Cost of living in Pyongyang, North Korea compared to Akron, Ohio, United States

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These prices were last updated on February 19, 2017. Exchange rate: 0.00765 USD / KPW *

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Cost of living in Pyongyang (North Korea) is 546% more expensive than in Akron, Ohio (United States)

For example, you would need at least $24,240 (3,168,991 ₩) in Pyongyang to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with $3,750 in Akron, Ohio.

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