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Complete details about South Korea in Asia with capital city Seoul

Country NameSouth Korea (Taehan Min?guk (Namhan))
Country CodeKOR
Capital CitySeoul
ContinentAsia
RegionEastern Asia
Independence Year1948
Population46844000
Surface Area99434.0
Life Expectancy74.4 years
GNP320749.0 (old 442544.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

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

Major Cities

Seoul, Seoul     (population 9981619)
Pusan, Pusan     (population 3804522)
Inchon, Inchon     (population 2559424)
Taegu, Taegu     (population 2548568)
Taejon, Taejon     (population 1425835)
Kwangju, Kwangju     (population 1368341)
Ulsan, Kyongsangnam     (population 1084891)
Songnam, Kyonggi     (population 869094)
Puchon, Kyonggi     (population 779412)
Suwon, Kyonggi     (population 755550)
Anyang, Kyonggi     (population 591106)
Chonju, Chollabuk     (population 563153)
Chongju, Chungchongbuk     (population 531376)
Koyang, Kyonggi     (population 518282)
Ansan, Kyonggi     (population 510314)
Pohang, Kyongsangbuk     (population 508899)
Chang-won, Kyongsangnam     (population 481694)
Masan, Kyongsangnam     (population 441242)
Kwangmyong, Kyonggi     (population 350914)
Chonan, Chungchongnam     (population 330259)
Chinju, Kyongsangnam     (population 329886)
Iksan, Chollabuk     (population 322685)
Pyongtaek, Kyonggi     (population 312927)
Kumi, Kyongsangbuk     (population 311431)
Uijongbu, Kyonggi     (population 276111)
Kyongju, Kyongsangbuk     (population 272968)
Kunsan, Chollabuk     (population 266569)
Cheju, Cheju     (population 258511)
Kimhae, Kyongsangnam     (population 256370)
Sunchon, Chollanam     (population 249263)
Mokpo, Chollanam     (population 247452)
Yong-in, Kyonggi     (population 242643)
Wonju, Kang-won     (population 237460)
Kunpo, Kyonggi     (population 235233)
Chunchon, Kang-won     (population 234528)
Namyangju, Kyonggi     (population 229060)
Kangnung, Kang-won     (population 220403)
Chungju, Chungchongbuk     (population 205206)
Andong, Kyongsangbuk     (population 188443)
Yosu, Chollanam     (population 183596)
Kyongsan, Kyongsangbuk     (population 173746)
Paju, Kyonggi     (population 163379)
Yangsan, Kyongsangnam     (population 163351)
Ichon, Kyonggi     (population 155332)
Asan, Chungchongnam     (population 154663)
Koje, Kyongsangnam     (population 147562)
Kimchon, Kyongsangbuk     (population 147027)
Nonsan, Chungchongnam     (population 146619)
Kuri, Kyonggi     (population 142173)
Chong-up, Chollabuk     (population 139111)
Chechon, Chungchongbuk     (population 137070)
Sosan, Chungchongnam     (population 134746)
Shihung, Kyonggi     (population 133443)
Tong-yong, Kyongsangnam     (population 131717)
Kongju, Chungchongnam     (population 131229)
Yongju, Kyongsangbuk     (population 131097)
Chinhae, Kyongsangnam     (population 125997)
Sangju, Kyongsangbuk     (population 124116)
Poryong, Chungchongnam     (population 122604)
Kwang-yang, Chollanam     (population 122052)
Miryang, Kyongsangnam     (population 121501)
Hanam, Kyonggi     (population 115812)
Kimje, Chollabuk     (population 115427)
Yongchon, Kyongsangbuk     (population 113511)
Sachon, Kyongsangnam     (population 113494)
Uiwang, Kyonggi     (population 108788)
Naju, Chollanam     (population 107831)
Namwon, Chollabuk     (population 103544)
Tonghae, Kang-won     (population 95472)
Mun-gyong, Kyongsangbuk     (population 92239)

South Korea's most recent News and Stories

South Korea Tweets

From @MattAsherS on Fri Apr 28 09:59:30 EDT 2017 RT @20committee: We need to talk about the insanity of doing this at the exact same moment Trump dares North Korea to start a war. https:/?
From @gay0nice on Fri Apr 28 09:59:26 EDT 2017 dream knight // south korea
From @1118Nichols on Fri Apr 28 09:59:16 EDT 2017 RT @20committee: We need to talk about the insanity of doing this at the exact same moment Trump dares North Korea to start a war. https:/?
From @Golden888Karma on Fri Apr 28 09:59:15 EDT 2017 RT @olgaNYC1211: Trump is Insane!! First he puts Asia on the Brink of War and then he Threatens South Korea ????? #Trumprussia https://t.co?
From @gay0nice on Fri Apr 28 09:59:14 EDT 2017 the girl who sees scents // south korea
From @GrOT80s on Fri Apr 28 09:59:13 EDT 2017 RT @20committee: We need to talk about the insanity of doing this at the exact same moment Trump dares North Korea to start a war. https:/?
From @tlmundy2 on Fri Apr 28 09:59:10 EDT 2017 RT @davidaxelrod: And what a perfect time to get tough with South Korea! ? https://t.co/V4IjYXuSnk
From @mtgeiger1184 on Fri Apr 28 09:59:06 EDT 2017 Trump: South Korea should pay for $1B missile defense system. https://t.co/mOX8AxhkfQ
From @spotavia on Fri Apr 28 09:59:03 EDT 2017 RT @YahooNews: President Trump wants South Korea to pay for $1 billion anti-missile system https://t.co/sv4Sj4NaLn https://t.co/aF4Fk1GCl5
From @chibihina36 on Fri Apr 28 09:59:02 EDT 2017 ?True impact!? Something called a comfort woman image?Fatality by an accident of U.S. forces stationed in South Korea
From @jennifer_grunig on Fri Apr 28 09:58:59 EDT 2017 RT @paulmcleary: SitRep: Trump Rips South Korea, Saudi; Tillerson Says No Regime Change In NK; New Flynn Flop https://t.co/j1tuzbuRe9 @Fore?
From @ReinhardTurnerj on Fri Apr 28 09:58:59 EDT 2017 RT @lilhotblondie1: C.L. Otter, Hitoshi Goto: Tell Sister State, Chungcheongbuk-do, South Korea, That We?re Opposed to To... https://t.co/O?
From @thebandsoftime on Fri Apr 28 09:58:53 EDT 2017 RT @paulmcleary: SitRep: Trump Rips South Korea, Saudi; Tillerson Says No Regime Change In NK; New Flynn Flop https://t.co/j1tuzbuRe9 @Fore?
From @Martha33797841 on Fri Apr 28 09:58:50 EDT 2017 RT @olgaNYC1211: Trump is Insane!! First he puts Asia on the Brink of War and then he Threatens South Korea ????? #Trumprussia https://t.co?
From @Shelshand on Fri Apr 28 09:58:48 EDT 2017 RT @Jerusalem_Post: Trump, South Korea spar over anti-missile defense system costs https://t.co/tkU4dA48cm #BreakingNews https://t.co/pHm96?