Cost of living in Pyongyang, North Korea compared to Aksu, China

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TOTAL + 24%
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These prices were last updated on December 11, 2017. Exchange rate: 0.00736 CNY / KPW *

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Cost of living in Pyongyang (North Korea) is 24% more expensive than in Aksu (China)

For example, you would need at least 元84,585 (11,499,833 ₩) in Pyongyang to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with 元68,000 in Aksu.

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