Cost of living in Vietnam in 2019

Cost of living in Vietnam

Prices were updated: May 2018

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Food prices$VND
A loaf of bread (400 g) 0.78$ 18205.75 VND
Milk (1 l) 1.53$ 35711.27 VND
Eggs (12) 1.40$ 32676.98 VND
Local cheese (1 kg) 10.30$ 240409.21 VND
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 kg) 3.90$ 91028.73 VND
White rice (1 kg) 0.85$ 19839.60 VND
Onion (1 kg) 1.04$ 24274.33 VND
Salad (1 kg) 0.67$ 15638.27 VND
Potato (1 kg) 1.15$ 26841.81 VND
Tomatoes (1 kg) 1.03$ 24040.92 VND
Bananas (kg) 1.10$ 25674.77 VND
Apples (kg) 2.90$ 67688.03 VND
Orange (1 kg) 1.74$ 40612.82 VND
Beef (1 kg) 11.25$ 262582.88 VND
Pork (1 kg) 10.50$ 245077.35 VND
Mineral water (1.5 l) 0.61$ 14237.83 VND
Restaurants$VND
Meal for 1 person (Budget Restaurant) 2.75$ 64186.93 VND
Meal for 1 person (Mid-range Restaurant) 8.50$ 198395.95 VND
Cappuccino (regular) 2.00$ 46681.40 VND
Coke/Pepsi (330 ml bottle) 0.63$ 14704.64 VND
Water (330 ml bottle) 0.40$ 9336.28 VND
Big Mac meal 4.33$ 101065.23 VND
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 19.00$ 443473.30 VND
Alcohol$VND
Bottle of beer (local, 0,5 l) 0.69$ 16105.08 VND
Imported beer (0,33 l) 1.43$ 33377.20 VND
Wine (700 ml) 9.95$ 232239.97 VND
Vodka, rum, brandy 13.40$ 312765.38 VND
Pack of cigarettes 1.15$ 26841.81 VND
Hotels and hostels$VND
Hostel (for 1 person) 8.50$ 198395.95 VND
Budget hotel, 2-3 stars (Room/Night) 23.50$ 548506.45 VND
Mid-Range Hotel, 4 stars (Room/Night) 60.00$ 1400442.00 VND
Luxury Hotel, 5 stars (Room/Night) 54.50$ 1272068.15 VND
Apartments for rent$VND
Apartment (1 bedroom) in Downtown 480.00$ 11203536.00 VND
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 295.00$ 6885506.50 VND
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in Downtown 925.00$ 21590147.50 VND
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 565.00$ 13187495.50 VND
Internet (60 Mbps) 12.00$ 280088.40 VND
Transportation$VND
Public transport (1 way ticket) 0.32$ 7469.02 VND
Public transport (Monthly pass) 7.50$ 175055.25 VND
Taxi Start 0.60$ 14004.42 VND
Taxi (1 km) 0.65$ 15171.46 VND
Taxi (1 hour Waiting) 1.45$ 33844.02 VND
Petrol (gas) 0.89$ 20773.22 VND
Personal care$VND
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) 3.00$ 70022.10 VND
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) 5.38$ 125572.97 VND
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, …) 2.83$ 66054.18 VND
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 2.60$ 60685.82 VND
Tube of toothpaste 1.37$ 31976.76 VND
Visit to private doctor 27.50$ 641869.25 VND
Standard men’s haircut in expat area 5.00$ 116703.50 VND
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 3.47$ 80992.23 VND
Entertainment$VND
1 ticket to the movie 4.00$ 93362.80 VND
1 ticket to the theatre 17.50$ 408462.25 VND
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 8.50$ 198395.95 VND
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 26.50$ 618528.55 VND
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 6.50$ 151714.55 VND
Other prices$VND
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 45.00$ 1050331.50 VND
1 Summer Dress (Zara, H&M, ...) 34.00$ 793583.80 VND
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 68.00$ 1587167.60 VND
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 80.00$ 1867256.00 VND
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