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Map of North Korea

Map of North Korea

Also Known As: Korea, North
Bordering Countries: China, South Korea
Demonym: Korean, North Korean
Motto: Powerful and Prosperous Nation
Population: 24,851,627 (2014)
Population Growth Rate: 0.53% (2014)
Government: single-party socialist state
Capital City: Pyongyang
Capital Coordinates: 39°2′N 125°45′E
Capital Time Zone: UTC+9
Currency: North Korean Won
Currency Code: KPW
Currencies Issued: chon won
GDP: $26.2 billion (2008)
Per Capita Income: $776 (2008)
GDP Growth Rate: 1.30% (2012)
Foreign Debt: $12.5 billion (2001)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: KP
Internet Country Code: .kp
Calling Code: 850
Electrical Generation Capacity: 9500000 kW (2011)
Area: 120,538 square km (120,408 km land) (130 km water)
Coastline: 2,495 km
Lowest Point: Sea of Japan (0 m)
Highest Point: Paektu-san (2,744 m)
Life Expectancy: 69.81 years (2014)
Fertility Rate: 2.01 (2012)
Infant Mortality Rate: 24.50 per 1000 (2014)
Adult Obesity Prevalence: 3.90% (2008)
Corruption Perception Index: 1.0 (2011)
Literacy: 99.00 percent

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 9

Number of coins in catalogue: 1

Number of stamps in catalogue: 16

Location of North Korea in Asia

Regional Map for North Korea

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