Country Selector

View Country Data

Select a country to view its data profile.

MSQ downloads

An error has occurred. Error: MSQ downloads is currently unavailable.

Republic of Korea

Website National Portal
Region Asia
Sub-Region Eastern Asia
Income * High income
Income Value 28,380
USD, GNI per capita
Population 50,593,662
E-Government Development Index 0.9529
Rank 3 of 193
E-Participation Index 0.9432
Rank 9 of 193
* Income data refer to World Bank classification
E-Government (2022 EGDI: 0.9529)
2022 Rank 3
Group VHEGDI
Rating Class VH
2020 Rank 2
Change +1
E-Participation (2022 EPART: 0.9432)
2022 Rank 9
2020 Rank 1
Change +8

E-Government Development Index

E-Government Development Index 2022 2020 2018 2016 2014 2012 2010 2008 2005 2004 2003
Republic of Korea (Rank) 3 2 3 3 1 1 1 6 5 5 13
Republic of Korea (Value) 0.95290 0.95600 0.90100 0.89149 0.94623 0.92832 0.87854 0.83170 0.87273 0.85745 0.74413

E-Participation Index

E-Participation Index 2022 2020 2018 2016 2014 2012 2010 2008 2005 2004 2003
Republic of Korea (Rank) 9 1 1 4 1 1 1 2 4 6 16
Republic of Korea (Value) 0.94320 1.00000 1.00000 0.96610 1.00000 1.00000 1.00000 0.97727 0.87301 0.77049 0.48280

Online Service Index

Online Service Index 2022 2020 2018 2016 2014 2012 2010 2008 2005 2004 2003
Republic of Korea (Value) 0.98260 1.00000 0.97920 0.94203 0.97637 1.00000 1.00000 0.82274 0.97692 0.94594 0.60698

Telecommunication Infrastructure Index

Telecommunication Infrastructure Index 2022 2020 2018 2016 2014 2012 2010 2008 2005 2004 2003
Republic of Korea (Value) 0.96740 0.96840 0.84960 0.85296 0.93503 0.83559 0.63902 0.68864 0.67127 0.66642 0.67542

Human Capital Index

Human Capital Index 2022 2020 2018 2016 2014 2012 2010 2008 2005 2004 2003
Republic of Korea (Value) 0.90870 0.89970 0.87430 0.87947 0.92730 0.94937 0.99293 0.98412 0.97000 0.96000 0.95000