Cost of living comparison

compared to

Hanoi is 42.3% cheaper than Rome.

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

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pay 73.5% less for restaurants

 
Rome
Hanoi
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $16.24
€15.16
$1.96
₫50,013
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$10.83
€10.10
$5.32
₫135,534
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.22
€2.07
$0.46
₫11,655

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pay 32.0% less for groceries

 
Rome
Hanoi
Bread
1 loaf
$1.87
€1.74
$1.01
₫25,782
Local cheese (8 oz) $6.93
€6.47
$4.78
₫121,723
Milk (1 gallon) $6.37
€5.94
$5.22
₫132,867

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pay 38.9% less for transportation

 
Rome
Hanoi
Gasoline (1 gallon) $7.44
€6.94
$3.48
₫88,485
Monthly public transit pass $37.90
€35.37
$7.86
₫200,051
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $26,749.78
€24,958.96
$39,295.00
₫1,000,254,550

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pay 69.7% less for housing

 
Rome
Hanoi
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$30.04
€28.03
$8.56
₫217,950
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,171.95
€1,093.49
$339.65
₫8,645,697
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $721.77
€673.45
$203.41
₫5,177,788

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pay 12.0% less for childcare

 
Rome
Hanoi
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $516.83
€482.23
$240.68
₫6,126,559
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $9,813.53
€9,156.54
$12,685.27
₫322,903,603

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pay 52.0% less for entertainment and sports

 
Rome
Hanoi
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $5.41
€5.05
$0.98
₫25,006
Cappuccino in mid-range area $1.59
€1.48
$1.87
₫47,612
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$6.50
€6.06
$1.38
₫35,009

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pay 18.0% less for clothing

 
Rome
Hanoi
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$67.31
€62.81
$31.89
₫811,668
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$30.97
€28.90
$26.96
₫686,180
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$81.10
€75.67
$83.38
₫2,122,534

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