Cost of living in Pyongyang, North Korea vs Jakarta, Indonesia

WARNING! WARNING! Pyongyang has artificial and unrealistic official exchange rates. You can also get this comparison using the parallel street rate in Pyongyang.
TOTAL + 189%
warning WARNING!  This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 439 prices entered by 80 different people.
These prices were last updated on September 27, 2020. Exchange rate: 16.598 IDR / KPW *

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Cost of living in Pyongyang (North Korea) is 189% more expensive than in Jakarta (Indonesia)

For example, you would need at least Rp 208,559,252 (12,565,324 ₩) in Pyongyang to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with Rp 72,200,000 in Jakarta.

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