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Metropolitan City in South Korea

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NameNativeStatusPopulation
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1997-12-31
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2002-12-31
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2007-12-31
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2012-12-31
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2017-12-31
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2019-12-31
Seoul서울특별시Metropolitan City10,389,05710,280,52310,421,78210,442,42610,124,57910,010,983
Dobong-gu도봉구City District388,620373,086378,559364,454346,234335,631
Dongdaemun-gu동대문구City District389,281384,356385,825375,683366,011363,023
Dongjak-gu동작구City District432,300404,872414,839416,268408,493408,912
Eunpyeong-gu은평구City District491,677471,873463,473505,902491,202484,546
Gangbuk-gu강북구City District368,412362,906348,702346,493328,002317,695
Gangdong-gu강동구City District493,910483,004469,021492,728440,359440,390
Gangnam-gu강남구City District555,355540,813569,176569,997561,052550,209
Gangseo-gu강서구City District519,554530,169566,495573,794608,255598,273
Geumcheon-gu금천구City District272,740264,004264,323260,734253,491251,820
Guro-gu구로구City District377,660415,789445,095454,478441,559439,371
Gwanak-gu관악구City District534,620524,560550,766540,520520,929517,334
Gwangjin-gu광진구City District397,824388,478386,367384,269372,298366,972
Jongno-gu종로구City District196,611184,224173,843173,148164,257161,869
Jung-gu [Central District]중구City District129,680141,603137,435140,807134,593136,488
Jungnang-gu중랑구City District475,662443,246431,406423,655412,780402,024
Mapo-gu마포구City District391,116378,777400,392393,576385,783385,925
Nowon-gu노원구City District587,428643,585621,192600,829558,075537,303
Seocho-gu서초구City District407,122393,583411,951439,998445,401435,107
Seodaemun-gu서대문구City District358,995368,001357,174324,733325,028323,171
Seongbuk-gu성북구City District478,812446,968477,358490,639455,407454,744
Seongdong-gu성동구City District326,026343,018341,620306,868312,711308,979
Songpa-gu송파구City District677,214649,888630,691680,150671,173682,741
Yangcheon-gu양천구City District485,914486,350508,566500,533475,018462,285
Yeongdeungpo-gu영등포구City District406,841412,152439,151426,876402,024400,986
Yongsan-gu용산구City District245,683245,218248,362255,294244,444245,185
Daehan Minguk [South Korea]대한민국Republic46,885,25548,517,87150,034,35751,881,25552,950,30653,121,668

Source: National Statistical Office of the Republic of Korea (web), Ministry of the Interior: Resident registration demographics (web), Korea Immigration Service (web).

Explanation: The tabulated population figures consist of Koreans registered as resident and of resident foreigners.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2019)
Males4,877,725
Females5,133,258
Age Groups (E 2019)
0-14 years1,051,862
15-64 years7,473,849
65+ years1,485,272
Age Distribution (E 2019)
0-9 years677,352
10-19 years834,131
20-29 years1,533,774
30-39 years1,562,578
40-49 years1,604,149
50-59 years1,600,120
60-69 years1,206,652
70-79 years686,099
80-89 years260,194
90+ years45,934
Nationality (E 2019)
Korea9,729,107
Other nationality281,876

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