NUMBEO

Cost of Living in Vietnam

Cost of living in Vietnam is 46.87% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account). Rent in Vietnam is 63.13% lower than in United States (average data for all cities).
Restaurants [ Edit ] Avg. Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 40,000.00 ₫ 30,000.00-60,000.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 375,000.00 ₫ 200,000.00-500,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 100,000.00 ₫ 80,000.00-120,000.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 18,000.00 ₫ 13,000.00-25,000.00
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 30,000.00 ₫ 20,000.00-50,000.00
Cappuccino (regular) 36,921.01 ₫ 25,000.00-55,000.00
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 10,468.28 ₫ 8,000.00-20,000.00
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 6,254.61 ₫ 4,000.00-10,000.00
Markets [ Edit ] Avg.
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 116,198.86 ₫ 94,635.31-143,845.68
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 13,736.90 ₫ 9,000.01-20,663.55
Rice (white), (1 lb) 7,647.48 ₫ 5,443.11-9,525.45
Eggs (12) 29,304.68 ₫ 24,000.00-36,000.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 91,734.31 ₫ 45,359.29-136,077.87
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 39,299.86 ₫ 27,215.12-60,000.07
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 104,728.73 ₫ 68,038.94-131,541.94
Apples (1 lb) 25,792.53 ₫ 13,607.79-36,287.43
Banana (1 lb) 9,296.03 ₫ 6,350.30-13,607.79
Oranges (1 lb) 20,895.51 ₫ 13,607.79-29,483.54
Tomato (1 lb) 7,193.05 ₫ 4,535.93-11,339.82
Potato (1 lb) 9,800.04 ₫ 6,803.89-15,875.75
Onion (1 lb) 9,391.98 ₫ 4,535.93-13,607.79
Lettuce (1 head) 10,117.65 ₫ 5,000.00-18,000.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 11,216.64 ₫ 8,000.00-15,000.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 250,000.00 ₫ 150,000.00-300,000.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 14,507.63 ₫ 10,000.00-20,000.00
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 30,755.51 ₫ 20,000.00-50,000.00
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 23,000.00 ₫ 20,000.00-26,000.00
Transportation [ Edit ] Avg.
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 7,000.00 ₫ 5,000.00-7,000.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 150,000.00 ₫ 100,000.00-200,000.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 11,000.00 ₫ 8,000.00-12,622.59
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 19,312.13 ₫ 16,093.44-24,140.17
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30,000.00 ₫ 20,000.00-40,000.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 63,370.51 ₫ 56,781.19-75,708.25
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,000,000,000.00 ₫ 600,000,000.00-1,179,000,000.00
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 819,400,000.00 ₫ 720,000,000.00-900,000,000.00
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] Avg.
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,309,756.99 ₫ 683,329.04-2,300,000.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1,536.76 ₫ 1,000.00-3,000.00
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 243,947.06 ₫ 165,000.00-370,000.00
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] Avg.
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 625,350.88 ₫ 300,000.00-1,402,509.74
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 176,784.49 ₫ 100,000.00-300,000.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 100,000.00 ₫ 70,000.00-120,000.00
Childcare [ Edit ] Avg.
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,959,254.49 ₫ 2,000,000.00-4,000,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 313,917,500.00 ₫ 120,000,000.00-455,552,693.34
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] Avg.
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 792,629.39 ₫ 400,000.00-1,750,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 644,633.08 ₫ 300,000.00-1,200,000.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 1,723,072.22 ₫ 1,000,000.00-2,500,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,319,629.39 ₫ 800,000.00-2,000,000.00
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] Avg.
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 8,823,889.40 ₫ 4,555,526.93-13,666,580.80
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 5,526,025.62 ₫ 3,000,000.00-8,717,590.64
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 20,117,887.72 ₫ 10,000,000.00-33,065,623.90
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 11,629,514.69 ₫ 6,000,000.00-20,000,000.00
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] Avg.
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 4,618,513.91 ₫ 2,116,093.89-9,290,226.68
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,839,658.18 ₫ 1,133,330.27-2,787,068.00
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] Avg.
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 6,585,575.00 ₫
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 8.80 7.00-12.00

Prices in Vietnam

These data are based on 3165 entries in the past 18 months from 357 different contributors.
Last update: March, 2017
Our data for each country are based on all entries from all cities in that country.
Sources and References: Info
No sources and references provided yet.
Add new source here:
URL:
Description:
More about Vietnam: Cost of Living | Crime | Climate | Food Prices | Gas Prices | Health Care | Pollution | Property Prices | Quality of Life | Taxi Fare | Traffic

Cost of Living in this country for some cities: Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City

We would like to gather more data for: Bac Can, Bac Giang, Bac Lieu, Bac Ninh, Ben Tre, Bien Hoa, Buon Me Thuot, Ca Mau, Cam Pha, Cam Ranh, Can Tho, ... Update information for Vietnam!