Technicians in R&D per million people reached 1,232 persons in 2016 in South Korea, according to World Bank. This is 1.22 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, technicians in R&D per million people in South Korea reached an all time high of 1,234 persons in 2014 and an all time low of 447 persons in 2001.
South Korea has been ranked 2nd within the group of 27 countries we follow in terms of technicians in R&D per million people, 19 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Technicians in R&D and equivalent staff are people whose main tasks require technical knowledge and experience in engineering, physical and life sciences (technicians), or social sciences and humanities (equivalent staff).