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

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These prices were last updated on March 22, 2018. Exchange rate: 0.00079 JOD / KPW *

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Cost of living in Pyongyang (North Korea) is 28% more expensive than in Amman (Jordan)

For example, you would need at least Dinar 2,309 (2,933,166 ₩) in Pyongyang to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with Dinar 1,800 in Amman.

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