Zambia vs Vietnam cost of living comparison

Cost of living in Zambia

Supermarket prices in Zambia
Milk (1L / 0.26Gallon) 0.76 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 2.19 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.1 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.2 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 9.41 (USD)
Chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.9 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.9 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.78 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.85 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.31 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.9 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.59 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.55 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 0.71 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 0.53 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 5 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 0.44 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.17 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 2.09 (USD)

Restaurant prices in Zambia
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 2.16 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 2.1 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 18.31 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 0.29 (USD)
Cup of coffee 1.8 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 0.47 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 0.48 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.38 (USD)

Shopping prices in Zambia
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 33.18 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 53.03 (USD)
High quality jeans 12.29 (USD)
womens summer dress 11.25 (USD)

Transportation in Zambia
Taxi minimum charge 2.09 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 0.79 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 2.77 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 0.61 (USD)
One month pass 18.43 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 0.89 (USD)
Compact car (Honda Civic) 10811 (USD)
Family car (Toyota corolla) 7391 (USD)

Rent prices in Zambia
1 bedroom flat in city center 160 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 507 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 139 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 353 (USD)
Square meter in city center 18126 (USD)
Square meter outside city center 27725 (USD)

Home and utilities in Zambia
Family monthly ( Electricity, Water) 97 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet 44 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.08 (USD)

School and Kindergarten in Zambia
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 114 (USD)
Average primary school yearly fees 11668 (USD)

Gym and activities in Zambia
Gym monthly membership cost 28.12 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 5.7 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 2.72 (USD)

Salaries and interest in Zambia
Average monthly net salary 669 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 23.02 %

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 %