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Gwangju

Metropolitan City in South Korea

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The population development in Gwangju as well as related information and services (Wikipedia, Google, images).

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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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2017-12-31
Population
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2019-12-31
Gwangju광주광역시Metropolitan City1,326,4781,401,5251,423,4601,483,7081,485,0491,480,293
Buk-gu [North Distrikt]북구City District464,986472,363469,013447,587443,532438,734
Dong-gu [East District]동구City District139,533117,696116,112106,65896,786100,504
Gwangsan-gu광산구City District231,439277,193320,395392,155416,285418,776
Nam-gu [South District]남구City District248,567221,673209,890219,385219,855219,613
Seo-gu [West District]서구City District241,953312,600308,050317,923308,591302,666
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)
Males733,760
Females746,533
Age Groups (E 2019)
0-14 years202,346
15-64 years1,082,265
65+ years195,682
Age Distribution (E 2019)
0-9 years127,542
10-19 years165,946
20-29 years217,701
30-39 years198,534
40-49 years247,347
50-59 years235,406
60-69 years153,817
70-79 years90,757
80-89 years37,500
90+ years5,743
Nationality (E 2019)
Korea1,456,468
Other nationality23,825

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