Thursday March 02 2017
North Korea Corruption Index at 12.00 Points


North Korea scored 12 points out of 100 on the 2016 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.





Thursday January 26 2017
North Korea Corruption Rank at 174.00


North Korea is the 174 least corrupt nation out of 175 countries, according to the 2016 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.





Thursday January 12 2017
North Korea GDP at 16.12 USD Billion


The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in North Korea was worth 16.12 billion US dollars in 2015. The GDP value of North Korea represents 0.03 percent of the world economy.





Wednesday January 04 2017
North Korea GDP Annual Growth Rate at -1.10 percent


The North Korean economy shrank 1.1% in 2015, following a 1% growth in 2014, according to estimates from the Bank of Korea. It is the first contraction in 5 years and the biggest since a 1.2% drop in 2007. Production of electricity, gas and water recorded the biggest decline (-12.7%) as the drought hurt hydroelectric power generation, followed by manufacturing (-3.4%); mining (-2.6%) and agriculture (-0.8%). In contrast, construction surged 4.8% and the services sector went up 0.8%. External trade excluding South Korea declined 17.9%, while trade with South Korea increased 15.7%. Exports shrank 14.8% to USD 2.7 billion with mineral sales falling 14.7% and textiles rising 5.3%. Imports slumped 20% to USD 3.56 billion.





Wednesday January 04 2017
North Korea Exports at 2957.99 USD Million


Exports in North Korea decreased to 2957.99 USD Million in 2015 from 3390.55 USD Million in 2014.





Wednesday January 04 2017
North Korea Balance of Trade at -476.67 USD Million


North Korea recorded a trade deficit of 476.67 USD Million in 2015.





Wednesday January 04 2017
North Korea Imports at 3434.66 USD Million


Imports in North Korea decreased to 3434.66 USD Million in 2015 from 4051.64 USD Million in 2014.





Wednesday January 04 2017
North Korea Inflation Rate at 55.00 percent


The inflation rate in North Korea was recorded at 55 percent in July of 2013.





Wednesday January 04 2017
North Korea Inflation Rate MoM at 80.00 percent


The Consumer Price Index in North Korea increased 80 percent in January of 2011 over the previous month.





Wednesday January 04 2017
North Korea Manufacturing Production at -3.40 percent


Manufacturing Production in North Korea decreased 2.70 percent in December of 2014 over the same month in the previous year.