SOUTH KOREA

historical demographical data of the whole country


population year   population year   population year   population year
                     
12487,0 1900   19235,0 1930   24989,0 c1960   43411,0 c1990
12550,0 1901   19710,0 1931   25766,0 1961   43296,0 1991
12613,0 1902   20037,0 1932   26513,0 1962   43748,0 1992
12676,0 1903   20206,0 1933   27262,0 1963   44195,0 1993
12740,0 c1904   20513,0 1934   27984,0 1964   44642,0 1994
12804,0 1905   20881,0 1935   28705,0 1965   44609,0 c1995
12868,0 1906   21374,0 1936   29160,0 c1966   45525,0 1996
12933,0 1907   21683,0 1937   30131,0 1967   45954,0 1997
12998,0 1908   21951,0 1938   30838,0 1968   46287,0 1998
13063,0 1909   22098,0 1939   31544,0 1969   46617,0 e1999m
13129,0 1910   22955,0 1940   31466,0 c1970   45985,3 c2000
13832,0 c1911   23913,0 1941   32883,0 1971   47343,0 e2001m
14576,0 1912   25525,0 1942   33505,0 1972     2002
15170,0 1913   25827,0 1943   34103,0 1973     2003
15621,0 1914   25120,0 1944   34692,0 1974     2004
15958,0 1915   22245,0 1945   34707,0 c1975   48397,0 2005ep
16309,0 1916   19369,3 c1946sp   35849,0 1976     2006
16617,0 1917   19886,0 1947   36412,0 1977     2007
16697,0 1918   20027,0 1948   36969,0 1978     2008
16784,0 1919   20208,0 1949   37534,0 1979     2009
16850,0 1920   20356,0 1950   37436,0 c1980   49872,0 2010ep
17059,0 c1921   20370,0 1951   38723,0 1981     2011
17208,0 1922   20480,0 1952   39326,0 1982     2012
17447,0 1923   20670,0 1953   39910,0 1983     2013
17619,0 1924   21000,0 1954   40406,0 1984     2014
18081,0 1925   21424,0 1955   40448,0 c1985   51073,0 2015ep
18615,0 1926   20724,0 1956   41214,0 1986   52072,0 2020ep
18631,0 1927   21321,0 1957   41622,0 1987   52946,0 2025ep
18667,0 1928   21910,0 1958   42031,0 1988   53679,0 2030ep
18784,0 1929   22974,0 1959   42449,0 1989   52625,0 2050ep
                     

Particulars:
Source 1956-1989: "Korea annual", vol. 32 (1996); and for the years 1990-2001: "Korea statistical yearbook".
Figures in italic prior to 1950 according to source "KB".
Except for the census data the figures of the other years are mid-year estimates.
File created on 1996-01-22; revised on 2001-02-09; last modified 2003-07-22 by Jan Lahmeyer

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