Practical information

The country in numbers
Country's full name
Republic of Korea
Area in Km2
100,210
Population
50,219,669 population
Capital
Seoul
Religion
30% Christian; 23% Buddhist; 47% Other
Government
Unitary presidential constitutional republic
Language
Official language
Korean
Languages spoken
None
Time
UTC (Coordinated Universal Time Greenwich)
+9
Currency
Currency
South-Korean Won
Dangers and annoyances
Dangers and annoyances
Possible war risk
Border Issues
Airports customs
Drugs possession
Not allowed
Theft & Scams
None
Credit cards
Popular
Yes
Cards
American express, Diners club, Mastercard, Visa
Tips
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Internet and telephony
Calling code
+82
Internet availability
High
Electricity
V
220
Hz
60