Cost of living comparison

compared to

Vietnam is 3.1 times more expensive than Tripoli.

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

pay 17.2% more for restaurants

 
Tripoli
Vietnam
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $6.30
LYD30.460
$1.96
₫48,391
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$4.20
LYD20.300
$4.91
₫121,058
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.54
LYD2.600
$0.59
₫14,640

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pay 69.4% more for groceries

 
Tripoli
Vietnam
Bread
1 loaf
$0.39
LYD1.880
$1.11
₫27,256
Local cheese (8 oz) $3.27
LYD15.790
$6.92
₫170,663
Milk (1 gallon) $3.74
LYD18.080
$5.46
₫134,606

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pay 9.5 times more for transportation

 
Tripoli
Vietnam
Gasoline (1 gallon) $0.12
LYD0.580
$4.05
₫99,875
Monthly public transit pass $23.05
LYD111.430
$8.00
₫197,163
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $15,223.10
LYD73,603.670
$40,523.11
₫999,097,223

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pay 17.9% more for housing

 
Tripoli
Vietnam
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$22.66
LYD109.570
$10.02
₫246,978
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $230.97
LYD1,116.750
$364.76
₫8,993,259
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $137.80
LYD666.240
$221.46
₫5,460,049

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pay 5.6 times more for childcare

 
Tripoli
Vietnam
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $70.16
LYD339.220
$226.70
₫5,589,398
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $1,259.84
LYD6,091.340
$10,132.35
₫249,813,161

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pay 23.9% more for entertainment and sports

 
Tripoli
Vietnam
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.00
LYD4.850
$0.94
₫23,079
Cappuccino in mid-range area $0.60
LYD2.900
$1.86
₫45,903
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$2.31
LYD11.170
$1.29
₫31,756

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pay 24.4% more for clothing

 
Tripoli
Vietnam
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$39.42
LYD190.590
$33.66
₫829,940
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$34.22
LYD165.460
$29.49
₫727,091
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$54.78
LYD264.880
$90.06
₫2,220,367

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