Population of South Korea (2017)

South Korea population

49,265,876

Births this year: 1,144,696 Births today 419
Deaths this year 918,806 Deaths today 336

South Korea Population by Religions(2010 survey)

Region Name Percents Number
Christian (Protestant, Roman Catholic) 31.6% 15,496,636 people
Buddhist 24.2% 11,867,677 people
other or unknown 0.9% 441,360 people
none 43.3% 21,234,314 people

South Korea Population by Ethnic groups (2010 survey)

Ethnic groups Name Percents Number
homogeneous 100% 49,039,986 people

South Korea population by Age group

Age Both Sexes Population Male Population Female Population Both Sexes (%) Male (%) Female (%) Sex ratio (female/male)
Total 49,039,986 24,516,570 24,523,416 100 100 100 100
00-04 2,069,969 1,069,017 1,000,952 4.2 4.4 4.1 106.8%
05-09 2,195,904 1,137,884 1,058,020 4.5 4.6 4.3 107.5%
10-14 2,666,704 1,397,042 1,269,662 5.4 5.7 5.2 110%
15-19 3,292,700 1,737,370 1,555,330 6.7 7.1 6.3 111.7%
20-24 3,335,828 1,777,901 1,557,927 6.8 7.3 6.4 114.1%
25-29 3,138,831 1,656,091 1,482,740 6.4 6.8 6 111.7%
30-34 3,968,869 2,086,425 1,882,444 8.1 8.5 7.7 110.8%
35-39 3,665,836 1,884,027 1,781,809 7.5 7.7 7.3 105.7%
40-44 4,181,249 2,063,088 2,118,161 8.5 8.4 8.6 97.4%
45-49 4,039,082 2,034,213 2,004,869 8.2 8.3 8.2 101.5%
50-54 4,181,967 2,091,028 2,090,939 8.5 8.5 8.5 100%
55-59 3,641,298 1,812,384 1,828,914 7.4 7.4 7.5 99.1%
60-64 2,452,233 1,199,667 1,252,566 5 4.9 5.1 95.8%
65-69 1,992,783 939,914 1,052,869 4.1 3.8 4.3 89.3%
70-74 1,654,048 722,266 931,782 3.4 2.9 3.8 77.5%
75-79 1,303,029 522,152 780,877 2.7 2.1 3.2 66.9%
80-84 757,782 258,882 498,900 1.5 1.1 2 51.9%
85-89 346,516 94,704 251,812 0.7 0.4 1 37.6%
90-94 125,894 27,946 97,948 0.3 0.1 0.4 28.5%
95-99 25,879 4,198 21,681 0.1 0 0.1 19.4%
100+ 3,585 371 3,214 0 0 0 11.5%

South Korea population age chart

South Korea population Chart age structure

South Korea sex ratio chart

South Korea sex ratio

Working age in South Korea

Chart working age in South Korea

South Korea Population by year

Year
Population
1960
25,012,374
1965
28,704,674
1970
32,240,827
1975
35,280,725
1980
38,123,775
1985
40,805,744
1990
42,869,283
1995
45,092,991
2000
47,008,111
2003
47,859,311
2004
48,039,415
2005
48,138,077
2006
48,371,946
2007
48,597,652
2008
48,948,698
2009
49,182,038
2010
49,410,366
2011
49,779,440
2012
50,004,441
2013
50,219,669

Chart population history in South Korea