Vietnam is 65.0% cheaper than Bangui.

If you lived in Vietnam instead of Bangui, you would:

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pay 73.8% less for restaurants

 
Bangui
Vietnam
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $8.26
FCFA5,064
$1.84
₫46,748
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$12.38
FCFA7,596
$4.33
₫110,261
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.06
FCFA1,266
$0.55
₫13,956

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pay 41.2% less for groceries

 
Bangui
Vietnam
Bread
1 loaf
$2.89
FCFA1,772
$0.88
₫22,491
Local cheese (8 oz) $3.10
FCFA1,899
$6.02
₫153,160
Milk (1 gallon) $17.19
FCFA10,544
$5.38
₫137,049

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pay 62.9% less for transportation

 
Bangui
Vietnam
Gasoline (1 gallon) $9.37
FCFA5,751
$3.48
₫88,567
Monthly public transit pass ?? $6.87
₫174,795
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) ?? $34,303.88
₫873,316,784

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pay 88.0% less for housing

 
Bangui
Vietnam
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
?? $8.95
₫227,977
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,997.46
FCFA1,225,387
$304.25
₫7,745,581
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $2,410.88
FCFA1,479,010
$210.52
₫5,359,540

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pay (unknown) more for childcare

 
Bangui
Vietnam
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly ?? $212.34
₫5,405,726
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters ?? $11,971.85
₫304,782,280

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pay 59.1% less for entertainment and sports

 
Bangui
Vietnam
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $2.89
FCFA1,772
$0.89
₫22,694
Cappuccino in mid-range area $2.48
FCFA1,519
$1.56
₫39,807
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$4.13
FCFA2,532
$1.19
₫30,183

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pay (unknown) more for clothing

 
Bangui
Vietnam
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
?? $28.72
₫731,284
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
?? $23.06
₫587,124
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
?? $81.55
₫2,076,090

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