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  • Population Projections for Korea
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  • Overview
    • Overview
      Title Population Projections for Korea
      Type of statistics
      • General and processed statistics
      • Statistics on population
      Purpose
      • To provide basic data for short and long-term national development plans and academic studies by drawing up various population-related economic and social indicators
      • 5-year basis Population and Housing Census shows social and economic characteristics and population size at the time of survey. However, The Census does not indicate the trend of population growth in the future.
      • Population Projections are estimated on the basis of census data and results from surveys on birth, death and international migration between the censuses.
      Periodicity Generally a year after the Population and Housing Census
      History
      • 1964: The first Population Projections (1960 ~ 2000) on the basis of the results from the 1960 Population Census
      • 1970: Population Projections (1966 ~ 1986) on the basis of the results from the 1966 Population Census
      • 1976: Population Projections (1975 ~ 1985) on the basis of the results from the 1975 Population Census
      • 1976: Revised Population Projections from the results of the Population Census carried out between 1960 and 1975
      • 1981: Population Projections (1976 ~ 2050) on the basis of the results from the 1980 Population Census
      • 1986: Population Projections (1981 ~ 2025) on the basis of the results from the 1985 Population Census
      • 1988: Population Projections (1985 ~ 2020) on the basis of the results from the 1985 Population Census
      • 1991: Population Projections (1986 ~ 2021) on the basis of the results from the 1990 Population Census
      • 1996: The first issuing of the Report to contain Population Projections (1991 ~ 2030) and various population indices (birth rate, death rate, and life expectancy) on the basis of the results from the 1995 Population Census
      • 2001: The second issuing of the Report to contain Population Projections (1996 ~ 2050) and various population indices (birth rate, death rate, and life expectancy) on the basis of the results from the 2000 Population Census
      • 2005: Population Projections (2001 ~ 2050) by considering population fluctuation on the basis of the results of the 2000 Population Census
      • 2006: Population Projections (2001 ~ 2050) and various population-related indicators (birth rate, death rate and life expectancy) on the basis of the results from the 2005 Population Census
  • Data Provision
    • Data Provision
      Announcement method To publicize data on the Internet
      Announcement periodicity Occasional
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