Kampala is 48.0% more expensive than Hanoi.

If you lived in Kampala instead of Hanoi, you would:

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pay 21.3% more for restaurants

 
Hanoi
Kampala
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $1.96
₫50,019
$2.66
UGX9,971
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$5.32
₫135,552
$7.99
UGX29,913
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.46
₫11,657
$0.42
UGX1,579

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pay 1.2% more for groceries

 
Hanoi
Kampala
Bread
1 loaf
$1.01
₫25,785
$1.24
UGX4,625
Local cheese (8 oz) $4.78
₫121,739
$1.55
UGX5,791
Milk (1 gallon) $5.22
₫132,884
$2.78
UGX10,409

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pay 2.4 times more for transportation

 
Hanoi
Kampala
Gasoline (1 gallon) $3.48
₫88,496
$5.85
UGX21,880
Monthly public transit pass $7.86
₫200,076
$53.30
UGX199,419
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $39,295.00
₫1,000,381,922
$9,992.84
UGX37,391,048

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pay 3.0 times more for housing

 
Hanoi
Kampala
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$8.56
₫217,978
$82.83
UGX309,925
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $339.65
₫8,646,798
$281.28
UGX1,052,489
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $203.41
₫5,178,448
$179.13
UGX670,269

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pay 48.2% less for childcare

 
Hanoi
Kampala
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $240.68
₫6,127,339
$156.55
UGX585,793
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $12,685.27
₫322,944,721
$4,882.34
UGX18,268,643

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pay 64.5% more for entertainment and sports

 
Hanoi
Kampala
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $0.98
₫25,010
$1.27
UGX4,736
Cappuccino in mid-range area $1.87
₫47,618
$2.52
UGX9,417
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$1.38
₫35,013
$2.66
UGX9,971

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pay 39.5% less for clothing

 
Hanoi
Kampala
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$31.89
₫811,771
$17.45
UGX65,310
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$26.96
₫686,267
$23.49
UGX87,882
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$83.38
₫2,122,805
$36.31
UGX135,854

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