Did you know? South Korea was the Top 9 destination country among Filipino emigrants from 1988 to 2019. It accounted for 0.76% of the entire population, with a total count of 16,774.

From 1981 to 1995, the annual number of Filipino emigrants flying to South Korea was at an all-time low, averaging merely ten emigrants per year, with a count of 0 for a few years. In 1996, however, this figure began to increase until 2013, except for a few sudden drops from 2000 to 2003.

The yearly number of Filipino emigrants bound for South Korea gradually rose until CFO recorded about 1,500 emigrants per year from 2008 to 2013. The figure then started to decline gradually in the following years, stabilizing.

Reference data covers 1981-2019.