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South Korea Government Debt: % of GDP

2002 - 2016 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Korea's Government debt accounted for 36.1 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Dec 2016, compared with the ratio of 35.6 % in the previous year. Korea's government debt to GDP ratio data is updated yearly, available from Dec 2002 to Dec 2016. The data reached an all-time high of 36.1 % in Dec 2016 and a record low of 16.6 % in Dec 2002. CEIC calculates Government Debt as % of Nominal GDP from quarterly Government Debt and annual Nominal GDP. Statistics Korea provides Government Debt in local currency. The Bank of Korea provides Nominal GDP in local currency. Government Debt covers Central Government only. Korea's National Government Debt reached 554.6 USD bn in Sep 2017. The country's Nominal GDP reached 410.6 USD bn in Mar 2018.

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What was South Korea's Government Debt: % of GDP in 2016?

Last

36.1

2016
Previous

35.6

2015
Min

16.6

2002
Max

36.1

2016
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

2002 - 2016

Updated on 30 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

36.1

2016

35.6

2015

16.6

2002

36.1

2016

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 30 Apr 2018

View South Korea's Government Debt: % of GDP from 2002 to 2016 in the chart:

Korea Government Debt: % of GDP

Series Details
Series ID

326559901

Name

Korea Government Debt: % of GDP

Country

Korea

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Data

First Date

2002

Last Date

2016

Last Updated

30 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

28.4

Variance

30.8

Standard deviation

5.5

Skewness

-0.7

Kurtosis

0.2

Coefficient variation

0.2

Median

29.5

Max
2016

36.1

Min
2002

16.6

Previous observation
2015

35.6

Last observation
2016

36.1

Number of Observations

15

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Country/Region Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
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69.9

