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South Korea

CountrySouth Korea
Official NameThe Republic of Korea
Country Meaning(Goryeo Kingdom)
MottoTo broadly benefit the human world (Official)
AnthemAegukga (The Patriotic Song)
Capital/CitySeoul
Population51,683,025 (0.66% of the world)
LanguagesKorean, English (widely taught in elementary, junior high, and high school)
Alpha Code »KR / KOR
Internet Domain ccTLD.kr
Currency Symbol South Korean won (₩ KRW)
Central Bank »Bank of Korea
Calling Codes+82
Area Total Area: 100,210 km2 (38,690 sq mi)
Land: 99,909 km2 (38,575 sq mi)
Water: 301 km2 (116 sq mi)
ContinentAsia
RegionEastern Asia
Lat/Long35.9077570, 127.7669220
Timezone1 timezone(s)