Cost of living in Pyongyang, North Korea vs Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

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These prices were last updated on December 13, 2018. Exchange rate: 0.03126 ETB / KPW *

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Cost of living in Pyongyang (North Korea) is 59% more expensive than in Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)

For example, you would need at least 178,026 Birr (5,695,871 ₩) in Pyongyang to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with 112,000 Birr in Addis Ababa.

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