(measure: percent; Source: United Nations Population Division)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
South Korea: Population ages 0-14, percent of total
For that indicator, we provide data for South Korea from 1960 to 2019. The average value for South Korea during that period was 28.03 percent with a minimum of 12.75 percent in 2019 and a maximum of 43.78 percent in 1962.
The latest value from 2019 is 12.75 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 187
countries is 27.23 percent.
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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.