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Asuncion vs Lusaka
Asu vs Lus

Average net salary (After tax)

Lusaka
Asuncion

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lus
Asu
Outside city centre
Lus
Asu

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lus
Asu
Outside city centre
Lus
Asu

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Lus
Asu
Outside city centre
Lus
Asu

Mortgage rates

Lusaka
4.5%
Asuncion
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Lusaka
Asuncion

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Lus
Asu

Mobile phone data

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

Lus
Asu

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Lus
Asu

Monthly pass

Regular price

Lus
Asu

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Lusaka
Asuncion

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Lus
Asu
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Lusaka
Asuncion

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Lus
Asu
Lettuce 1 head
Lus
Asu
Tomatoes 1kg
Lus
Asu

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Lus
Asu
Oranges 1 head
Lus
Asu
Bananas 1kg
Lus
Asu

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Lusaka
4.5%
Asuncion
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Lusaka are 17.14% higher than in Asuncion

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Lus
Asu
Market 0.5L bottle
Lus
Asu

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Lus
Asu
Market 0.33L bottle
Lus
Asu

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Lusaka
5
Asuncion

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Lus
Asu

Summer dress

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

Lus
Asu

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Lusaka
$15.33
Asuncion
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Lus $4,070.74/mth
Asu $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Lus $4,070.74/mth
Asu $4,070.74/mth