For that indicator, we provide data for North Korea from 1990 to 2019. The average value for North Korea during that period was 18.23 percent with a minimum of 15.6 percent in 2009 and a maximum of 21.1 percent in 1990.
The latest value from 2019 is 17.61 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 188
countries is 22.63 percent.
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