Cost of living comparison

compared to

Vietnam is 88.2% more expensive than Delhi.

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

pay 16.2% more for restaurants

 
Delhi
Vietnam
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $4.28
₹354.45
$1.96
₫48,361
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$4.28
₹354.45
$4.91
₫120,982
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.49
₹40.57
$0.59
₫14,631

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pay 2.2 times more for groceries

 
Delhi
Vietnam
Bread
1 loaf
$0.53
₹43.88
$1.11
₫27,239
Local cheese (8 oz) $2.13
₹176.25
$6.92
₫170,557
Milk (1 gallon) $2.82
₹234.06
$5.46
₫134,522

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pay 71.4% more for transportation

 
Delhi
Vietnam
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.64
₹384.56
$4.05
₫99,813
Monthly public transit pass $12.22
₹1,012.73
$8.00
₫197,040
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $13,440.78
₹1,113,997.93
$40,523.11
₫998,475,134

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pay 34.1% more for housing

 
Delhi
Vietnam
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$7.65
₹633.78
$10.02
₫246,824
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $236.59
₹19,608.71
$364.76
₫8,987,659
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $144.05
₹11,939.08
$221.46
₫5,456,650

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pay 4.3 times more for childcare

 
Delhi
Vietnam
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $72.71
₹6,026.08
$226.70
₫5,585,918
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $1,816.81
₹150,581.01
$10,132.35
₫249,657,615

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pay 24.2% less for entertainment and sports

 
Delhi
Vietnam
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.83
₹151.91
$0.94
₫23,064
Cappuccino in mid-range area $1.87
₹155.38
$1.86
₫45,874
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$4.15
₹344.33
$1.29
₫31,737

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pay 67.3% more for clothing

 
Delhi
Vietnam
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$28.84
₹2,390.60
$33.66
₫829,423
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$34.82
₹2,886.07
$29.49
₫726,638
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$47.67
₹3,951.13
$90.06
₫2,218,984

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