Yodok

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Yodok
Chosŏn'gŭl 요덕군
Hancha 耀
McCune–Reischauer Yodŏk kun
Revised Romanization Yodeok-gun
Statistics
Population (1991) 33,000 (est.)
Admeenistrative diveesions 1 ŭp, 16 ri

Yodok is a coonty in Hamgyongnam-do, North Korea. Oreeginally pairt o Yonghung Coonty, it became a separate entity as pairt o the 1952 reorganisation o local govrenment.

Physical featurs[eedit | eedit soorce]

Maist o the coonty is muntainous. Yodok is traversed bi the Rangrim an Puktaebong ranges. The chief river is the Ryonghung. The heichest point is Raganbong. Roughly 90% o the coonty's aurie is forestland.

Economy[eedit | eedit soorce]

Due tae the ruggit terrain, agricultur is nearly impossible. Housomeivver, a few ferms are tuckit intae the muntains, harvestin maize, soybeans, millet, wheat an barley.

Transport[eedit | eedit soorce]

An aw due tae the muntains, Yodok is no connectit tae the rail grid. It is reachable anerlie bi road.

Camp[eedit | eedit soorce]

Yodok is the steid o the Yodok concentration camp.

See an aw[eedit | eedit soorce]

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