무지개청소년센터 이주배경 청소년 지원재단

Definition

What is migrant youth

It refers to the person between the ages of 9 and 24 with own or parent’s migration experience.

Children from international marriage families and foreign families
Parent background Place of birth
Domestic born Abroad born
One of the parents is Korean. ① Domestic born children of international marriages family ② Oversea born children of international marriages family
Both parents are foreigners ③ Domestic born children of foreigner family ④ Oversea born children of foreigner family
North Korea defector youth.
Parent background Place of birth
Born in South Korea More parents are North Korean defectors.
One or more parents are North Korean defectors. ⑤ North Korean defector youth born in South Korea. ⑥ North Korea defector youth.
One of the parents is a foreigner and the other is a North Korean defector. ⑦ North Korean defector youth born in a third country.
Source: Migrant Youth Survey (2021)