Iceland is 3.4 times more expensive than Vietnam.

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

pay 5.4 times more for restaurants

 
Vietnam
Iceland
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $1.96
₫49,942
$17.84
kr2,519
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$4.91
₫124,938
$14.27
kr2,015
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.59
₫15,110
$2.32
kr327

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pay 2.1 times more for groceries

 
Vietnam
Iceland
Bread
1 loaf
$1.11
₫28,130
$3.42
kr484
Local cheese (8 oz) $6.92
₫176,133
$5.98
kr845
Milk (1 gallon) $5.46
₫138,921
$5.33
kr752

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pay 4.1 times more for transportation

 
Vietnam
Iceland
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.05
₫103,077
$8.03
kr1,135
Monthly public transit pass $8.00
₫203,483
$77.40
kr10,932
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $40,523.11
₫1,031,122,403
$29,836.83
kr4,214,452

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pay 4.3 times more for housing

 
Vietnam
Iceland
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$10.02
₫254,894
$62.40
kr8,814
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $364.76
₫9,281,530
$1,437.14
kr202,996
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $221.46
₫5,635,066
$1,215.63
kr171,707

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pay 29.3% less for childcare

 
Vietnam
Iceland
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $226.70
₫5,768,562
$259.34
kr36,632
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $10,132.35
₫257,820,702
$2,750.10
kr388,451

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pay 5.0 times more for entertainment and sports

 
Vietnam
Iceland
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $0.94
₫23,818
$8.52
kr1,204
Cappuccino in mid-range area $1.86
₫47,374
$4.15
kr587
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$1.29
₫32,774
$10.64
kr1,502

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pay 2.1 times more for clothing

 
Vietnam
Iceland
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$33.66
₫856,543
$118.08
kr16,678
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$29.49
₫750,397
$50.39
kr7,117
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$90.06
₫2,291,539
$151.12
kr21,345

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