2017

72.4

2016

53.5

2007

73.0

2015

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2018-02-22
Algeria

19.6

2016

14.9

2015

6.6

2008

24.8

2000

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-08
Argentina

50.6

2017

49.9

2016

33.2

2013

116.0

2004

%

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-19
Armenia

58.7

2017

56.7

2016

16.1

2007

58.7

2017

%

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Australia

41.2

2017

39.6

2016

9.6

2007

41.2

2017

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-06
Austria

77.2

Mar 2018

78.4

Dec 2017

65.0

Dec 2007

85.6

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Azerbaijan

6.4

2010

6.3

2009

4.6

2008

6.4

2010

%

yearly

2008 - 2010

Updated on 2018-04-19
Bahrain

79.7

2017

71.9

2016

7.3

2008

79.7

2017

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Belarus

40.1

2017

38.9

2016

5.2

1993

76.0

1994

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-05
Belgium

103.4

2017

106.0

2016

76.1

1980

137.8

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
Bolivia

27.2

2014

27.3

2013

27.2

2014

83.7

2003

%

yearly

1998 - 2014

Updated on 2018-04-27
Bosnia and Herzegovina

33.4

2016

35.0

2015

19.6

2007

35.1

2014

%

yearly

2007 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Botswana

14.4

2018

15.4

2017

6.2

2007

20.6

2011

%

yearly

2002 - 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Brazil

74.0

2017

70.0

2016

51.3

2011

76.7

2002

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-21
Bulgaria

25.4

2017

29.0

2016

13.0

2008

97.3

1997

%

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Canada

51.8

2018

53.2

2017

32.8

1977

82.8

1996

%

yearly

1962 - 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Chile

24.9

2017

21.3

2016

4.0

2008

24.9

2017

%

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
China

51.4

2012

0.0

0.0

0.0

%

yearly

2012 - 2012

Updated on 2018-02-02
Colombia

48.0

2017

47.2

2016

36.1

2012

49.8

2002

%

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-31
Croatia

77.5

2017

80.2

2016

29.1

1999

84.0

2014

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Cyprus

97.5

2017

106.6

2016

45.1

2008

107.5

2015

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-06
Czech Republic

34.6

2017

36.8

2016

11.6

1996

44.9

2013

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-11
Denmark

36.4

2017

37.9

2016

27.3

2007

80.1

1993

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Ecuador

31.7

2017

38.7

2016

16.4

2009

76.7

2000

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
Egypt

89.3

Mar 2017

87.2

Dec 2016

61.6

Sep 2008

95.0

Jun 2016

%

quarterly

Jun 2006 - Mar 2017

Updated on 2018-02-14
Estonia

9.0

2017

9.4

2016

3.7

2007

10.7

2014

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-22
European Union

81.6

2017

83.2

2016

57.5

2007

86.4

2014

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-20
Finland

61.4

2017

63.0

2016

6.1

1976

63.5

2015

%

yearly

1975 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
France

97.6

Mar 2018

96.8

Dec 2017

56.1

Dec 1995

99.3

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Germany

64.1

2017

68.2

2016

39.1

1991

80.9

2010

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
Greece

178.6

2017

180.8

2016

94.0

1999

180.8

2016

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-10
Hong Kong

43.9

2017

43.6

2016

27.3

2003

43.9

2017

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-11
Hungary

72.3

Mar 2018

71.7

Dec 2017

51.7

Dec 2001

94.8

Mar 1995

%

quarterly

Dec 1990 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-17
Iceland

42.4

2017

52.7

2016

24.7

2005

94.7

2011

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
India

45.9

2018

45.5

2017

45.5

2017

61.6

2003

%

yearly

1999 - 2018

Updated on 2018-06-25
Indonesia

29.0

2017

28.3

2016

23.0

2012

29.0

2017

%

yearly

2010 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-02
Ireland

68.0

2017

72.8

2016

23.6

2006

119.6

2012

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Israel

62.2

2016

64.1

2015

62.2

2016

99.0

1995

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-01-16
Italy

131.8

2017

132.0

2016

56.1

1980

132.0

2016

%

yearly

1980 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-13
Ivory Coast

11.8

2015

11.8

2014

0.6

1977

18.0

1994

%

yearly

1975 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-23
Japan

198.7

2017

198.0

2016

44.6

1982

202.3

2013

%

yearly

1982 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-08
Jordan

89.0

2014

86.7

2013

60.2

2008

152.6

1992

%

yearly

1990 - 2014

Updated on 2018-04-23
Kazakhstan

19.9

2017

19.0

2016

5.4

2007

21.2

2015

%

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Kenya

59.0

2017

53.2

2016

39.2

2008

59.0

2017

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
South Korea

36.1

2016

35.6

2015

16.6

2002

36.1

2016

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-30
Kosovo

16.6

2017

14.6

2016

5.5

2011

16.6

2017

%

yearly

2009 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-17
Kuwait

13.1

2017

9.9

2016

3.1

2013

45.8

1990

%

yearly

1989 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-26
Kyrgyzstan

59.9

2017

59.1

2016

47.1

2013

67.1

2015

%

yearly

2011 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Latvia

40.1

2017

40.5

2016

8.0

2007

46.8

2010

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-01
Lebanon

145.5

2016

140.9

2015

107.0

1998

183.1

2006

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-30
Lithuania

39.7

2017

40.1

2016

11.5

1995

42.6

2015

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Luxembourg

23.0

2017

20.8

2016

6.4

1999

23.7

2013

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Macedonia

39.3

2017

39.6

2016

20.5

2008

45.2

2001

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-06
Malawi

66.0

2014

38.0

2013

33.6

2011

66.0

2014

%

yearly

2010 - 2014

Updated on 2016-12-26
Malaysia

50.7

2017

52.7

2016

31.9

1997

103.4

1986

%

yearly

