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Johannesburg vs Hanoi
Jnb vs Han

Average net salary (After tax)

Hanoi
Johannesburg

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Han
Jnb
Outside city centre
Han
Jnb

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Han
Jnb
Outside city centre
Han
Jnb

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Han
Jnb
Outside city centre
Han
Jnb

Mortgage rates

Hanoi
4.5%
Johannesburg
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Hanoi
Johannesburg

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Han
Jnb

Mobile phone data

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

Han
Jnb

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Han
Jnb

Monthly pass

Regular price

Han
Jnb

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Hanoi
Johannesburg

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Han
Jnb
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Hanoi
Johannesburg

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Han
Jnb
Lettuce 1 head
Han
Jnb
Tomatoes 1kg
Han
Jnb

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Han
Jnb
Oranges 1 head
Han
Jnb
Bananas 1kg
Han
Jnb

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Hanoi
4.5%
Johannesburg
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Hanoi are 17.14% higher than in Johannesburg

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Han
Jnb
Market 0.5L bottle
Han
Jnb

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Han
Jnb
Market 0.33L bottle
Han
Jnb

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Hanoi
5
Johannesburg

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Han
Jnb

Summer dress

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

Han
Jnb

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Hanoi
$15.33
Johannesburg
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Han $4,070.74/mth
Jnb $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Han $4,070.74/mth
Jnb $4,070.74/mth