Vietnam is 49.3% cheaper than Barbados.

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

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pay 74.7% less for restaurants

 
Barbados
Vietnam
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $30.42
BBD60.83
$1.84
₫46,659
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$10.49
BBD20.98
$4.33
₫110,050
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.84
BBD3.68
$0.55
₫13,930

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pay 62.1% less for groceries

 
Barbados
Vietnam
Bread
1 loaf
$2.57
BBD5.15
$0.88
₫22,448
Local cheese (8 oz) $7.91
BBD15.82
$6.02
₫152,868
Milk (1 gallon) $13.75
BBD27.50
$5.38
₫136,788

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pay 61.2% less for transportation

 
Barbados
Vietnam
Gasoline (1 gallon) $7.98
BBD15.96
$3.48
₫88,398
Monthly public transit pass $51.00
BBD102.00
$6.87
₫174,462
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $41,250.00
BBD82,500.00
$34,303.88
₫871,652,548

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pay 61.5% less for housing

 
Barbados
Vietnam
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$59.69
BBD119.38
$8.95
₫227,542
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $613.89
BBD1,227.78
$304.25
₫7,730,821
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $451.39
BBD902.78
$210.52
₫5,349,326

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pay 29.1% more for childcare

 
Barbados
Vietnam
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $318.06
BBD636.11
$212.34
₫5,395,425
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $6,250.00
BBD12,500.00
$11,971.85
₫304,201,472

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pay 70.6% less for entertainment and sports

 
Barbados
Vietnam
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $2.47
BBD4.93
$0.89
₫22,650
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.66
BBD9.31
$1.56
₫39,731
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$9.00
BBD18.00
$1.19
₫30,125

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pay 43.8% less for clothing

 
Barbados
Vietnam
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$66.94
BBD133.89
$28.72
₫729,891
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$60.00
BBD120.00
$23.06
₫586,005
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$142.01
BBD284.03
$81.55
₫2,072,134

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