Nairobi is 36.5% more expensive than Hanoi.

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

pay 47.1% more for restaurants

 
Hanoi
Nairobi
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $2.16
₫50,369
$4.27
KES504.27
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$5.59
₫130,456
$6.62
KES781.62
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.45
₫10,615
$0.56
KES66.21

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pay 1.1% less for groceries

 
Hanoi
Nairobi
Bread
1 loaf
$1.02
₫23,867
$0.51
KES60.62
Local cheese (8 oz) $5.46
₫127,601
$6.10
KES720.59
Milk (1 gallon) $5.39
₫125,840
$3.70
KES437.13

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pay 2.0 times more for transportation

 
Hanoi
Nairobi
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.43
₫103,402
$4.34
KES511.99
Monthly public transit pass $8.63
₫201,476
$34.16
KES4,034.16
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $43,135.99
₫1,007,379,462
$19,641.33
KES2,319,641.33

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pay 94.1% more for housing

 
Hanoi
Nairobi
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$10.59
₫247,228
$58.03
KES6,853.27
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $362.33
₫8,461,616
$396.87
KES46,870.56
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $243.12
₫5,677,684
$177.75
KES20,992.57

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pay 19.2% less for childcare

 
Hanoi
Nairobi
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $215.68
₫5,036,897
$183.02
KES21,614.39
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $12,175.13
₫284,332,853
$9,341.13
KES1,103,187.28

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pay 75.3% more for entertainment and sports

 
Hanoi
Nairobi
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $0.86
₫20,148
$2.13
KES252.13
Cappuccino in mid-range area $2.04
₫47,544
$2.29
KES270.67
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$1.51
₫35,258
$2.56
KES302.56

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pay 41.0% less for clothing

 
Hanoi
Nairobi
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$37.14
₫867,466
$19.21
KES2,269.21
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$31.12
₫726,752
$20.39
KES2,408.63
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$77.64
₫1,813,283
$38.83
KES4,585.49

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