Ansan sees 1.6 times increase in multicultural students over past 5 years
Updated: 2022-05-11 10:00:54 KST
The city of Ansan, which has the largest foreign population in South Korea, is seeing an increase in students from multicultural families.
Data released on Wednesday shows that the number of school-age students from a multicultural family has grown one.six fold over the past five years.
Around 5,5-hundred multicultural students were living in Ansan as of last year, roughly 8 percent of the student population.
This figure is expected to rise further, as more multicultural babies are being born in the city.