South Korea: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 35.76697 / longitude: 128.25081

General information

Education

You can find famous universities here like Seoul National University, Korea University, Yonsei University, Sungkyunkwan University, KAIST.

Geography

Here are the different languages spoken in the country: Korean. Seoul serves as this nation's capital and the country shares a border with North Korea. The area of the country is 100,210 km², a postcode system is employed and the main cities are: 안산시 상록구, 성남시 분당구, 안산시 단원구, 서울시 중랑구, 시흥시.

Economy

The price for a Big Mac in this country is 4600.00₩ (that corresponds to $3.50 USD). In 2021 the GDP was $1,810,955,871,380 USD, placing it at position 10 in the market. The local currency (KRW) is represented by the symbol ₩.

Population

There are 50,501,405 inhabitants, or 0.68% of the population of planet earth. 25.70 years is the median age in this country and the birth growth rate is at 1.02%.

Culture

There are UNESCO listed sites: Seokguram Grotto and Bulguksa Temple, Haeinsa Temple Janggyeong Panjeon, the Depositories for the Tripitaka Koreana Woodblocks, Jongmyo Shrine, Changdeokgung Palace Complex, Hwaseong Fortress. Well known national dishes are: Kimchi, bulgogi.

Good to know

The domain name ".kr" is used by the country's websites, the country's ISO code is KR, phone numbers start with +82 Visit https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/South_Korea to learn more about this nation.

Summary

Flag
ISO code KR
Capital Seoul
Population 50,501,405
World percentage 0.68%
Median age 25.70 years
Population growth rate 1.02%
Main cities
Borders
Spoken languages Korean
GDP (2021) $1,810,955,871,380
GDP position #10
Big Mac local price 4600.00₩
Big Mac USD price $3.50
Currency code KRW
Currency symbol
National dish Kimchi, bulgogi
TLD .kr
Phone prefix +82
Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/South_Korea

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