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South Korea Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

1995 - 2017 | monthly | % | CEIC Generated

Korea's Motor Vehicles Sales grew 20.1 % in Sep 2017, compared with a growth of 11.7 % in the previous month. Korea's Motor Vehicles Sales Growth rate is updated monthly, available from Jan 1995 to Sep 2017, with an average growth rate of 2.9 %. The data reached an all-time high of 131.0 % in Aug 1999 and a record low of -69.4 % in Aug 1998. CEIC calculates monthly Motor Vehicles Sales Growth from monthly Motor Vehicles Sales. Motor Vehicles Sales is calculated as the sum of Domestic Sales and Sales from Imported Motor Vehicles. Korea Automobile Manufacturers Association provides Domestic Sales. Korea Automobile Importers & Distributors Association provides Sales from Imported Motor Vehicles.

In the latest reports, Retail Sales of Korea grew 0.7 % YoY in Aug 2017. Car Sales of Korea recorded 154,518.0 units in Sep 2017.

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What was South Korea's Motor Vehicles Sales Growth in Sep 2017?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

20.1

Sep 2017

11.7

Aug 2017

-69.4

Aug 1998

131.0

Aug 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

0.0

2016

0.0

2015

-33.3

2009

80.0

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Algeria

-55.2

2016

-26.3

2015

-55.2

2016

70.9

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Argentina

12.4

Sep 2017

19.9

Aug 2017

-80.8

Jan 2002

245.4

Mar 2004

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Armenia

8.0

2016

-55.4

2015

-55.4

2015

22.7

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Australia

-2.4

Sep 2017

1.8

Aug 2017

-27.4

Jun 2000

27.3

Jun 1998

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Austria

7.1

2016

2.2

2015

-5.5

2012

9.4

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Azerbaijan

-60.0

2016

-58.3

2015

-60.0

2016

51.3

2013

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Bahrain

-20.6

2016

-4.6

2015

-20.6

2016

51.6

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Bangladesh

-19.0

2016

5.6

2015

-19.0

2016

37.5

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Belarus

-12.8

2016

0.0

2015

-46.9

2009

50.0

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Belgium

8.1

2016

4.8

2015

-14.5

2012

13.3

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Bolivia

29.9

2016

-30.7

2015

-30.7

2015

266.7

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

9.7

2016

-2.1

2015

-16.7

2010

44.0

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Botswana

8.0

2016

1.4

2015

-14.3

2010

44.4

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Brazil

24.6

Sep 2017

17.8

Aug 2017

-38.8

Jan 2016

65.4

Jan 2005

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Brunei

-5.7

Jun 2017

2.9

May 2017

-36.4

Sep 2015

70.6

Feb 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Bulgaria

11.4

2016

15.3

2015

-53.7

2009

29.7

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Cambodia

3.3

2016

48.8

2015

0.0

2013

48.8

2015

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Canada

7.0

Aug 2017

5.1

Jul 2017

-42.3

Feb 1952

407.1

Jan 1947

%

monthly

Jan 1947 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Chile

7.4

2016

-15.8

2015

-31.3

2009

66.6

2010

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
China

5.7

Sep 2017

5.6

Aug 2017

-26.6

Jan 2012

126.2

Jan 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Colombia

-6.8

2016

-13.4

2015

-49.2

1999

49.0

2010

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Croatia

23.5

2016

8.6

2015

-49.4

2009

23.5

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Cyprus

23.0

2016

25.3

2015

-33.1

2009

25.3

2015

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Czech Republic

7.0

Aug 2017

-0.5

Jul 2017

-14.0

Mar 2013

210.2

Mar 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2012 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Denmark

