Ireland -v- South Korea


I decided I’d analyse the data out there and give a comparison betweenIreland and Korea. Make your own assumptions.

Korea – The People

Population: 48.75 million punters – Seoul 10 million punters
Nationality: noun – Korean(s)
adjective – Korean
Urbanised: 83%
Median age: 38
Life expectancy: 79
Population growth: 0.23%
Religion:  Christian 26.3% (Protestant 19.7%, Roman Catholic 6.6%), Buddhist 23.2%, other or unknown 1.3%, none 49.3% (1995 census)
Education expeditures: 4.7% of GDP

Ireland – The People

Population:  4.6 million punters – 1.1 million punters
Nationality: noun – Irishman(men),  Irishwoman(women), Irish (collective plural)
adjective – Irish
Urbanised: 62%
Median age: 34
Life expectancy: 80
Population growth: 1%
Religion: Roman Catholic 87.4%, Church of Ireland 2.9%, other Christian 1.9%, other 2.1%, unspecified 1.5%, none 4.2% (2006 census)
Education expenditures: 4.9% of GDP Continue reading