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S. Korean Population Falls for 1st Time on Record Low Births

S. Korean Population Falls for 1st Time on Record Low Births

SEOUL, Jan. 3 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s population fell year-on-year for the first time in 2020, census data showed Sunday, with a record low number of births getting surpassed by deaths to cause a natural decrease. According to the latest census figures released by the Ministry of Interior and Safety, South Korea had 51,829,023 [...]

SKT, Statistics Agency Join Hands for Floating Population Mapping Service

SKT, Statistics Agency Join Hands for Floating Population Mapping Service

SEOUL, Dec. 9 (Korea Bizwire) — SK Telecom Co., a major telecommunication company in South Korea, said Monday it has joined hands with the country’s statistics agency to offer a mobile big data-based population mapping service. The service combines mobile data collected by SKT’s base stations nationwide and Statistics Korea’s data on population and households, [...]