Number of households reached 19.4 mil in 2018 in South Korea, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 1.32 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of households in South Korea reached an all time high of 19.4 mil in 2018 and an all time low of 4.38 mil in 1960. When compared to South Korea's main peers, number of households in China amounted to 487 mil, 56.2 mil in Japan and 28.2 mil in Vietnam in 2018.
South Korea has been ranked 23rd within the group of 112 countries we follow in terms of number of households.
A household is defined as a group of one or more persons living together who make common provision for food or other essentials for living.