South Korea

Summary

Form of Government
Presidential system
Republic
Semi-presidential system
Defensive democracy
Capital
Currency Used
Official Language
Contained by
Area
100,032 km² (38623 mi²)
GDP (nominal)
721,975,255,824 (2004, US$)
1,049,235,951,190 (2007, US$)
951,773,478,985 (2006, US$)
GDP (nominal per capita)
26,000 (2008, US$)
Population
 

Country

National anthem
Aegukga (1948)
Currency Formerly Used
South Korean hwan
South Korean won
ISO Short Name
"KOREA, REPUBLIC OF"
FIPS Code
KS
Calling Code
82
Administrative Divisions
Internet TLD
kr
Languages spoken
 

Fictional Setting

Universe
 

Cyclone-affected area

Affected by cyclones
 

Countries

Continent
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
A1 Team Korea
Korea Republic national basketball team
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Bibs Location

Type
Country
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
South Korean
 

Organization scope

Organizations with this scope
Creative Korea Party
Democratic Labour Party
 

Uncommon Topic

Exceptions
Yeongju should be contained in some South Korean special autonomous province, South Korean province, South Korean metropolitan city, or South Korean capital metropolitan city. (As a South Korean city, Yeongju should be directly contained in some South Korean special autonomous province, South Korean province, South Korean metropolitan city, or South Korean capital metropolitan city, not in South Korea, which is a Sovereign state, Yeongju, FixPlaces, Yeongju)
Donghae City should be contained in some South Korean special autonomous province, South Korean province, South Korean metropolitan city, or South Korean capital metropolitan city. (As a South Korean city, Donghae City should be directly contained in some South Korean special autonomous province, South Korean province, South Korean metropolitan city, or South Korean capital metropolitan city, not in South Korea, which is a Sovereign , Donghae City, FixPlaces, Donghae City)
Dongducheon should be contained in some South Korean special autonomous province, South Korean province, South Korean metropolitan city, or South Korean capital metropolitan city. (As a South Korean city, Dongducheon should be directly contained in some South Korean special autonomous province, South Korean province, South Korean metropolitan city, or South Korean capital metropolitan city, not in South Korea, which is a Sovereign s, Dongducheon, FixPlaces, Dongducheon)
 

Space program sponsor

Space programs sponsored
Korean Astronaut Program
 

Organization member

Member of
Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of South Korea (1948-07-12)
 

Location

Time zone(s)
People born here
Events
Geolocation
127.624277169 × 36.4692974125
Contains
 

Netflix Genre

Titles
 

Statistical region

Internet users as percentage of population
0.023 (1990)
0.046 (1991)
0.099 (1992)
Places exported to
? (2006, Sudan)
16100000000.0 (US$, 2008, United States of America)
? (Angola)
Life expectancy
77.26 (2003)
77.847 (2004)
78.433 (2005)
Places imported from
Sudan (2006)
United States of America (11800000000.0, US$, 2008)
Fertility rate
6.155 (1960)
5.989 (1961)
5.157 (1965)
Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
4.341 (1988)
4.19 (1989)
3.833 (1990)
GDP growth rate
8.345 (1970)
8.243 (1971)
4.468 (1972)
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Governing officials
Agencies
Korean National Archives
South Korean Ministry for Food, Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
Government bodies
National Assembly of South Korea
 

Olympic participating country

Athletic performances
IOC Code
KOR
Olympics participated in
Athletes
 

Administrative Area

Adjectival form
South Korean
Administrative parent
Administrative children
Short name
kr
 

Beer country / region

Beers from here
Cass
 

Newspaper circulation area

Newspapers
 

Video Game Region

Versions released in this region
 

Military Combatant

Casualties
Military - Dead (Vietnam War, 4,407)
Military - Wounded (Vietnam War, 11,000)
Military Commanders
Force Deployments
Military Conflicts
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