* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
South Korea: GDP per capita, current U.S. dollars: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for South Korea from 1960 to 2017. The average value for South Korea during that period was 8819.15 U.S. dollars with a minumum of 93.82 U.S. dollars in 1961 and a maximum of 29742.84 U.S. dollars in 2017. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: GDP per capita is gross domestic product divided by midyear population. GDP is the sum of gross value added by all resident producers in the economy plus any product taxes and minus any subsidies not included in the value of the products. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or for depletion and degradation of natural resources. Data are in current U.S. dollars.