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South Korea: Land area in sq. km: For that indicator, Food and Agriculture Organization provides data for South Korea from 1961 to 2018. The average value for South Korea during that period was 96668 sq. km with a minumum of 96460 sq. km in 1961 and a maximum of 97489 sq. km in 2016. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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.