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 + 121%
warning WARNING!  This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 399 prices entered by 61 different people.
These prices were last updated on April 24, 2018. Exchange rate: 46.667 IRR / KPW *

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Cost of living in Pyongyang (North Korea) is 121% more expensive than in Abadan (Iran)

For example, you would need at least ﷼‎ 161,102,934 (3,452,206 ₩) in Pyongyang to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with ﷼‎ 73,000,000 in Abadan.

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