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    Korea, North People - 1991

      Population: 21,814,656 (July 1991), growth rate 1.9% (1991)

      Birth rate: 24 births/1,000 population (1991)

      Death rate: 6 deaths/1,000 population (1991)

      Net migration rate: 0 migrants/1,000 population (1991)

      Infant mortality rate: 30 deaths/1,000 live births (1991)

      Life expectancy at birth: 66 years male, 72 years female (1991)

      Total fertility rate: 2.5 children born/woman (1991)

      Nationality: noun--Korean(s); adjective--Korean

      Ethnic divisions: racially homogeneous

      Religion: Buddhism and Confucianism; religious activities now almost nonexistent

      Language: Korean

      Literacy: NA% (male NA%, female NA%)

      Labor force: 9,615,000; agricultural 36%, nonagricultural 64%; shortage of skilled and unskilled labor (mid-1987 est.)

      Organized labor: 1,600,000 members; single-trade union system coordinated by the General Federation of Trade Unions of Korea under the Central Committee

      NOTE: The information regarding Korea, North on this page is re-published from the 1991 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Korea, North People 1991 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Korea, North People 1991 should be addressed to the CIA.

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