|Association||DPR Korea Football Association|
|Sub-confederation||EAFF (East Asia)|
|Head coach||Jo Song-ok|
|Home stadium|| Rungnado Stadium |
Kim Il-Sung Stadium
|Current|| 9 |
|Highest||5 (December 1999)|
|Lowest||12 (July 2011)|
(Hong Kong; 21 December 1989)
(Hong Kong; 21 June 2001)
(Glasgow, Scotland; 28 July 2012)
|Appearances||4 (first in 1999 )|
|Best result||Quarter-finals; 2007|
|Women's Asian Cup|
|Appearances||9 (first in 1989 )|
|Best result||Winners, 2001, 2003, 2008|
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|World Cup Finals|
|Did not qualify|
|Did not enter|
|Did not qualify|
|FIFA Women's World Cup history|
|Group stage||20 June||L 1–2||Rose Bowl, Pasadena|
|24 June||W 3–1||Civic Stadium, Portland|
|27 June||L 0–3||Foxboro Stadium, Foxborough|
|Group stage||20 September||W 3–0||Lincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia|
|25 September||L 0–1|
|28 September||L 0–3||Columbus Crew Stadium, Columbus|
|Group stage||11 September||D 2–2||Chengdu Sports Center, Chengdu|
|14 September||W 2–0|
|18 September||L 1–2||Tianjin Olympic Centre Stadium, Tianjin|
|Quarter-finals||22 September||L 0–3||Wuhan Stadium, Wuhan|
|Group stage||28 June||L 0–2||Rudolf-Harbig-Stadion, Dresden|
|2 July||L 0–1||Impuls Arena, Augsburg|
|6 July||D 0–0||Ruhrstadion, Bochum|
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|Asian Games record|
|Hosts / Year||Result||GP||W||D||L||GS||GA||GD|
|Did not enter|
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|EAFF Women's Football Championship record|
|Hosts / Year||Result||Pld||W||D*||L||GF||GA||GD|
Squad for the 2018 Asian Games.
|No.||Pos.||Player||Date of birth (age)||Caps||Goals||Club|
|GK||Choe Kyong-im||15 July 1993 (aged 25)|
|GK||Kim Myong-sun||6 March 1997 (aged 21)|
|GK||Paek Yong-hui||16 April 1990 (aged 28)|
|DF||Pak Hye-gyong||7 November 2001 (aged 16)|
|DF||Son Ok-ju||7 March 2000 (aged 18)|
|DF||Kim Nam-hui||4 March 1994 (aged 24)|
|DF||Kim Un-ha||23 March 1993 (aged 25)|
|MF||Ju Hyo-sim||21 June 1998 (aged 20)|
|MF||Ri Hyang-sim||23 March 1996 (aged 22)|
|MF||Rim Se-ok||13 January 1994 (aged 24)|
|MF||Yu Jong-im||6 December 1993 (aged 24)|
|MF||Ri Un-yong||1 September 1996 (aged 21)|
|MF||Kim Yun-mi||1 July 1993 (aged 25)|
|MF||Kim Phyong-hwa||28 November 1996 (aged 21)|
|FW||Sung Hyang-sim||2 December 1999 (aged 18)|
|FW||Jang Hyon-sun||1 July 1991 (aged 27)|
|FW||Kim Un-hwa||30 September 1992 (aged 25)|
|FW||Ri Hae-yon||10 January 1999 (aged 19)|
|FW||Ri Kyong-hyang||10 June 1996 (aged 22)|
|FW||Wi Jong-sim||13 October 1997 (aged 20)|
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1999 China PR
| AFC Women's Champions |
2001 (First title)
2003 (Second title)
2006 China PR
2006 China PR
| AFC Women's Champions |
2008 (Third title)