• PEOPLE NAME: KOREANS OF SOUTH KOREA

Affinity Group: Asian Pacific Rim Peoples

Affinity Bloc: East Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Korean

Language: Korean - (kor)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Unaffiliated

Country: South Korea

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

Population: 49,920,000

Global Population: 81,371,825


PEID: 48088

ROP: 105225

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Koreans of South Korea, numbering 49,920,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Korean people cluster within the East Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 81,371,825 in 34 countries. Their primary language is Korean. The primary religion practiced by the Koreans is unaffiliated, a term encompassing agnostics, atheists, secularists, and others unaffiliated with established religious traditions.


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