Cost of living comparison

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Dodoma is 46.7% more expensive than Vietnam.

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

pay 99.4% more for restaurants

 
Vietnam
Dodoma
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $2.06
₫48,141
$6.44
TZS15,005
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$4.84
₫112,942
$10.73
TZS25,008
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.58
₫13,580
$0.68
TZS1,584

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pay 39.8% more for groceries

 
Vietnam
Dodoma
Bread
1 loaf
$0.90
₫20,991
$1.29
TZS3,001
Local cheese (8 oz) $7.20
₫168,169
$16.09
TZS37,512
Milk (1 gallon) $5.41
₫126,440
$6.90
TZS16,093

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pay 26.7% more for transportation

 
Vietnam
Dodoma
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.22
₫98,459
$3.85
TZS8,968
Monthly public transit pass $7.61
₫177,802
$6.44
TZS15,005
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $41,229.46
₫962,855,151
$17,160.02
TZS40,012,321

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pay 83.5% more for housing

 
Vietnam
Dodoma
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$10.34
₫241,536
$54.34
TZS126,706
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $370.83
₫8,660,137
$200.20
TZS466,810
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $231.89
₫5,415,472
$128.70
TZS300,092

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pay 43.5% more for childcare

 
Vietnam
Dodoma
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $170.02
₫3,970,476
$439.73
TZS1,025,316
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $10,518.96
₫245,655,321
$3,003.00
TZS7,002,156

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pay 61.7% more for entertainment and sports

 
Vietnam
Dodoma
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $0.90
₫21,133
$0.86
TZS2,001
Cappuccino in mid-range area $1.83
₫42,627
$2.15
TZS5,002
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$1.33
₫31,156
$1.50
TZS3,501

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pay 27.4% less for clothing

 
Vietnam
Dodoma
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$36.93
₫862,358
$17.88
TZS41,680
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$35.21
₫822,265
$49.34
TZS115,035
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$92.94
₫2,170,558
$35.39
TZS82,525

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