El Salvador is 54.5% more expensive than Vietnam.

If you lived in El Salvador instead of Vietnam, you would:

pay 81.5% more for restaurants

 
Vietnam
El Salvador
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $2.06
₫48,141
$6.75
SVC59.05
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$4.84
₫112,942
$6.12
SVC53.59
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.58
₫13,580
$0.61
SVC5.35

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pay 38.6% more for groceries

 
Vietnam
El Salvador
Bread
1 loaf
$0.90
₫20,991
$1.63
SVC14.27
Local cheese (8 oz) $7.20
₫168,169
$3.13
SVC27.41
Milk (1 gallon) $5.41
₫126,440
$6.63
SVC58.02

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pay 2.3 times more for transportation

 
Vietnam
El Salvador
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.22
₫98,459
$3.74
SVC32.69
Monthly public transit pass $7.61
₫177,802
$21.74
SVC190.19
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $41,229.46
₫962,855,151
$18,000.00
SVC157,475.50

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pay 2.1 times more for housing

 
Vietnam
El Salvador
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$10.34
₫241,536
$42.38
SVC370.72
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $370.83
₫8,660,137
$471.43
SVC4,124.36
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $231.89
₫5,415,472
$396.43
SVC3,468.21

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pay 55.1% less for childcare

 
Vietnam
El Salvador
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $170.02
₫3,970,476
$93.12
SVC814.72
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $10,518.96
₫245,655,321
$3,670.42
SVC32,111.15

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pay 74.9% more for entertainment and sports

 
Vietnam
El Salvador
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $0.90
₫21,133
$1.50
SVC13.12
Cappuccino in mid-range area $1.83
₫42,627
$2.58
SVC22.53
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$1.33
₫31,156
$4.00
SVC34.99

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pay 2.0% more for clothing

 
Vietnam
El Salvador
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$36.93
₫862,358
$45.45
SVC397.67
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$35.21
₫822,265
$38.44
SVC336.34
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$92.94
₫2,170,558
$80.42
SVC703.54

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