Cost of living comparison between Pyongyang, North Korea and Aleppo, Syria

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TOTAL 147%
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These prices were last updated on October 27, 2016. Exchange rate: 0.574 SYP / KPW *

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Cost of living in Pyongyang (North Korea) is 147% more expensive than in Aleppo (Syria)

For example, you would need at least 1,004,949 £ (1,749,428 ₩) in Pyongyang to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with 406,250 £ in Aleppo.

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