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Metropolitan City in South Korea

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NameNativeStatusPopulation
Estimate
1997-12-31
Population
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2002-12-31
Population
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2007-12-31
Population
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2012-12-31
Population
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2018-12-31
Busan부산광역시Metropolitan City3,865,1143,747,3693,615,1013,573,5333,487,191
Buk-gu [North Distrikt]북구City District296,476321,473326,602314,085299,266
Busanjin-gu부산진구City District441,781421,759404,331395,032364,819
Dong-gu [East District]동구City District140,894121,821105,97099,90788,626
Dongnae-gu동래구City District302,766291,020285,789279,805267,452
Gangseo-gu강서구City District68,89158,88755,04670,356128,204
Geumjeong-gu금정구City District302,885280,692260,844258,066247,389
Gijang-gun기장군County74,58276,95980,438116,064166,899
Haeundae-gu해운대구City District381,331403,598426,138431,526413,386
Jung-gu [Central District]중구City District61,71756,26050,93249,40744,639
Nam-gu [South District]남구City District308,804306,150298,898294,673285,635
Saha-gu사하구City District395,181380,550368,371356,769332,062
Sasang-gu사상구City District295,067296,208268,880254,377228,542
Seo-gu [West District]서구City District168,422149,014133,666122,040112,377
Suyeong-gu수영구City District194,709178,618179,100177,678177,566
Yeongdo-gu영도구City District198,534175,559156,661141,422121,704
Yeonje-gu연제구City District233,074228,801213,435212,326208,625
Daehan Minguk [South Korea]대한민국Republic46,885,25548,517,87150,034,35751,881,25553,072,685

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 2018)
Males1,718,266
Females1,768,925
Age Groups (E 2018)
0-14 years383,378
15-64 years2,513,210
65+ years590,603
Age Distribution (E 2018)
0-9 years252,537
10-19 years298,820
20-29 years463,698
30-39 years467,163
40-49 years532,615
50-59 years596,726
60-69 years489,297
70-79 years273,190
80+ years113,145
Nationality (E 2018)
Korea3,441,453
Other nationality45,738

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