North Korea

Facts and stats about North Korea

24.72 million

Population. Ranked 49th in 2013.


China 1,416 km, South Korea 238 km, Russia 17.5 km
Largest city Pyongyang - 2,741,260
Capital city Pyongyang - 2,741,260
Major language Korean
Major religion Mainly atheist or non-religious, traditional beliefs
Monetary unit North Korean won
Alternative names Korea, Dem Rep, korea, dem., Korea Dem. Rep., Korea, North, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, korea-north nk, Korea, Democratic People's Republic, Choson-minjujuui-inmin-konghwaguk, korea, democratic people's republic of, Korea Dem Rep, DPR Korea, korea, dem. people's rep., Korea, Dem. Rep., democratic people’s republic of korea, Korea North, D.P.R. Korea, Korea DPR, North Korea, Dem. People's Republic of Korea, Dem. People's Rep. of Korea
Groups Cold countries, East Asia and Pacific, World

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