South Korea | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.7 % Jun/16
Unemployment Rate 3.6 % Jul/16
Inflation Rate 0.7 % Jul/16
Interest Rate 1.25 % Aug/16
Balance of Trade 7793 USD Million Jul/16
Government Debt to GDP 35.12 % Dec/14
Markets Last Reference
Currency 1119 Aug/16
Stock Market 2041 points Aug/16
Government Bond 10Y 1.45 % Aug/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 7040 KRW Billion Jun/16
GDP From Construction 15811 KRW Billion Jun/16
GDP From Manufacturing 106380 KRW Billion Jun/16
GDP From Mining 596 KRW Billion Jun/16
GDP From Public Administration 22874 KRW Billion Jun/16
GDP From Services 200489 Jun/16
GDP From Transport 12624 KRW Billion Jun/16
GDP From Utilities 7398 KRW Billion Jun/16
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 3.6 % Jul/16
Employed Persons 26603 Thousand Jul/16
Unemployed Persons 975 Thousand Jul/16
Labor Force Participation Rate 63.5 % Jul/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 96.2 % Jul/16
Youth Unemployment Rate 9.2 % Jul/16
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 0.7 % Jul/16
Inflation Rate Mom 0.1 % Jul/16
Consumer Price Index CPI 111 Index Points Jul/16
Core Consumer Prices 113 Index Points Jul/16
Core Inflation Rate 1.6 % Jul/16
GDP Deflator 108 Index Points Mar/16
Producer Prices 98.95 Index Points Jul/16
Producer Prices Change -2.4 % Jul/16
Export Prices 78.8 Index Points Jul/16
Import Prices 75.85 Index Points Jul/16
Food Inflation -0.1 % Jul/16
Cpi Transportation 98.9 Index Points Jul/16
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 1.25 % Aug/16
Interbank Rate 1.28 % Aug/16
Money Supply M0 80666500 KRW Million Jun/16
Money Supply M1 736294 KRW Billion Jun/16
Money Supply M2 2329887 KRW Billion Jun/16
Money Supply M3 3223361 KRW Billion Jun/16
Foreign Exchange Reserves 371380 USD Million Jul/16
Loans to Private Sector 7489175 KRW Hundred Million Jul/16
Deposit Interest Rate 1.8 % Dec/15
Central Bank Balance Sheet 472977 KRW Billion Jun/16
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade 7793 USD Million Jul/16
Exports 41000 USD Million Jul/16
Imports 33300 USD Million Jul/16
Current Account 12168 USD Million Jun/16
Current Account to GDP 7.7 % Dec/15
External Debt 391778 USD Million Jun/16
Terms of Trade 140 Index Points Jul/16
Capital Flows 9596 USD Million Jun/16
Foreign Direct Investment 6278639 USD Thousand Jun/16
Tourism Revenues 1500 USD Million Jun/16
Tourist Arrivals 1703495 Jul/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 -8063 KRW Billion Jun/16
Government Spending 54856 KRW Billion Jun/16
Government Revenues 191219 KRW Billion Jun/16
Fiscal Expenditure 199282 KRW Billion Jun/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 72 Jul/16
Manufacturing PMI 50.1 Jul/16
Industrial Production 0.8 % Jun/16
Industrial Production Mom -0.2 % Jun/16
Manufacturing Production 1.1 % Jun/16
Capacity Utilization 112 Index Points Jun/16
New Orders 4670985 KRW Million Jun/16
Changes in Inventories -4017 KRW Billion Jun/16
Bankruptcies 44 Companies Jul/16
Car Registrations 125589 Cars Jul/16
Leading Economic Index 125 Index Points Jun/16
Cement Production 5704 Thousands of Tonnes Jun/16
Coincident Index 121 Index Points Jun/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 22015 Gigawatt-hour Jun/16
Mining Production -21 % Jun/16
Steel Production 6009 Thousand Tonnes Jul/16
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Confidence 102 Aug/16
Retail Sales MoM 1 % Jun/16
Retail Sales YoY 8.9 % Jun/16
Consumer Spending 180802 KRW Billion Jun/16
Disposable Personal Income 1560594 KRW Billion Dec/15
Personal Savings 8.9 % Dec/15
Consumer Credit 1257278 KRW Billion Jun/16
Bank Lending Rate 3.23 % Jul/16
Gasoline Prices 1.28 USD/Liter Jul/16
Households Debt To Gdp 88.4 % of GDP Dec/15
Housing Last Reference
Housing Index 100 Index points Jul/16
Construction Orders 5887908 KRW Million Jun/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. 8/30/2016