China is a multi-ethnic country. There are about 2.5 million ethnic minorities in Jilin Province in Northeast China, accounting for about 10% of the total population of Jilin Province. Among them, the Korean nationality accounts for a large proportion.
Korean nationality in Jilin
The population of Korean nationality in Jilin Province is about 1.15 million. With the development of economy, the population of Korean nationality is increasing constantly. There is a Korean nationality gathering place in Jilin Province, Yanbian Korean Autonomous Prefecture, where the Korean population accounts for about 42% of the total Korean population in China.
The Korean nationality is one of the cross-border nationalities gradually formed by the successive immigration and settlement of the adjacent Korean Peninsula in Northeast China. The Korean nationality has its own language and writing. There is no final conclusion on the ownership of Korean, which is generally considered to belong to the Altaic language family. The Korean language used by the Korean people in China is called Korean, which is still similar to the Korean customs in terms of living customs.