Cost of living in Pyongyang, North Korea compared to Abu Ghraib, Iraq

warning WARNING! Pyongyang has artificial and unrealistic official exchange rates. You can also get this comparison using the parallel street rate in Pyongyang.
TOTAL - 7%
warning WARNING!  This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 150 prices entered by 21 different people.
These prices were last updated on May 26, 2017. Exchange rate: 1.312 IQD / KPW *

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Cost of living in Pyongyang (North Korea) is 7% cheaper than in Abu Ghraib (Iraq)

For example, to keep the same standard of living that would require 11,718,750 Dinar in Abu Ghraib you would need to make just about 10,907,103 Dinar (8,311,933 ₩) in Pyongyang.

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