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Korea
조선/朝鮮 (North Korean)
한국/韓國 (Sooth Korean)

Banner o Korea
Location o  Korea  (green)
Location o  Korea  (green)
Lairgest ceety Seoul
Leid(s) Korean
Demonym Korean
Sovereign states North Korea
Sooth Korea
Leaders
Kim Jong-un
Moon Jae-in
Aurie
• Total
219,155 km2 (84,616 sq mi)[1][2]
• Water (%)
2.8
Population
• 2017 estimate
~77 million
• Density
349.06/km2 (904.1/sq mi)
GDP (nominal) 2019 estimate
• Tot
$1.7 trillion[3]
• Per capita
$22,000
Currency North Korean won (₩)
Sooth Korean won ()
Time zone UTC+9[4] (KST)
ISO 3166 code KP

Korea (/kəˈrə/ kə-REE; Korean: 한국 Hanguk [hanɡuːk] or 조선 Joseon [tɕosʌn] – (see etymology)) is an East Asie geographic region that is currently dividit intae twa separate sovereign statesNorth Korea an Sooth Korea. Locatit on the Korean Peninsulae, Korea is bordered bi the Fowkrepublic o Cheenae tae the northwast, Roushie tae the northeast, an is separatit frae Japan tae the east bi the Korea Strait an the Sea o Japan (East Sea), an separatit frae the Republic o Cheenae (Taiwan) tae the sooth bi the East Cheenae Sea.

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