Cost of living in Pyongyang, North Korea compared to Zanzibar, Tanzania

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TOTAL + 112%
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These prices were last updated on August 20, 2017. Exchange rate: 2.480 TZS / KPW *

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Cost of living in Pyongyang (North Korea) is 112% more expensive than in Zanzibar (Tanzania)

For example, you would need at least 5,936,817 Shilling (2,393,878 ₩) in Pyongyang to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with 2,800,000 Shilling in Zanzibar.

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