Vietnam vs Canada cost of living comparison

Cost of living in Vietnam

Supermarket prices in Vietnam
Milk (1L / 0.26Gallon) 1.34 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 3.48 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.14 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.83 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 13.48 (USD)
Chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.18 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 9.82 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.87 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.43 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.9 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.98 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.07 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.84 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 0.78 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 0.51 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 10.84 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 0.46 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.37 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 1.13 (USD)

Restaurant prices in Vietnam
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 4.12 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 2.09 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 19.88 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 0.33 (USD)
Cup of coffee 1.66 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 0.52 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 0.57 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.7 (USD)

Shopping prices in Vietnam
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 93.85 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 75.08 (USD)
High quality jeans 38.4 (USD)
womens summer dress 30.75 (USD)

Transportation in Vietnam
Taxi minimum charge 0.51 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 0.56 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 1.32 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 0.3 (USD)
One month pass 7.34 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 0.86 (USD)
Compact car (Honda Civic) 41637 (USD)
Family car (Toyota corolla) 35667 (USD)

Rent prices in Vietnam
1 bedroom flat in city center 399 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 814 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 288 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 553 (USD)
Square meter in city center 2437 (USD)
Square meter outside city center 1117 (USD)

Home and utilities in Vietnam
Family monthly ( Electricity, Water) 64 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet 10 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.08 (USD)

School and Kindergarten in Vietnam
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 138 (USD)
Average primary school yearly fees 9009 (USD)

Gym and activities in Vietnam
Gym monthly membership cost 21.71 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 7.49 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 4.16 (USD)

Salaries and interest in Vietnam
Average monthly net salary 380 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 8.93 %

Cost of living in Canada

Supermarket prices in Canada
Milk (1L / 0.26Gallon) 1.83 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 6.42 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.41 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.84 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 9.17 (USD)
Chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 9.57 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 10.75 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.21 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.01 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.02 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.92 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.13 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.07 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 1.78 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 1.61 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 11.44 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.44 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 2.84 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 11.28 (USD)

Restaurant prices in Canada
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 7.59 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 10.62 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 51.09 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 1.36 (USD)
Cup of coffee 3.08 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 1.63 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 2.89 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 5.58 (USD)

Shopping prices in Canada
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 74.34 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 93.54 (USD)
High quality jeans 45.96 (USD)
womens summer dress 32.22 (USD)

Transportation in Canada
Taxi minimum charge 2.9 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 1.51 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 23.58 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 2.26 (USD)
One month pass 73.68 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 0.84 (USD)
Compact car (Honda Civic) 19061 (USD)
Family car (Toyota corolla) 16961 (USD)

Rent prices in Canada
1 bedroom flat in city center 980 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 1481 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 772 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 1311 (USD)
Square meter in city center 4472 (USD)
Square meter outside city center 3049 (USD)

Home and utilities in Canada
Family monthly ( Electricity, Water) 111 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet 57 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.25 (USD)

School and Kindergarten in Canada
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 686 (USD)
Average primary school yearly fees 9945 (USD)

Gym and activities in Canada
Gym monthly membership cost 34.91 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 14.65 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 10.32 (USD)

Salaries and interest in Canada
Average monthly net salary 2812 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 3.29 %