Cost of living in Kolkata, India vs Pyongyang, North Korea (using Black Market exchange rate)

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These prices were last updated on May 16, 2021. Exchange rate: 90.067 KPWX / INR *

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Cost of living in Kolkata (India) is 7% more expensive than in Pyongyang (North Korea)

For example, you would need at least 14,811,711 ₩ (₨1,205,988) in Kolkata to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with 13,800,000 ₩ in Pyongyang.

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