Markets Last Reference
Currency 1109 Dec/20
Stock Market (points) 2772 Dec/20
Government Bond 10Y (%) 1.7 Dec/20

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate (%) 2.1 Sep/20
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -1.1 Sep/20
Unemployment Rate (%) 4.1 Nov/20
Inflation Rate (%) 0.6 Nov/20
Inflation Rate Mom (%) -0.1 Nov/20
Interest Rate (%) 0.5 Nov/20
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 5930 Nov/20
Current Account (USD Million) 11660 Oct/20
Current Account to GDP (%) 3.7 Dec/19
Government Debt to GDP (%) 37.7 Dec/19
Government Budget (% of GDP) -2.6 Dec/19
Business Confidence (points) 85 Nov/20
Manufacturing PMI (points) 52.9 Nov/20
Consumer Confidence (points) 97.9 Nov/20
Retail Sales MoM (%) -0.9 Oct/20
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 25 Dec/20
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 42 Dec/19
Coronavirus Cases (Persons) 48570 Dec/20
Coronavirus Deaths (Persons) 659 Dec/20
Coronavirus Recovered (Persons) 33982 Dec/20

GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate (%) 2.1 Sep/20
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -1.1 Sep/20
GDP (USD Billion) 1642 Dec/19
GDP Constant Prices (KRW Billion) 456864 Sep/20
Gross National Product (KRW Billion) 456036 Sep/20
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (KRW Billion) 134853 Sep/20
GDP per capita (USD) 28606 Dec/19
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 42661 Dec/19
GDP From Agriculture (KRW Billion) 7760 Sep/20
GDP From Construction (KRW Billion) 21464 Sep/20
GDP From Manufacturing (KRW Billion) 121753 Sep/20
GDP From Mining (KRW Billion) 392 Sep/20
GDP From Public Administration (KRW Billion) 27856 Mar/20
GDP From Services (KRW Billion) 256838 Sep/20
GDP From Transport (KRW Billion) 13148 Sep/20
GDP From Utilities (KRW Billion) 11233 Sep/20

Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate (%) 4.1 Nov/20
Employed Persons (Thousand ) 27008 Nov/20
Unemployed Persons (Thousand ) 1153 Nov/20
Labor Force Participation Rate (%) 62.8 Nov/20
Labour Costs (points) 104 Jun/20
Productivity (points) 111 Jun/20
Wages (KRW/Month) 3895894 Sep/20
Minimum Wages (KRW/Hour) 8590 Dec/20
Wages in Manufacturing (KRW/Month) 4232213 Sep/20
Population (Million) 51.71 Dec/19
Retirement Age Women 60 Dec/19
Retirement Age Men 60 Dec/19
Employment Rate (%) 60.4 Aug/20
Youth Unemployment Rate (%) 8.2 Nov/20

Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate (%) 0.6 Nov/20
Inflation Rate Mom (%) -0.1 Nov/20
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 106 Nov/20
Core Consumer Prices (points) 106 Nov/20
Core Inflation Rate (%) 0.9 Sep/20
GDP Deflator (points) 107 Sep/20
Producer Prices (points) 103 Oct/20
Producer Prices Change (%) -0.6 Oct/20
Export Prices (points) 91.96 Nov/20
Import Prices (points) 95.78 Nov/20
Food Inflation (%) 8.3 Sep/20
Cpi Housing Utilities (points) 103 Nov/20
CPI Transportation (points) 98.71 Nov/20
Inflation Expectations (%) 1.8 Nov/20

Money Last Reference
Interest Rate (%) 0.5 Nov/20
Interbank Rate (%) 0.75 Dec/20
Money Supply M0 (KRW Million) 132521800 Oct/20
Money Supply M1 (KRW Billion) 1140941 Oct/20
Money Supply M2 (KRW Billion) 3161716 Oct/20
Money Supply M3 (KRW Billion) 4414976 Oct/20
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD Million) 436380 Nov/20
Loans to Private Sector (KRW Hundred Million) 9819925 Nov/20
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 1 Sep/20
Central Bank Balance Sheet (KRW Billion) 533753 Oct/20
Foreign Stock Investment (USD Million) 774920 Sep/20
Lending Rate (%) 1.5 Dec/20
Private Debt To GDP (%) 261 Dec/18

Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 5930 Nov/20
Current Account (USD Million) 11660 Oct/20
Current Account to GDP (%) 3.7 Dec/19
Exports (USD Million) 45810 Nov/20
Imports (USD Million) 39880 Nov/20
External Debt (USD Million) 510961 Sep/20
Terms of Trade (points) 95.6 Oct/20
Capital Flows (USD Million) 15929 Oct/20
Foreign Direct Investment (USD Thousand ) 5188027 Sep/20
Tourism Revenues (USD Million) 464200 Oct/20
Tourist Arrivals 61585 Oct/20
Gold Reserves (Tonnes) 104 Sep/20
Terrorism Index 0.3 Dec/18
Weapons Sales (USD Million) 688 Dec/19

Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP (%) 37.7 Dec/19
Government Budget (% of GDP) -2.6 Dec/19
Government Budget Value (KRW Billion) -58956 Oct/20
Government Spending (KRW Billion) 80247 Sep/20
Government Revenues (KRW Billion) 382798 Oct/20
Fiscal Expenditure (KRW Billion) 441754 Oct/20
Asylum Applications (Persons) 839 Sep/18
Credit Rating 86 Dec/20
Government Spending To GDP (%) 30.27 Dec/17
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 41157 Dec/18

Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 25 Dec/20
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 42 Dec/19
Sales Tax Rate (%) 10 Dec/20
Social Security Rate (%) 18.94 Dec/20
Social Security Rate For Companies (%) 9.96 Dec/20
Social Security Rate For Employees (%) 8.98 Dec/20

Business Last Reference
Business Confidence (points) 85 Nov/20
Manufacturing PMI (points) 52.9 Nov/20
Industrial Production (%) -2.2 Oct/20
Industrial Production Mom (%) -1.2 Oct/20
Manufacturing Production (%) -2.2 Oct/20
Capacity Utilization (points) 105 Oct/20
New Orders (KRW Million) 5606865 Oct/20
Changes in Inventories (KRW Billion) 1081 Sep/20
Bankruptcies (Companies) 21 Nov/20
Car Registrations 144779 Nov/20
Leading Economic Index (points) 123 Oct/20
Internet Speed (KBps) 28554 Mar/17
IP Addresses (IP) 25814048 Mar/17
Car Production 3950617 Dec/19
Coincident Index (points) 113 Oct/20
Competitiveness Index (Points) 79.62 Dec/19
Competitiveness Rank 13 Dec/19
Corruption Index (Points) 59 Dec/19
Corruption Rank 39 Dec/19
Ease of Doing Business 5 Dec/19
Electricity Production (Gigawatt-hour) 21521 Oct/20
Mining Production (%) -3 Aug/20
Steel Production (Thousand Tonnes) 5859 Oct/20

Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Confidence (points) 97.9 Nov/20
Retail Sales MoM (%) -0.9 Oct/20
Retail Sales YoY (%) -0.2 Oct/20
Consumer Spending (KRW Billion) 212926 Sep/20
Disposable Personal Income (KRW Billion) 1925873 Dec/19
Personal Savings (%) 34.5 Jun/20
Consumer Credit (KRW Billion) 1682120 Sep/20
Bank Lending Rate (%) 2.66 Oct/20
Economic Optimism Index (Net Balance) 89 Nov/20
Gasoline Prices (USD/Liter) 1.2 Nov/20
Households Debt To GDP (% of GDP) 98.6 Jun/20

Housing Last Reference
Housing Index (points) 107 Nov/20
Construction Orders (KRW Million) 6809825 Oct/20
Construction Output (%) -8.9 Oct/20
Home Ownership Rate (%) 58 Dec/19

Health Last Reference
Coronavirus Cases (Persons) 48570 Dec/20
Coronavirus Deaths (Persons) 659 Dec/20
Coronavirus Recovered (Persons) 33982 Dec/20


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