* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
South Korea: Income from natural resources, percent of GDP: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for South Korea from 1970 to 2016. The average value for South Korea during that period was 0.16 percent with a minumum of 0.01 percent in 1997 and a maximum of 0.78 percent in 1975. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
The natural resources include oil, natural gas, coal, minerals, and the forest.
Definition: Total natural resources rents are the sum of oil rents, natural gas rents, coal rents (hard and soft), mineral rents, and forest rents.