How come north Korea population is so much smaller compared to south Korea?

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  • Anonymous
    4 weeks ago
    Best Answer

    They don't import nearly as much food, very little immigration, an oppressed and overworked population tends to make less babies and our records are probably not very accurate anyway.

    It is alleged NK is rife with famine and disease. That doesn't make procreation a very appealing idea.

  • 4 weeks ago

    its more than just population numbers ..the north koreans are close to 5" shorter ...bad diet

  • In
    Lv 6
    4 weeks ago

    Frequently famine, over-work, executions, no immigration, etc...

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