1978 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-17
Malta

50.7

2017

56.2

2016

34.4

1995

72.0

2004

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-05
Mauritius

56.8

Jun 2018

56.8

Mar 2018

42.8

Dec 2008

62.6

Jun 2003

%

quarterly

Jun 2003 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-24
Mexico

46.3

2017

47.5

2016

22.0

2001

47.5

2016

%

yearly

1993 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-23
Moldova

34.4

2017

37.8

2016

18.4

2008

85.8

1998

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-11
Montenegro

62.5

2017

63.7

2016

27.5

2007

88.3

2002

%

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-02
Morocco

63.0

2017

62.4

2016

45.4

2008

83.4

1995

%

yearly

1994 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-04
Nepal

27.6

2016

25.4

2015

25.4

2015

66.5

1994

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Netherlands

56.5

2017

61.3

2016

42.2

2007

78.5

1993

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-23
New Zealand

29.8

2017

32.6

2016

17.5

2007

37.8

2012

%

yearly

2007 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-20
Nigeria

16.2

2017

14.3

2016

7.2

2008

80.5

1992

%

yearly

1981 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-21
Norway

36.0

2017

35.3

2016

23.0

1998

52.0

2006

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Oman

31.4

2016

12.8

2015

4.1

2008

31.4

2016

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Pakistan

65.0

2016

61.3

2015

50.0

2007

67.6

2001

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-30
Panama

37.4

2016

37.2

2015

35.0

2013

85.5

1993

%

yearly

1993 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Paraguay

15.8

2017

15.0

2016

6.8

2011

26.3

2003

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-24
Peru

24.8

2017

23.7

2016

19.2

2013

50.8

1999

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-25
Philippines

42.1

2017

42.1

2016

42.1

2016

74.4

2004

%

yearly

1993 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Poland

50.6

2017

54.2

2016

36.5

2000

55.7

2013

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-03
Portugal

126.4

Mar 2018

125.7

Dec 2017

50.1

Mar 2001

133.0

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-21
Qatar

15.0

2012

19.4

2011

8.4

2008

26.9

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2012

Updated on 2018-07-25
Romania

35.0

2017

37.4

2016

6.6

1995

39.1

2014

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-25
Russia

12.6

2017

13.3

2016

6.1

2008

61.3

2000

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Saudi Arabia

17.2

2017

13.1

2016

1.6

2014

62.9

2004

%

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-18
Serbia

61.5

2017

71.9

2016

28.3

2008

201.2

2000

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-02-06
Singapore

112.2

2017

108.2

2016

19.4

1965

112.2

2017

%

yearly

1965 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
Slovakia

50.9

2017

51.8

2016

21.7

1995

54.7

2013

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-18
Slovenia

73.6

2017

78.6

2016

18.3

1995

82.6

2015

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
South Africa

53.0

2017

51.6

2016

26.5

2008

53.0

2017

%

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-09
Spain

98.8

Mar 2018

98.3

Dec 2017

34.8

Mar 2008

100.8

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-15
Sri Lanka

77.4

2017

78.8

2016

68.7

2012

102.3

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-18
Sweden

41.3

2016

43.7

2015

37.5

2008

70.2

1996

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Switzerland

29.7

2017

29.1

2016

29.1

2016

48.9

1998

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-21
Taiwan

35.7

2017

36.2

2016

23.6

1998

39.2

2012

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-05
Thailand

32.5

2017

30.7

2016

3.8

1996

32.5

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-30
Tunisia

69.9

Dec 2017

69.5

Nov 2017

39.8

Apr 2011

69.9

Dec 2017

%

monthly

Apr 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-04
Ukraine

61.5

2017

69.2

2016

9.5

2007

69.2

2016

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
United Kingdom

87.5

2017

87.9

2016

34.3

2001

87.9

2016

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-17
United States

105.2

2017

106.8

2016

31.9

1974

106.8

2016

%

yearly

1969 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-27
Uruguay

47.7

2017

48.7

2016

24.7

1999

91.4

2003

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Venezuela

12.7

2015

23.1

2014

12.7

2015

47.4

2003

%

yearly

1997 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-30
Vietnam

49.2

2015

46.4

2014

39.3

2011

49.2

2015

%

yearly

2010 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-24
Yemen

58.9

2013

55.1

2012

32.2

2008

58.9

2013

%

yearly

2004 - 2013

Updated on 2018-07-12

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2,276,671.62

2017

1,859,956.65

2016

395,296.70

1996

2,276,671.62

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

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Bank Lending Rate

3.65

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3.68

May 2018

3.23

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17.01

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monthly

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23,886.00

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26,059.00

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Jun 2018

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Jan 2009

51.0

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monthly

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Business Confidence: Net Balance

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-21.0

Jun 2018

-57.0

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5.0

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CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

1.78

Jun 2018

2.52

May 2018

-4.50

Feb 1987

15.62

Mar 1988

%

monthly

Jan 1986 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Capital Adequacy Ratio

