South Korea | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 1.4 % Sep/17
Unemployment Rate 3.6 % Oct/17
Inflation Rate 1.8 % Oct/17
Interest Rate 1.25 % Oct/17
Balance of Trade 7300 USD Million Oct/17
Government Debt to GDP 38.6 % Dec/16
Markets Last Reference
Currency 1095 Nov/17
Stock Market 2531 points Nov/17
Government Bond 10Y 2.55 % Nov/17
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 1.4 % Sep/17
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3.6 % Sep/17
GDP 1411 USD Billion Dec/16
GDP Constant Prices 392067 KRW Billion Sep/17
Gross National Product 399159 KRW Billion Jun/17
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 126109 KRW Billion Sep/17
GDP per capita 25459 USD Dec/16
GDP per capita PPP 34986 USD Dec/16
GDP From Agriculture 6720 KRW Billion Sep/17
GDP From Construction 17848 KRW Billion Sep/17
GDP From Manufacturing 113517 KRW Billion Sep/17
GDP From Mining 561 KRW Billion Sep/17
GDP From Public Administration 23243 KRW Billion Sep/17
GDP From Services 206123 KRW Billion Sep/17
GDP From Transport 13092 KRW Billion Sep/17
GDP From Utilities 7834 KRW Billion Sep/17
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 3.6 % Oct/17
Employed Persons 26593 Thousand Oct/17
Unemployed Persons 997 Thousand Oct/17
Labor Force Participation Rate 63.3 % Oct/17
Labour Costs 148 Index Points Mar/17
Productivity 97.6 Index Points Mar/17
Wages 3332086 KRW/Month Jun/17
Minimum Wages 6470 KRW/Hour Jan/17
Wages in Manufacturing 3589196 KRW/Month Jun/17
Population 50.8 Million Dec/16
Retirement Age Women 60 Dec/17
Retirement Age Men 60 Dec/17
Employment Rate 61.3 % Sep/17
Youth Unemployment Rate 8.7 % Oct/17
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 1.8 % Oct/17
Inflation Rate Mom -0.2 % Oct/17
Consumer Price Index CPI 103 Index Points Oct/17
Core Consumer Prices 103 Index Points Oct/17
Core Inflation Rate 1.6 % Oct/17
GDP Deflator 111 Index Points Jun/17
Producer Prices 103 Index Points Oct/17
Producer Prices Change 3.5 % Oct/17
Export Prices 87.17 Index Points Oct/17
Import Prices 83.17 Index Points Oct/17
Food Inflation 1.7 % Oct/17
CPI Transportation 102 Index Points Oct/17
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 1.25 % Oct/17
Interbank Rate 1.6 % Nov/17
Money Supply M0 97426600 KRW Million Sep/17
Money Supply M1 824691 KRW Billion Sep/17
Money Supply M2 2492856 KRW Billion Sep/17
Money Supply M3 3485868 KRW Billion Sep/17
Foreign Exchange Reserves 384460 USD Million Oct/17
Loans to Private Sector 7788424 KRW Hundred Million Sep/17
Deposit Interest Rate 1.56 % Dec/16
Central Bank Balance Sheet 474760 KRW Billion Sep/17
Foreign Stock Investment 7129 USD Hundreds of Millions Jun/17
Private Debt To Gdp 254 % Dec/16
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade 7300 USD Million Oct/17
Exports 45000 USD Million Oct/17
Imports 37700 USD Million Oct/17
Current Account 12205 USD Million Sep/17
Current Account to GDP 7 % Dec/16
External Debt 407341 USD Million Jun/17
Terms of Trade 105 Index Points Sep/17
Capital Flows 12748 USD Million Sep/17
Foreign Direct Investment 3991000 USD Thousand Sep/17
Tourism Revenues 1209500 USD Million Sep/17
Tourist Arrivals 1078653 Sep/17
Gold Reserves 104 Tonnes Jun/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 -2.4 % of GDP Dec/16
Government Budget Value 17381 KRW Billion Aug/17
Government Spending 58079 KRW Billion Sep/17
Government Revenues 281785 KRW Billion Aug/17
Fiscal Expenditure 264403 KRW Billion Aug/17
Asylum Applications 652 Persons Jun/17
Credit Rating 84.4
Government Spending To Gdp 32.3 % Dec/15
Military Expenditure 37265 USD Million Dec/16
Business Last Reference
Business Confidence 81 Oct/17
Manufacturing PMI 50.2 Oct/17
Industrial Production 8.4 % Sep/17
Industrial Production Mom 0.1 % Sep/17
Manufacturing Production 8.7 % Sep/17
Capacity Utilization 114 Index Points Sep/17
New Orders 8382106 KRW Million Sep/17
Changes in Inventories -2401 KRW Billion Sep/17
Bankruptcies 33 Companies Aug/17
Car Registrations 102012 Cars Oct/17
Leading Economic Index 133 Index Points Sep/17
Internet Speed 28554 KBps Mar/17
IP Addresses 25814048 IP Mar/17
Cement Production 5366 Thousands of Tonnes Sep/17
Coincident Index 127 Index Points Sep/17
Competitiveness Index 5.07 Points Dec/18
Competitiveness Rank 26 Dec/18
Corruption Index 53 Points Dec/16
Corruption Rank 52 Dec/16
Ease of Doing Business 4 Dec/17
Electricity Production 23629 Gigawatt-hour Jul/17
Mining Production -20.8 % Aug/17
Steel Production 5880 Thousand Tonnes Sep/17
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Confidence 109 Oct/17
Retail Sales MoM 3.1 % Sep/17
Retail Sales YoY 8.3 % Sep/17
Consumer Spending 186427 KRW Billion Sep/17
Disposable Personal Income 1632614 KRW Billion Dec/16
Personal Savings 9.3 % Dec/16
Consumer Credit 1388291 KRW Billion Jun/17
Bank Lending Rate 3.46 % Sep/17
Gasoline Prices 1.35 USD/Liter Oct/17
Households Debt To Gdp 93 % of GDP Mar/17
Housing Last Reference
Housing Index 102 Index points Oct/17
Construction Orders 6264830 KRW Million Sep/17
Construction Output 16.1 % Sep/17
Home Ownership Rate 56.8 % Dec/16
Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate 22 % Dec/17
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
Climate Last Reference
Precipitation 35 mm Dec/15
Temperature 1 celsius Dec/15




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