Bursa vs Pyongyang - Cost of Living Comparison

Bursa Pyongyang
🚶 Cost of living one person
$531
$1691
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1411
$4176
🏠 One person rent
$199
$952
🏘️ Family rent
$349
$2112
🍽️ Food expenses
$197
$492
🚐 Transport expenses
$80.5
$190
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$327
$387
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
43 km
15 km
🎓 Higher education
43
21
😀 Quality of life
62
19
🏙️ Population
2.9M
2.86M

The cost of living in Bursa is 69% less expensive than in Pyongyang. Cities ranked 8053rd and 2221st ($531 vs $1691) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in Turkey and North Korea, respectively. Check Turkey vs North Korea comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months in Bursa compared to 0.2 months in Pyongyang. Bursa ranked 5th best city to live in Turkey vs Pyongyang ranked 1st in North Korea, while ranked 4842nd and 9003rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Bursa vs Pyongyang

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Bursa Pyongyang
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.33
$8.32
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$50.3
$111
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.64
$5.05
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.21
$1.71
 Cappuccino
$1.76
$1.9
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.61
$0.53
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$158
$882
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$116
$799
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$295
$3211
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$227
$1611
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$62.7
$80.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$97.1
$126
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$11.8
$55.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
19.98%
11.09%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$870
$1793
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$612
$1021
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.42
$0.39
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$27.6
$70.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.86
$18.1
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.25
$0.88
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.75
$2.54
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.46
$2.61
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$2.64
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.49
$2.55
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.78
$9.54
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.17
$18.1
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.69
$6.73
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.68
$3.12
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$1.09
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.64
$1.33
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.07
$6.95
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.49
$2.98
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.27
$0.89
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.18
$0.34
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.63
$2.16
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.71
$7.07
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.48
$2.71
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.67
$2.46
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$0.73
$3.24
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$1.72
$3.07
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.91
$1.49
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.89
$4.44
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$29
$24.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.2
$4.3
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$18.2
$21.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.13
$4.33
👖 Brand Jeans
$39.3
$31.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$58.6
$61.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$307
$137
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$8456
$4610

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78 km or 48 mi Bilecik
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84 km or 52 mi Golcuk
$320
88 km or 55 mi Korfez
$321
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$644
95 km or 59 mi Bandirma
$287
98 km or 61 mi Kartepe
$318
98 km or 61 mi Izmit
$204
101 km or 63 mi Kocaeli
$393
115 km or 72 mi Kutahya
$324
117 km or 73 mi Balikesir
$359
131 km or 81 mi Sakarya
$302
131 km or 81 mi Adapazari
$303
132 km or 82 mi Eskisehir
$354
152 km or 95 mi Corlu
$327
158 km or 98 mi Kapakli
$318
158 km or 98 mi Tekirdag
$292
167 km or 104 mi Soma
$317
169 km or 105 mi Usak
$444
191 km or 119 mi Duzce
$283
198 km or 123 mi Luleburgaz
$320
203 km or 126 mi Afyonkarahisar
$314
205 km or 128 mi Salihli
$321
221 km or 137 mi Turgutlu
$311
223 km or 138 mi Bolu
$285
223 km or 139 mi Manisa
$355
227 km or 141 mi Canakkale
$322
232 km or 144 mi Kirklareli
$236
232 km or 144 mi Karadeniz Eregli
$322
234 km or 145 mi Uzunkopru
$318
248 km or 154 mi Mytilene
$825
257 km or 160 mi Izmir
$488
260 km or 162 mi Tire
$320
261 km or 162 mi Nazilli
$308
268 km or 167 mi Denizli
$356
268 km or 167 mi Edirne
$299
271 km or 168 mi Polatli
$318
280 km or 174 mi Aydin
$287

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Distance City Cost of living
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$1481
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$1495
46 km or 29 mi Sunchon
$1508
59 km or 36 mi Sariwon
$1486
65 km or 41 mi Anju
$1480
76 km or 47 mi Kaechon
$1489
77 km or 48 mi Chongju
$1467
95 km or 59 mi Tokchon
$1472
111 km or 69 mi Haeju
$1478
115 km or 71 mi Kusong
$1472
135 km or 84 mi Huichon
$1460
138 km or 86 mi Kaesong
$1473
149 km or 92 mi Wonsan
$1494
163 km or 102 mi Paju
$941
165 km or 102 mi Sinuiju
$1500
165 km or 103 mi Donggang
$662
167 km or 104 mi Dandong
$628
170 km or 106 mi Dongducheon
$911
178 km or 111 mi Gimpo
$979
180 km or 112 mi Yangju
$912
180 km or 112 mi Pocheon
$906
181 km or 112 mi Goyang
$1002
183 km or 113 mi Uijeongbu
$998
184 km or 114 mi Hamhung
$1548
192 km or 119 mi Incheon
$1002
193 km or 120 mi Bucheon
$1121
195 km or 121 mi Seoul
$1460
199 km or 124 mi Gwangmyeong
$928
202 km or 125 mi Guri
$906
202 km or 125 mi Namyangju
$970
209 km or 130 mi Gwacheon
$897
210 km or 130 mi Anyang
$1102
210 km or 131 mi Hanam
$906
212 km or 132 mi Ansan
$921
213 km or 132 mi Fengcheng
$659
213 km or 133 mi Gunpo
$975
215 km or 134 mi Seongnam
$1022
216 km or 134 mi Uiwang
$901
216 km or 134 mi Siheung
$945
217 km or 135 mi Chuncheon
$834