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Asuncion vs Damascus
Asu vs Dam

Average net salary (After tax)

Damascus
Asuncion

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Dam
Asu
Outside city centre
Dam
Asu

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Dam
Asu
Outside city centre
Dam
Asu

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Dam
Asu
Outside city centre
Dam
Asu

Mortgage rates

Damascus
4.5%
Asuncion
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Damascus
Asuncion

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Dam
Asu

Mobile phone data

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

Dam
Asu

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Dam
Asu

Monthly pass

Regular price

Dam
Asu

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Damascus
Asuncion

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Dam
Asu
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Damascus
Asuncion

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Dam
Asu
Lettuce 1 head
Dam
Asu
Tomatoes 1kg
Dam
Asu

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Dam
Asu
Oranges 1 head
Dam
Asu
Bananas 1kg
Dam
Asu

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Damascus
4.5%
Asuncion
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Damascus are 17.14% higher than in Asuncion

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Dam
Asu
Market 0.5L bottle
Dam
Asu

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Dam
Asu
Market 0.33L bottle
Dam
Asu

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Damascus
5
Asuncion

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Dam
Asu

Summer dress

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

Dam
Asu

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Damascus
$15.33
Asuncion
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Dam $4,070.74/mth
Asu $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Dam $4,070.74/mth
Asu $4,070.74/mth