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Kangwon-do (North Korea)

Kangwon-do (North Korea)
NameKangwon
Hangul강원도
Hanja江原道
McCune-ReischauerKangwŏn-do
GovernmentProvince
CapitalWŏnsan
RegionGwandong
(Yeongseo: western Kangwŏn; Yeongdong: eastern Kangwŏn)
DialectKangwŏn, Hamgyŏng
TotalArea????
PopDate2008
Population1,477,582
Cities2
Counties15

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Kangwŏn (Kangwŏn-do) is a province of North Korea, with its capital at Wŏnsan. Before the division of Korea in 1945, Kangwŏn and its South Korean neighbour Gangwon-do (also spelled Kangwon-do) formed a single province that excluded Wŏnsan.


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