South Korea GDP Growth Slows in Q2 The South Korean economy advanced a seasonally adjusted 0.6% qoq in the three months to June, slowing from a 0.9% expansion in the previous two quarters. Advance estimates showed private consumption contracted for the first time in five quarters.

New Zealand Raises Rate for 4th Straight Meeting At its July meeting, Reserve Bank of New Zealand raised the official cash rate by 25 bps to 3.5%, but signalled the rate-hike campaign would pause to let the economy adjust to monetary policy tightening.

GDP Billion USDGDP YoYGDP QoQInterest rateInflation rateJobless rateGov. BudgetDebt/GDPCurrent AccountExchange ratePopulation
168001.50%-2.90%0.25%2.10%6.10%-4.10%101.53%-2.30119.89317.30
127500.90%0.20%0.15%0.50%11.60%-3.00%92.60%2.401.35332.88
92407.50%2.00%6.00%2.30%4.10%-2.10%22.40%2.006.061354.04
59603.00%1.60%0.00%3.70%3.50%-7.60%227.20%0.70102.10127.22
36352.50%0.80%0.15%1.04%5.10%0.00%78.40%7.501.3581.84
27350.70%0.00%0.15%0.50%10.10%-4.20%91.80%-1.301.3565.28
25223.00%0.80%0.50%1.90%6.50%-5.80%90.60%-4.401.6463.26
22461.90%0.20%11.00%6.52%4.90%1.90%56.80%-3.662.41193.94
20971.20%-0.30%7.50%7.80%4.90%-0.50%13.41%1.5635.23143.35
2071-0.50%-0.10%0.15%0.28%12.60%-3.00%132.60%1.001.3559.39
18774.60%2.10%8.00%7.31%5.20%-4.50%67.72%-1.7062.721233.00
18252.22%0.30%1.00%2.40%7.10%-1.00%89.10%-3.201.1135.06
15613.50%1.10%2.50%3.00%6.00%-1.20%20.48%-2.900.8822.79
13580.50%0.40%0.15%0.09%25.93%-7.10%93.90%0.801.3546.20
13053.60%0.60%2.50%1.70%3.60%-1.50%33.80%5.801085.1950.00
12611.80%0.28%3.00%3.75%4.80%-2.30%36.90%-1.8013.37116.90
8685.21%0.95%7.50%6.70%5.70%-2.30%26.11%-3.3012213.00245.90
8204.30%1.70%8.25%9.16%9.00%-1.20%35.85%-7.902.2775.62
8000.00%-0.60%0.15%0.93%8.40%-2.30%73.50%10.401.3516.73
7454.70%4.70%2.00%2.70%5.50%6.40%2.68%18.003.7529.55
6512.00%0.50%0.00%0.00%2.90%0.00%35.40%13.500.917.95
612-0.20%-0.80%22.50%10.90%7.10%-2.60%45.60%-0.908.0241.28
5581.90%-0.10%0.25%0.20%8.00%-1.10%40.60%6.206.559.48
5236.21%6.21%12.00%8.20%23.90%-1.80%11.00%7.10162.50166.21
5183.40%1.10%2.50%0.30%12.00%-4.30%57.00%-1.303.1538.53
5133.90%0.30%1.50%1.90%3.30%11.10%29.52%11.006.284.99
5081.20%0.40%0.15%0.27%8.50%-2.60%101.50%-1.601.3511.08
4893.14%0.47%1.88%1.64%3.97%-2.00%40.98%11.7330.3323.31
4381.00%6.80%16.56%60.90%7.10%-11.50%49.80%7.106.2929.72
4160.30%0.20%0.15%1.90%7.40%-1.50%74.50%2.701.358.44
387-0.60%-2.10%2.00%2.35%0.94%-2.50%45.27%-0.7033.0366.79
3845.20%4.40%1.00%2.20%4.20%10.15%16.70%14.913.679.21
3786.40%2.30%4.00%2.79%8.80%-2.41%31.80%-3.402010.0047.10
369-4.20%14.15%16.60%10.70%-0.78%10.63%8.1224891.0075.10
3511.60%-0.60%5.75%6.60%25.20%-4.00%46.10%-5.8011.1752.20
3311.45%0.84%0.20%0.50%4.00%-0.80%44.50%7.305.535.57
3126.20%0.80%3.25%3.30%2.90%-3.90%54.80%4.703.3529.20
2982.10%-0.80%0.06%1.80%2.00%1.10%105.50%18.001.285.31
2913.13%0.72%0.75%0.50%5.90%-3.15%67.40%2.473.527.91
2772.60%0.70%3.75%4.30%6.28%-0.70%12.80%-3.40555.6017.40
2742.50%0.20%0.50%3.60%3.20%0.60%33.84%2.107.777.22
2722.50%2.50%9.25%8.20%13.40%-9.10%87.10%-2.106.9783.66
2725.70%1.20%3.50%4.40%7.00%-1.40%49.20%3.5045.4195.80
257-0.60%-0.40%0.15%0.90%9.20%-2.00%57.00%-1.101.355.43
242-0.90%0.20%0.15%-1.10%27.30%-12.70%175.10%0.701.3511.29
2375.00%3.59%10.00%8.22%6.00%-8.00%63.30%-1.10105.47178.91
2243.90%8.60%5.50%7.00%5.10%-2.10%13.53%0.05155.5517.17
2234.21%6.00%2.30%15.10%-5.55%31.34%6.711164.0032.58
2201.30%-0.60%0.15%-0.42%15.10%-4.90%129.00%0.501.3510.54
2184.10%2.70%0.15%0.40%11.60%-7.20%123.70%6.601.354.58