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North Korea's Quick Facts

Land Area 120,408 km2
Water Area 130 km2
Total Area 120,538 km2
Population 25,115,311
Population Density 208.36 / km2
Government Type Communist State
GDP (PPP) $40.00 Billion
GDP Per Capita $0
Currency Won (KPW)
Largest Cities
  • P'yongyang (3,084,244)
  • Chongjin (642,447)
  • Hamhung (548,992)
  • Wonsan (353,043)
  • Sinuiju (326,438)
  • Animal: Chollima
  • Coat of Arms:

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  • Coat of Arms: North Korea's national emblem was adopted in 1948, and consists of the Sup'ung Dam under Baekdu Mountain with rice making up the border.

    The red ribbon below the emblem reads: "The Democratic People's Republic of Korea" in Hangul characters.
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  • Motto: "Powerful and Prosperous Nation"

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