South Korea is expected to experience a moderate increase in the number of households over 2022-2027, with single-person households continuing to dominate. In 2022, household spending was impacted by a 5.1% inflation rate, leading to higher living costs. Single-person households are projected to exhibit the most rapid growth in expenditure. While urbanisation in South Korea has already reached its peak, it is anticipated to slow down during the forecast period.
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