South Korea | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.8 % Jun/16
Unemployment Rate 3.8 % Aug/16
Inflation Rate 0.4 % Aug/16
Interest Rate 1.25 % Sep/16
Balance of Trade 7100 USD Million Sep/16
Government Debt to GDP 35.12 % Dec/14
Markets Last Reference
Currency 1088 Sep/16
Stock Market 2044 points Sep/16
Government Bond 10Y 1.46 % Sep/16
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.8 % Jun/16
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3.3 % Jun/16
GDP 1378 USD Billion Dec/15
GDP Constant Prices 375334 KRW Billion Jun/16
Gross National Product 390475 KRW Billion Jun/16
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 112341 KRW Billion Jun/16
GDP per capita 25023 USD Dec/15
GDP per capita PPP 34387 USD Dec/15
GDP From Agriculture 7005 KRW Billion Jun/16
GDP From Construction 15890 KRW Billion Jun/16
GDP From Manufacturing 106262 KRW Billion Jun/16
GDP From Mining 590 KRW Billion Jun/16
GDP From Public Administration 22893 KRW Billion Jun/16
GDP From Services 200820 Jun/16
GDP From Transport 12647 KRW Billion Jun/16
GDP From Utilities 7401 KRW Billion Jun/16
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 3.8 % Aug/16
Employed Persons 26360 Thousand Aug/16
Unemployed Persons 1050 Thousand Aug/16
Labor Force Participation Rate 63.3 % Aug/16
Labour Costs 148 Index Points Mar/16
Productivity 97.6 Index Points Mar/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 96.4 % Aug/16
Youth Unemployment Rate 9.4 % Aug/16
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 0.4 % Aug/16
Inflation Rate Mom -0.1 % Aug/16
Consumer Price Index CPI 111 Index Points Aug/16
Core Consumer Prices 113 Index Points Aug/16
Core Inflation Rate 1.1 % Aug/16
GDP Deflator 108 Index Points Jun/16
Producer Prices 99.02 Index Points Aug/16
Producer Prices Change -1.7 % Aug/16
Export Prices 77.41 Index Points Aug/16
Import Prices 74.44 Index Points Aug/16
Food Inflation 0.5 % Aug/16
Cpi Transportation 98.41 Index Points Aug/16
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 1.25 % Sep/16
Interbank Rate 1.32 % Sep/16
Money Supply M0 81805100 KRW Million Jul/16
Money Supply M1 736686 KRW Billion Jul/16
Money Supply M2 2355280 KRW Billion Jul/16
Money Supply M3 3255052 KRW Billion Jul/16
Foreign Exchange Reserves 375460 USD Million Aug/16
Loans to Private Sector 7508821 KRW Hundred Million Aug/16
Deposit Interest Rate 1.8 % Dec/15
Central Bank Balance Sheet 474272 KRW Billion Jul/16
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade 7100 USD Million Sep/16
Exports 40800 USD Million Sep/16
Imports 33800 USD Million Sep/16
Current Account 8706 USD Million Jul/16
Current Account to GDP 7.7 % Dec/15
External Debt 391778 USD Million Jun/16
Terms of Trade 133 Index Points Aug/16
Capital Flows 9391 USD Million Jul/16
Foreign Direct Investment 6278639 USD Thousand Jun/16
Tourism Revenues 1288 USD Million Jul/16
Tourist Arrivals 1664303 Aug/16
Gold Reserves 104 Tonnes Jun/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 8052 KRW Billion Jul/16
Government Spending 54810 KRW Billion Jun/16
Government Revenues 230284 KRW Billion Jul/16
Fiscal Expenditure 222232 KRW Billion Jul/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 Sep/16
Manufacturing PMI 47.6 Sep/16
Industrial Production 2.3 % Aug/16
Industrial Production Mom -2.4 % Aug/16
Manufacturing Production 2.3 % Aug/16
Capacity Utilization 112 Index Points Aug/16
New Orders 4266568 KRW Million Aug/16
Changes in Inventories -3851 KRW Billion Jun/16
Bankruptcies 35 Companies Aug/16
Car Registrations 105851 Cars Aug/16
Leading Economic Index 127 Index Points Aug/16
Cement Production 5131 Thousands of Tonnes Aug/16
Coincident Index 122 Index Points Aug/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 4 Dec/15
Electricity Production 22015 Gigawatt-hour Jun/16
Mining Production -0.3 % Jul/16
Steel Production 5866 Thousand Tonnes Aug/16
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Confidence 102 Sep/16
Retail Sales MoM 2 % Aug/16
Retail Sales YoY 6 % Aug/16
Consumer Spending 180956 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 % Aug/16
Gasoline Prices 1.26 USD/Liter Aug/16
Households Debt To Gdp 88.8 % of GDP Mar/16
Housing Last Reference
Housing Index 101 Index points Aug/16
Construction Orders 6851722 KRW Million Aug/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. 10/1/2016