15.4

Mar 2018

15.3

Dec 2017

10.5

Mar 2001

15.4

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Coal Consumption

86.31

2017

81.87

2016

4.95

1965

86.31

2017

TOE mn

yearly

1965 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
Coal Production

0.71

2017

0.78

2016

0.71

2017

10.69

1988

TOE mn

yearly

1981 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

1.4

2017

1.0

2016

-4.5

1972

3.6

2007

%

yearly

1970 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-03
Consumer Confidence Growth

-9.9

Jul 2018

-5.3

Jun 2018

-14.6

Dec 2011

45.3

Dec 2009

% Point

monthly

Jul 2009 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-07-24
Consumer Confidence: Net Balance

1.0

Jul 2018

5.5

Jun 2018

-30.6

Dec 2008

20.6

Oct 2009

% Point

monthly

Jul 2008 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-07-24
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

1.5

Jun 2018

1.5

May 2018

-12.0

Apr 1958

122.1

Oct 1952

%

monthly

Aug 1952 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Container Port Throughput

26,373,000.00

2016

25,477,000.00

2015

15,699,663.28

2009

26,373,000.00

2016

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-25
Core CPI Change

1.18

Jun 2018

1.30

May 2018

-0.35

May 1999

30.47

Dec 1980

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Credit to Households

1,537.32

Dec 2017

1,408.08

Sep 2017

0.04

Jun 1964

1,537.32

Dec 2017

USD bn

quarterly

Dec 1962 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-06-05
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector

3,132.23

Dec 2017

2,894.35

Sep 2017

0.54

Jun 1964

3,132.23

Dec 2017

USD bn

quarterly

Dec 1962 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-06-05
Crude Oil: Imports

3,040.60

2017

2,928.00

2016

1,714.50

1995

3,040.60

2017

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Current Account Balance

8,427.0

May 2018

4,975.6

Apr 2018

-4,154.2

Aug 2008

11,452.0

Jan 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1980 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-04
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

3.9

Mar 2018

4.4

Dec 2017

-13.1

Mar 1980

16.0

Mar 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Debt Service Ratio: Households

12.10

Dec 2017

12.00

Sep 2017

8.50

Dec 1999

12.20

Dec 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-06-05
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector

19.80

Dec 2017

19.90

Sep 2017

16.70

Mar 2005

25.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-06-05
Direct Investment Abroad

6,294.2

May 2018

2,144.2

Apr 2018

-59.8

Aug 2001

6,660.2

Oct 2010

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1980 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-04
Domestic Credit

2,667,346.5

May 2018

2,660,171.4

Apr 2018

676,007.4

Jan 2002

2,667,346.5

May 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2001 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-11
Domestic Credit Growth

6.6

May 2018

5.9

Apr 2018

-0.5

Feb 2010

22.3

Nov 2008

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monthly

Dec 2002 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-11
Electricity Production

44,242

May 2018

43,106

Apr 2018

94

Aug 1961

53,321

Jan 2018

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monthly

Jul 1961 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
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26,798,000.00

Jun 2018

26,751,000.00

May 2018

13,715,000.00

Jan 1984

26,922,000.00

Jan 2018

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monthly

Jan 1983 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Equity Market Index

2,326.1

Jun 2018

2,423.0

May 2018

93.7

Jan 1976

2,566.5

Jan 2018

04Jan1980=100

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Exchange Rate against USD

1,094.355

Jun 2018

1,076.659

May 2018

50.000

Jan 1960

1,707.300

Jan 1998

KRW/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Exports: ICT Goods

110,330,659.89

2016

114,409,990.28

2015

44,871,139.73

2001

114,409,990.28

2015

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Exports: Medicament

920,389.85

2017

793,492.79

2016

50,071.58

1995

920,389.85

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

2,289,264.03

2017

1,954,069.28

2016

204,683.35

2001

2,289,264.03

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

10,179,216.35

2017

32,172,639.89

2016

4,243,656.70

1995

41,998,174.01

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Exports: Television

1,842,228.95

2017

1,617,232.04

2016

1,133,002.11

1998

3,451,954.03

2004

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
External Debt

433,886.7

Mar 2018

418,823.5

Dec 2017

80,766.4

Dec 1994

452,718.0

Jun 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-30
External Debt: % of GDP

27.3

2017

27.1

2016

17.8

1994

40.6

1998

%

yearly

1994 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
External Debt: Short Term

120,484.8

Mar 2018

115,922.5

Dec 2017

35,310.6

Dec 2001

190,069.6

Sep 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-30
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

