Survey of Seoul’s Foreign Residents

Seoul’s business capacity as seen by non-Koreans

In October 2012, the globally-renowned consulting firm McKinsey conducted a survey of 108 foreign residents who have lived in Seoul for between five to ten years. The survey shows that Seoul has consistently improved its living conditions over the past decade.  

10years ago/5years ago/now

Transportation Infrastructure

IT Infrastructure

Natural Environment /Pollution and Climate

Medical/public Health Service

Cultural Environment

Capability of Korea-based Companies

R&D Support Infrastructure

 

“I would consider living in Seoul long-term.”

“I would recommend living in Seoul to my friends.”