Cost of living in Pyongyang, North Korea vs Zurich, Switzerland

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TOTAL - 25%
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These prices were last updated on December 18, 2018. Exchange rate: 0.00111 CHF / KPW *

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Cost of living in Pyongyang (North Korea) is 25% cheaper than in Zurich (Switzerland)

For example, to keep the same standard of living that would require CHF 9,100 in Zurich you would need to make just about CHF 6,846 (6,173,994 ₩) in Pyongyang.

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