Vietnam is 52.2% cheaper than New York.

If you lived in Vietnam instead of New York, you would:

pay 72.8% less for restaurants

 
New York
Vietnam
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $19.67
 
$1.96
₫49,942
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$9.70
 
$4.91
₫124,938
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.28
 
$0.59
₫15,110

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pay 45.6% less for groceries

 
New York
Vietnam
Bread
1 loaf
$3.39
 
$1.11
₫28,130
Local cheese (8 oz) $6.64
 
$6.92
₫176,133
Milk (1 gallon) $3.85
 
$5.46
₫138,921

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pay 24.0% less for transportation

 
New York
Vietnam
Gasoline (1 gallon) $3.79
 
$4.05
₫103,077
Monthly public transit pass $85.89
 
$8.00
₫203,483
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $25,525.16
 
$40,523.11
₫1,031,122,403

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pay 78.8% less for housing

 
New York
Vietnam
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$71.24
 
$10.02
₫254,894
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,693.43
 
$364.76
₫9,281,530
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,448.36
 
$221.46
₫5,635,066

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pay 65.5% less for childcare

 
New York
Vietnam
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $1,180.07
 
$226.70
₫5,768,562
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $20,394.29
 
$10,132.35
₫257,820,702

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pay 69.6% less for entertainment and sports

 
New York
Vietnam
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $5.72
 
$0.94
₫23,818
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.38
 
$1.86
₫47,374
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$12.22
 
$1.29
₫32,774

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pay 8.9% less for clothing

 
New York
Vietnam
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$46.60
 
$33.66
₫856,543
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$37.35
 
$29.49
₫750,397
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$78.11
 
$90.06
₫2,291,539

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