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Latest items for South Korea

Nov. 10, 2017, 4:57 p.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: ATFPA-PRACTICE-2

"It has been estimated that in middle-income countries such as the Republic of Korea and South Africa, unpaid care work represents the equivalent of 15% of gross domestic product (GDP) if it were valued in monetary terms (as when such services are subject to market transactions"(3)."If this unpaid care work were to be financed by the public purse, it would represent 94% of the total tax revenue of the Republic of Korea"(3)."A major cause of the persistence of existing gender roles is that many men in the formal sector work long hours, providing at least a partial explanation of why they are not assuming a greater share of family responsibilities. ...more
Nov. 10, 2017, 4:52 p.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: CL-DATA-1

"It has been estimated that in middle-income countries such as the Republic of Korea and South Africa, unpaid care work represents the equivalent of 15% of gross domestic product (GDP) if it were valued in monetary terms (as when such services are subject to market transactions"(3)"If this unpaid care work were to be financed by the public purse, it would represent 94% of the total tax revenue of the Republic of Korea"(3)
Nov. 10, 2017, 4:49 p.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: CL-PRACTICE-1

"It has been estimated that in middle-income countries such as the Republic of Korea and South Africa, unpaid care work represents the equivalent of 15% of gross domestic product (GDP) if it were valued in monetary terms (as when such services are subject to market transactions"(3)."If this unpaid care work were to be financed by the public purse, it would represent 94% of the total tax revenue of the Republic of Korea"(3)
Nov. 10, 2017, 4:45 p.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: DLB-DATA-1

"It has been estimated that in middle-income countries such as the Republic of Korea and South Africa, unpaid care work represents the equivalent of 15% of gross domestic product (GDP) if it were valued in monetary terms (as when such services are subject to market transactions). The comparable figure is 63% for low-income countries such as India and Tanzania (Budlender 2010). If this unpaid care work were to be financed by the public purse, it would represent 94% of the total tax revenue of the Republic of Korea, and 182% of the total tax revenue of India"(3-4)."A major cause of the persistence of existing gender roles is that many men ...more
Nov. 10, 2017, 1:14 p.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: CWC-DATA-4

"ROK government and media reports noted that the DPRK also kidnapped other foreign nationals from locations abroad in the 1970s and 1980s. The DPRK continued to deny its involvement in the kidnappings. The ROK Ministry of Unification reported that an estimated 517 of its civilians, abducted or detained by DPRK authorities since the end of the Korean War, remained in the DPRK. South Korean NGOs estimated that during the Korean War the DPRK abducted 20,000 civilians who remained in the North or who have died"(2)
Sept. 25, 2017, 8:22 a.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-6

6.0
Sept. 1, 2017, 10:26 a.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: LO-SCALE-1

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: AFE-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: BR-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: DACH-SCALE-2

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-4

5.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: INFIB-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: MARR-SCALE-3

2.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

4.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: MARR-SCALE-1

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: PW-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: ABO-SCALE-1

3.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: MARR-SCALE-2

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: MARR-SCALE-2

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: ATC-SCALE-1

2.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: ATC-SCALE-2

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: CONST-SCALE-1

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-5

4.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: TRAFF-SCALE-1

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-3

2.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: MURDER-SCALE-1

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: IIP-SCALE-1

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: DV-SCALE-3

0.0