South Korea | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.6 % Sep/16
Unemployment Rate 3.7 % Oct/16
Inflation Rate 1.3 % Nov/16
Interest Rate 1.25 % Nov/16
Balance of Trade 7992 USD Million Nov/16
Government Debt to GDP 35.12 % Dec/14
Markets Last Reference
Currency 1168 Dec/16
Stock Market 2025 points Dec/16
Government Bond 10Y 2.16 % Dec/16
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.6 % Sep/16
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.6 % Sep/16
GDP 1378 USD Billion Dec/15
GDP Constant Prices 377952 KRW Billion Sep/16
Gross National Product 390475 KRW Billion Jun/16
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 114706 KRW Billion Sep/16
GDP per capita 25023 USD Dec/15
GDP per capita PPP 34387 USD Dec/15
GDP From Agriculture 6940 KRW Billion Sep/16
GDP From Construction 16588 KRW Billion Sep/16
GDP From Manufacturing 105157 KRW Billion Sep/16
GDP From Mining 624 KRW Billion Sep/16
GDP From Public Administration 22982 KRW Billion Sep/16
GDP From Services 202862 Sep/16
GDP From Transport 12856 KRW Billion Sep/16
GDP From Utilities 7913 KRW Billion Sep/16
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 3.7 % Oct/16
Employed Persons 26316 Thousand Oct/16
Unemployed Persons 1021 Thousand Oct/16
Labor Force Participation Rate 63.2 % Oct/16
Labour Costs 123 Index Points Jun/16
Productivity 96.4 Index Points Jun/16
Wages 3220531 KRW/Month Jun/16
Minimum Wages 6030 KRW/Hour Jan/16
Wages in Manufacturing 3435462 KRW/Month Jun/16
Population 50.6 Million Dec/15
Retirement Age Women 55 Dec/15
Retirement Age Men 55 Dec/15
Employment Rate 96.6 % Oct/16
Youth Unemployment Rate 8.5 % Oct/16
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 1.3 % Nov/16
Inflation Rate Mom -0.1 % Nov/16
Consumer Price Index CPI 111 Index Points Nov/16
Core Consumer Prices 113 Index Points Nov/16
Core Inflation Rate 1.4 % Nov/16
GDP Deflator 108 Index Points Jun/16
Producer Prices 99.45 Index Points Oct/16
Producer Prices Change -0.2 % Oct/16
Export Prices 80.53 Index Points Oct/16
Import Prices 77.87 Index Points Oct/16
Food Inflation 4.5 % Nov/16
Cpi Transportation 98.57 Index Points Nov/16
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 1.25 % Nov/16
Interbank Rate 1.53 % Dec/16
Money Supply M0 84090300 KRW Million Sep/16
Money Supply M1 750807 KRW Billion Sep/16
Money Supply M2 2385107 KRW Billion Sep/16
Money Supply M3 3305297 KRW Billion Sep/16
Foreign Exchange Reserves 371990 USD Million Nov/16
Loans to Private Sector 7573271 KRW Hundred Million Oct/16
Deposit Interest Rate 1.8 % Dec/15
Central Bank Balance Sheet 474418 KRW Billion Sep/16
Private Debt To Gdp 256 % Dec/15
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade 7992 USD Million Nov/16
Exports 45481 USD Million Nov/16
Imports 37489 USD Million Nov/16
Current Account 8719 USD Million Oct/16
Current Account to GDP 7.7 % Dec/15
External Debt 400400 USD Million Sep/16
Terms of Trade 103 Index Points Oct/16
Capital Flows 10644 USD Million Sep/16
Foreign Direct Investment 449500 USD Thousand Sep/16
Tourism Revenues 1317 USD Million Sep/16
Tourist Arrivals 1587797 Oct/16
Gold Reserves 104 Tonnes Sep/16
Terrorism Index 0.23 Dec/15
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 8186 KRW Billion Sep/16
Government Spending 55591 KRW Billion Sep/16
Government Revenues 286369 KRW Billion Sep/16
Fiscal Expenditure 278183 KRW Billion Sep/16
Asylum Applications 482 Persons Feb/16
Credit Rating 84.4
Government Spending To Gdp 32 % Dec/14
Military Expenditure 38640 USD Million Dec/15
Business Last Reference
Business Confidence 72 Nov/16
Manufacturing PMI 48 Nov/16
Industrial Production -1.6 % Oct/16
Industrial Production Mom -1.7 % Oct/16
Manufacturing Production -1.6 % Oct/16
Capacity Utilization 112 Index Points Sep/16
New Orders 3841028 KRW Million Sep/16
Changes in Inventories -2961 KRW Billion Sep/16
Bankruptcies 54 Companies Oct/16
Car Registrations 120322 Cars Oct/16
Leading Economic Index 127 Index Points Sep/16
Cement Production 4727 Thousands of Tonnes Sep/16
Coincident Index 122 Index Points Sep/16
Competitiveness Index 5.03 Points Dec/17
Competitiveness Rank 26 Dec/17
Corruption Index 56 Points Dec/15
Corruption Rank 37 Dec/15
Ease of Doing Business 5 Dec/16
Electricity Production 22764 Gigawatt-hour Jul/16
Mining Production -6.9 % Sep/16
Steel Production 5961 Thousand Tonnes Oct/16
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Confidence 95.8 Nov/16
Retail Sales MoM 5.2 % Oct/16
Retail Sales YoY 2.3 % Oct/16
Consumer Spending 181779 KRW Billion Sep/16
Disposable Personal Income 1560594 KRW Billion Dec/15
Personal Savings 8.9 % Dec/15
Consumer Credit 1295753 KRW Billion Sep/16
Bank Lending Rate 3.27 % Sep/16
Gasoline Prices 1.21 USD/Liter Nov/16
Households Debt To Gdp 88.8 % of GDP Mar/16
Housing Last Reference
Housing Index 101 Index points Oct/16
Construction Orders 7178875 KRW Million Sep/16
Construction Output 17.3 % Oct/16
Home Ownership Rate 53.6 % Dec/14
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




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. 12/9/2016