Vietnam is 44.7% cheaper than United Kingdom.

If you lived in Vietnam instead of United Kingdom, you would:

pay 65.5% less for restaurants

 
United Kingdom
Vietnam
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $17.09
£13.50
$1.96
₫48,391
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$7.46
£5.90
$4.91
₫121,058
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.84
£1.46
$0.59
₫14,640

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pay 6.0% less for groceries

 
United Kingdom
Vietnam
Bread
1 loaf
$1.25
£0.99
$1.11
₫27,256
Local cheese (8 oz) $3.60
£2.85
$6.92
₫170,663
Milk (1 gallon) $4.68
£3.69
$5.46
₫134,606

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pay 35.1% less for transportation

 
United Kingdom
Vietnam
Gasoline (1 gallon) $7.31
£5.78
$4.05
₫99,875
Monthly public transit pass $91.63
£72.40
$8.00
₫197,163
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $25,486.21
£20,136.07
$40,523.11
₫999,097,223

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pay 72.4% less for housing

 
United Kingdom
Vietnam
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$37.72
£29.80
$10.02
₫246,978
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,053.04
£831.98
$364.76
₫8,993,259
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $836.18
£660.65
$221.46
₫5,460,049

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pay 59.9% less for childcare

 
United Kingdom
Vietnam
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $1,186.33
£937.29
$226.70
₫5,589,398
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $16,551.73
£13,077.14
$10,132.35
₫249,813,161

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pay 65.7% less for entertainment and sports

 
United Kingdom
Vietnam
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $4.95
£3.91
$0.94
₫23,079
Cappuccino in mid-range area $3.59
£2.84
$1.86
₫45,903
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$14.82
£11.71
$1.29
₫31,756

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pay 8.1% less for clothing

 
United Kingdom
Vietnam
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$73.74
£58.26
$33.66
₫829,940
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$38.00
£30.02
$29.49
₫727,091
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$79.51
£62.82
$90.06
₫2,220,367

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