South Korea is located in East Asia between the Sea of Japan and the Yellow Sea and covers the southern half of the Korean peninsula, and in the past four decades the country has achieved significant economic growth.
State name: RepublicSouth Korea Short name: South Korea Capital: Seoul official language: speak Korean one language called any Cole Haan (Korean),addition todifferent dialects political system: republican DateIndependence 15 July / August 1945 (Japan) Currency : Won.
Geography Location: South Korea is located in East Asia between the Sea of Japan and the Yellow Sea and covers the southern half of the Korean Peninsula Area: 100.140 square kilometers Natural resources: iron, fish, coal, tungsten, graphite, lead, hydropower Climate: continental.
Population : 49,039,986 inhabitants (July 2014 estimates)Growth rate: 0.16% (2014 estimates) Ethnic distribution: South Koreans are descended from one ethnicity, with very few people of Chinese origin (about 20,000) Religion: 43.6% No Their religion, 31.6% Christians, 24.2% Buddhist, 0.9% unknown.
Economy GDP: 1.198 trillion annual per capita GDP: 33200 dollar growth: 2.8 percent unemployment rate: 3.2% inflation rate: 1.1% External debt: 430.9 billion dollars most important products: electronic and electrical appliances, communication devices, automobiles, chemicals, Shipbuilding, Steel.