|• Chosŏn'gŭl||운 곡 지 구|
|• Hancha||雲 谷 地 區|
|• Revised Romanization||Ungok-jigu|
|Administrative divisions||1 workers' district, 8 ri|
Un'gok District is a chigu in South P'yŏngan province, North Korea.
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The district is split into 1 rodongjagu (workers' district) and 8 ri (villages):
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