(measure: points; Source: The World Economic Forum)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
South Korea: Competitiveness - World Economic Forum index (0-100)
For that indicator, we provide data for South Korea from 2018 to 2019. The average value for South Korea during that period was 79.2 points with a minimum of 78.8 points in 2018 and a maximum of 79.6 points in 2019.
The latest value from 2019 is 79.6 points. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 140
countries is 60.61 points.
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Definition: The Global Competitiveness index is composed of 12 pillars of competitiveness: Institutions, Infrastructure, ICT adoption, Macroeconomic stability, Health, Skills, Product market, Labor market, Financial system, market size, Business, dynamism, and Innovation capability.