Saturday, October 16, 2010
officially crossed the fifty million mark. It was a baby girl born on September 13. Interestingly, the 49,999,999th ROK resident was a baby born to a Vietnamese woman from Kyŏnggi-do Province.
Still, with so many couples have just one baby or none, we are haunted by the same inverted population pyramid that has been plaguing Japan.
Really, there needs to be some sort of campaign for couples to get to baby making. We can call it "ROK On!" and it should involve romantic music and daycare vouchers.