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

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TOTAL + 79%
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These prices were last updated on November 22, 2017. Exchange rate: 0.00735 CNY / KPW *

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Cost of living in Pyongyang (North Korea) is 79% more expensive than in Zibo (China)

For example, you would need at least 元8,231 (1,119,162 ₩) in Pyongyang to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with 元4,600 in Zibo.

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