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Asuncion vs Canberra
Asu vs Cbr

Average net salary (After tax)

Canberra
Asuncion

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Cbr
Asu
Outside city centre
Cbr
Asu

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Cbr
Asu
Outside city centre
Cbr
Asu

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Cbr
Asu
Outside city centre
Cbr
Asu

Mortgage rates

Canberra
4.5%
Asuncion
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Canberra
Asuncion

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Cbr
Asu

Mobile phone data

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

Cbr
Asu

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Cbr
Asu

Monthly pass

Regular price

Cbr
Asu

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Canberra
Asuncion

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Cbr
Asu
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Cbr
Asu
White bread 500g
Cbr
Asu
Eggs 12
Cbr
Asu
White rice 1kg
Cbr
Asu

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Canberra
Asuncion

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Cbr
Asu
Beef round 1kg
Cbr
Asu
Local cheese 1kg
Cbr
Asu

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Cbr
Asu
Lettuce 1 head
Cbr
Asu
Tomatoes 1kg
Cbr
Asu

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Cbr
Asu
Oranges 1 head
Cbr
Asu
Bananas 1kg
Cbr
Asu

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Canberra
4.5%
Asuncion
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Canberra are 17.14% higher than in Asuncion

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Cbr $4,070.74/mth
Asu $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Cbr $4,070.74/mth
Asu $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Cbr $4,070.74/mth
Asu $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Cbr
Asu
Market 0.5L bottle
Cbr
Asu

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Cbr
Asu
Market 0.33L bottle
Cbr
Asu

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Canberra
5
Asuncion

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Cbr
Asu

Summer dress

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

Cbr
Asu

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Cbr
Asu
1 pair men's leather shoes
Cbr
Asu

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Canberra
$15.33
Asuncion
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Cbr $4,070.74/mth
Asu $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Cbr $4,070.74/mth
Asu $4,070.74/mth