KOREA

historical demographical data of the administrative division before 1950


PROVINCEcapitalsurface/sq.kmsurface/sq.mie1938c193519201899?1882variants of the name
source:EBEBDVRLAG
Kokai-doKaishu1673964631695,91619,71280,6343,2Hwanghae, Kokai, Kwanghai
Kankyo Hoku-doRanan203427854860,2792,3523,9279,3North Hamgyong, North Kankyo, North-Ham-gyöng
Heian Hoku-doShingishu28433109781648,01617,81204,8382,0North Pyongan, North Heian, North-Phyöng-an
Kankyo Nan-doKanko31971123441662,41603,31229,3419,2South Hamgyong, South Kankyo, South-Ham-gyöng
Heian Nan-doHeijo1493457661507,61409,01082,5379,6South Pyongan, South Heian, South-Phyöng-an
Kogen-doShunsen26257101381566,41529,41182,0269,2Kangwon, Kogen, Kang-wön
Keiki-doKeijo1281849492528,82330,61785,7655,8Kyunggi, Keiki, Kyöng-kwi
Zenra Hoku-doZenshu855033011553,11535,81220,6367,4North Cholla, North Zenra, North-Chölla
Chusei Hoku-doSeishu74152863905,3913,4777,3263,0North Chungchung, North Chusei, North-Chhungchhöng
Keisho Hoku-doTaikyu1898573302479,72469,12112,4577,5North Kyungsang, North Keisho, North-Kyöng-sang
Zenra Nan-doKoshu1388253602482,42409,61954,6403,3South Cholla, South Zenra, South-Chölla
Chusei Nan-doTaiden810431291518,61469,61139,7394,5South Chungchung, South Chusei, South-Chhungchhöng
Keisho Nan-doFusan1230247502225,52191,51796,3479,9South Kyungsang, South Keisho, South-Kyöng-sang
Seoul201,5
TOTAL:2207328522522633,821891,217289,75415,4
former division:
Seoul199,1
Kyongkwi637,5
Kangwön325,8
Hamgyöng666,3
Hwanghai564,7
Phyöngan1288,5
Chhungchhöng864,9
Kyöngsang1588,6
Chölla1158,9
TOTAL:7294,3

The data of the 19th century are not always reliable.
Last revision and update on 2001.02.08 by Jan Lahmeyer

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