• PEOPLE NAME: KOREAN OF SOUTH KOREA

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PEID: 48088

ROP: 105225

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Affinity Group: East Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: East Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Korean

Language: Korean - (kor)

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Primary Religion: Non-Religious

Country: South Korea

Also found in: Argentina; Australia; Brazil; Canada; China; Dominican Republic; France; Germany; Guatemala; Honduras; Iran; Japan; Kazakhstan; Kyrgyzstan; Madagascar; Mongolia; Mozambique; Netherlands; New Zealand; North Korea; Panama; Paraguay; Russia; Singapore; Spain; Taiwan; Thailand; Turkmenistan; United Kingdom; United States; Uzbekistan

Population: 50,470,000

Global Population: 84,305,075


PEID: 48088

ROP: 105225

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Korean of South Korea, numbering 50,470,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Korean people cluster within the East Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 84,305,075 in 32 countries. Their primary language is Korean. The primary religion practiced by the Korean is defined as "Non-Religious", a term encompassing varieties of unbelievers ranging from indifferent to militantly hostile toward organized religion.


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