South Korea | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.7 % Jun/16
Unemployment Rate 3.6 % Jun/16
Inflation Rate 0.8 % Jun/16
Interest Rate 1.25 % Jul/16
Balance of Trade 11600 USD Million Jun/16
Government Debt to GDP 35.12 % Dec/14
Markets Last Reference
Currency 1137 Jul/16
Stock Market 2027 points Jul/16
Government Bond 10Y 1.42 % Jul/16
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.7 % Jun/16
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3.2 % Jun/16
GDP 1378 USD Billion Dec/15
GDP Constant Prices 375040 KRW Billion Jun/16
Gross National Product 376381 KRW Billion Mar/16
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 112155 KRW Billion Jun/16
GDP per capita 25023 USD Dec/15
GDP per capita PPP 34387 USD Dec/15
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 3.6 % Jun/16
Employed Persons 26559 Thousand Jun/16
Unemployed Persons 1004 Thousand Jun/16
Labor Force Participation Rate 63.5 % Jun/16
Labour Costs 148 Index Points Mar/16
Productivity 97.6 Index Points Mar/16
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 96.4 % Jun/16
Youth Unemployment Rate 10.3 % Jun/16
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 0.8 % Jun/16
Inflation Rate Mom 0 % Jun/16
Consumer Price Index CPI 111 Index Points Jun/16
Core Consumer Prices 113 Index Points Jun/16
Core Inflation Rate 1.7 % Jun/16
GDP Deflator 108 Index Points Mar/16
Producer Prices 99.01 Index Points Jun/16
Producer Prices Change -2.7 % Jun/16
Export Prices 80.64 Index Points Jun/16
Import Prices 77.97 Index Points Jun/16
Food Inflation -0.3 % Jun/16
Cpi Transportation 98.38 Index Points Jun/16
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 1.25 % Jul/16
Interbank Rate 1.27 % Jul/16
Money Supply M0 80129400 KRW Million May/16
Money Supply M1 729346 KRW Billion May/16
Money Supply M2 2324579 KRW Billion May/16
Money Supply M3 3208342 KRW Billion May/16
Foreign Exchange Reserves 369890 USD Million Jun/16
Loans to Private Sector 7428662 KRW Hundred Million Jun/16
Deposit Interest Rate 2.54 % Dec/14
Central Bank Balance Sheet 473301 KRW Billion May/16
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade 11600 USD Million Jun/16
Imports 33700 USD Million Jun/16
Current Account 10361 USD Million May/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 8929 USD Million May/16
Foreign Direct Investment 4241000 USD Thousand Mar/16
Tourism Revenues 1711 USD Million May/16
Tourist Arrivals 1554413 Jun/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 4453 KRW Billion May/16
Government Spending 54856 KRW Billion Jun/16
Government Revenues 167499 KRW Billion May/16
Fiscal Expenditure 163046 KRW Billion May/16
Asylum Applications 482 Persons Feb/16
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 50.5 Jun/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 May/16
New Orders 5359582 KRW Million May/16
Changes in Inventories -4017 KRW Billion Jun/16
Bankruptcies 46 Companies Jun/16
Car Registrations 155971 Cars Jun/16
Leading Economic Index 125 Index Points May/16
Cement Production 5769 Thousands of Tonnes May/16
Coincident Index 120 Index Points May/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 5468 Thousand Tonnes Jun/16
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Confidence 101 Jul/16
Retail Sales MoM 0.6 % May/16
Retail Sales YoY 5.1 % May/16
Consumer Spending 180802 KRW Billion Jun/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 3.45 % May/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 Jun/16
Construction Orders 4835593 KRW Million May/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. 7/26/2016