For that indicator, we provide data for South Korea from 1972 to 2021. The average value for South Korea during that period was 7.83 percent with a minimum of 1.3 percent in 2020 and a maximum of 18.98 percent in 1978.
The latest value from 2021 is 1.38 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 99
countries is 4.91 percent.
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