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

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These prices were last updated on August 18, 2017. Exchange rate: 0.00743 CNY / KPW *

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Cost of living in Pyongyang (North Korea) is 26% more expensive than in Aksu (China)

For example, you would need at least 元115,965 (15,600,875 ₩) in Pyongyang to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with 元92,000 in Aksu.

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