South Korea External Debt

1994 - 2021 | Quarterly | USD mn | The Bank of Korea

Key information about South Korea`s External Debt

  • South Korea External Debt reached 565.9 USD bn in Mar 2021, compared with 544.9 USD bn in the previous quarter.
  • South Korea External Debt: USD mn data is updated quarterly, available from Dec 1994 to Mar 2021.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 565.9 USD bn in Mar 2021 and a record low of 80.9 USD bn in Dec 1994.


Related information about South Korea`s External Debt
  • In the latest reports of South Korea, Current Account recorded a surplus of 9.3 USD bn in Feb 2021.
  • Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) fell by 127.8 USD mn in Feb 2021.
  • South Korea Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 3.5 USD bn in Jul 2021.
  • Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 16.3 USD bn in Jun 2021.
  • The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 438.5 USD bn in Dec 2020.

View South Korea's External Debt from Dec 1994 to Mar 2021 in the chart:

South Korea External Debt

What was South Korea's External Debt in Mar 2021?

South Korea External Debt reached 565.9 USD bn in Mar 2021, compared with 544.9 USD bn in the previous quarter. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
565,896.7 Mar 2021 544,917.4 Dec 2020 80,894.7 Dec 1994 565,896.7 Mar 2021 USD mn quarterly Dec 1994 - Mar 2021

