South Korea | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.4 % Dec/16
Unemployment Rate 3.6 % Jan/17
Inflation Rate 2 % Jan/17
Interest Rate 1.25 % Feb/17
Balance of Trade 3200 USD Million Jan/17
Government Debt to GDP 37.9 % Dec/15
Markets Last Reference
Currency 1137 Feb/17
Stock Market 2108 points Feb/17
Government Bond 10Y 2.25 % Feb/17
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.4 % Dec/16
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.3 % Dec/16
GDP 1378 USD Billion Dec/15
GDP Constant Prices 379113 KRW Billion Dec/16
Gross National Product 391026 KRW Billion Sep/16
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 115561 KRW Billion Dec/16
GDP per capita 25023 USD Dec/15
GDP per capita PPP 34387 USD Dec/15
GDP From Agriculture 6699 KRW Billion Dec/16
GDP From Construction 16562 KRW Billion Dec/16
GDP From Manufacturing 107175 KRW Billion Dec/16
GDP From Mining 594 KRW Billion Dec/16
GDP From Public Administration 23110 KRW Billion Dec/16
GDP From Services 202583 Dec/16
GDP From Transport 12844 KRW Billion Dec/16
GDP From Utilities 7500 KRW Billion Dec/16
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 3.6 % Jan/17
Employed Persons 26402 Thousand Jan/17
Unemployed Persons 982 Thousand Jan/17
Labor Force Participation Rate 61.2 % Jan/17
Labour Costs 139 Index Points Sep/16
Productivity 96.3 Index Points Sep/16
Wages 3465763 KRW/Month Sep/16
Minimum Wages 6470 KRW/Hour Jan/17
Wages in Manufacturing 3727377 KRW/Month Sep/16
Population 50.8 Million Dec/16
Retirement Age Women 60 Dec/17
Retirement Age Men 60 Dec/17
Employment Rate 96.2 % Jan/17
Youth Unemployment Rate 8.5 % Jan/17
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 2 % Jan/17
Inflation Rate Mom 0.9 % Jan/17
Consumer Price Index CPI 102 Index Points Jan/17
Core Consumer Prices 102 Index Points Jan/17
Core Inflation Rate 1.5 % Jan/17
GDP Deflator 109 Index Points Sep/16
Producer Prices 102 Index Points Jan/17
Producer Prices Change 3.7 % Jan/17
Export Prices 87.31 Index Points Jan/17
Import Prices 84.91 Index Points Jan/17
Food Inflation 5.3 % Jan/17
Cpi Transportation 101 Index Points Jan/17
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 1.25 % Feb/17
Interbank Rate 1.4 % Feb/17
Money Supply M0 86829500 KRW Million Dec/16
Money Supply M1 772713 KRW Billion Dec/16
Money Supply M2 2389250 KRW Billion Dec/16
Money Supply M3 3321954 KRW Billion Dec/16
Foreign Exchange Reserves 374040 USD Million Jan/17
Loans to Private Sector 7538506 KRW Hundred Million Jan/17
Deposit Interest Rate 1.8 % Dec/15
Central Bank Balance Sheet 480320 KRW Billion Dec/16
Private Debt To Gdp 256 % Dec/15
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade 3200 USD Million Jan/17
Exports 40330 USD Million Jan/17
Imports 37130 USD Million Jan/17
Current Account 7869 USD Million Dec/16
Current Account to GDP 7.7 % Dec/15
External Debt 400400 USD Million Sep/16
Terms of Trade 104 Index Points Dec/16
Capital Flows 9281 USD Million Dec/16
Foreign Direct Investment 6249699 USD Thousand Dec/16
Tourism Revenues 1337 USD Million Dec/16
Tourist Arrivals 1343398 Dec/16
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 37.9 % Dec/15
Government Budget -3 % of GDP Dec/15
Government Budget Value 21010 KRW Billion Nov/16
Government Spending 55878 KRW Billion Dec/16
Government Revenues 345276 KRW Billion Nov/16
Fiscal Expenditure 324266 KRW Billion Nov/16
Asylum Applications 686 Persons Jun/16
Credit Rating 84.4
Government Spending To Gdp 32 % Dec/14
Military Expenditure 38640 USD Million Dec/15
Business Last Reference
Business Confidence 75 Jan/17
Manufacturing PMI 49 Jan/17
Industrial Production 4.3 % Dec/16
Industrial Production Mom -0.5 % Dec/16
Manufacturing Production 4.4 % Dec/16
Capacity Utilization 113 Index Points Dec/16
New Orders 10061014 KRW Million Dec/16
Changes in Inventories -1573 KRW Billion Dec/16
Bankruptcies 42 Companies Jan/17
Car Registrations 154361 Cars Jan/17
Leading Economic Index 129 Index Points Dec/16
Cement Production 5749 Thousands of Tonnes Dec/16
Coincident Index 123 Index Points Dec/16
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 22659 Gigawatt-hour Nov/16
Mining Production -1.3 % Dec/16
Steel Production 5858 Thousand Tonnes Dec/16
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Confidence 93.3 Jan/17
Retail Sales MoM -1.2 % Dec/16
Retail Sales YoY 1.6 % Dec/16
Consumer Spending 182389 KRW Billion Dec/16
Disposable Personal Income 1560594 KRW Billion Dec/15
Personal Savings 8.9 % Dec/15
Consumer Credit 1295753 KRW Billion Sep/16
Bank Lending Rate 3.44 % Dec/16
Gasoline Prices 1.31 USD/Liter Jan/17
Households Debt To Gdp 90 % of GDP Jun/16
Housing Last Reference
Housing Index 101 Index points Jan/17
Construction Orders 8207695 KRW Million Dec/16
Construction Output 12.8 % Dec/16
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. 2/23/2017