South Korea: Human flight and brain drain
(measure: index points; Source: Fund for Peace)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
South Korea: Human flight and brain drain index, 0 (low) - 10 (high): For that indicator, Fund for Peace provides data for South Korea from 2007 to 2018. The average value for South Korea during that period was 4.29 index points with a minumum of 3.5 index points in 2015 and a maximum of 5.5 index points in 2007. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: The Human flight and brain drain indicator considers the economic impact of human displacement (for economic or political reasons) and the consequences this may have on a country’s development. The higher the index, the greater the human displacement.