External Debt by Country Comparison

Buy Selected Data

Includes External Debt on 109 economies standardised by CEIC. Instant access to full history data in excel.
country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) 10,439.7 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Jun 2021
Algeria (USD mn) 3,838.0 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2019
Argentina (USD mn) 271,505.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
Armenia (USD mn) 6,753.6 May 2021 monthly Dec 2012 - May 2021
Australia (USD mn) 1,848,275.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 1988 - Mar 2021
Austria (USD mn) 757,055.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1997 - Dec 2020
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 8,821.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2001 - Dec 2020
Bangladesh (USD mn) 70,671.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Dec 2020
Belarus (USD mn) 41,158.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Mar 2021
Belgium (USD mn) 1,436,430.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2007 - Mar 2021
Bolivia (USD mn) 13,510.6 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2020
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) 5,311.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Botswana (USD mn) 1,294.1 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Brazil (USD mn) 548,388.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2021
Bulgaria (USD mn) 46,544.2 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jun 2021
Cambodia (USD mn) 17,824.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Mar 2021
Canada (USD mn) 2,478,436.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1990 - Jun 2021
Chile (USD mn) 224,052.9 Jul 2021 monthly Dec 1995 - Jul 2021
China (USD mn) 2,526,600.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2003 - Mar 2021
Colombia (USD mn) 153,628.4 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2021
Croatia (USD mn) 53,596.6 May 2021 monthly Dec 1998 - May 2021
Cyprus (USD mn) 225,569.2 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2021
Czech Republic (USD mn) 201,108.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1993 - Dec 2020
Denmark (USD mn) 602,574.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Ecuador (USD mn) 55,525.7 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Jul 2021
Egypt (USD mn) 129,195.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 1997 - Dec 2020
Estonia (USD mn) 31,106.3 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Jun 2021
European Union (USD mn) 18,103,392.6 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2021
Finland (USD mn) 690,274.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1991 - Mar 2021
France (USD mn) 7,379,997.5 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2004 - Mar 2021
Georgia (USD mn) 20,592.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2021
Germany (USD mn) 6,741,344.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 1999 - Dec 2020
Ghana (USD mn) 24,598.8 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2012 - Mar 2021
Greece (USD mn) 591,346.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Mar 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 1,776,248.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2021
Hungary (USD mn) 261,550.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2021
Iceland (USD mn) 20,262.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1989 - Jun 2021
India (USD mn) 563,486.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 1999 - Dec 2020
Indonesia (USD mn) 417,950.3 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Apr 2021
Iran (USD mn) 9,142.0 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Ireland (USD mn) 3,211,912.2 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2002 - Jun 2021
Israel (USD mn) 132,488.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Italy (USD mn) 2,753,981.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2002 - Mar 2021
Ivory Coast (USD mn) 19,182.3 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Japan (USD mn) 4,574,792.2 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Jun 2021
Jordan (USD mn) 35,466.1 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Mar 2021
Kazakhstan (USD mn) 163,360.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
Kenya (USD mn) 37,230.4 Jun 2021 monthly Sep 1999 - Jun 2021
South Korea (USD mn) 565,896.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1994 - Mar 2021
Kosovo (USD mn) 2,952.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2011 - Mar 2021
Kuwait (USD mn) 53,819.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Sep 2020
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) 8,693.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Laos (USD mn) 9,935.6 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Latvia (USD mn) 42,960.8 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Lebanon (USD mn) 33,676.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Dec 2020
Lithuania (USD mn) 41,795.5 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1996 - Mar 2021
Luxembourg (USD mn) 3,971,387.2 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2002 - Mar 2021
North Macedonia (USD mn) 10,598.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Malawi (MWK mn) 2,021,553.2 2020 yearly 1984 - 2020
Malaysia (USD mn) 246,067.8 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Jun 2021
Malta (USD mn) 105,404.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2021
Mauritius (USD mn) 224,205.2 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2009 - Jun 2021
Mexico (USD mn) 462,504.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2020
Moldova (USD mn) 8,253.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2011 - Mar 2021
Mongolia (USD mn) 32,958.1 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Montenegro (USD mn) 8,339.4 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Morocco (USD mn) 59,925.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Mar 2021
Mozambique (USD mn) 9,486.1 2017 yearly 1985 - 2017
Myanmar (USD mn) 11,114.4 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Nepal (USD mn) 7,121.3 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
Netherlands (USD mn) 4,204,163.1 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2003 - Mar 2021
New Zealand (USD mn) 201,158.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2021
Nigeria (USD mn) 32,860.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Mar 2021
Norway (USD mn) 710,685.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Mar 2021
Pakistan (USD mn) 116,308.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2006 - Mar 2021
Palestinian Territory (USD mn) 2,052.0 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 2012 - Dec 2020
Panama (USD mn) 31,734.8 May 2021 monthly Jul 2004 - May 2021
Paraguay (USD mn) 19,549.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Peru (USD mn) 93,270.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2021
Philippines (USD mn) 97,047.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2021
Poland (USD mn) 372,028.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Portugal (USD mn) 492,790.7 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Jun 2021
Qatar (USD mn) 103,900.0 2010 yearly 2000 - 2010
Romania (USD mn) 151,681.7 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Jun 2021
Russia (USD mn) 471,385.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Jun 2021
Serbia (USD mn) 37,684.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
Singapore (USD mn) 1,664,505.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2003 - Mar 2021
Slovakia (USD mn) 128,117.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2021
Slovenia (USD mn) 59,253.0 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jun 2021
South Africa (USD mn) 170,836.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1985 - Dec 2020
Spain (USD mn) 2,665,703.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2021
Sri Lanka (USD mn) 49,211.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2012 - Dec 2020
Sudan (USD mn) 51,200.0 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Sweden (USD mn) 1,088,950.9 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2021
Switzerland (USD mn) 2,227,086.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2021
Taiwan (USD mn) 209,223.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 1999 - Mar 2021
Tajikistan (USD mn) 6,608.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2015 - Dec 2020
Thailand (USD mn) 186,397.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2021
Tunisia (USD mn) 41,085.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Dec 2020
Turkey (USD mn) 450,047.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1989 - Dec 2020

Accurate Macro & Micro Economic Data You Can Trust

Explore the most complete set of 6.6 million time series covering more than 200 economies, 20 industries and 18 macroeconomic sectors.

