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demographic situation in the Republic of Korea

Lee-Jay Cho

demographic situation in the Republic of Korea

by Lee-Jay Cho

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Published by East-West Center in Honolulu .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Korea
    • Subjects:
    • Korea -- Population.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 37-43.

      Statementby Lee-Jay Cho.
      SeriesPapers of the East-West Population Institute ; no. 29, Papers of the East-West Population Institute ;, no. 29.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHB3652.5.A3 C44
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 43 p. :
      Number of Pages43
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4484216M
      LC Control Number79312985

        South Korea is undergoing rapid demographic ageing. Only , Koreans or per cent of the population were aged 65 or above when the Korean War broke out in But according to the United Nations World Population Prospects (UNWPP), million Koreans, or per cent of South Korea’s population, were aged 65 or above in South Korea is officially known as The Republic of Korea and is located in the southern part of the Korea peninsula, which neighbors China to the west, Japan to the east, and North Korea to the north. The largest city and capital is Seoul, which has a population of just under 10 million. Under its current constitution, the state is also referred to as The Sixth Republic of South Korea.

      Country Profile - Republic of Korea Page 2 of 9 The population has also been shaped by international migration. After World War II and the division of the Korean Peninsula, about four million people from North Korea crossed the border to South Korea. This trend . South Korea - South Korea - The Sixth Republic: In the much-improved political climate of the Sixth Republic, South Korea hosted the highly successful Summer Olympic Games in Seoul later that year. Roh proceeded to bring about a merger () of the DJP with the Reunification Democratic Party of Kim Young-Sam and the New Democratic Republican Party of Kim Jong-P’il, who for a time had been.

      Main languages: Korean Main religions: Buddhism, Christianity, Confucianism, Won Buddhism, Chondogyo, Islam Minority groups include Chinese and religious minorities. Like its northern neighbour, the Republic of Korea, with a population of 51 million, is very homogeneous in linguistic and ethnic terms: other than recent immigrant groups, there is only a small Chinese minority. Population and family planning in the Republic of Korea. [Seoul] Ministry of Health and Social Affairs, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Korea (South). Pogŏn Sahoebu.; Kojok Kyehoek Yŏnʻguwŏn. OCLC Number: Notes: Cover title. Vols. 2- issued by the Korean Institute for Family Planning.


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