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

warning WARNING! Pyongyang has artificial and unrealistic official exchange rates. You can also get this comparison using the parallel street rate in Pyongyang.
TOTAL + 196%
warning WARNING!  This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 101 prices entered by 12 different people.
These prices were last updated on February 23, 2017. Exchange rate: 0.05208 CNY / KPW *

Do you live in Aksu? We need your help!

What is the price of

Public transport

in Aksu?

monthly ticket

What do you think about this comparison?

International Cost of Living Index

loading...

Cost of living in Pyongyang (North Korea) is 196% more expensive than in Aksu (China)

For example, you would need at least 元1,155,829 (22,195,388 ₩) in Pyongyang to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with 元390,625 in Aksu.

Recent Prices Added

  • Monthly rent - 45 m2 furnished studio in expensive area in Campina Grande costs R$ 280 (2 minutes ago)
  • Public transport in New York City costs $100 (6 minutes ago)
  • Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district in Kuala Lumpur costs RM28 (7 minutes ago)
  • Monthly rent - 85 m2 furnished accommodation in expensive area in Salvador costs R$ 2,000 (22 minutes ago)
  • 1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) in Yekaterinburg costs руб 0.12 (27 minutes ago)
  • Public transport in Toluca costs Mex$ 9 (31 minutes ago)