8.1

2016

10.7

2015

-31.1

2009

31.7

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Ecuador

-21.8

2016

-32.3

2015

-32.3

2015

42.5

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Egypt

-20.5

2016

-4.9

2015

-20.5

2016

40.5

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Estonia

10.0

2016

0.3

2015

-60.4

2009

66.7

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Finland

10.5

2016

2.8

2015

-36.0

2009

22.7

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
France

5.7

2016

6.1

2015

-13.2

2012

6.1

2015

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Georgia

2.4

2016

-23.6

2015

-77.8

2009

150.0

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Germany

4.8

2016

5.5

2015

-21.0

2010

18.2

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Greece

3.6

2016

7.0

2015

-40.3

2012

22.5

2014

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Hong Kong

-21.4

2016

-5.5

2015

-25.4

2009

49.7

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Hungary

22.7

2016

13.8

2015

-59.5

2009

22.7

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Iceland

32.9

2016

46.8

2015

-76.6

2009

61.1

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
India

8.1

Sep 2017

6.6

Aug 2017

-18.2

Dec 2008

63.6

Dec 2009

%

monthly

May 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Indonesia

-5.7

Sep 2017

0.2

Aug 2017

-94.7

Jun 1998

728.6

Dec 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1990 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Iran

18.5

2016

-5.1

2015

-38.1

2012

60.0

2014

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Ireland

17.9

2016

31.0

2015

-63.3

2009

47.0

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Israel

12.5

2016

7.3

2015

-12.7

2008

41.0

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Italy

18.8

2016

15.6

2015

-20.4

2012

18.8

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Ivory Coast

-9.9

2016

10.9

2015

-20.0

2013

36.4

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Japan

3.9

Sep 2017

5.5

Aug 2017

-47.3

Apr 2011

93.7

Apr 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1992 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Jordan

