Cost of living in Asunción, Paraguay

Summary of cost of living in Asunción

  • Family of four estimated monthly costs: 13,417,540 Gs
  • Single person estimated monthly costs: 6,225,993 Gs
  • Asunción is the 2nd cheapest city in Latin America (29 out of 30)
  • Cost of living in Asunción is cheaper than in 92% of cities in the World (190 out of 206)

List of prices in Asunción
Current as of Feb 2023.

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Food Update prices
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district 48,211 Gs
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (big mac meal or similar) 31,964 Gs
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast 12,145 Gs
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk 6,521 Gs
12 eggs, large 13,427 Gs
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes 10,683 Gs
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese 19,485 Gs
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples 14,529 Gs
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes 7,938 Gs
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket 7,488 Gs
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality 44,473 Gs
2 liters of coca-cola 11,466 Gs
Bread for 2 people for 1 day 3,298 Gs
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Housing Update prices
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in expensive area 5,061,810 Gs
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in normal area 2,447,540 Gs
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat 242,756 Gs
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in expensive area 3,622,680 Gs
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in normal area 1,998,710 Gs
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 sqft) studio 284,408 Gs
Internet 8 mbps (1 month) 92,821 Gs
40” flat screen tv 2,888,380 Gs
Microwave 800/900 watt (bosch, panasonic, lg, sharp, or equivalent brands) 896,301 Gs
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) 35,170 Gs
Hourly rate for cleaning help 25,473 Gs
Clothes Update prices
1 pair of jeans (levis 501 or similar) 295,103 Gs
1 summer dress in a high street store (zara, h&m or similar retailers) 273,806 Gs
1 pair of sport shoes (nike, adidas, or equivalent brands) 612,326 Gs
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes 349,766 Gs
Transportation Update prices
Volkswagen golf 1.4 tsi 150 cv (or equivalent), with no extras, new 64,094,700 Gs
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas 8,750 Gs
Monthly ticket public transport 177,943 Gs
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) 47,005 Gs
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Personal Care Update prices
Cold medicine for 6 days (tylenol, frenadol, coldrex, or equivalent brands) 27,711 Gs
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) 49,120 Gs
Short visit to private doctor (15 minutes) 107,215 Gs
1 box of 32 tampons (tampax, ob, ...) 26,342 Gs
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 22,721 Gs
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 25,000 Gs
4 rolls of toilet paper 11,665 Gs
Tube of toothpaste 12,886 Gs
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city 70,614 Gs
Entertainment Update prices
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 95,246 Gs
2 tickets to the movies 77,374 Gs
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) 159,277 Gs
Dinner for two at an italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert 229,410 Gs
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 43,690 Gs
Cappuccino in expat area of the city 23,698 Gs
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) 13,610 Gs
Ipad wi-fi 128gb 4,824,590 Gs
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) 908 Gs
1 month of gym membership in business district 263,602 Gs
1 package of marlboro cigarettes 9,752 Gs
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 560 prices entered by 41 different people.
Latest price update: February 05, 2023

Asunción position in our World Ranking

the world
190th
out of 206
latin america
29th
out of 30

Cheapest and most expensive products in Asunción compared to other cities:

the world
2nd
the world
3rd
the world
4th
the world
4th
latin america
1st
latin america
1st

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