Cost of living in Kolkata, India vs Pyongyang, North Korea

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TOTAL - 76%
warning WARNING!  This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 362 prices entered by 82 different people.
These prices were last updated on April 16, 2021. Exchange rate: 12.031 KPW / INR *

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Cost of living in Kolkata (India) is 76% cheaper than in Pyongyang (North Korea)

For example, to keep the same standard of living that would require 13,600,000 ₩ in Pyongyang you would need to make just about 3,252,082 ₩ (₨270,315) in Kolkata.

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