Identifying the boundaries east asia is a large expanse of territory with china as its largest country the countries of mongolia, north and south korea, and japan are china's neighbors the island of taiwan, off the eastern coast of china, has an independent government that has been separated from mainland china. East asian third-wave democracies are in distress of the relationship between a country's level of economic development and china mar–jun 00 18 mongolia oct–nov 00 11 japan jan–feb 00 1 18 south korea feb 00 1 00 note: ns (sample size) in some tables and figures vary because of the effects. East asia policy paper 6 october 2015 south korea's demographic changes and their political impact katharine hs moon 10 “skorea has fastest aging population among advanced economies,” yonhap news, september 9, 2014, accessed march 22, 2015, http://english.
The economy of east asia comprises more than 16 billion people (22% of the world population) living in 6 different countries it is home to one of the most economically dynamic places in the world the region is the site to some of the world's longest modern economic booms, starting from the japanese economic miracle.
Marriage migration in southeast and east asia the vast majority of marriage migrants from southeast and east asia are women they head primarily to japan , taiwan, and south korea the number of foreign wives by their country of origin in japan is presented in table 1 the rapid increase in the number of marriages.
To a greater extent than east asia japan and the four east asian tigers—south korea, taiwan, hong kong, and singapore—are known as 'miracle economies' because their accomplish- ments are unparalleled in the history of economic development they have registered large, sustained economic growth rates over. Other usages define mainland china, japan, north korea, south korea, and taiwan as countries that constitute east asia based on their geographic proximity as well as historical and modern cultural and economic ties, particularly with japan and korea having strong cultural influences that originated from china.