-10.1

2016

-4.2

2015

-24.5

2006

26.1

2013

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kazakhstan

-52.1

2016

-40.4

2015

-52.1

2016

126.6

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kenya

-24.8

2016

4.4

2015

-24.8

2016

58.3

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kuwait

-24.9

2016

-5.6

2015

-24.9

2016

22.3

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kyrgyzstan

-58.3

2016

0.0

2015

-58.3

2016

22.9

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Laos

-25.3

2016

-0.7

2015

-25.3

2016

63.3

2014

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Latvia

14.5

2016

9.2

2015

-69.1

2009

72.9

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Lebanon

-7.1

2016

1.0

2015

-7.1

2016

61.9

2008

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Lithuania

26.4

2016

22.1

2015

-74.1

2009

90.0

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Luxembourg

9.2

2016

-5.0

2015

-11.9

2009

9.2

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Macedonia

10.3

2016

11.4

2015

-50.4

2013

39.7

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Malawi

105.3

2016

11.8

2015

-34.8

2012

105.3

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Malaysia

-14.8

Sep 2017

-1.0

Aug 2017

-75.6

Mar 1998

208.6

Feb 1999

%

monthly

Jul 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Malta

2.9

2016

12.7

2015

-21.5

2010

40.5

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Mauritius

10.0

2016

-5.7

2015

-25.0

2011

111.1

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Mexico

-6.1

Aug 2017

-6.9

Jul 2017

-46.2

Jan 1996

108.5

Jul 1996

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Moldova

18.4

2016

-36.7

2015

-63.5

2009

51.1

2008

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Mongolia

70.0

2016

-37.5

2015

-37.5

2015

120.6

2008

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Morocco

23.7

2016

8.1

2015

-9.4

2009

32.4

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Myanmar

27.8

2016

0.0

2015

-40.0

2014

27.8

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nepal

57.6

2016

-28.9

2015

-33.3

2010

100.0

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Netherlands

-9.9

2016

15.7

2015

-25.2

2009

20.0

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
New Zealand

9.5

2016

6.0

2015

-31.1

2009

19.8

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nigeria

15.0

2016

-62.9

2015

-68.4

2007

325.0

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Norway

4.1

2016

5.5

2015

-16.8

2009

27.4

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Oman

-7.6

2016

-19.6

2015

-21.7

2009

20.6

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Pakistan

13.8

Sep 2017

21.1

Aug 2017

-60.5

Dec 2008

153.9

Jun 2012

%

monthly

Jul 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Panama

-15.3

Aug 2017

-19.5

Jul 2017

-42.7

May 2009

77.6

Nov 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Paraguay

-19.5

2016

-9.0

2015

-42.9

2009

90.9

2008

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Peru

-2.1

2016

-7.3

2015

-16.9

2009

81.4

2008

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Philippines

9.5

Sep 2017

8.7

Aug 2017

-54.8

Aug 1998

48.3

Jan 2013

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Poland

16.7

2016

10.2

2015

-19.1

2009

26.7

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Portugal

5.6

Sep 2017

13.0

Aug 2017

-52.3

Feb 2012

71.5

Mar 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Qatar

-26.3

2016

-7.0

2015

-32.1

2009

31.1

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Romania

17.8

2016

20.2

2015

-59.0

2009

41.3

2014

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Russia

17.9

Sep 2017

16.7

Aug 2017

-57.1

May 2009

80.7

Feb 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Saudi Arabia

-21.0

2016

0.2

2015

-21.0

2016

19.5

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Serbia

10.4

2016

-10.1

2015

-24.3

2009

29.9

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Singapore

1.8

Jun 2017

1.9

May 2017

-51.0

Feb 2011

102.3

Jun 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Slovakia

11.7

2016

9.9

2015

-20.4

2010

14.9

2008

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Slovenia

10.5

2016

11.4

2015

-22.5

2009

15.6

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
South Africa

6.8

Sep 2017

6.7

Aug 2017

-37.9

Apr 2009

56.0

Aug 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
South Korea

20.1

Sep 2017

11.7

Aug 2017

-69.4

Aug 1998

131.0

Aug 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Spain

5.5

2016

24.0

2015

-29.7

2008

25.1

2014

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Sri Lanka

105.3

2016

9.7

2015

-40.0

2010

166.7

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Sudan

-5.6

2016

20.0

2015

-70.8

2010

140.0

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Sweden

8.9

2016

12.5

2015

-17.9

2009

35.0

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Switzerland

-1.9

2016

7.2

2015

-8.3

2009

10.2

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Syria

0.0

2016

0.0

2015

-54.4

2011

69.7

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Taiwan

5.5

Sep 2017

21.3

Aug 2017

-69.2

Dec 2008

404.4

Dec 2009

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Tajikistan

-64.1

2016

0.0

2015

-64.1

2016

16.1

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Thailand

21.9

Sep 2017

6.8

Aug 2017

-74.3

Jan 1998

477.6

Nov 2012

%

monthly

Dec 1992 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Tunisia

4.7

2016

-4.7

2015

-19.5

2011

25.5

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Turkey

6.6

Sep 2017

1.4

Aug 2017

-84.4

Jan 2002

459.4

Jan 2003

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Ukraine

43.7

2016

-50.6

2015

-71.6

2009

43.7

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
United Arab Emirates

-22.7

2016

-2.4

2015

-22.7

2016

44.9

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
United Kingdom

2.0

2016

7.7

2015

-11.2

2008

11.2

2013

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
United States

6.1

Sep 2017

-1.8

Aug 2017

-41.4

Feb 2009

41.1

Feb 1984

%

monthly

Jan 1977 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Uruguay

-8.2

2016

-9.2

2015

-9.2

2015

52.0

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Venezuela

10.3

May 2017

-19.7

Apr 2017

-94.3

Mar 2016

128.9

Mar 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2008 - May 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Vietnam

-20.2

Sep 2017

0.9

Aug 2017

-68.1

Jan 2009

198.1

Feb 2008

%

monthly

Jul 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Yemen

-35.7

2016

21.7

2015

-63.6

2010

21.7

2015

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017

More Indicators for South Korea

Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Government Debt: % of GDP

36.1

2016

35.6

2015

16.6

2002

36.1

2016

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Business Confidence: Net Balance

-21.0

Oct 2017

-17.0

Sep 2017

-34.0

Mar 2016

5.0

May 2010

% Point

monthly

Sep 2009 - Oct 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Total Imports Growth

22.6

Sep 2017

15.3

Aug 2017

-43.9

Jul 1998

115.6

Feb 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1967 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Money Supply M2

