Cost of living comparison

compared to

Vietnam is 62.4% more expensive than N'djamena.

If you lived in Vietnam instead of N'djamena, you would:

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pay 58.0% less for restaurants

 
N'djamena
Vietnam
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $8.26
FCFA4,991
$1.84
₫46,772
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$13.21
FCFA7,986
$4.33
₫110,317
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.83
FCFA499
$0.55
₫13,964

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pay 4.8% more for groceries

 
N'djamena
Vietnam
Bread
1 loaf
$0.33
FCFA200
$0.88
₫22,503
Local cheese (8 oz) $1.65
FCFA998
$6.02
₫153,238
Milk (1 gallon) $7.29
FCFA4,409
$5.38
₫137,119

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pay 37.6% more for transportation

 
N'djamena
Vietnam
Gasoline (1 gallon) $3.96
FCFA2,396
$3.48
₫88,612
Monthly public transit pass $82.55
FCFA49,914
$6.87
₫174,885
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $11,391.93
FCFA6,888,154
$34,303.88
₫873,761,673

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pay 57.2% less for housing

 
N'djamena
Vietnam
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$82.55
FCFA49,914
$8.95
₫228,093
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,400.85
FCFA847,028
$304.25
₫7,749,527
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $181.61
FCFA109,811
$210.52
₫5,362,270

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pay 6.5 times more for childcare

 
N'djamena
Vietnam
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $36.32
FCFA21,962
$212.34
₫5,408,480
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $1,651.00
FCFA998,283
$11,971.85
₫304,937,544

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pay 36.0% less for entertainment and sports

 
N'djamena
Vietnam
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.24
FCFA749
$0.89
₫22,705
Cappuccino in mid-range area $3.30
FCFA1,997
$1.56
₫39,827
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$1.07
FCFA649
$1.19
₫30,198

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pay 9.5% less for clothing

 
N'djamena
Vietnam
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$33.02
FCFA19,966
$28.72
₫731,657
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$61.91
FCFA37,436
$23.06
₫587,423
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$53.66
FCFA32,444
$81.55
₫2,077,148

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