Cost of living comparison between Pyongyang, North Korea and Albury, 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 51 prices entered by 10 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 40% more expensive than in Albury (Australia)

For example, you would need at least AU$4,387 (3,021,734 ₩) in Pyongyang to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with AU$3,125 in Albury.

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