7.6

2017

7.4

2016

6.6

2001

16.5

2009

%

yearly

1994 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

2.00

2023

2.00

2022

0.71

2015

28.70

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Current Account Balance

119.72

2023

116.63

2022

-23.83

1996

119.72

2023

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Employment

27.14

2019

26.92

2018

13.52

1980

27.14

2019

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2019

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

3.32

2023

3.45

2022

-3.86

1989

23.70

1987

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

51,078.39

2023

49,122.83

2022

2,183.96

1980

51,078.39

2023

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Expenditure

488,826.28

2023

468,200.39

2022

61,095.00

1995

488,826.28

2023

KRW bn

yearly

1995 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Net Debt

855,604.09

2023

823,950.63

2022

26,432.99

1990

855,604.09

2023

KRW bn

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Revenue

532,322.03

2023

509,107.28

2022

70,862.00

1995

532,322.03

2023

KRW bn

yearly

1995 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

40,867.46

2023

39,142.76

2022

1,704.47

1980

40,867.46

2023

USD

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Population

52.72

2023

52.51

2022

38.12

1980

52.72

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

2.62

2023

2.69

2022

-5.47

1998

13.24

1983

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

3.10

2023

3.10

2022

2.06

1996

6.95

1998

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Foreign Direct Investment

237.3

May 2018

260.7

Apr 2018

-1,909.2

Sep 2006

3,425.6

Mar 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1980 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-04
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

0.9

Mar 2018

1.5

Dec 2017

-0.4

Sep 1980

2.9

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Foreign Exchange Reserves

390,334.5

Jun 2018

389,269.6

May 2018

97.2

Dec 1956

390,334.5

Jun 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1956 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-03
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

24.60

Mar 2018

24.75

Dec 2017

3.52

Dec 1997

29.11

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1971 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

8.7

Jun 2018

8.8

May 2018

1.3

Jan 1988

12.2

Feb 2016

NA

monthly

Jan 1971 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-15
Foreign Portfolio Investment

10,069.10

Mar 2018

1,179.90

Dec 2017

-15,206.40

Sep 2008

22,876.00

Sep 2009

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
GDP Deflator Growth

0.7

Mar 2018

1.7

Dec 2017

-4.5

Mar 1999

38.8

Jun 1964

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
GDP per Capita

29,743.50

2017

27,606.70

2016

64.00

1955

29,743.50

2017

USD

yearly

1953 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Gold Production

300.00

2015

267.00

2014

10.00

2000

25,730.00

1999

kg

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2017-09-20
Gold Reserves

4,794.75

Jun 2018

4,794.75

May 2018

1.30

Feb 1957

4,794.75

Jun 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1956 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-03
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

128,476.48

Mar 2018

122,416.86

Dec 2017

66.00

Sep 1961

128,476.48

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Gross National Product

393,043.65

Mar 2018

405,702.44

Dec 2017

552.08

Sep 1961

405,702.44

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Gross Savings Rate

32.7

Mar 2018

36.5

Dec 2017

-1.3

Mar 1972

43.0

Sep 1988

%

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
House Prices Growth

1.9

Jun 2018

2.0

May 2018

-13.1

Nov 1998

21.9

Aug 1988

%

monthly

Jan 1987 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Household Debt

1,595,957.5

Mar 2018

1,527,654.5

Dec 2017

437,910.9

Dec 2002

1,595,957.5

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-04
Household Debt: % of GDP

97.5

2017

95.4

2016

66.6

2004

97.5

2017

%

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Household Expenditure per Capita

11,116.28

2016

11,294.88

2015

6,271.39

2003

11,902.32

2014

USD

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-30
Household Income per Capita

15,335.39

2017

14,553.42

2016

7,685.19

2003

15,335.39

2017

USD

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Imports: ICT Goods

63,753,061.30

2016

64,011,391.11

2015

26,877,790.74

2001

64,011,391.11

2015

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Imports: Medicament

3,623,536.56

2017

3,558,516.65

2016

219,246.67

1995

3,623,536.56

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

2,466,804.10

2017

2,460,382.26

2016

317,022.24

1998

2,466,804.10

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

8,453,809.52

2017

14,779,658.52

2016

1,788,612.99

1998

14,779,658.52

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Imports: Television

1,611,074.67

2017

846,891.49

2016

40,413.76

1998

1,611,074.67

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Industrial Production Index Growth

