Country demographic profiles: Republic of Korea
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Country demographic profiles: Republic of Korea by United States. Bureau of the Census

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Published by U.S.G.P.O. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

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StatementU.S., Bureau of the Census.
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Number of Pages26
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The population of South Korea showed robust growth since the republic's establishment in , and then dramatically slowed down with the effects of its economic growth. In the first official census, taken in , the total population of South Korea was calculated at . The Office of Public Affairs (OPA) is the single point of contact for all inquiries about the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). We read every letter or e-mail we receive, and we will convey your comments to CIA officials outside OPA as appropriate. Country Profile - Republic of Korea Page 4 of 9 recorded 6, kg, 4, kg, 3,35 0kg, 23, kg, 4, kg and 1, kg per ha, respectively.(, Food, Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Statistics Yearbook) The yield of rice in Korea is the highest among all the food crops and indicates a high level in the world as well. Republic of Korea population density. Republic of Korea population density is people per square kilometer (1,/mi 2) as of August Density of population is calculated as permanently settled population of Republic of Korea divided by total area of the country. Total area is the sum of land and water areas within international.

Currently, the median age ranges from a low of about 15 in Niger to 40 or more in most European countries, Canada, Japan and South Korea. The median age for women tends to be much greater than that of men in some of the ex-Soviet republics, while in the Global South the difference is . The key tables by country statistical profiles include a wide range of indicators on economy, education, energy, environment, foreign aid, health, information and communication, labour, migration, R&D, trade and society. Historical data refer to the latest eight time periods. Countries from The World Bank: Data. Learn how the World Bank Group is helping countries with COVID (coronavirus). Country Comparison:: Population Download Population compares estimates from the US Bureau of the Census based on statistics from population censuses, vital statistics registration systems, or sample surveys pertaining to the recent past and on assumptions about future trends.

Note: Urban and rural population in the current country. Data files: file 1 & file 2 Note: Average annual rate of change of the percentage urban of the current country, subregion and region between and , as compared to the average annual rates of change of the percentage urban of all countries of the world (grey area).   The former Soviet republic was occupied by the Nazis between and , when it lost million people, including almost all of its large Jewish population. Read more country profiles. The name Korea is derived from Goguryeo, which was one of the great powers in East Asia during its time, ruling most of the Korean Peninsula, Manchuria, parts of the Russian Far East and Inner Mongolia under Gwanggaeto the Great. Its capital, Seoul, is a major global city and half of South Korea's over 51 million people live in the Seoul Capital Area, the fourth largest metropolitan economy in. Destination South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea (ROK), a country in eastern Asia that occupies the southern part of the Korean peninsula, which is located between the Sea of Japan (East Sea) in east, the Yellow Sea in west, and the Korea Strait, a sea passage between South Korea and Japan in the south. South Korea has a land border with North Korea in north.