(measure: percent; Source: United Nations Population Division)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
South Korea: Percent urban population
For that indicator, we provide data for South Korea from 1960 to 2019. The average value for South Korea during that period was 64.03 percent with a minimum of 27.71 percent in 1960 and a maximum of 81.94 percent in 2010.
The latest value from 2019 is 81.43 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 198
countries is 60.00 percent.
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