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South Korea

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South Korea physical
Peninsula has lots of islands mountainous lots of waterways
Area
99,720
Natural resources
Graphite lead hydropower tungsten molybdenum
Land use
18.8 agricultural land 63.9 Forest 18 other
Population
51 million
Life expectancy
Male 79 female 86
Literacy rate
98
Government
Democracy
Voting age
19
Official name
Republic of Korea
Head of state
President elected political represents
Head of government
Prime minister elected actually govern
Members serve
Four years
Judicial branch
Supreme Court of south Korea
Chief justice service for
Six years
Other justices serve for
Six or more
GDP
1.404 trillion
Per capita GDP
37,900
Major industries
Electronics chemicals ship building building shipbuilding
Export partners
China US Hong Kong Vietnam Japan
Exchange rate
One US dollar equals 1167.6 South Korean one