South Korea Competitiveness Rank  2007-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

South Korea is the 26 most competitive nation in the world out of 137 countries ranked in the 2017-2018 edition of the Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum. Competitiveness Rank in South Korea averaged 21.67 from 2007 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 26 in 2015 and a record low of 11 in 2008.

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South Korea Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 83.00 78.00 119.00 35.00 [+]
Manufacturing PMI 50.60 49.90 52.60 45.70 [+]
Industrial Production 2.70 -0.20 38.80 -25.30 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 0.40 1.70 11.00 -11.00 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production 2.90 -0.40 41.60 -26.70 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 113.60 113.00 113.60 4.20 Index Points [+]
New Orders 5368550.00 5617663.00 14895263.00 93961.00 KRW Million [+]
Changes in Inventories 263.10 -980.90 13533.70 -15359.30 KRW Billion [+]
Bankruptcies 33.00 31.00 3377.00 30.00 Companies [+]
Car Registrations 137706.00 120975.00 155971.00 49944.00 Cars [+]
Leading Economic Index 133.20 132.60 133.20 5.20 Index Points [+]
Mining Production -20.80 -8.40 43.10 -36.00 percent [+]
Steel Production 6160.00 6158.95 6405.68 650.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Cement Production 4432.00 5069.00 6134.00 1726.00 Thousands of Tonnes [+]
Coincident Index 126.10 125.70 131.00 5.40 Index Points [+]
Competitiveness Index 5.07 5.03 5.39 4.93 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 26.00 26.00 26.00 11.00 [+]
Corruption Index 53.00 56.00 56.00 38.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 52.00 37.00 52.00 27.00 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 5.00 4.00 23.00 4.00 [+]
Electricity Production 23629.10 22567.64 23629.10 13859.99 Gigawatt-hour [+]


South Korea Competitiveness Rank

The most recent 2017-2018 edition of Global Competitiveness Report assesses 137 economies and indicates their position relative to the other countries and territories in the index. This page provides the latest reported value for - South Korea Competitiveness Rank - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. South Korea Competitiveness Rank - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
26.00 26.00 26.00 11.00 2007 - 2018 Yearly




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