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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 @pace_13 on Wed Dec 12 15:57:22 EST 2018 RT @BobbyBabyBoba: As much as I want to see iKON in North America. South Korea is where they belong at the moment to keep up that momentum?
From @sarachiarieri on Wed Dec 12 15:57:04 EST 2018 RT @PetiteAnge_: South Korea, 1990 https://t.co/24KFCWzVSz
From @lunavelvet2016 on Wed Dec 12 15:56:58 EST 2018 RT @cestlavie_90: 'New Silk Roads': insightful yet incomplete "The rise of the Silk Roads countries is also noticeable in terms of their cu?
From @Burnide on Wed Dec 12 15:56:57 EST 2018 RT @CBSNews: Troops cross North-South Korea Demilitarized Zone in peace for 1st time ever https://t.co/C3nT9Lf02P https://t.co/XN53Uyam6y
From @her549 on Wed Dec 12 15:56:55 EST 2018 RT @CBSNews: Troops cross North-South Korea Demilitarized Zone in peace for 1st time ever https://t.co/C3nT9Lf02P https://t.co/XN53Uyam6y
From @TRIVIAL0VEE on Wed Dec 12 15:56:52 EST 2018 RT @PetiteAnge_: South Korea, 1990 https://t.co/24KFCWzVSz
From @jeanpmuller on Wed Dec 12 15:56:35 EST 2018 RT @joefaz: Face the facts it didn't take long for the leaders of North & South Korea to figure out that #trump was an unstable & irrationa?
From @whyarewehere17 on Wed Dec 12 15:56:35 EST 2018 RT @spectatorindex: Population growth, past twenty years. Nigeria: 72% Saudi: 69% Egypt: 55% Pakistan: 54% India: 34% Indonesia: 31% South?
From @MarvelsStanLee on Wed Dec 12 15:56:25 EST 2018 RT @jiktae: the fact that sm and yg thought they did something by boycotting mama, they would have made some points if south korea dont hav?
From @SwannPlumbing on Wed Dec 12 15:56:20 EST 2018 Look what came bearing Christmas gifts today in #whitstable. The Navi-van! @KDNavienuk @chris_barrett77 Showing of? https://t.co/CYHLWLr1PR
From @boost4dayzzz on Wed Dec 12 15:55:59 EST 2018 RT @CBSNews: Troops cross North-South Korea Demilitarized Zone in peace for 1st time ever https://t.co/C3nT9Lf02P https://t.co/XN53Uyam6y
From @Boooooooyyyd on Wed Dec 12 15:55:46 EST 2018 RT @CBSNews: Troops cross North-South Korea Demilitarized Zone in peace for 1st time ever https://t.co/C3nT9Lf02P https://t.co/XN53Uyam6y
From @nashmessiah on Wed Dec 12 15:55:44 EST 2018 RT @Dentaa_show: #SpotlightbyDentaa @KwesiKente The most famous black man in South Korea When Sam Okyere arrived in South Korea to study,?
From @girlfriendk8 on Wed Dec 12 15:55:36 EST 2018 RT @PetiteAnge_: South Korea, 1990 https://t.co/24KFCWzVSz