1.6

Jun 2018

1.1

May 2018

-20.8

Dec 2008

39.9

Apr 1968

%

monthly

Jan 1958 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-30
Investment: % of GDP

30.5

Mar 2018

32.2

Dec 2017

-19.0

Mar 1964

43.9

Jun 1979

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Labour Force Participation Rate

63.8

Jun 2018

63.9

May 2018

59.2

Jan 2011

63.9

May 2018

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Labour Productivity Growth

2.53

Jun 2018

2.07

Mar 2018

-2.00

Dec 2008

16.36

Mar 1984

%

quarterly

Sep 1983 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

109.94

2017

112.55

2016

68.68

2004

113.20

2015

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017-09-29
Liquid Assets Ratio

12.9

Mar 2018

13.9

Dec 2017

12.9

Mar 2018

19.1

Dec 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Long Term Interest Rate

2.56

Jun 2018

2.69

May 2018

1.39

Jul 2016

7.25

Mar 2002

% pa

monthly

Jul 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

109.1

2017

92.0

2016

14.7

1997

109.1

2017

%

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Minerals Production

6,241,313.00

2016

6,110,153.00

2015

4,453,341.00

2011

7,501,517.00

2012

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Money Supply M1

785,143.68

May 2018

794,457.20

Apr 2018

854.19

Jan 1970

794,457.20

Apr 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1970 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-11
Money Supply M2

2,430,656.77

May 2018

2,440,079.60

Apr 2018

1,937.35

Jan 1970

2,440,079.60

Apr 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1970 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-11
Monthly Earnings

3,238

Apr 2018

3,344

Mar 2018

1,673

Nov 2008

3,853

Feb 2018

USD

monthly

Jan 2008 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Motor Vehicle Production

4,114,913.00

Dec 2017

4,228,509.00

Dec 2016

2,195,843.00

Jun 2016

4,657,094.00

Dec 2011

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicle Registered

20,989.88

2015

20,117.96

2014

15,397.00

2005

20,989.88

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017-06-27
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

303,328.00

Dec 2017

289,228.00

Dec 2016

146,714.00

Jun 2012

303,328.00

Dec 2017

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

1,495,467.68

Dec 2017

1,533,813.00

Dec 2016

638,244.00

Jun 2013

1,533,813.00

Dec 2016

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicles Sales

155,724

Jun 2018

157,771

May 2018

45,224

Jan 1998

200,457

Dec 2015

Unit

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-5.5

Jun 2018

1.3

May 2018

-69.4

Aug 1998

131.0

Aug 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
National Government Debt

554,566.1

Sep 2017

557,622.7

Jun 2017

102,559.7

Sep 2002

557,622.7

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Natural Gas: Consumption

4.78

2017

4.60

2016

0.01

1986

5.32

2013

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1986 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
Natural Gas: Imports

48,651.00

2017

44,171.00

2016

9,530.00

1995

53,157.00

2013

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Nominal GDP

410,578.3

Mar 2018

393,754.4

Dec 2017

576.1

Jun 1961

410,578.3

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Nominal GDP Growth

3.53

Mar 2018

4.59

Dec 2017

-5.47

Dec 1998

49.32

Sep 1963

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Nominal Residential Property Price Index

118.94

Mar 2018

118.32

Dec 2017

41.09

Mar 1987

118.94

Mar 2018

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-30
Nominal Residential Property Price Index Growth

1.62

Mar 2018

1.26

Dec 2017

-12.80

Dec 1998

20.81

Dec 1990

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-30
Non Performing Loans Ratio

1.0

Mar 2018

0.9

Dec 2017

0.6

Jun 2008

3.5

Jun 2001

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-03
Non-Performing Loans

16,182.44

Mar 2018

15,126.12

Dec 2017

6,876.80

Jun 2008

20,347.68

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-03
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

