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Complete details about North Korea in Asia with capital city Pyongyang

Country NameNorth Korea (Choson Minjujuui Inīmin Konghwaguk (Bukhan))
Country CodePRK
Capital CityPyongyang
ContinentAsia
RegionEastern Asia
Independence Year1948
Population24039000
Surface Area120538.0
Life Expectancy70.7 years
GNP5332.0 (old 0.0)
Government FormSocialistic Republic

Spoken Languages

Chinese     (0.1%)
Korean [official]     (99.9%)

Major Cities

Pyongyang, Pyongyang-si     (population 2484000)
Hamhung, Hamgyong N     (population 709730)
Chongjin, Hamgyong P     (population 582480)
Nampo, Nampo-si     (population 566200)
Sinuiju, Pyongan P     (population 326011)
Wonsan, Kangwon     (population 300148)
Phyongsong, Pyongan N     (population 272934)
Sariwon, Hwanghae P     (population 254146)
Haeju, Hwanghae N     (population 229172)
Kanggye, Chagang     (population 223410)
Kimchaek, Hamgyong P     (population 179000)
Hyesan, Yanggang     (population 178020)
Kaesong, Kaesong-si     (population 171500)

North Korea's most recent News and Stories

North Korea Tweets

From @BillWaters7 on Fri Jul 01 20:15:28 EDT 2016 @LdyDrums @VivianJo1 @AverageJoe5050 Trump is an ignorant fool who is endorsed by North Korea's Dictator because Trump would destroy USA
From @RachAlert on Fri Jul 01 20:15:20 EDT 2016 RT @benditlikeBEK_: @RachAlert @SAMeherebr0 @38BradSmith what's wrong with The People's Republic of North Korea?
From @MJkatzTheWriter on Fri Jul 01 20:15:17 EDT 2016 RT @AgendaOfEvil: https://t.co/zBtqQHuMOZ UN Damns #Israel, Barely Addresses #ISIS, North Korea, or #Syria
From @TheHackerBOT on Fri Jul 01 20:15:11 EDT 2016 RT @GreatAchin: This is South Korea's elite cyber army that fights North Korea - MarketWatch https://t.co/Ar5UHUr8dK #Hacked #HackedBY
From @benditlikeBEK_ on Fri Jul 01 20:15:02 EDT 2016 @RachAlert @SAMeherebr0 @38BradSmith what's wrong with The People's Republic of North Korea?
From @ChiEntrepreneur on Fri Jul 01 20:14:32 EDT 2016 Former Facebook employee compares the social media giant to North Korea: Ever wondered what it's really like ... https://t.co/q5tRhwb7kO
From @billsquatty on Fri Jul 01 20:14:32 EDT 2016 Former Facebook employee compares the social media giant to North Korea: Ever wondered what it's really like ... https://t.co/sgF72ICenV
From @DavidPapp on Fri Jul 01 20:14:22 EDT 2016 Former Facebook employee compares the social media giant to North Korea https://t.co/1e6XRVl20s
From @FUNNAGAN on Fri Jul 01 20:14:02 EDT 2016 Satellite imagery suggests China is secretly punishing North Korea https://t.co/oCkQvms65w
From @DadshaBaloch on Fri Jul 01 20:13:07 EDT 2016 RT @ANI_news: Pak has to be threatened with prospect for becoming another North Korea, isolated from the world: Zalmay Khalilzad https://t.?
From @Trilochana888 on Fri Jul 01 20:13:00 EDT 2016 Behave or be like North Korea: former US diplomat Zalmay Khalilzad on Pakistan https://t.co/Qj7ZEpHsxS
From @gabethompson823 on Fri Jul 01 20:12:42 EDT 2016 #BLACKOUTCNN Because the only leftist propaganda news stations should be in North Korea.
From @GreatAchin on Fri Jul 01 20:12:31 EDT 2016 This is South Korea's elite cyber army that fights North Korea - MarketWatch https://t.co/Ar5UHUr8dK #Hacked #HackedBY