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Uiryeong County (Korean: 의령군Uiryeong-gun Hanja:宜寧郡) is a county in South Gyeongsang Province, South Korea. It is known to be one of the least populated counties in South Korea. In 1938, citizen of Uiryeong, Lee Byung-chull, founded Samsung in nearby Daegu. On the evening of April 26, 1982, policeman Woo Bum-kon went on shooting rampage through several villages in the county; killing 56 people and wounding 35 others. It was the worst recorded spree killing in known history until the 2011 Norway attacks.


Discover the beauty of the city's striking landscope, welcome to Uiryeong-gun, South Korea. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Busan, South Korea. Busan is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Haeundae Beach, Haedong Yonggungsa Temple, Yongdusan Park. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Uiryeong-gun*

  • Uiryeong-gun: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Uiryeong-gun for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Uiryeong-gun.

    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 100 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
  • Living in Uiryeong-gun - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 90.63 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Uiryeong-gun

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Uiryeong-gun

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.09 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.07 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 31.44 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 75.27 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 63.48 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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