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[Graphic News] Foreign residents growing

By Korea Herald
  • Published : Sept 10, 2013 - 21:19
  • Updated : Sept 10, 2013 - 21:19
The number of Seoul districts and provincial cities with more than 10,000 foreign residents stood at 44 as of Jan. 1, the Ministry of Security and Public Administration data showed Tuesday. The data also showed that foreign residents accounted for more than 5 percent of the population in 22 regions, with the figure being highest in Seoul’s Yeongdeungpo-gu where 13.7 percent of the population was of non-Korean nationality.