South Korea: Percent children

(measure: percent; Source: United Nations Population Division)
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South Korea: Population ages 0-14, percent of total

, 1960 - 2020: For that indicator, we provide data for South Korea from 1960 to 2020. The average value for South Korea during that period was 27.78 percent with a minimum of 12.54 percent in 2020 and a maximum of 43.78 percent in 1962. The latest value from 2020 is 12.54 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 186 countries is 27.09 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Definition: Total population below the age of 14 as a percentage of the total population. Population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship.
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