(measure: sq. km; Source: Food and Agriculture Organization)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
South Korea: Land area in sq. km
For that indicator, we provide data for South Korea from 1961 to 2018. The average value for South Korea during that period was 96668 sq. km with a minimum of 96460 sq. km in 1961 and a maximum of 97489 sq. km in 2016.
The latest value from 2018 is 97489 sq. km. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 196
countries is 660988 sq. km.
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Definition: Land area is a country's total area, excluding area under inland water bodies, national claims to continental shelf, and exclusive economic zones. In most cases the definition of inland water bodies includes major rivers and lakes.