South Korea | Economic Indicators


Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 1.1 % Mar/17
Unemployment Rate 3.6 % May/17
Inflation Rate 2 % May/17
Interest Rate 1.25 % May/17
Balance of Trade 5990 USD Million May/17
Government Debt to GDP 38.6 % Dec/16
Markets Last Reference
Currency 1134 Jun/17
Stock Market 2379 points Jun/17
Government Bond 10Y 2.13 % Jun/17
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 1.1 % Mar/17
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.9 % Mar/17
GDP 1378 USD Billion Dec/15
GDP Constant Prices 384285 KRW Billion Mar/17
Gross National Product 386472 KRW Billion Mar/17
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 122468 KRW Billion Mar/17
GDP per capita 25023 USD Dec/15
GDP per capita PPP 34387 USD Dec/15
GDP From Agriculture 7264 KRW Billion Mar/17
GDP From Construction 17856 KRW Billion Mar/17
GDP From Manufacturing 110805 KRW Billion Mar/17
GDP From Mining 577 KRW Billion Mar/17
GDP From Public Administration 23018 KRW Billion Mar/17
GDP From Services 202240 KRW Billion Mar/17
GDP From Transport 12790 KRW Billion Mar/17
GDP From Utilities 7227 KRW Billion Mar/17
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 3.6 % May/17
Employed Persons 26464 Thousand May/17
Unemployed Persons 999 Thousand May/17
Labor Force Participation Rate 63.6 % May/17
Labour Costs 134 Index Points Dec/16
Productivity 98.1 Index Points Dec/16
Wages 3623535 KRW/Month Mar/17
Minimum Wages 6470 KRW/Hour Jan/17
Wages in Manufacturing 4051306 KRW/Month Mar/17
Population 50.8 Million Dec/16
Retirement Age Women 60 Dec/17
Retirement Age Men 60 Dec/17
Employment Rate 61.3 % May/17
Youth Unemployment Rate 9.6 % May/17
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 2 % May/17
Inflation Rate Mom 0.1 % May/17
Consumer Price Index CPI 103 Index Points May/17
Core Consumer Prices 103 Index Points May/17
Core Inflation Rate 1.5 % May/17
GDP Deflator 111 Index Points Mar/17
Producer Prices 102 Index Points May/17
Producer Prices Change 3.5 % May/17
Export Prices 84.71 Index Points May/17
Import Prices 80.63 Index Points May/17
Food Inflation 3.4 % May/17
Cpi Transportation 101 Index Points May/17
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 1.25 % May/17
Interbank Rate 1.37 % Jun/17
Money Supply M0 89978600 KRW Million Apr/17
Money Supply M1 793708 KRW Billion Apr/17
Money Supply M2 2450490 KRW Billion Apr/17
Money Supply M3 3433139 KRW Billion Apr/17
Foreign Exchange Reserves 378456 USD Million May/17
Loans to Private Sector 7651663 KRW Hundred Million May/17
Deposit Interest Rate 1.8 % Dec/15
Central Bank Balance Sheet 479435 KRW Billion Apr/17
Foreign Stock Investment 6638 USD Hundreds of Millions Mar/17
Private Debt To Gdp 254 % Dec/16
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade 5990 USD Million May/17
Exports 45038 USD Million May/17
Imports 39050 USD Million May/17
Current Account 3995 USD Million Apr/17
Current Account to GDP 7 % Dec/16
External Debt 405686 USD Million Mar/17
Terms of Trade 104 Index Points Apr/17
Capital Flows 1802 USD Million Apr/17
Foreign Direct Investment 3851000 USD Thousand Mar/17
Tourism Revenues 990600 USD Million Apr/17
Tourist Arrivals 1069833 Apr/17
Gold Reserves 104 Tonnes Mar/17
Terrorism Index 0.23 Dec/15
Weapons Sales 534 USD Million Dec/16
Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP 38.6 % Dec/16
Government Budget -3 % of GDP Dec/15
Government Budget Value 9070 KRW Billion Apr/17
Government Spending 56152 KRW Billion Mar/17
Government Revenues 154263 KRW Billion Apr/17
Fiscal Expenditure 145192 KRW Billion Apr/17
Asylum Applications 611 Persons Oct/16
Credit Rating 84.4
Government Spending To Gdp 32 % Dec/14
Military Expenditure 37265 USD Million Dec/16
Business Last Reference
Business Confidence 82 May/17
Manufacturing PMI 49.2 May/17
Industrial Production 1.7 % Apr/17
Industrial Production Mom -2.2 % Apr/17
Manufacturing Production 1.7 % Apr/17
Capacity Utilization 113 Index Points Apr/17
New Orders 6728762 KRW Million Apr/17
Changes in Inventories -981 KRW Billion Mar/17
Bankruptcies 44 Companies May/17
Car Registrations 126641 Cars May/17
Leading Economic Index 130 Index Points Apr/17
Cement Production 5869 Thousands of Tonnes Apr/17
Coincident Index 125 Index Points Apr/17
Competitiveness Index 5.03 Points Dec/17
Competitiveness Rank 26 Dec/17
Corruption Index 53 Points Dec/16
Corruption Rank 52 Dec/16
Ease of Doing Business 5 Dec/16
Electricity Production 22598 Gigawatt-hour Apr/17
Mining Production -9.1 % Apr/17
Steel Production 5665 Thousand Tonnes May/17
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Confidence 108 May/17
Retail Sales MoM 0.7 % Apr/17
Retail Sales YoY 2.8 % Apr/17
Consumer Spending 183117 KRW Billion Mar/17
Disposable Personal Income 1632614 KRW Billion Dec/16
Personal Savings 9.3 % Dec/16
Consumer Credit 1359654 KRW Billion Mar/17
Bank Lending Rate 3.42 % Apr/17
Gasoline Prices 1.32 USD/Liter May/17
Households Debt To Gdp 92.8 % of GDP Dec/16
Housing Last Reference
Housing Index 102 Index points May/17
Construction Orders 5229761 KRW Million Apr/17
Construction Output 19.4 % Apr/17
Home Ownership Rate 56.8 % Dec/16
Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate 24.2 % Dec/16
Personal Income Tax Rate 38 % Dec/16
Sales Tax Rate 10 % Dec/16
Social Security Rate 16.76 % Dec/15
Social Security Rate For Companies 8.4 % Dec/15
Social Security Rate For Employees 8.4 % Dec/15




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