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North Korea overview

North Korea is a country in Asia and his population is 22,912,177 inhabitants over an area of 120,540 km2. North Korea capital is Pyongyang and his main time zone (in capitale) is Asia/Pyongyang.

North Korea iso 3166 codes are KP (alpha-2), PRK (alpha-3) and 408 (numeric). North Korea FIPS code is KN. North Korea currency is Won and the dialing code is +850.

North Korea postal format is : - ( ).

Administrative divisions in North Korea : 9 Do (Provinces), 1 Chikhalsi (Capital city), 1 Teukbyeolsi (Special city), 157 Kun (Counties), 23 Si (Cities).

Largest cities in North Korea are : Pyongyang, Hamhŭng, Namp’o, Hŭngnam, Kaesŏng, Wŏnsan, Chongjin, Sariwŏn, Sinŭiju, Haeju.

Local time :
Local time
Capital :
Pyongyang
Population :
22,912,177
Area :
120,540 km2
Iso code :
KP
dialing code :
850
Currency :
Won

Largest cities in North Korea

CountryNorth Korea
ContinentAsia
CapitalPyongyang
Iso codesKP / PRK / 408
Time zoneAsia/Pyongyang
Total area120,540 km2
Dialing code+850
CurrencyWon
Internet tld.kp
Postal format -
GDP28 billion dollars
GDP per capita1,222 dollars
Neighbours countriesChina, South Korea, Russia.

North Korea administrative levels

Administrative nameAdmin levelTotal
Do (Provinces) Level 19
Chikhalsi (Capital city) Level 11
Teukbyeolsi (Special city) Level 11
Kun (Counties) Level 2157
Si (Cities) Level 223

Spoken languages in North Korea

Airports near Pyongyang (Capital of North Korea)

AirportCityDistance
Sunan International AirportPyongyang22 km
Haeju AirfieldHaeju115 km
Orang AirportChongjin425 km

North Korea first administrative level


Largest cities in North Korea

CityPopulationDistance from Pyongyang
Pyongyang3,222,0000 km
Hamhŭng559,056182 km
Namp’o455,00045 km
Hŭngnam346,082183 km
Kaesŏng338,155137 km
Wŏnsan329,207147 km
Chongjin327,000459 km
Sariwŏn310,10059 km
Sinŭiju288,112166 km
Haeju222,396111 km
Kanggye-si209,530227 km
Hyesan-si192,680335 km
Songnim152,42533 km
P’yŏngsŏng100,00026 km
Hyesan-dong97,794334 km
Yuktae-dong76,427234 km
Hongwŏn70,923219 km
Najin66,224525 km
Ongjin64,247127 km
Kilju63,652373 km
Chaeryŏng-ŭp53,33072 km
Anju50,19665 km
Ŭiju50,081167 km
Hoeryŏng43,831507 km
Sŭngho 1-tong39,84120 km
Changyŏn39,368104 km
Sunan36,67119 km
Hwangju-ŭp35,64141 km
Kyŏngsŏng35,604433 km
Aoji-ri34,248551 km
Nanam34,055447 km
Anbyŏn-ŭp31,845153 km
Kusŏng30,902114 km
Chŏngju29,06587 km
Kangdong-ŭp28,92232 km
Sŏnbong27,331538 km
Iwŏn-ŭp26,364287 km
Hŭkkyo-ri25,43726 km
Kosan24,822145 km
Yŏnan-ŭp22,665130 km
Namyang-dong22,218556 km
Yŏnggwang-ŭp21,882183 km
Musan-ŭp21,739460 km
Kowŏn-ŭp21,490136 km
Hoeyang21,111164 km
T’ongch’ŏn-ŭp20,575185 km
Kapsan-ŭp20,406315 km
Anak19,99562 km
Onsŏng19,806563 km
Kujang-ŭp19,52296 km
Sil-li19,46357 km
Chunghwa19,34619 km
Samho-rodongjagu19,025208 km
Sinmak18,66980 km
Sakchu-ŭp18,001163 km
Ayang-ni16,10488 km
Sinanju15,69364 km
Sinsang-ni14,960158 km
Pukchil-lodongjagu14,129130 km
Hau-ri13,581398 km
Yonggang-ŭp13,44035 km
Pyŏksŏng-ŭp12,937111 km
Koksan12,92384 km
Chasŏng12,736280 km
Kyŏngwŏn12,650560 km
Puryŏng12,267475 km
Komusan 1-tong12,242478 km
Sŭngjibaegam11,786357 km
Hoemul-li11,681427 km
Sŭngam-nodongjagu11,406443 km
Panghyŏn-dong11,026105 km
Kwaksan10,47893 km
Sangsŏng-ni9,88899 km
Yŏngbyŏn9,58487 km
Yŏmju-ŭp9,437138 km
Ungsang-nodongjagu8,410543 km
Ŭijin-dong0225 km
Kimch’aek-si0345 km
Hŭngju-dong0229 km


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