South Korea Statistics and Facts (2020) | By the Numbers

South Korea Statistics and Facts

South Korea Statistics and FactsHere are a few of the most interesting South Korea statistics and facts I was able to dig up. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

South Korea Statistics and Facts

Time zone Offset
Korea Standard Time UTC +9
  • Population: 51.2 million (2018)
  • National Language: Korean
  • Capital City: Seoul
  • Largest City: Seoul
  • List of Major Cities in South Korea: 
    • Seoul
    • Busan
    • Incheon
    • Daegu
    • Daujeon
    • Gwangju
    • Suwon
    • Ulsan
    • Changwon
    • Seongnam