Korea, South Korea, South Korea, South

Korea, South Korea, South: 25,293 statistics available

General Information

In the first part you can find a summary of the most important information. Detailled statistics can be found in the second part: Statistics by category
Korea, South is a country in Eastern Asia.
Population
The population in Korea, South totals 49,75 million people therefore ranks 27 among the most populous countries of the world. The fertility rate was 1,32 births per women in the year 2015. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of Korea, South in the year 2050 will first rise to 51,03 million and in the year 2100 will fall again to 40,55 million. Korea, South has a life expectency of 81,4 years.

Geography
With an area of 100.150 sq. km Korea, South has a rank of 108 among all countries in the world. Korea, South has a high population density of 502,4 people per sq. km (World rank 18). The borderline with its neighboring countries is 238 km. In addition, it has a coastline (length between land and sea including islands) of 2.413 km.

Economy
The economic strength of Korea, South in the year 2014 according to the gross domestic product accounts for 1.410,38 billion US $ and ranks 13th among the world economies. The gross domestic product per capita amounts to 27.970 US $ and is therefore in the upper ranks in the international comparison. The debt level amounts to 35,8 % of the GDP, placing Korea, South at rank 111 in the ranking of all countries. The unemployment rate in the year 2013 was 3,1 %.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 1991
ISO country code KR
Internet Domain .kr
License plate ROK
Source of country borders: Geo Commons
License: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License

Statistics by category for Korea, South

All datasets for Korea, South by categories. For each category the number of data sets is displayed in brackets.
3 sample data sets are displayed for each category. To view all data sets for a category click on the category name.
Population and Health (145)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (420)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Electricity consumption per capita (kWh)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
Economy (22,862)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Education and Science (1,189)
Patent applications, residents
High-tech exports (% of manufactured exports)
Research and development expenditure (% of GDP)
Geography and Agriculture (641)
Area (sq. km)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (36)
Internet users
Internet users, per 100 people
Merchant marine