Number of households reached 5.89 mil in 2008 in Dem. People's Republic of Korea, according to the National Statistical Office. This is the same as in the previous year.
Historically, number of households in Dem. People's Republic of Korea reached an all time high of 5.89 mil in 2008 and an all time low of 5.89 mil in 2008. When compared to Dem. People's Republic of Korea's main peers, number of households in China amounted to 425 mil, 49.8 mil in Japan, 16.8 mil in South Korea and 21.9 mil in Vietnam in 2008.
Dem. People's Republic of Korea has been ranked 40th within the group of 115 countries we follow in terms of number of households.
A household is defined as a group of one or more persons living together who make common provision for food or other essentials for living.