Cost of living in Pyongyang, North Korea compared to Pretoria, South Africa

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These prices were last updated on August 16, 2018. Exchange rate: 0.01615 ZAR / KPW *

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Cost of living in Pyongyang (North Korea) is 99% more expensive than in Pretoria (South Africa)

For example, you would need at least R 57,835 (3,580,293 ₩) in Pyongyang to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with R 29,000 in Pretoria.

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