Cost of living in Pyongyang, North Korea compared to Amritsar, India

warning WARNING! Pyongyang has artificial and unrealistic official exchange rates. You can also get this comparison using the parallel street rate in Pyongyang.
TOTAL + 78%
warning WARNING!  This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 333 prices entered by 63 different people.
These prices were last updated on March 24, 2018. Exchange rate: 0.07221 INR / KPW *

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Cost of living in Pyongyang (North Korea) is 78% more expensive than in Amritsar (India)

For example, you would need at least ₨176,532 (2,444,723 ₩) in Pyongyang to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with ₨99,000 in Amritsar.

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