For that indicator, we provide data for South Korea from 1997 to 2019. The average value for South Korea during that period was 12.07 percent with a minimum of 3.01 percent in 1997 and a maximum of 17 percent in 2016.
The latest value from 2019 is 16.67 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 188
countries is 22.85 percent.
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