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South Korea

South Korea Culture Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > All drinks 14.8 2005 12th out of 187
Food and drink > Alcohol > Legal drinking age 19 2014 11th out of 33
Food and drink > Fast food > McDonalds > First outlet date March 29, 1988 2013
Food and drink > Fast food > McDonalds > First outlet location Seoul 2013
Food and drink > Fast food outlets > KFC > Year entered 1,984 2014 13th out of 19
Happy Planet Index 44.4 2009 68th out of 143
Sentiments towards other countries > China > Negative view of China 61% 2014 6th out of 25
Sentiments towards other countries > China > Net sentiment towards China -38% 2014 20th out of 25
Sentiments towards other countries > China > Neutral view of China 16% 2014 15th out of 25
Sentiments towards other countries > China > Positive view of China 23% 2014 21st out of 25
Sexuality > Homosexuality > Allows gays to serve openly in military Due to conscription, but gays subject to discrimination 2014
Sexuality > Homosexuality > Legality of homosexual acts Legal UN decl. sign. 2014
Smoking > Cigarettes per adult per year 1,958 2014 13th out of 184
Tobacco > Purchase age 19 2014 8th out of 88
World Heritage Sites 9 2014 22nd out of 140

Citation

"South Korea Culture Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/South-Korea/Culture

South Korea Culture Profiles (Subcategories)

Food and drink 14 Sentiments towards other countries 4
Gambling 3
  • South Korea ranked last for arable land > hectares per capita amongst High income OECD countries in 2011.
  • South Korea ranked second for agricultural machinery > tractors per 100 hectares of arable land amongst East Asia and Pacific in 2003.