South Korea | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Currency 1059.05 1056.79 989.26 2014-10-20 Daily
Government Bond 10Y 2.73 2.86 4.89 Percent 2014-10-17 Daily
Stock Market 1930.06 2020.09 840.70 Index points 2014-10-20 Daily
GDP Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
GDP 1304.55 1222.81 349.77 USD Billion 2013-12-31 Yearly
GDP Growth Rate 0.50 0.90 1.71 Percent 2014-06-30 Quarterly
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3.50 3.90 7.10 Percent 2014-06-30 Quarterly
GDP Constant Prices 355541.80 353810.90 138047.15 KRW Billion 2014-05-15 Quarterly
Gross National Product 336918.40 365088.20 127449.10 KRW Billion 2014-02-15 Quarterly
GDP per capita 23892.53 23303.01 9107.00 USD 2013-12-31 Yearly
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 104552.10 104779.50 36332.98 KRW Billion 2014-05-15 Quarterly
GDP per capita PPP 32708.11 31901.07 22359.36 USD 2013-12-31 Yearly
Labour Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Unemployment Rate 3.50 3.50 3.63 Percent 2014-09-15 Monthly
Employed Persons 25689.00 25743.00 23161.90 Thousand 2014-09-15 Monthly
Unemployed Persons 919.00 925.00 868.72 Thousand 2014-09-15 Monthly
Productivity 103.40 106.10 81.35 Index Points 2014-02-15 Quarterly
Labor Force Participation Rate 63.20 63.10 60.53 Percent 2014-07-15 Monthly
Wages 3256321.00 3126967.00 2861511.27 KRW 2014-02-15 Quarterly
Wages in Manufacturing 3682593.00 3418613.00 3056253.92 KRW 2014-02-15 Quarterly
Labour Costs 125.80 109.80 102.13 Index Points 2014-02-15 Quarterly
Population 50.22 50.00 39.89 Million 2013-12-31 Yearly
Retirement Age Women 60.00 60.00 60.00 2013-01-01 Yearly
Retirement Age Men 60.00 60.00 60.00 2013-01-01 Yearly
Prices Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Inflation Rate 1.10 1.40 7.84 Percent 2014-09-15 Monthly
Inflation Rate Mom -0.10 0.17 0.62 Percent 2014-09-15 Monthly
Consumer Price Index CPI 109.40 109.50 48.22 Index Points 2014-09-15 Monthly
Core Inflation Rate 1.90 2.40 6.01 Percent 2014-09-15 Monthly
Core Consumer Prices 109.10 109.20 61.03 Index Points 2014-09-15 Monthly
GDP Deflator 103.00 104.60 56.92 Index Points 2014-05-15 Quarterly
Producer Prices 105.24 105.57 54.70 Index Points 2014-09-15 Monthly
Producer Prices Change -0.40 -0.20 6.73 Percent 2014-09-15 Monthly
Export Prices 86.95 87.14 78.93 Index Points 2014-09-15 Monthly
Import Prices 93.04 94.18 49.42 Index Points 2014-09-15 Monthly
Food Inflation 0.18 -0.45 130.13 Percent 2014-09-15 Monthly
Money Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Interest Rate 2.00 2.25 3.65 Percent 2014-10-15 Daily
Interbank Rate 2.49 2.48 7.02 Percent 2014-07-15 Daily
Money Supply M0 58029600.00 56919500.00 9517731.71 KRW Million 2014-07-15 Monthly
Money Supply M1 54177.10 534235.70 134964.43 KRW Billion 2014-07-15 Monthly
Money Supply M2 2022300.60 1997547.10 504190.33 KRW Billion 2014-07-15 Monthly
Money Supply M3 2730176.00 2708000.40 1034820.14 KRW Billion 2014-07-15 Monthly
Foreign Exchange Reserves 364406.70 367534.10 84056.05 USD Million 2014-09-15 Monthly
Loans to Private Sector 3057.00 3556.00 2177.79 KRW Billion 2014-07-15 Monthly
