Digital Language Vitality | Korean

Korean (kor)



English name Korean
Native name 한국어
SIL code kor
Alternative names ch'ungch'ong north, ch'ungch'ong northern, ch'ungch'ong south, ch'ungch'ong southern, ch'ungch'ongdo, chaoxian, cheju island, chollado, chollado north, chollado northern, chollado south, chollado southern, dialects korean, hamgyongdo, hamgyongdo north, hamgyongdo northern, hamgyongdo south, hamgyongdo southern, hanguk mal, hanguk uh, hanguohua, hwanghaedo, kangwondo, korean, korean modern, korean 한국어, kyonggido, kyongsangdo, kyongsangdo north, kyongsangdo northern, kyongsangdo south, kyongsangdo southern, north p'yong'ando, northern p'yong'ando, p'yong'ando, p'yong'ando south, p'yong'ando southern, seoul, 한국어
Speakers L1: 77,155,030 (ethnologue),
L2: 200,000 (ethnologue)
Country South Korea
Region Eastern Asia
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code kor_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 1
In no
Vitality (Kornai, 2013) living

Language packs

Windows10 input method yes
Mac input no
Ubuntu input yes
Windows language pack yes
Mac language pack yes
Ubuntu language pack yes
Firefox language pack yes
Firefox dictionary yes
Office language pack yes
Office interface pack no


Has Wikipedia yes
Wikipedia articles 371,161
Wikipedia real articles 109,313
Wikipedia adjusted size 1,187,577,964
Wikipedia total 1,429,103
Wikipedia edits 20,047,428
Wikipedia admins 32
Wikipedia users 438,188
Wikipedia active users 2,173
Wikipedia images 12,893
Wikipedia depth 114
Has Wikipedia Incubator no

NLP tools

Hunspell status yes
Hunspell coverage None
TreeTagger no

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online 4
Primary texts all 4
Lexical resources online 3
Lexical resources all 8
Language descriptions online 9
Language descriptions all 22
Language in online resource 53
Language in any resource 55
Online resource about the language 24
Any resource about the language 57


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 4,596
Number of words 892,027
Number of characters None
Has FLOSS spell checkers yes
In Watchtower yes
Has UDHR translation yes

Indigenous Tweets project

Number of blogs None
Number of posts None
Number of words None
Number of users None
Number of tweets None

Swadesh lists

Has Swadesh 110 yes
Has Swadesh 207 yes

Other databases

Panlex translations 121
In WALS yes
In Omniglot yes
On yes
Uriel features 272
In Leipzig Corpora yes
In SIREN project no