Burundi vs Paraguay - Cost of Living Comparison

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Burundi Paraguay
🚶 Cost of living one person
$481
$633
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1412
$1483
🏠 One person rent
$138
$302
🏘️ Family rent
$315
$480
🍽️ Food expenses
$238
$205
🚐 Transport expenses
$61.7
$54
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$593
$349
💸 GDP per capita
$259
$6153
😃 Human freedom index
4.85
7.06
❤️ Life expectancy
61.7
70.3
👮 Corruption perceptions index
20
28
🌐 English speaking %
2%
1%
🎓 Higher education
21
57
😀 Quality of life
15
37
🏙️ Population
11.5M
6.81M

The average cost of living in Burundi ($481) is 24% less expensive than in Paraguay ($633). Burundi ranked 188th vs 148th for Paraguay in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.2 months in Burundi compared to 0.6 months in Paraguay. Ranked 184th and 129th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Burundi vs Paraguay

We calculate prices for Burundi and Paraguay as a population-weighted mean of 8 and 9 cities, respectively. Since large cities tend to have a higher cost of living, it's better to visit specific city pages below for more relevant information.

Burundi Paraguay
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.17
$4.65
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$11.7
$19.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.56
$4.56
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.28
$1.26
 Cappuccino
$1.93
$2.08
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.46
$1
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$219
$341
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$89.6
$229
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$431
$580
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$250
$371
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$11.7
$31.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$17.9
$49.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$11
$18.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
14.58%
9.51%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1357
$1155
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$835
$947
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.28
$0.5
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$17.1
$35.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$15.1
$11.3
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.86
$1.06
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.68
$0.87
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.81
$0.55
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.19
$0.73
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.92
$1.86
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.89
$5.86
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.69
$3.46
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.19
$6.24
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.63
$2.07
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.35
$0.85
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.04
$1.07
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.88
$1.44
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.85
$0.95
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.42
$0.89
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.46
$0.3
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.91
$1.57
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.5
$5.51
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.04
$0.8
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.07
$1.63
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$11.7
$6.39
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$8.99
$3.85
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.13
$1.5
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.27
$1.81
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$20.8
$22.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.98
$5.11
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$12.1
$20
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.78
$10.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$16.1
$53.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$54
$70.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$105
$179
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10364
$2828

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In Burundi

City Cost of living Population
Bujumbura
$494
659K
Gitega
$443
135K
Ngozi
$446
39.9K
Bubanza
$451
20K
Muyinga
$446
9.61K
Makamba
$449
9.4K
Ruyigi
$445
7.14K
Rutana
$446
5.87K

In Paraguay

City Cost of living Population
Asuncion
$721
524K
Ciudad del Este
$586
309K
San Lorenzo
$662
253K
Luque
$651
264K
Caaguazu
$442
127K
Pedro Juan Caballero
$562
116K
Encarnacion
$553
69.9K
Coronel Oviedo
$567
52.4K
Concepcion
$578
45.1K