South Korea | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.5 % Mar/16
Unemployment Rate 3.7 % May/16
Inflation Rate 0.8 % May/16
Interest Rate 1.25 % Jun/16
Balance of Trade 7100 USD Million May/16
Government Debt to GDP 35.12 % Dec/14
Markets Last Reference
Currency 1152 Jun/16
Stock Market 1970 points Jun/16
Government Bond 10Y 1.46 % Jun/16
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.5 % Mar/16
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.8 % Mar/16
GDP 1410 USD Billion Dec/14
GDP Constant Prices 372372 KRW Billion Mar/16
Gross National Product 376381 KRW Billion Mar/16
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 109357 KRW Billion Mar/16
GDP per capita 24566 USD Dec/14
GDP per capita PPP 33629 USD Dec/14
GDP From Agriculture 7458 KRW Billion Mar/16
GDP From Construction 15486 KRW Billion Mar/16
GDP From Manufacturing 104930 KRW Billion Mar/16
GDP From Mining 599 KRW Billion Mar/16
GDP From Public Administration 22651 KRW Billion Mar/16
GDP From Services 199494 Mar/16
GDP From Transport 12749 KRW Billion Mar/16
GDP From Utilities 7452 KRW Billion Mar/16
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 3.7 % May/16
Employed Persons 26450 Thousand May/16
Unemployed Persons 1005 Thousand May/16
Labor Force Participation Rate 63.3 % May/16
Labour Costs 129 Index Points Dec/15
Productivity 97.9 Index Points Dec/15
Wages 3534203 KRW/Month Mar/16
Minimum Wages 6030 KRW/Hour Jan/16
Wages in Manufacturing 3988066 KRW/Month Mar/16
Population 50.6 Million Dec/15
Retirement Age Women 55 Dec/15
Retirement Age Men 55 Dec/15
Employment Rate 96.3 % May/16
Youth Unemployment Rate 9.7 % May/16
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 0.8 % May/16
Inflation Rate Mom 0 % May/16
Consumer Price Index CPI 111 Index Points May/16
Core Consumer Prices 113 Index Points May/16
Core Inflation Rate 1.6 % May/16
GDP Deflator 108 Index Points Mar/16
Producer Prices 98.68 Index Points May/16
Producer Prices Change -3.1 % May/16
Export Prices 80.45 Index Points May/16
Import Prices 77.43 Index Points May/16
Food Inflation 0.8 % May/16
Cpi Transportation 96.75 Index Points May/16
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 1.25 % Jun/16
Interbank Rate 1.3 % Jun/16
Money Supply M0 79890000 KRW Million Apr/16
Money Supply M1 714962 KRW Billion Apr/16
Money Supply M2 2297343 KRW Billion Apr/16
Money Supply M3 3179829 KRW Billion Apr/16
Foreign Exchange Reserves 370900 USD Million May/16
Loans to Private Sector 7440964 KRW Hundred Million May/16
Deposit Interest Rate 2.54 % Dec/14
Central Bank Balance Sheet 468505 KRW Billion Apr/16
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade 7100 USD Million May/16
Exports 39800 USD Million May/16
Imports 32700 USD Million May/16
Current Account 3370 USD Million Apr/16
Current Account to GDP 7.7 % Dec/15
External Debt 385794 USD Million Mar/16
Terms of Trade 139 Index Points May/16
Capital Flows 162 USD Million Apr/16
Foreign Direct Investment 4241000 USD Thousand Mar/16
Tourism Revenues 1316 USD Million Dec/15
Tourist Arrivals 1492680 May/16
Gold Reserves 104 Tonnes Mar/16
Terrorism Index 0 Dec/14
Weapons Sales 105 USD Million Dec/15
Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP 35.12 % Dec/14
Government Budget -3 % of GDP Dec/15
Government Budget Value 4220 KRW Billion Apr/16
Government Spending 54755 KRW Billion Mar/16
Government Revenues 141166 KRW Billion Apr/16
Fiscal Expenditure 136946 KRW Billion Apr/16
Asylum Applications 287 Persons Dec/14
Credit Rating 84.4
Government Spending To Gdp 31.8 % Dec/13
Military Expenditure 38640 USD Million Dec/15
Business Last Reference
Business Confidence 71 Jun/16
Manufacturing PMI 50.1 May/16
Industrial Production 4.3 % May/16
Industrial Production Mom 2.5 % May/16
Manufacturing Production 4.5 % May/16
Capacity Utilization 112 Index Points Apr/16
New Orders 3959744 KRW Million Apr/16
Changes in Inventories -3558 KRW Billion Mar/16
Bankruptcies 50 Companies May/16
Car Registrations 135809 Cars May/16
Leading Economic Index 138 Index Points Apr/16
Cement Production 5700 Thousands of Tonnes Apr/16
Coincident Index 131 Index Points Apr/16
Competitiveness Index 4.99 Points Dec/16
Competitiveness Rank 26 Dec/16
Corruption Index 56 Points Dec/15
Corruption Rank 37 Dec/15
Ease of Doing Business 4 Dec/15
Electricity Production 22358 Gigawatt-hour Apr/16
Mining Production 5 % Mar/16
Steel Production 5807 Thousand Tonnes May/16
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Confidence 99 Jun/16
Retail Sales MoM 0.6 % May/16
Retail Sales YoY 5.1 % May/16
Consumer Spending 179182 KRW Billion Mar/16
Disposable Personal Income 1560594 KRW Billion Dec/15
Personal Savings 8.9 % Dec/15
Consumer Credit 1223671 KRW Billion Mar/16
Bank Lending Rate 3.44 % Apr/16
Gasoline Prices 1.26 USD/Liter Jun/16
Households Debt To Gdp 88.4 % of GDP Dec/15
Housing Last Reference
Housing Index 100 Index points May/16
Construction Orders 6267519 KRW Million Apr/16
Home Ownership Rate 53.6 % Dec/14
Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate 24.2 % Dec/15
Personal Income Tax Rate 38 % Dec/15
Sales Tax Rate 10 % Dec/15
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




Economic Indicators for South Korea including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for South Korea economy. 6/30/2016