South Korea | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.4 % Mar/16
Unemployment Rate 3.7 % Apr/16
Inflation Rate 1 % Apr/16
Interest Rate 1.5 % May/16
Balance of Trade 8800 USD Million Apr/16
Government Debt to GDP 35.12 % Dec/14
Markets Last Reference
Currency 1180 May/16
Stock Market 1960 points May/16
Government Bond 10Y 1.77 % May/16
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.4 % Mar/16
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.7 % Mar/16
GDP 1410 USD Billion Dec/14
GDP Constant Prices 371845 KRW Billion Mar/16
Gross National Product 397275 KRW Billion Dec/15
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 109351 KRW Billion Mar/16
GDP per capita 24566 USD Dec/14
GDP per capita PPP 33629 USD Dec/14
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 3.7 % Apr/16
Employed Persons 26049 Thousand Apr/16
Unemployed Persons 1014 Thousand Apr/16
Labor Force Participation Rate 62.8 % Apr/16
Labour Costs 129 Index Points Dec/15
Productivity 97.9 Index Points Dec/15
Wages 3364661 KRW/Month Dec/15
Minimum Wages 6030 KRW/Hour Jan/16
Wages in Manufacturing 3725608 KRW/Month Dec/15
Population 50.6 Million Dec/15
Retirement Age Women 55 Dec/15
Retirement Age Men 55 Dec/15
Employment Rate 96.1 % Apr/16
Youth Unemployment Rate 10.9 % Apr/16
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 1 % Apr/16
Inflation Rate Mom 0.1 % Apr/16
Consumer Price Index CPI 111 Index Points Apr/16
Core Consumer Prices 113 Index Points Apr/16
Core Inflation Rate 1.8 % Apr/16
GDP Deflator 105 Index Points Dec/15
Producer Prices 98.6 Index Points Apr/16
Producer Prices Change -3.1 % Apr/16
Export Prices 78.19 Index Points Apr/16
Import Prices 74.77 Index Points Apr/16
Food Inflation 3.4 % Apr/16
Cpi Transportation 96.05 Index Points Apr/16
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 1.5 % May/16
Interbank Rate 1.52 % May/16
Money Supply M0 78875700 KRW Million Mar/16
Money Supply M1 725507 KRW Billion Mar/16
Money Supply M2 2300468 KRW Billion Mar/16
Money Supply M3 3176239 KRW Billion Mar/16
Foreign Exchange Reserves 372480 USD Million Apr/16
Loans to Private Sector 7407569 KRW Hundred Million Apr/16
Deposit Interest Rate 2.54 % Dec/14
Central Bank Balance Sheet 482483 KRW Billion Mar/16
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade 8800 USD Million Apr/16
Exports 41000 USD Million Apr/16
Imports 32200 USD Million Apr/16
Current Account 10090 USD Million Mar/16
Current Account to GDP 7.7 % Dec/15
External Debt 396559 USD Million Dec/15
Terms of Trade 150 Index Points Mar/16
Capital Flows 12906 USD Million Mar/16
Foreign Direct Investment 4241000 USD Thousand Mar/16
Tourism Revenues 1316 USD Million Dec/15
Tourist Arrivals 1389399 Mar/16
Gold Reserves 104 Tonnes Dec/15
Terrorism Index 0 Dec/14
Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP 35.12 % Dec/14
Government Budget -1.8 % of GDP Dec/14
Government Budget Value -2121 KRW Billion Feb/16
Government Spending 54760 KRW Billion Mar/16
Government Revenues 61610 KRW Billion Feb/16
Fiscal Expenditure 63732 KRW Billion Feb/16
Asylum Applications 287 Persons Dec/14
Credit Rating 84.4
Government Spending To Gdp 31.8 % Dec/13
Business Last Reference
Business Confidence 71 Apr/16
Manufacturing PMI 50 Apr/16
Industrial Production -1.5 % Mar/16
Industrial Production Mom -2.2 % Mar/16
Manufacturing Production -1.5 % Mar/16
Capacity Utilization 112 Index Points Mar/16
New Orders 4734733 KRW Million Mar/16
Changes in Inventories -3537 KRW Billion Mar/16
Bankruptcies 42 Companies Apr/16
Car Registrations 130591 Cars Apr/16
Leading Economic Index 137 Index Points Mar/16
Cement Production 5063 Thousands of Tonnes Mar/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 22928 Gigawatt-hour Mar/16
Mining Production 5 % Mar/16
Steel Production 5670 Thousand Tonnes Apr/16
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Confidence 99 May/16
Retail Sales MoM 4.2 % Mar/16
Retail Sales YoY 5.7 % Mar/16
Consumer Spending 179014 KRW Billion Mar/16
Disposable Personal Income 1560594 KRW Billion Dec/15
Personal Savings 8.9 % Dec/15
Consumer Credit 1206980 KRW Billion Dec/15
Bank Lending Rate 3.5 % Mar/16
Gasoline Prices 1.19 USD/Liter Apr/16
Households Debt To Gdp 87.2 % of GDP Sep/15
Housing Last Reference
Housing Index 100 Index points Apr/16
Construction Orders 5525091 KRW Million Mar/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. 5/25/2016