Thanks to the relocation of public agencies to local areas, the Seoul Metropolitan area will achieve qualitative development instead of quantitative development while the local areas changing itself as a place with talented workforces and booming economy.
Over concentration in the capital city will be decentralized achieving a stabilized population in the city due to the movement of people who work in the relocated public agencies.
The concentration ratio of the central administrative agencies in the capital region will decrease from 85% to 35% when the relocation project goes into effect.
Before and After of Implementing the Relocation Project
※ The concentration ratio of the central administrative agencies in the capital region will decrease from 85% to 35% when the re-location project goes inte effect
Relocation of research and educational training institutions to localities will complement the research function of local universities enabling to establish a regional innovative system based upon industry, academia and research institution collaboration.
Increase the number of graduates from local universities who are employed in the relocated public agencies and thereby contribute to the advancement of educational quality of universities, research and educational institutions.
Korea Research Institute for Human Settlements (2004년)