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General information

 South KoreaMalaysia
Region:East AsiaSoutheast Asia
Area:100,339 km²330,345 km²
Official language:KoreanMalay
Government form:Presidential republicFederal constitutional monarchy
Independent since:1948 n.Chr.1957 n.Chr.
Capital:SeoulKuala Lumpur

Population

 South KoreaMalaysia
Population:51,709,00031,950,000
Inhabitants/km²:515.396.7
Life expectancy males:Ø 80 yearsØ 74 years
Life expectancy females:Ø 86 yearsØ 78 years
Average age:Ø 39.4 yearsØ 27.4 years
Birthrate:6.40 ‰16.75 ‰
Deathrate:5.80 ‰5.09 ‰
Migrationrate:2.65 ‰1.49 ‰

Quality of life

Values from 0 (bad) to 100 (very good)
Visit also: Explanations and country ranking on quality of life (in german only)

 South KoreaMalaysia
Political stability:8272
Civil rights:7458
Health:9161
Climate:5341
Cost of Living:4144
Popularity:4546

Economy

 South KoreaMalaysia
Currency: Won
(1 KRW = 100 Chon)
Ringgit
(1 MYR =100 Sen)
Unemployment rate:4.1 %4.6 %
Inflation rate:0.38 %0.66 %
Cost of Living:94.57 %48.04 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:33.20 %38.70 %
Average income:33,790 US$11,230 US$
Corruption index:61 (moderate)51 (moderate)


 KOR:
total
per 1000
inh.
MYS:
total
per 1000
inh.
Gross domestic product:1,646,739 M US$31.85 M US$364,681 M US$11.41 M US$
Gross national product:1,747,193 M US$33.79 M US$358,835 M US$11.23 M US$
Exported goods:669,594 M US$12.95 M US$237,831 M US$7.44 M US$
Imported goods:615,759 M US$11.91 M US$210,680 M US$6.59 M US$

Infrastructure

 KOR:
total
per 1000
inh.
MYS:
total
per 1000
inh.
Roadways:100,428 km1.94 km144,403 km4.52 km
Railways:3,979 km0.08 km1,851 km0.06 km
Waterways:1,600 km0.03 km7,200 km0.23 km
Harbours:1,8800.0361,7480.055
Airports:1110.0021140.004

Energy balance

 KOR:
total
per 1000
inh.
MYS:
total
per 1000
inh.
Energy consumption:507.60 bn kWh9.82 m kWh136.90 bn kWh4.28 m kWh
Energy production:526.00 bn kWh10.17 m kWh148.30 bn kWh4.64 m kWh
Energy export:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh3.00 m kWh93.90 kWh
Energy imports:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh33.00 m kWh1,032.87 kWh
CO2 emissions:620.30 m t11,996.00 t248.29 m t7,771.22 t

Telecommunication

 South KoreaMalaysia
International dialing:+82+60
Internet domain:.kr.my

 KOR
total
KOR
per 1000
inh.
MYS
total
MYS
per 1000
inh.
Landlines:24,727,4004786,474,400203
Mobile phones:68,892,500133244,601,4001396
Internet server:315,6976422,47013
Internet users:49,722,22896226,905,930842

Healthcare system

 South KoreaMalaysia
Hospital beds per 1000 pop.:11.501.90
Physicians per 1000 inh.:2.371.51
Diabetes:6.9 %16.7 %
Tuberculosis:0.6 %0.9 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:82.0 %79.0 %
Smokers:22.0 %21.8 %

Climate

Detailed info for: South Korea and Malaysia

 South KoreaMalaysia
Daytime temperatures:18.2 °C31.9 °C
Nighttime temperatures:9.9 °C24.4 °C
Water temperature:12.8 °C28.2 °C
Rel. humidity:69 %84 %
Rain days:6.912.9
Sunshine hours per day:6.16.4

Native languages

 South KoreaMalaysia
Korean:99.9 %n/a
Malay:n/a58.4 %
Chinese:0.1 %7.4 %
Tamil:n/a3.9 %
Hakka:n/a3.3 %
Iban:n/a2.8 %
English:n/a1.6 %
Dusun:n/a1.1 %
other:0.0 %21.5 %

Religions

 South KoreaMalaysia
Islam:n/a61.3 %
nondenominational:43.3 %0.8 %
Christianity:31.6 %9.2 %
Buddhism:24.2 %19.8 %
Hinduism:n/a6.3 %
Sikhism:n/a0.3 %
other:0.9 %2.3 %