(measure: index points; Source: World Bank International Comparison Program)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
South Korea: Food price index, world average = 100, 2017 - 2017:
The index measures how expensive South Korea is relative to other countries in terms of food prices.
Higher values mean more expensive food prices.
The index is from the latest edition of the International Comparison Program of the World Bank from 2017.
The program publishes new data every seven years.
The food price information for South Korea and other countries remains valid for several years as the relative international price levels change slowly over time.
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The value of that indicator for 2017 is 202.794 index points.