South Korea: Civil liberties

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 South Korea

Civil liberties index, 7 (weak) - 1 (strong)

 Latest value 2
 Reference 2020
 Measure points
 Source The Freedom House

For that indicator, we provide data for South Korea from 1972 to 2020. The average value for South Korea during that period was 3 points with a minimum of 2 points in 1993 and a maximum of 6 points in 1972. The latest value from 2020 is 2 points. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 195 countries is 3 points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Definition: The Civil Liberties index from the Freedom House evaluate the following: freedom of expression and belief, associational and organizational rights, rule of law, and personal autonomy and individual rights. The rating ranges from 1 (strong liberties) to 7 (no liberties).
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