Vietnam is 60.1% cheaper than Maryland.

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

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pay 76.1% less for restaurants

 
Maryland
Vietnam
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $18.12
 
$1.84
₫46,772
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$9.23
 
$4.33
₫110,317
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.37
 
$0.55
₫13,964

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pay 50.3% less for groceries

 
Maryland
Vietnam
Bread
1 loaf
$3.48
 
$0.88
₫22,503
Local cheese (8 oz) $6.61
 
$6.02
₫153,238
Milk (1 gallon) $4.17
 
$5.38
₫137,119

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pay 32.4% less for transportation

 
Maryland
Vietnam
Gasoline (1 gallon) $3.41
 
$3.48
₫88,612
Monthly public transit pass $92.12
 
$6.87
₫174,885
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $27,251.27
 
$34,303.88
₫873,761,673

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pay 82.4% less for housing

 
Maryland
Vietnam
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$75.42
 
$8.95
₫228,093
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,838.28
 
$304.25
₫7,749,527
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,534.25
 
$210.52
₫5,362,270

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pay 74.2% less for childcare

 
Maryland
Vietnam
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $1,587.88
 
$212.34
₫5,408,480
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $31,407.60
 
$11,971.85
₫304,937,544

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pay 77.0% less for entertainment and sports

 
Maryland
Vietnam
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $5.77
 
$0.89
₫22,705
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.71
 
$1.56
₫39,827
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$10.65
 
$1.19
₫30,198

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pay 28.6% less for clothing

 
Maryland
Vietnam
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$52.77
 
$28.72
₫731,657
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$33.64
 
$23.06
₫587,423
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$91.87
 
$81.55
₫2,077,148

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