Pyongyang is one of the most populated cities in North Korea, and at the same time, this city is the capital of this country as well. Located in Asia, you may find the city easily with the following GPS coordinates: 39.09N latitude / 125.30E longitude. For routing in Pyongyang, please check the free driving directions Pyongyang service below.
When you visit North Korea, be prepared that the official spoken language(s) is Korean, and the officially used currency is Korean People’s Won (KPW).
Pyongyang, the capital city, has numerous population; 3 222 000 counted together with the city’s metropolitan areas. While Pyongyang counts around the inhabitants mentioned earlier, the mother country, North Korea, bears 25,368,620 sum citizens spreading on its 46 540,74 sq mi / 120 540 km2 territory.
The form of the ruling government in North Korea is Unitary one-party republic, and interestingly note that the people here share the motto: N/A, while salute for the national anthem called: Aegukka.
Please have a look at the information page of this country for a wide range of information such as economic data, population, geographical knowledge, additional North Korea Google maps, satellite imagery, etc.
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Short geographic information for North Korea
Korea is a 600-mile (966km) peninsula jutting out from Manchuria and China (and a small portion of the USSR). North Korea occupies an area – slightly smaller than Pennsylvania – north of the 38th parallel. The country is almost completely covered by a series of north-south mountain ranges separated by narrow valleys. The Yalu River forms part of the northern border with Manchuria.