General Information for North Korea North Korea Flag Icon

What is the capital city of North Korea ?Pyongyang
What is the total area of North Korea ? (km2)120.538
What is the population in North Korea ? (2020)25.778.816
What is the median age in North Korea ?35
What is the iso country code for North Korea ? (2lt)KP
What is the iso country code for North Korea ? (3lt)PRK
What continent is North Korea in ?Asia
What currency is used in North Korea ?North Korean Won
What is the currency code for North Korea ?KPW
What is the tel code for North Korea ?+850
What language use in North Korea ?Korean
What is the language code for Korean ?KO
What is the internet TLD code for North Korea ?.kp
Where is the highest place in North Korea ?Paektu-san (2744 m.)
Where is the lowest place in North Korea ?Sea of Japan (0 m.)

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Worldbank Country Statistics for North Korea

World map icon Diabetes prevalence (% of population ages 20 to 79)6,4
World map icon Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments (%)17,61
World map icon Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)3,301
World map icon Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)3,616
World map icon Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)2,955
World map icon Unemployment, youth total (% of total labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)7,303
World map icon Unemployment, youth male (% of male labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)8,074
World map icon Unemployment, youth female (% of female labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)6,504
World map icon Labor force, total16.531.500
World map icon Labor force, female (% of total labor force)47,6104
World map icon Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)80,508
World map icon Labor force participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)87,236
World map icon Ratio of female to male labor force participation rate (%) (modeled ILO estimate)85,0681
World map icon Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)74,21
World map icon Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)85,796
World map icon Labor force participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)90,378
World map icon Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)81,189
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)75,482
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)75,111
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)75,868
World map icon Employment in services (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)23,244
World map icon Employment in services, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)25,433
World map icon Employment in services, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)20,851
World map icon Employment in industry (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)16,887
World map icon Employment in industry, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)19,245
World map icon Employment in industry, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)14,309
World map icon GDP per person employed (constant 2011 PPP $)2.745,25
World map icon Contributing family workers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)38,017
World map icon Contributing family workers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)15,732
World map icon Contributing family workers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)62,377
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)33,269
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)41,852
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)23,888
World map icon Vulnerable employment, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)65,624
World map icon Vulnerable employment, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)56,372
World map icon Vulnerable employment, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)75,737
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)77,851
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)84,082
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)72,017
World map icon Self-employed, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)66,731
World map icon Self-employed, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)58,148
World map icon Self-employed, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)76,112
World map icon Employers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)1,107
World map icon Employers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)1,776
World map icon Employers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)0,375
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)69,969
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)69,047
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)70,934
World map icon Employment in agriculture (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)59,869
World map icon Employment in agriculture, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)55,322
World map icon Employment in agriculture, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)64,84
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$)25.759.100


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