South Korea Consumer Confidence  1998-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

South Korea's consumer confidence dropped to 107.7 in September of 2017 from 109.9 in the previous month. It was the second straight decline following six straight increases. The fall was mainly explained by a 6-point fall in the components of future domestic economic conditions (96 vs 104 in August) and of current domestic economic conditions (87 vs 93). Future household spending also declined, losing 2 points to 107. Meanwhile, the three remaining components stood unchanged in September, with current living standards at 94; future living standards at 102; and future household income at 103. Consumer Confidence in South Korea averaged 100.70 from 1998 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 120.10 in October of 2009 and a record low of 71.20 in December of 2008.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-07-24 09:00 PM Consumer Confidence 111.2 111.1 110
2017-08-24 09:00 PM Consumer Confidence 109.9 111.2 109
2017-09-25 09:00 PM Consumer Confidence 108 109.9 109 108.7
2017-10-24 09:00 PM Consumer Confidence 107.7 110 110
2017-11-23 09:00 PM Consumer Confidence 108
2017-12-26 09:00 PM Consumer Confidence 106


South Korea Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence 107.70 109.90 120.10 71.20 [+]
Retail Sales MoM -1.00 0.20 5.70 -13.30 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 0.80 3.50 19.90 -12.60 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 185090.40 183167.30 185090.40 6809.67 KRW Billion [+]
Disposable Personal Income 1632613.90 1560594.10 1632613.90 2866.70 KRW Billion [+]
Personal Savings 9.30 9.40 25.80 1.10 percent [+]
Consumer Credit 1388291.40 1359653.80 1388291.40 142746.90 KRW Billion [+]
Bank Lending Rate 3.43 3.45 17.01 3.23 percent [+]
Households Debt To Gdp 93.00 92.80 93.00 1.40 percent of GDP [+]
Gasoline Prices 1.31 1.30 1.84 0.54 USD/Liter [+]
Consumer Confidence Current Conditions 96.00 93.00 117.00 25.00 [+]
Consumer Confidence Economic Expectations 109.00 112.00 122.00 49.00 [+]
Consumer Confidence Financial Expectations 103.00 103.00 107.00 82.00 [+]
Consumer Confidence Major Purchases Expectations 97.00 96.00 97.00 73.00 [+]
Consumer Confidence Price Trends 139.00 139.00 163.00 129.00 [+]
Consumer Confidence Savings Expectations 97.00 97.00 102.00 82.00 [+]
Consumer Confidence Unemployment Expectations 110.00 121.00 121.00 41.00 [+]


South Korea Consumer Confidence

In South Korea, the Composite Consumer Sentiment Index (CCSI) measures the level of optimism that consumers have about the performance of the economy. The index is based on a survey of around 2200 households. The CCSI is computed as a sum of six variables, including current living standards, prospective household income and prospective spending. A CCSI above 100 indicates an improving outlook and below 100 a deteriorating outlook. This page provides the latest reported value for - South Korea Consumer Confidence - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. South Korea Consumer Confidence - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
107.70 109.90 120.10 71.20 1998 - 2017 Monthly
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consumer confidence by Country

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Australia 101.35 Oct/17
Brazil 98.50 Sep/17
Canada 55.00 Oct/17
China 114.70 Aug/17
Euro Area -1.20 Sep/17
France 101.00 Sep/17
Germany 10.80 Oct/17
India 128.00 Jun/17
Indonesia 123.80 Sep/17
Italy 115.50 Sep/17
Japan 43.90 Sep/17
Mexico 88.80 Sep/17
Netherlands 23.00 Oct/17
Russia -11.00 Sep/17
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Spain 103.20 Sep/17
Switzerland -3.00 Sep/17
Turkey 68.70 Sep/17
United Kingdom -9.00 Sep/17
United States 101.10 Oct/17