REPUBLIC OF KOREA

Selected Country Responsibility Sharing Indicators and Contributions


Statistics Value Rank
(Compared to 15 NATO
nations, Japan, and Republic of Korea)

Gross Domestic Product (1993)


Low _____________ High
Total (Billions) $326 | . . . . . . . . 09 . . . . . . . . |
Per Capita GDP $7,404 | . . 15 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . |

Defense Spending (1993)


Low _____________ High
Total (Billions) $11.5 | . . . . . . . . . . 07 . . . . . . |
Percentage of GDP 3.5% | . . . . . . . . . . . . 05 . . . . |

Active Duty Military & Defense Civilian Personnel (1993)


Low _____________ High
Total (Thousands) 661 | . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 03 . . |
Percentage of Labor Force 3.3% | . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 03 . . |

Defense Capability Measures (1994)


Low _____________ High
Ground Combat Capability Share/GDP Share 4.54 | . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 03 . . |
Aircraft Share/GDP Share 3.40 | . . . . . . . . . . . . . 04 . . . |
Naval Tonnage Share/GDP Share 1.27 | . . . . . . . . . . . 06 . . . . . |


Peace Operations (1994)


Low _____________ High
Total Personnel (Thousands) 0.1
Personnel as a Percentage of Labor Force 0.0003% | . . . 14 . . . . . . . . . . . . . |
Funding (Millions) $6
Funding as a Percentage of GDP 0.0018% | . 16 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . |

Grant Aid (Early 1990s)


Low _____________ High
Total (Millions--Cumulative 1990-1993) $297 | . . 15 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . |
Percentage of GDP 0.02% | 17 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . |

Host Nation Support/Defense Cost Sharing (1993)

The Republic of Korea makes very substantial host nation support/cost sharing contributions compared with other nations assessed in this Report.


Country Summary Notes

Other Country Summaries:
Belgium | Canada | Denmark | France | Germany | Greece | Italy | Luxembourg | Netherlands | Norway | Portugal | Spain | Turkey | United Kingdom | United States | Japan

Annex 2-18

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