Cost of living in Pyongyang, North Korea compared to Amman, Jordan

warning WARNING! Pyongyang has artificial and unrealistic official exchange rates. You can also get this comparison using the parallel street rate in Pyongyang.
TOTAL + 27%
warning WARNING!  This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 1,744 prices entered by 188 different people.
These prices were last updated on December 17, 2017. Exchange rate: 0.00079 JOD / KPW *

Do you live in Amman? We need your help!

What is the price of

Domestic cleaning help

in Amman?

Dinar

What do you think about this comparison?

International Cost of Living Index

loading...

Cost of living in Pyongyang (North Korea) is 27% more expensive than in Amman (Jordan)

For example, you would need at least Dinar 2,154 (2,740,183 ₩) in Pyongyang to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with Dinar 1,700 in Amman.

Recent Prices Added

  • Volkswagen golf 1.4 tsi 150 cv (or equivalent), with no extras, new in Eskişehir Province costs 80,000TL (2 minutes ago)
  • Monthly rent - 900 sqft furnished accommodation in expensive area in Washington D.C. costs $2,033 (about 1 hour ago)
  • Nice dinner at an italian restaurant, dinner for two in Ljubljana costs €30 (about 1 hour ago)
  • Monthly rent - 900 sqft furnished accommodation in expensive area in Bangalore costs ₨35,578 (about 1 hour ago)
  • Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district in Allentown, Pennsylvania costs $10 (about 1 hour ago)
  • Monthly rent - 85 m2 furnished accommodation in expensive area in Riyadh costs ﷼‎ 12,000 (about 1 hour ago)