Cost of living in Pyongyang, North Korea compared to Zhuhai, China

warning WARNING! Pyongyang has artificial and unrealistic official exchange rates. You can also get this comparison using the parallel street rate in Pyongyang.
TOTAL + 720%
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These prices were last updated on February 25, 2017. Exchange rate: 0.05211 CNY / KPW *

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Cost of living in Pyongyang (North Korea) is 720% more expensive than in Zhuhai (China)

For example, you would need at least 元128,092 (2,458,094 ₩) in Pyongyang to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with 元15,625 in Zhuhai.

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