Congress Report
Photo: Gyeongju City, Republic of Korea
Chungcheongnam-do Province

Head of Provincial Government

Mr. KIM Tae-heum, Governor
Assumed the governorship in July 2022 (first term) 



Chungcheongnam-do Province Seal


8,247 km2 (As of December, 2023)


2,130,509 (As of January, 2024)
Men: 1,092,059 Women: 1,038,450


KRW 128.4881 trillion (As of 31, December, 2022) * Ranked No. 3
Per capita: KRW 58.93 million (As of 31, December, 2022) * Ranked No. 2


Hongbuk-myeon, Hongseong-gun

Geographic features

Chungcheongnam-do is located in the middle of the Korean Peninsula. It belongs to the temperate zone of the mid-latitude climate with four distinct seasons. On the other hand, it is the gateway of South Korea, which has been passing through Seoul, Busan, Mokpo 1st Route, Gyeongbu / Honam Line, Gyeongbu / Honam Expressway and West Coast Expressway. It is located in 1 hour to the capital Seoul and 3 hours to Busan and Mokpo.

Location of provincial offices

Daejeon Metropolitan City

Main industries

Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries 3.9%, Mining 0.1%, Manufacturing 55.2%, Electricity, Gas and Waterworks 0.9%, Construction 6.1%, Service and Other 35.5%
(As of 31, December, 2022)



Tree: Pine tree
Flower: Chrysanthemum
Bird: Goshawk
Fish/Shellfish : Crab (newly added in August, 2020)


Number of visitors

16,645,000 (Korean 16,543,000 and Foreign 102,000, December 2023) *Sources: Korea Tourism Data Lab

Administrative divisions

Chungcheongnam-do Province --- 8 cities, 7 counties

Official website

Source: Official website of Chungcheongnam-do Province
(As of March, 2024)