Cost of living comparison between Pyongyang, North Korea and Zapopan, Mexico

warning WARNING! Pyongyang has artificial and unrealistic official exchange rates. You can also get this comparison using the parallel street rate in Pyongyang.
warning WARNING!  This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 50 prices entered by 9 different people.
These prices were last updated on October 26, 2016. Exchange rate: 0.02059 MXN / KPW *

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Cost of living in Pyongyang (North Korea) is 67% more expensive than in Zapopan (Mexico)

For example, you would need at least Mex$ 26,051 (1,265,210 ₩) in Pyongyang to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with Mex$ 15,625 in Zapopan.

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