28,035,600.00

2016

28,882,783.00

2015

220,635.00

1965

30,333,077.00

2013

Unit

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Number of Subscriber Mobile

61,295,538.00

2016

58,935,081.00

2015

0.00

1983

61,295,538.00

2016

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Oil Consumption

2,796.19

2017

2,770.87

2016

24.95

1965

2,796.19

2017

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
P/E ratio

10.77

02 Aug 2018

10.94

01 Aug 2018

0.00

17 Apr 2001

51.69

30 Mar 2001

NA

daily

03 Apr 2000 - 02 Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-08-03
Policy Rate

1.50

Jun 2018

1.50

May 2018

1.25

Oct 2017

5.25

Sep 2008

% pa

monthly

May 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Population

51.4

2017

51.2

2016

20.7

1956

51.4

2017

Person mn

yearly

1956 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Private Consumption Expenditure

199,051.29

Mar 2018

191,591.19

Dec 2017

453.15

Jun 1961

199,051.29

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Private Consumption: % of GDP

51.1

Mar 2018

48.0

Dec 2017

46.9

Dec 1988

116.2

Mar 1964

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Public Consumption Expenditure

65,081.01

Mar 2018

61,095.58

Dec 2017

59.55

Sep 1964

65,081.01

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Public Consumption: % of GDP

15.5

Mar 2018

15.2

Dec 2017

7.2

Dec 1964

19.2

Mar 1960

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Real Effective Exchange Rate

93.4

Jun 2018

94.2

May 2018

59.2

Jan 1998

107.8

Apr 2006

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Real GDP Growth

2.9

Jun 2018

2.8

Mar 2018

-7.4

Jun 1998

19.6

Dec 1969

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Real Residential Property Price Index

104.18

Mar 2018

104.54

Dec 2017

79.62

Mar 2001

151.28

Jun 1991

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-30
Real Residential Property Price Index Growth

0.35

Mar 2018

-0.23

Dec 2017

-17.72

Dec 1998

14.37

Jun 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-30
Reserve Requirement Ratio

7.0

Jun 2018

7.0

May 2018

3.5

Apr 1982

27.0

Dec 1979

%

monthly

Nov 1979 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Retail Sales Growth

4.8

May 2018

5.6

Apr 2018

-17.5

Jul 1998

18.2

May 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Short Term Interest Rate

1.68

Jun 2018

1.65

May 2018

1.27

Jul 2016

5.87

Oct 2008

% pa

monthly

Jul 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Tax Revenue

235,013.26

2017

209,118.69

2016

37,877.20

1990

235,013.26

2017

USD mn

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-03
Teledensity: Fixed Line

55.20

2016

57.09

2015

0.76

1965

60.46

2013

Number

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Teledensity: Mobile

120.68

2016

116.49

2015

0.00

1983

120.68

2016

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Total Deposits

1,591,355.21

May 2018

1,593,883.57

Apr 2018

140,151.56

Sep 1992

1,597,129.68

Mar 2018

USD mn

monthly

Sep 1992 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-11
Total Exports

51,184.7

Jun 2018

50,857.0

May 2018

14.8

Jan 1966

55,115.2

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1966 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-15
Total Exports Growth

6.2

Jul 2018

-0.3

Jun 2018

-34.5

Jan 2009

149.4

Oct 1973

%

monthly

Jan 1967 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-08-13
Total Imports

44,944.3

Jun 2018

44,315.5

May 2018

38.6

Jan 1966

45,873.3

Apr 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1966 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-15
Total Imports Growth

10.8

Jun 2018

12.8

May 2018

-43.9

Jul 1998

115.6

Feb 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1967 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-15
Tourism Revenue

1,279

May 2018

1,423

Apr 2018

10

Jan 1975

1,773

Oct 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1975 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
Tourism Revenue Growth

39.3

May 2018

43.6

Apr 2018

-48.6

Jul 2015

173.5

Dec 1980

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
Trade Balance

6,240.4

Jun 2018

6,541.5

May 2018

-4,043.5

Jan 2008

13,419.4

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-15
Unemployment Rate

3.70

Jun 2018

4.00

May 2018

3.00

Nov 2013

7.10

Jun 1999

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Visitor Arrivals

1,260,730

Jun 2018

1,214,769

May 2018

29,798

Jan 1975

1,681,516

Jul 2016

Person

monthly

Jan 1975 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Visitor Arrivals Growth

30.1

Jun 2018

27.3

May 2018

-54.1

Jul 2015

175.3

Jul 2016

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
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