Cost of living in Pyongyang, North Korea compared to Almaty, Kazakhstan

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TOTAL + 108%
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These prices were last updated on April 26, 2017. Exchange rate: 0.34618 KZT / KPW *

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Cost of living in Pyongyang (North Korea) is 108% more expensive than in Almaty (Kazakhstan)

For example, you would need at least 975,472 KZT (2,817,835 ₩) in Pyongyang to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with 468,750 KZT in Almaty.

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