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Gwangju

Metropolitan City in South Korea

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NameStatusNativePopulation
Census
1980-11-01
Population
Census
1990-11-01
Population
Census
2000-11-01
Population
Census
2010-11-01
Population
Census
2015-11-01
Population
Census
2020-11-01
GwangjuMetropolitan City광주광역시856,5451,139,0031,352,7971,475,7451,502,8811,477,573
Buk-gu [North Distrikt]City District북구223,894353,063477,962480,020459,715439,352
Dong-gu [East District]City District동구213,761191,843116,519104,639104,173106,005
Gwangsan-guCity District광산구103,607101,854248,015370,586411,722422,502
Nam-gu [South District]City District남구181,968281,566229,491215,270221,759214,860
Seo-gu [West District]City District서구133,315210,677280,810305,230305,512294,854
Daehan Minguk [South Korea]Republic대한민국37,436,31543,410,89946,136,10148,580,29351,069,37551,829,136

Source: National Statistical Office of the Republic of Korea (web).

Explanation: Since 2015, a register-based census is performed. Nevertheless, the results are not consistent with the population figures from the resident registration that are higher by about 3.5% on average.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (C 2020)
Males734,140
Females743,433
Age Groups (C 2020)
0-14 years194,754
15-64 years1,075,310
65+ years207,509
Age Distribution (C 2020)
0-9 years121,000
10-19 years155,531
20-29 years220,818
30-39 years192,329
40-49 years244,060
50-59 years237,751
60-69 years165,092
70-79 years94,012
80-89 years40,825
90+ years6,155
Nationality (C 2020)
Korea1,447,000
Other nationality30,573

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