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Source Information

Korea, South

Last updated on IDB: August 2016
Base Population
Item Base year Data source Data collection years Notes Ref. No.
Base Population 1990 census 1990 Census population moved to midyear. 1

Latest Data Used in the Estimates and Projections
Item Reference years Data source Data collection years Notes Ref. No.
Population 2015 census 2015 Census population data by sex and 5-year age groups used to evaluate the estimates and projections. 2
Fertility 2014 vital registration 2014 Registered births by age of mother. 3
Mortality 2014 vital registration 2014 Registered deaths by age and sex. 3
Migration 2014 official estimate 2014 Official migration estimates. 4

Ref. No. Citations
1 Korea National Statistical Office. 1992. 1990 Population and Housing Census Report, Volume 1 Whole Country. Seoul, Korea.
2 United Nations Statistics Division. 2016. United Nations Statistical Division Demographic Statistics. Accessed 4/28/16 at <http://data.un.org/Data.aspx?d=POP&f=tableCode%3A22>.
3 Korea National Statistical Office. 2015. Summary of Vital Statistics. Accessed 6/10/15 at <http://kosis.kr/eng/statisticsList/statisticsList_01List.jsp?vwcd=MT_ETITLE&parmTabId=M_01_01#SubCont>.
4 Korea National Statistical Office. 2016. International Migration by Age and Sex. Accessed 4/29/16 at <http://kosis.kr/statHtml/statHtml.do?orgId=101&tblId=DT_1B28025&language=en&conn_path=I3>.

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