South Korea | Economic Indicators


Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.9 % Mar/17
Unemployment Rate 4 % Apr/17
Inflation Rate 1.9 % Apr/17
Interest Rate 1.25 % May/17
Balance of Trade 13254 USD Million Apr/17
Government Debt to GDP 37.8 % Dec/15
Markets Last Reference
Currency 1090 May/17
Stock Market 2355 points May/17
Government Bond 10Y 2.26 % May/17
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.9 % Mar/17
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.7 % Mar/17
GDP 1378 USD Billion Dec/15
GDP Constant Prices 383600 KRW Billion Mar/17
Gross National Product 410408 KRW Billion Dec/16
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 121398 KRW Billion Mar/17
GDP per capita 25023 USD Dec/15
GDP per capita PPP 34387 USD Dec/15
GDP From Agriculture 7296 KRW Billion Mar/17
GDP From Construction 17624 KRW Billion Mar/17
GDP From Manufacturing 110760 KRW Billion Mar/17
GDP From Mining 577 KRW Billion Mar/17
GDP From Public Administration 23018 KRW Billion Mar/17
GDP From Services 202240 KRW Billion Mar/17
GDP From Transport 12790 KRW Billion Mar/17
GDP From Utilities 7227 KRW Billion Mar/17
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 4 % Apr/17
Employed Persons 26511 Thousand Apr/17
Unemployed Persons 1098 Thousand Apr/17
Labor Force Participation Rate 63.5 % Apr/17
Labour Costs 134 Index Points Dec/16
Productivity 98.1 Index Points Dec/16
Wages 3480465 KRW/Month Dec/16
Minimum Wages 6470 KRW/Hour Jan/17
Wages in Manufacturing 3870051 KRW/Month Dec/16
Population 50.8 Million Dec/16
Retirement Age Women 60 Dec/17
Retirement Age Men 60 Dec/17
Employment Rate 60.2 % Mar/17
Youth Unemployment Rate 11.3 % Apr/17
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 1.9 % Apr/17
Inflation Rate Mom -0.1 % Apr/17
Consumer Price Index CPI 103 Index Points Apr/17
Core Consumer Prices 103 Index Points Apr/17
Core Inflation Rate 1.3 % Apr/17
GDP Deflator 107 Index Points Dec/16
Producer Prices 103 Index Points Apr/17
Producer Prices Change 4 % Apr/17
Export Prices 85.46 Index Points Apr/17
Import Prices 81.79 Index Points Apr/17
Food Inflation 2.6 % Apr/17
Cpi Transportation 101 Index Points Apr/17
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 1.25 % May/17
Interbank Rate 1.35 % May/17
Money Supply M0 88678900 KRW Million Mar/17
Money Supply M1 791637 KRW Billion Mar/17
Money Supply M2 2441497 KRW Billion Mar/17
Money Supply M3 3407869 KRW Billion Mar/17
Foreign Exchange Reserves 376570 USD Million Apr/17
Loans to Private Sector 7651042 KRW Hundred Million Apr/17
Deposit Interest Rate 1.8 % Dec/15
Central Bank Balance Sheet 485176 KRW Billion Mar/17
Foreign Stock Investment 5729 USD Hundreds of Millions Dec/16
Private Debt To Gdp 255 % Dec/15
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade 13254 USD Million Apr/17
Exports 51008 USD Million Apr/17
Imports 37753 USD Million Apr/17
Current Account 5930 USD Million Mar/17
Current Account to GDP 7 % Dec/16
External Debt 405686 USD Million Mar/17
Terms of Trade 104 Index Points Mar/17
Capital Flows 5999 USD Million Mar/17
Foreign Direct Investment 3851000 USD Thousand Mar/17
Tourism Revenues 1117400 USD Million Mar/17
Tourist Arrivals 1233640 Mar/17
Gold Reserves 104 Tonnes Dec/16
Terrorism Index 0.23 Dec/15
Weapons Sales 105 USD Million Dec/15
Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP 37.8 % Dec/15
Government Budget -3 % of GDP Dec/15
Government Budget Value -3918 KRW Billion Mar/17
Government Spending 56152 KRW Billion Mar/17
Government Revenues 106216 KRW Billion Mar/17
Fiscal Expenditure 110134 KRW Billion Mar/17
Asylum Applications 611 Persons Oct/16
Credit Rating 84.4
Government Spending To Gdp 32 % Dec/14
Military Expenditure 38640 USD Million Dec/15
Business Last Reference
Business Confidence 83 Apr/17
Manufacturing PMI 49.4 Apr/17
Industrial Production 3 % Mar/17
Industrial Production Mom 1 % Mar/17
Manufacturing Production 3.2 % Mar/17
Capacity Utilization 113 Index Points Mar/17
New Orders 6147026 KRW Million Mar/17
Changes in Inventories -854 KRW Billion Mar/17
Bankruptcies 47 Companies Apr/17
Car Registrations 128618 Cars Apr/17
Leading Economic Index 130 Index Points Mar/17
Cement Production 5804 Thousands of Tonnes Mar/17
Coincident Index 125 Index Points Mar/17
Competitiveness Index 5.03 Points Dec/17
Competitiveness Rank 26 Dec/17
Corruption Index 53 Points Dec/16
Corruption Rank 52 Dec/16
Ease of Doing Business 5 Dec/16
Electricity Production 23499 Gigawatt-hour Mar/17
Mining Production -3.4 % Mar/17
Steel Production 6100 Thousand Tonnes Mar/17
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Confidence 108 May/17
Retail Sales MoM 0 % Mar/17
Retail Sales YoY 1.6 % Mar/17
Consumer Spending 183117 KRW Billion Mar/17
Disposable Personal Income 1632614 KRW Billion Dec/16
Personal Savings 9.3 % Dec/16
Consumer Credit 1344279 KRW Billion Dec/16
Bank Lending Rate 3.48 % Mar/17
Gasoline Prices 1.31 USD/Liter Apr/17
Households Debt To Gdp 91.6 % of GDP Sep/16
Housing Last Reference
Housing Index 102 Index points Apr/17
Construction Orders 4043669 KRW Million Mar/17
Construction Output 18 % Mar/17
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.