Learn more about what we do

South Korea Key Series

Buy Selected Data

Includes 500 key indicators for South Korea, curated by CEIC analysts. Instant access to full history data in excel.
Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -3.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2000 - Dec 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -14,513.223 Feb 2021 monthly Jul 1999 - Feb 2021
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 17,089.194 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 14.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 765,176.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Mar 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 42.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2002 - Dec 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (KRW bn) 607,457.000 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (KRW bn) 1,682,394.160 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (KRW bn) 559,373.700 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
National Debt (ND) (KRW bn) 846,600.000 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
Central Govt Debt: Short-Term (KRW bn) 113.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Mar 2021
Central Govt Debt (KRW bn) 862,140.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Mar 2021
Central Govt Debt: Domestic (KRW bn) 852,317.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2002 - Mar 2021
Central Govt Debt: Medium & Long Term (KRW bn) 861,327.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Mar 2021
Central Govt Debt: Foreign (KRW bn) 9,823.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2002 - Mar 2021
Public Sector Debt (KRW bn) 1,132,600.000 2019 yearly 2011 - 2019
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 3.271 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) 1,646.2 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Aug 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 51,187.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1966 - Apr 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 34.8 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1967 - Aug 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 2,853,865.958 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 1,126,966.139 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 6,276,840.063 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 47,806.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 1966 - May 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 44.0 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1967 - Aug 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 4,452,615.158 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 4,055,530.581 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 8,369.404 Jan 2021 monthly Apr 1964 - Jan 2021
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 6,440.000 Apr 2021 monthly Apr 1964 - Apr 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 13,185.000 May 2021 monthly Jan 1988 - May 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 10,868.000 May 2021 monthly Jan 1988 - May 2021
Imports: First 10 days (USD mn) 20,958.928 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2016 - Sep 2021
Exports: First 10 days (USD mn) 19,498.232 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2016 - Sep 2021
Trade Balance: First 10 days (USD mn) -1,460.696 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2016 - Sep 2021
Imports: Middle East: Qatar (USD th) 883,793.000 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Jul 2021
Imports: Natural Gas: Quantity (Ton th) 4,552.00 Feb 2018 monthly Nov 1990 - Feb 2018
Motor Vehicle: Exports (Unit) 135,871.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Aug 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 3,494.5 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Jul 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 9,261.4 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Feb 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (USD mn) 9,261.4 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Feb 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) -127.8 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Feb 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Jun 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 16,255.200 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Jun 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1980 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 3,482.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1980 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 23,068.700 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2021
External Debt (USD mn) 565,896.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1994 - Mar 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 33.3 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 165,673.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1994 - Mar 2021
