Cost of living comparison between Pyongyang, North Korea and Adelaide, Australia

warning WARNING! Pyongyang has artificial and unrealistic official exchange rates. You can also get this comparison using the parallel street rate in Pyongyang.
warning WARNING!  This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 860 prices entered by 97 different people.
These prices were last updated on October 27, 2016. Exchange rate: 0.00145 AUD / KPW *

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Cost of living in Pyongyang (North Korea) is 8% cheaper than in Adelaide (Australia)

For example, to keep the same standard of living that would require AU$15,000 in Adelaide you would need to make just about AU$13,791 (9,498,679 ₩) in Pyongyang.

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