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Keywords of Gyeonggi

Gyeonggi-do, the most attractive area in Korea.


Gyeonggi-do geographically surrounds Seoul, the capital of Korea, and it is the center and a financial hub of Korea. It has easy
access to two airports and two ports, so any city in Northeast Asia can be reached in two hours from Gyeonggi-do.
The capitals of Baekje, Goryeo and Joseon were also in Gyeonggi-do. And now, the best IT industries and tourism of Korea begin in Gyeonggi-do.

As the center of the Korean Peninsula in the east of the Asian Continent, Gyeonggi-do is:

  • Located in the center of the Korean Peninsula situated between China and Japan.
  • Located at 126 degrees east longitude and between 36 and 38 degrees north latitude
  • Area: 10,185㎠, which is 10% of the gross area of Korea
  • A strategic location of the Northeast Asian economy

Gyeonggi-do has the best and largest healthcare infrastructure in Korea, as well as:

  • 20% of Korean medical institutes (10,864) and 49 general hospitals
  • 18.4% of total sickbeds (87,806 in total)
  • 7,358 doctors (16% of domestic doctors) in total and 18.6% of healthcare providers
  • 40% of pharmaceutical firms / medical appliance manufacturers of Korea.