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Hanoi vs Tehran
Han vs Thr

Average net salary (After tax)

Tehran
Hanoi

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Thr
Han
Outside city centre
Thr
Han

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Thr
Han
Outside city centre
Thr
Han

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Thr
Han
Outside city centre
Thr
Han

Mortgage rates

Tehran
4.5%
Hanoi
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Tehran
Hanoi

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Thr
Han

Mobile phone data

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

Thr
Han

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Thr
Han

Monthly pass

Regular price

Thr
Han

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Tehran
Hanoi

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Thr
Han
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Tehran
Hanoi

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Thr
Han
Lettuce 1 head
Thr
Han
Tomatoes 1kg
Thr
Han

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Thr
Han
Oranges 1 head
Thr
Han
Bananas 1kg
Thr
Han

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Tehran
4.5%
Hanoi
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Tehran are 17.14% higher than in Hanoi

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Thr
Han
Market 0.5L bottle
Thr
Han

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Thr
Han
Market 0.33L bottle
Thr
Han

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Tehran
5
Hanoi

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Thr
Han

Summer dress

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

Thr
Han

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Tehran
$15.33
Hanoi
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Thr $4,070.74/mth
Han $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Thr $4,070.74/mth
Han $4,070.74/mth