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Hanoi vs Sydney
Han vs Syd

Average net salary (After tax)

Sydney
Hanoi

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Syd
Han
Outside city centre
Syd
Han

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Syd
Han
Outside city centre
Syd
Han

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Syd
Han
Outside city centre
Syd
Han

Mortgage rates

Sydney
4.5%
Hanoi
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

Sydney
Hanoi

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Syd
Han

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Syd
Han

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Syd
Han

Monthly pass

Regular price

Syd
Han

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Sydney
Hanoi

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Syd
Han
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Syd
Han
White bread 500g
Syd
Han
Eggs 12
Syd
Han
White rice 1kg
Syd
Han

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Sydney
Hanoi

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Syd
Han
Beef round 1kg
Syd
Han
Local cheese 1kg
Syd
Han

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Syd
Han
Lettuce 1 head
Syd
Han
Tomatoes 1kg
Syd
Han

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Syd
Han
Oranges 1 head
Syd
Han
Bananas 1kg
Syd
Han

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Syd $4,070.74/mth
Han $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Syd $4,070.74/mth
Han $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Sydney
4.5%
Hanoi
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Sydney are 17.14% higher than in Hanoi

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Syd $4,070.74/mth
Han $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Syd $4,070.74/mth
Han $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Syd $4,070.74/mth
Han $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Syd
Han
Market 0.5L bottle
Syd
Han

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Syd
Han
Market 0.33L bottle
Syd
Han

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Sydney
5
Hanoi

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Syd
Han

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Syd
Han

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Syd
Han
1 pair men's leather shoes
Syd
Han

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Sydney
$15.33
Hanoi
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Syd $4,070.74/mth
Han $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Syd $4,070.74/mth
Han $4,070.74/mth