South Korea | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 1.5 % Sep/17
Unemployment Rate 3.7 % Nov/17
Inflation Rate 1.3 % Nov/17
Interest Rate 1.5 % Nov/17
Balance of Trade 7800 USD Million Nov/17
Government Debt to GDP 38.6 % Dec/16
Markets Last Reference
Currency 1088 Dec/17
Stock Market 2482 points Dec/17
Government Bond 10Y 2.43 % Dec/17
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 1.5 % Sep/17
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3.8 % Sep/17
GDP 1411 USD Billion Dec/16
GDP Constant Prices 392067 KRW Billion Sep/17
Gross National Product 412381 KRW Billion Sep/17
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 126109 KRW Billion Sep/17
GDP per capita 25459 USD Dec/16
GDP per capita PPP 34986 USD Dec/16
GDP From Agriculture 6720 KRW Billion Sep/17
GDP From Construction 17848 KRW Billion Sep/17
GDP From Manufacturing 113517 KRW Billion Sep/17
GDP From Mining 561 KRW Billion Sep/17
GDP From Public Administration 23243 KRW Billion Sep/17
GDP From Services 206123 KRW Billion Sep/17
GDP From Transport 13092 KRW Billion Sep/17
GDP From Utilities 7834 KRW Billion Sep/17
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 3.7 % Nov/17
Employed Persons 26629 Thousand Nov/17
Unemployed Persons 1011 Thousand Nov/17
Labor Force Participation Rate 63.3 % Oct/17
Labour Costs 130 Index Points Jun/17
Productivity 98.5 Index Points Jun/17
Wages 3575612 KRW/Month Sep/17
Minimum Wages 6470 KRW/Hour Jan/17
Wages in Manufacturing 3874983 KRW/Month Sep/17
Population 50.8 Million Dec/16
Retirement Age Women 60 Dec/17
Retirement Age Men 60 Dec/17
Employment Rate 61.3 % Sep/17
Youth Unemployment Rate 8.7 % Oct/17
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 1.3 % Nov/17
Inflation Rate Mom -0.7 % Nov/17
Consumer Price Index CPI 103 Index Points Nov/17
Core Consumer Prices 103 Index Points Nov/17
Core Inflation Rate 1.4 % Nov/17
GDP Deflator 114 Index Points Sep/17
Producer Prices 103 Index Points Oct/17
Producer Prices Change 3.5 % Oct/17
Export Prices 85.68 Index Points Nov/17
Import Prices 82.87 Index Points Nov/17
Food Inflation 0.5 % Nov/17
CPI Transportation 102 Index Points Nov/17
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 1.5 % Nov/17
Interbank Rate 1.66 % Dec/17
Money Supply M0 97426600 KRW Million Sep/17
Money Supply M1 824691 KRW Billion Sep/17
Money Supply M2 2492856 KRW Billion Sep/17
Money Supply M3 3485868 KRW Billion Sep/17
Foreign Exchange Reserves 387250 USD Million Nov/17
Loans to Private Sector 7844877 KRW Hundred Million Oct/17
Deposit Interest Rate 1.56 % Dec/16
Central Bank Balance Sheet 474760 KRW Billion Sep/17
Foreign Stock Investment 7153 USD Hundreds of Millions Sep/17
Private Debt To Gdp 254 % Dec/16
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade 7800 USD Million Nov/17
Exports 49700 USD Million Nov/17
Imports 41800 USD Million Nov/17
Current Account 5720 USD Million Oct/17
Current Account to GDP 7 % Dec/16
External Debt 409127 USD Million Sep/17
Terms of Trade 105 Index Points Sep/17
Capital Flows 8429 USD Million Oct/17
Foreign Direct Investment 3991000 USD Thousand Sep/17
Tourism Revenues 1071100 USD Million Oct/17
Tourist Arrivals 1165638 Oct/17
Gold Reserves 104 Tonnes Jun/17
Terrorism Index 0.61 Dec/16
Weapons Sales 534 USD Million Dec/16
Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP 38.6 % Dec/16
Government Budget -2.4 % of GDP Dec/16
Government Budget Value 12656 KRW Billion Sep/17
Government Spending 58079 KRW Billion Sep/17
Government Revenues 309794 KRW Billion Sep/17
Fiscal Expenditure 297138 KRW Billion Sep/17
Asylum Applications 652 Persons Jun/17
Credit Rating 84.4
Government Spending To Gdp 32.3 % Dec/15
Military Expenditure 37265 USD Million Dec/16
Business Last Reference
Business Confidence 83 Nov/17
Manufacturing PMI 51.2 Nov/17
Industrial Production -5.9 % Oct/17
Industrial Production Mom -1.1 % Oct/17
Manufacturing Production -6.2 % Oct/17
Capacity Utilization 114 Index Points Oct/17
New Orders 5998089 KRW Million Oct/17
Changes in Inventories -2401 KRW Billion Sep/17
Bankruptcies 33 Companies Aug/17
Car Registrations 102012 Cars Oct/17
Leading Economic Index 133 Index Points Oct/17
Internet Speed 28554 KBps Mar/17
IP Addresses 25814048 IP Mar/17
Cement Production 4955 Thousands of Tonnes Oct/17
Coincident Index 126 Index Points Oct/17
Competitiveness Index 5.07 Points Dec/18
Competitiveness Rank 26 Dec/18
Corruption Index 53 Points Dec/16
Corruption Rank 52 Dec/16
Ease of Doing Business 4 Dec/17
Electricity Production 21782 Gigawatt-hour Oct/17
Mining Production 4.83 % Sep/17
Steel Production 6200 Thousand Tonnes Oct/17
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Confidence 112 Nov/17
Retail Sales MoM -2.9 % Oct/17
Retail Sales YoY -0.2 % Oct/17
Consumer Spending 186427 KRW Billion Sep/17
Disposable Personal Income 1632614 KRW Billion Dec/16
Personal Savings 9.3 % Dec/16
Consumer Credit 1419128 KRW Billion Sep/17
Bank Lending Rate 3.46 % Oct/17
Gasoline Prices 1.41 USD/Liter Nov/17
Households Debt To Gdp 93.8 % of GDP Jun/17
Housing Last Reference
Housing Index 102 Index points Nov/17
Construction Orders 2682781 KRW Million Oct/17
Construction Output -1.5 % Oct/17
Home Ownership Rate 56.8 % Dec/16
Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate 22 % Dec/17
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
Climate Last Reference
Precipitation 35 mm Dec/15
Temperature 1 celsius Dec/15




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