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Democratic People's Republic of Korea - Total population

25,429,985 (persons) in 2017

In 2017, population for Democratic People's Republic of Korea was 25.4 million persons. Population of Democratic People's Republic of Korea increased from 13.6 million persons in 1968 to 25.4 million persons in 2017 growing at an average annual rate of 1.29 %.

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What is population?

Total population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship--except for refugees not permanently settled in the country of asylum, who are generally considered part of the population of their country of origin. The values shown are midyear estimates.

What is Democratic People's Republic of Korea population?

Date Value Change, %
2017 25,429,985 0.48 %
2016 25,307,744 0.49 %
2015 25,183,833 0.50 %
2014 25,057,752 0.51 %
2013 24,929,452 0.52 %
2012 24,800,612 0.52 %
2011 24,673,385 0.51 %
2010 24,548,836 0.49 %
2009 24,428,341 0.49 %
2008 24,310,142 0.50 %
2007 24,188,331 0.55 %
2006 24,054,864