Cost of living in Pyongyang, North Korea compared to Aarau, Switzerland

warning WARNING! Pyongyang has artificial and unrealistic official exchange rates. You can also get this comparison using the parallel street rate in Pyongyang.
TOTAL - 20%
warning WARNING!  This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 196 prices entered by 28 different people.
These prices were last updated on August 16, 2017. Exchange rate: 0.00108 CHF / KPW *

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Cost of living in Pyongyang (North Korea) is 20% cheaper than in Aarau (Switzerland)

For example, to keep the same standard of living that would require CHF 6,500 in Aarau you would need to make just about CHF 5,194 (4,805,483 ₩) in Pyongyang.

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