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 9.7 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Total Debt: % of GDP (%) 745.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2008 - Dec 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 94.884 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 441,443.900 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1994 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: G&S: SV: Credit (USD mn) 8,183.800 May 2018 monthly Jan 1980 - May 2018
BoP: CF: FA: DI: Direct Investment Assets (USD mn) 6,294.200 May 2018 monthly Jan 1980 - May 2018
BoP: CF: FA: FD: Assets (USD mn) -4,690.900 May 2018 monthly Mar 1987 - May 2018
BoP: CA: G&S: Goods: Imports fob (USD mn) 42,392.700 May 2018 monthly Jan 1980 - May 2018
BoP: CA: Secondary Incomes: Debit (USD mn) 1,713.900 May 2018 monthly Jan 1980 - May 2018
BoP: CF: FA: PI: Portfolio Investment Liabilities (PIL) (USD mn) 3,008.700 May 2018 monthly Jan 1980 - May 2018
BoP: CF: FA: OI: Other Investment Assets (OIA) (USD mn) 4,833.400 May 2018 monthly Jan 1980 - May 2018
BoP: CA: G&S: Services (SV) (USD mn) -2,093.900 May 2018 monthly Jan 1980 - May 2018
BoP: CF: FA: Direct Investment (DI) (USD mn) 6,056.900 May 2018 monthly Jan 1980 - May 2018
BoP: CF: FA: Financial Derivatives (FD) (USD mn) -484.100 May 2018 monthly Mar 1987 - May 2018
BoP: CF: FA: OI: Other Investment Liabilities (OIL) (USD mn) 7,661.800 May 2018 monthly Jan 1980 - May 2018
BoP: CA: G&S: SV: Debit (USD mn) 10,277.700 May 2018 monthly Jan 1980 - May 2018
BoP: CF: FA: Portfolio Investment (PI) (USD mn) 407.400 May 2018 monthly Jan 1980 - May 2018
BoP: CF: FA: FD: Liabilities (USD mn) -4,206.800 May 2018 monthly Mar 1987 - May 2018
BoP: CA: G&S: Goods: Exports fob (USD mn) 53,778.700 May 2018 monthly Jan 1980 - May 2018
BoP: CA: Secondary Incomes: Credit (USD mn) 873.600 May 2018 monthly Jan 1980 - May 2018
BoP: CF: FA: PI: Portfolio Investment Asset (PIA) (USD mn) 3,416.100 May 2018 monthly Jan 1980 - May 2018
BoP: CF: FA: Other Investment (OI) (USD mn) -2,828.400 May 2018 monthly Jan 1980 - May 2018
BoP: sa: CA: G&S: Services: Debit (USD mn) 10,308.700 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Jul 2021
BoP: sa: CA: G&S: Services (USD mn) -76.000 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Jul 2021
BoP: sa: CA: Secondary Income (USD mn) -203.400 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Jul 2021
BoP: sa: CA: G&S: Goods: Imports fob (USD mn) 48,699.900 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Jul 2021
BoP: sa: CA: G&S: Goods: Exports fob (USD mn) 53,769.300 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Jul 2021
BoP: sa: CA: Primary Income: Credit (USD mn) 3,691.700 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Jul 2021
BoP: sa: CA: Secondary Income: Credit (USD mn) 845.200 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Jul 2021
BoP: sa: CA: G&S: Goods (USD mn) 5,069.400 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Jul 2021
BoP: sa: CA: Primary Income (USD mn) 1,505.800 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Jul 2021
BoP: sa: CA: Secondary Income: Debit (USD mn) 1,048.600 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Jul 2021
BoP: sa: CA: G&S: Services: Credit (USD mn) 10,232.700 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Jul 2021
BoP: sa: CA: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn) 2,185.900 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Jul 2021
International Investment Position: Net (USD mn) 490,653.400 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1994 - Jun 2021
International Investment Position: Liabilities (USD mn) 1,582,745.400 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1994 - Jun 2021
International Investment Position: Assets (USD mn) 2,073,398.800 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1994 - Jun 2021
External Debt: Gross: Long Term (LT) (USD mn) 426,186.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1994 - Jun 2021
Outward Direct Investment: Total Invested: Vietnam (USD mn) 176.407 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Jun 2021
Outward Direct Investment: Total Invested: China (USD mn) 152.154 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Jun 2021
Outward Direct Investment: Total Invested: USA (USD mn) 2,987.676 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Jun 2021
Outward Direct Investment: Total Invested: Hong Kong (USD mn) 101.419 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Jun 2021
Outward Direct Investment: Total Invested (USD mn) 7,724.612 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Jun 2021
Outward Direct Investment: Total Invested: Indonesia (USD mn) 20.726 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Jun 2021
ODI: Total Invested: Real Estate (USD mn) 725,563.42 Jun 2018 monthly Dec 1980 - Jun 2018
Smalll Business Health Index (SBHI): Economic Outlook (EO) (Index) 70.800 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2015 - Aug 2021
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 0.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2001 - Dec 2020
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 106.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Dec 2020
