2019 GHS Index Country Profile for South Korea

South Korea Overall

Data in Action
By category, fewer than 7% of countries scored in the top tier for the ability to prevent the emergence or release of pathogens; 19% for the ability to quickly detect and report epidemics; fewer than 5% for their ability to rapidly respond to an epidemic.

24%

Data in Action
Only 24% of countries score positively for having a nationwide specimen transport system.

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