Cost of living in Pyongyang, North Korea compared to Abadan, Iran

warning WARNING! Abadan and Pyongyang have artificial and unrealistic official exchange rates. You can also get this comparison using the parallel street rate in Abadan or the parallel street rate in Pyongyang.
TOTAL + 80%
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These prices were last updated on January 20, 2017. Exchange rate: 35.961 IRR / KPW *

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Cost of living in Pyongyang (North Korea) is 80% more expensive than in Abadan (Iran)

For example, you would need at least ﷼ 87,900,604 (2,444,324 ₩) in Pyongyang to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with ﷼ 48,828,125 in Abadan.

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