 £)
900,245.08 ₫
(31.73 £)
     +241.15 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 557,453.42 ₫
(19.65 £)
1,150,212.77 ₫
(40.54 £)
     +106.33 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 179,633.26 ₫
(6.33 £)
324,067.54 ₫
(11.42 £)
     +80.41 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 85,000.00 ₫
(3.00 £)
354,682.21 ₫
(12.50 £)
     +317.27 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,971,952.36 ₫
(104.74 £)
37,137,219.81 ₫
(1,308.82 £)
     +1,149.59 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 173,737,988.01 ₫
(6,123.02 £)
498,377,153.51 ₫
(17,564.21 £)
     +186.86 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,119,674.79 ₫
(39.46 £)
1,893,504.82 ₫
(66.73 £)
     +69.11 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 739,325.28 ₫
(26.06 £)
898,773.94 ₫
(31.68 £)
     +21.57 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 2,055,452.38 ₫
(72.44 £)
1,961,858.39 ₫
(69.14 £)
     -4.55 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,645,801.18 ₫
(58.00 £)
2,172,271.43 ₫
(76.56 £)
     +31.99 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 10,449,341.91 ₫
(368.26 £)
48,340,470.99 ₫
(1,703.65 £)
     +362.62 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 6,827,674.72 ₫
(240.63 £)
34,406,201.56 ₫
(1,212.57 £)
     +403.92 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 24,256,385.01 ₫
(854.86 £)
91,735,007.96 ₫
(3,233.00 £)
     +278.19 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 14,824,469.36 ₫
(522.46 £)
56,786,417.32 ₫
(2,001.31 £)
     +283.06 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 5,587,786.39 ₫
(196.93 £)
33,737,828.31 ₫
(1,189.02 £)
     +503.78 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,662,404.10 ₫
(93.83 £)
19,256,775.49 ₫
(678.66 £)
     +623.29 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 8,679,420.74 ₫
(305.89 £)
66,049,701.67 ₫
(2,327.78 £)
     +660.99 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 9.33 3.22      -65.46 %
Last update: August 2019August 2019
Contributors:243738
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: VND