For that indicator, we provide data for South Korea from 1997 to 2020. The average value for South Korea during that period was 12.36 percent with a minimum of 3.01 percent in 1997 and a maximum of 19 percent in 2020.
The latest value from 2020 is 19 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 186
countries is 23.74 percent.
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