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Unemployment rate, percent in South Korea

, June 1999 - August 2021: For that indicator, we provide data for South Korea from June 1999 to August 2021. The average value for South Korea during that period was 3.68 percent with a minimum of 2.3 percent in December 2019 and a maximum of 6.7 percent in June 1999. Click on the following link to see the values of Unemployment rate, percent around the world.
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Source: Korean Statistical Information Service

Definition: The unemployment rate represents the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
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