South Korea | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.6 % Sep/16
Unemployment Rate 3.4 % Dec/16
Inflation Rate 1.3 % Dec/16
Interest Rate 1.25 % Jan/17
Balance of Trade 7000 USD Million Dec/16
Government Debt to GDP 37.9 % Dec/15
Markets Last Reference
Currency 1166 Jan/17
Stock Market 2071 points Jan/17
Government Bond 10Y 2.1 % Jan/17
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 391026 KRW Billion Sep/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 3.4 % Dec/16
Employed Persons 26550 Thousand Dec/16
Unemployed Persons 942 Thousand Dec/16
Labor Force Participation Rate 62.1 % Dec/16
Labour Costs 139 Index Points Sep/16
Productivity 96.3 Index Points Sep/16
Wages 3465763 KRW/Month Sep/16
Minimum Wages 6470 KRW/Hour Jan/17
Wages in Manufacturing 3727377 KRW/Month Sep/16
Population 50.6 Million Dec/15
Retirement Age Women 60 Dec/17
Retirement Age Men 60 Dec/17
Employment Rate 96.8 % Dec/16
Youth Unemployment Rate 8.4 % Dec/16
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 1.3 % Dec/16
Inflation Rate Mom 0.1 % Dec/16
Consumer Price Index CPI 112 Index Points Dec/16
Core Consumer Prices 102 Index Points Dec/16
Core Inflation Rate 1.2 % Dec/16
GDP Deflator 109 Index Points Sep/16
Producer Prices 99.9 Index Points Nov/16
Producer Prices Change 0.7 % Nov/16
Export Prices 86.13 Index Points Dec/16
Import Prices 83.14 Index Points Dec/16
Food Inflation 4.1 % Dec/16
Cpi Transportation 99.4 Index Points Dec/16
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 1.25 % Jan/17
Interbank Rate 1.41 % Jan/17
Money Supply M0 84944100 KRW Million Nov/16
Money Supply M1 775104 KRW Billion Nov/16
Money Supply M2 2407526 KRW Billion Nov/16
Money Supply M3 3334033 KRW Billion Nov/16
Foreign Exchange Reserves 371102 USD Million Dec/16
Loans to Private Sector 7448628 KRW Hundred Million Dec/16
Deposit Interest Rate 1.8 % Dec/15
Central Bank Balance Sheet 471460 KRW Billion Nov/16
Private Debt To Gdp 256 % Dec/15
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade 7000 USD Million Dec/16
Exports 45070 USD Million Dec/16
Imports 38070 USD Million Dec/16
Current Account 8989 USD Million Nov/16
Current Account to GDP 7.7 % Dec/15
External Debt 400400 USD Million Sep/16
Terms of Trade 105 Index Points Nov/16
Capital Flows 8864 USD Million Nov/16
Foreign Direct Investment 449500 USD Thousand Sep/16
Tourism Revenues 1456 USD Million Oct/16
Tourist Arrivals 1309055 Nov/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 37.9 % Dec/15
Government Budget -3 % of GDP Dec/15
Government Budget Value 21010 KRW Billion Nov/16
Government Spending 55591 KRW Billion Sep/16
Government Revenues 345276 KRW Billion Nov/16
Fiscal Expenditure 324266 KRW Billion Nov/16
Asylum Applications 686 Persons Jun/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 Dec/16
Manufacturing PMI 49.4 Dec/16
Industrial Production 4.8 % Nov/16
Industrial Production Mom 3.4 % Nov/16
Manufacturing Production 5 % Nov/16
Capacity Utilization 113 Index Points Nov/16
New Orders 3992763 KRW Million Nov/16
Changes in Inventories -2961 KRW Billion Sep/16
Bankruptcies 30 Companies Nov/16
Car Registrations 132794 Cars Dec/16
Leading Economic Index 128 Index Points Nov/16
Cement Production 6012 Thousands of Tonnes Nov/16
Coincident Index 123 Index Points Nov/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 22659 Gigawatt-hour Nov/16
Mining Production 13.9 % Nov/16
Steel Production 5770 Thousand Tonnes Nov/16
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Confidence 94.2 Dec/16
Retail Sales MoM -0.2 % Nov/16
Retail Sales YoY 3.2 % Nov/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 3.36 % Nov/16
Gasoline Prices 1.23 USD/Liter Dec/16
Households Debt To Gdp 90 % of GDP Jun/16
Housing Last Reference
Housing Index 101 Index points Dec/16
Construction Orders 6968441 KRW Million Nov/16
Construction Output 25.9 % Nov/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. 1/18/2017