Pyongyang, North Korea

Pyongyang Facts

150m+ Buildings 14 Completed
Tallest Building Ryomyong Street Apartment Building (270 m)
Global Ranking #70 in the world by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Regional Ranking #44 in Asia by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Country Ranking #1 in North Korea by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
First 150m+ Building Yanggakdo Hotel (1995)
Average Building Age 7 years
Most Common Function Residential , 93%
Most Common Material Concrete , 100%

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Research Papers

Dream Deferred: Unfinished Tall Buildings
Nov 2014 – CTBUH Journal, 2014 Issue IV