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 8,916.679 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2001 - Mar 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 1,133,913.590 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1970 - Jun 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 3,015,819.961 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1970 - Jun 2021
M2 Growth (%) 10.4 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1971 - Feb 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 7.0 Apr 2021 monthly Nov 1979 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 439,293.5 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Aug 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 7.000 Apr 2021 monthly Nov 1979 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 8.5 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1971 - Aug 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 4,794.759 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Aug 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 1,967,562.676 Jun 2021 monthly Sep 1992 - Jun 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 11.5 Feb 2021 monthly Sep 1993 - Feb 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 3,365,190.1 Jul 2021 monthly Dec 2001 - Jul 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 11.1 Jul 2021 monthly Dec 2002 - Jul 2021
Debt Service Ratio: Households (%) 13.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector (%) 20.900 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Credit to Households (USD bn) 1,816.372 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1962 - Mar 2021
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 3,741.808 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1962 - Mar 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 1,867,236.1 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2002 - Mar 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 1,715,105.665 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1965 - Feb 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 10.92 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1966 - Mar 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 166.15 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1991 - Dec 2020
Money Supply: New M2: Certificate of Deposit (KRW bn) 24,533.00 Mar 2018 monthly Jun 1984 - Mar 2018
Money Supply: New M2: sa (KRW bn) 3,409,143.200 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1970 - Jun 2021
Money Supply: New M1: sa (KRW bn) 1,281,798.600 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1970 - Jun 2021
Deposits: CSB: Corporations (KRW bn) 396,621.30 Mar 2018 monthly Jan 1975 - Mar 2018
Deposits: CSB: Households (KRW bn) 614,344.50 Mar 2018 monthly Jan 1975 - Mar 2018
Loans of CSBs: CH: Corporate (KRW bn) 796,021.70 Mar 2018 monthly Dec 2006 - Mar 2018
Loans of Commercial and Specialized Banks (CSB): Total (KRW bn) 1,525,815.40 Mar 2018 monthly Jan 1965 - Mar 2018
Loans of CSBs: CH: Household: Mortgage (KRW bn) 764,185.900 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 2013 - Aug 2021
Loans of CSBs: CH: Household (KRW bn) 1,046,304.600 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 2013 - Aug 2021
Loans of CSBs: Corporate and Household (CH) (KRW bn) 2,087,651.100 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 2013 - Aug 2021
KR: Non-performing Loans (NPL): Commercial & Specialized Banks (KRW bn) 12,186.500 Dec 2018 quarterly Jun 2001 - Dec 2018
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 28.0 Sep 2021 monthly Feb 2004 - Sep 2021
Business Survey Index: Forecast: Non-manufacturing: sa (NA) 81.000 Jul 2018 monthly Feb 2003 - Jul 2018
BSI: Forecast: BC: Services (NA) 81.000 Jul 2018 monthly Sep 2009 - Jul 2018
Business Survey Index: Actual: Non-manufacturing: sa (NA) 79.000 Jun 2018 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2018
Busniess Survey Index: Forecast: Manufacturing: sa (NA) 81.000 Jul 2018 monthly Feb 2003 - Jul 2018
Business Survey Index: Actual: Manufacturing: sa (NA) 79.000 Jun 2018 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2018
BSI: Forecast: BC: Services: Wholesale and Retail Trade (NA) 85.000 Sep 2021 monthly Sep 2009 - Sep 2021
Business Survey Index: Forecast: Business Condition: All Industries (NA) 87.000 Sep 2021 monthly Feb 2003 - Sep 2021
BSI: Forecast: BC: Manufacturing (NA) 96.000 Sep 2021 monthly Feb 2003 - Sep 2021
BSI: Forecast: BC: Services: Construction (NA) 81.000 Sep 2021 monthly Sep 2009 - Sep 2021

Check out our pricing options.

Explore the most complete set of 6.6 million time series covering more than 200 economies, 20 industries and 18 macroeconomic sectors.

View pricing options

CEIC Flex

from $39

Entry level access to the CEIC platform for individual users. Download limits apply. Payable monthly by credit card.

View this option

CEIC Unlimited

Request a Demo

Full and unlimited access to CEIC data for multiple users. Suitable for enterprise usage. Available via annual subscription to one or more of CEIC’s global and premium databases.

Request a demo
Unlimited access tailored to your data needs
Flexible monthly access to CEIC data