Trade Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Balance of Trade 3361.00 3370.00 526.83 USD Million 2014-09-15 Monthly
Exports 47691.00 46233.74 11497.58 USD Million 2014-09-15 Monthly
Imports 44300.00 42864.82 10970.71 USD Million 2014-09-15 Monthly
Current Account 7274.00 7670.00 870.66 USD Million 2014-08-15 Monthly
Current Account to GDP 5.80 4.30 1.35 Percent 2013-12-31 Yearly
External Debt 442174.10 425353.20 227738.40 USD Million 2014-06-30 Quarterly
Terms of Trade 119.90 112.80 57.53 Index Points 2014-07-15 Monthly
Foreign Direct Investment 5272619.00 5061748.00 1139971.68 USD Thousand 2014-05-15 Quarterly
Capital Flows -9839.50 -8136.70 -999.43 USD Million 2014-06-13 Monthly
Tourist Arrivals 1354753.00 1273627.00 527874.30 2014-07-15 Monthly
Gold Reserves 104.44 104.44 25.37 Tonnes 2013-12-31 Quarterly
Government Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Government Budget -1.50 -1.30 -0.18 Percent of GDP 2013-12-31 Yearly
Government Debt to GDP 33.80 34.80 20.66 Percent 2013-12-31 Yearly
Government Budget Value -7795.00 -3873.00 6921.39 KRW Billion 2014-05-14 Monthly
Government Spending 50464.30 50306.30 19395.55 KRW Billion 2014-05-15 Quarterly
Credit Rating 80.74 Monthly
Business Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Business Confidence 74.00 72.00 82.58 2014-09-15 Monthly
Manufacturing PMI 48.80 50.30 49.56 2014-09-15 Monthly
Industrial Production -2.80 3.90 9.61 Percent 2014-08-15 Monthly
Industrial Production Mom -3.80 1.50 0.67 Percent 2014-08-15 Monthly
Manufacturing Production -2.70 4.00 8.35 Percent 2014-08-15 Monthly
Capacity Utilization 109.60 109.60 46.31 Index Points 2014-06-13 Monthly
New Orders 6005322.00 5754629.00 3351226.22 KRW Million 2014-06-13 Monthly
Changes in Inventories -2747.50 -2933.70 752.51 KRW Billion 2014-05-15 Quarterly
Bankruptcies 67.00 61.00 537.87 Companies 2014-06-13 Monthly
Car Registrations 19850931.00 19779582.00 11648018.58 Cars 2014-07-15 Monthly
Consumer Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Consumer Confidence 107.00 107.00 100.67 2014-09-15 Monthly
Retail Sales MoM 2.70 0.30 0.34 Percent 2014-08-13 Monthly
Retail Sales YoY 2.10 0.60 6.35 Percent 2014-08-13 Monthly
Consumer Spending 172041.90 172547.50 69500.66 KRW Billion 2014-05-15 Quarterly
Disposable Personal Income 1436524.40 1385445.30 440720.82 KRW Billion 2013-06-30 Yearly
Personal Savings 494415.30 473507.20 145575.94 KRW Billion 2013-06-30 Yearly
Consumer Credit 1024771.80 1021357.60 527561.65 KRW Billion 2014-03-31 Quarterly
Bank Lending Rate 4.40 4.40 7.42 Percent 2014-06-13 Monthly
Housing Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Housing Index 4142461.00 2533048.00 1511922.83 KRW Million 2014-06-13 Monthly
Taxes Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Corporate Tax Rate 24.20 24.20 25.06 percent 2014-01-01 Yearly
Personal Income Tax Rate 38.00 38.00 35.91 percent 2014-01-01 Yearly
Sales Tax Rate 10.00 10.00 10.00 percent 2014-01-01 Yearly
Social Security Rate 18.52 18.24 16.72 percent 2013-01-01 Yearly
Social Security Rate For Companies 10.23 10.10 9.35 percent 2013-01-01 Yearly
Social Security Rate For Employees 8.29 8.14 7.37 percent 2013-01-01 Yearly




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