A new study shows that Busan, Ulsan and Gyeongnam have the highest rate of foreign workers in the country.
According to a survey on foreign employment by the National Statistical Office, a total of 938,000 foreign workers were employed throughout the country as of the end of May, with an employment rate of 68.3%.
The rate for Busan, Ulsan and Gyeongnam was slightly higher at 74.6%, the highest rate among the country’s seven regions.
The total number of foreign employees in Busan, Ulsan and Gyeongnam was 119,000.
It’s the third highest total in the country after the Gyeonggi-Incheon region and Seoul.
Source: Busan eFM News
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