2,188,729.80

Jul 2017

2,172,903.15

Jun 2017

1,937.35

Jan 1970

2,188,729.80

Jul 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1970 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Government Revenue

496,015.43

2022

473,038.27

2021

70,862.00

1995

496,015.43

2022

KRW bn

yearly

1995 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Production

4,228,509.00

Dec 2016

2,195,843.00

Jun 2016

2,195,843.00

Jun 2016

4,657,094.00

Dec 2011

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2001 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Real GDP Growth

2.7

Jun 2017

3.0

Mar 2017

-7.4

Jun 1998

19.6

Dec 1969

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Labour Productivity Growth

1.29

Jun 2017

1.45

Mar 2017

-1.87

Dec 2008

16.36

Mar 1984

%

quarterly

Sep 1983 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Domestic Credit Growth

4.8

Aug 2017

5.2

Jul 2017

-0.5

Feb 2010

22.3

Nov 2008

%

monthly

Dec 2002 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

92.2

2016

92.3

2015

14.7

1997

100.8

2007

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Imports

41,667.7

Sep 2017

40,479.4

Aug 2017

38.6

Jan 1966

45,873.3

Apr 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1966 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

3.30

Sep 2017

7.35

Aug 2017

-4.50

Feb 1987

15.62

Mar 1988

%

monthly

Jan 1986 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

34,832.15

2022

33,582.83

2021

1,710.79

1980

34,832.15

2022

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

1,941.75

2016

608.73

2015

0.97

1999

21,263.90

2010

USD th

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Public Consumption: % of GDP

15.5

Jun 2017

14.9

Mar 2017

7.2

Dec 1964

19.2

Mar 1960

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Retail Sales Growth

0.7

Aug 2017

3.4

Jul 2017

-17.6

Jul 1998

18.6

May 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Equity Market Index

2,394.5

Sep 2017

2,363.2

Aug 2017

93.7

Jan 1976

2,402.7

Jul 2017

04Jan1980=100

monthly

Jan 1976 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Domestic Credit

2,417,875.8

Aug 2017

2,404,806.6

Jul 2017

676,007.4

Jan 2002

2,417,875.8

Aug 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2001 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Visitor Arrivals

1,081,068

Aug 2017

987,655

Jul 2017

29,798

Jan 1975

1,681,578

Jul 2016

Person

monthly

Jan 1975 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Core CPI Change

1.59

Sep 2017

1.75

Aug 2017

-0.35

May 1999

30.47

Dec 1980

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Government Expenditure

470,993.18

2022

448,880.43

2021

61,095.00

1995

470,993.18

2022

KRW bn

yearly

1995 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

289,228.00

Dec 2016

154,423.00

Jun 2016

146,714.00

Jun 2012

302,034.00

Dec 2014

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Gold Production

300.00

2015

267.00

2014

10.00

2000

25,730.00

1999

kg

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Population

51.2

2016

51.0

2015

20.7

1956

51.2

2016

Person mn

yearly

1956 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Capital Adequacy Ratio

15.4

Jun 2017

15.1

Mar 2017

10.5

Mar 2001

15.4

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Household Debt: % of GDP

95.6

2016

91.0

2015

66.6

2004

95.6

2016

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Short Term Interest Rate

1.37

Sep 2017

1.35

Aug 2017

1.27

Jul 2016

5.87

Oct 2008

% pa

monthly

Jul 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gold Reserves

4,794.75

Aug 2017

4,794.75

Jul 2017

1.30

Feb 1957

4,794.75

Aug 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Government Net Debt

881,421.53

2022

828,722.51

2021

26,432.99

1990

881,421.53

2022

KRW bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

1,533,813.00

Dec 2016

814,617.00

Jun 2016

638,244.00

Jun 2013

1,533,813.00

Dec 2016

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
GDP Deflator Growth

2.3

Jun 2017

2.0

Mar 2017

-4.5

Mar 1999

38.8

Jun 1964

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Unemployment Rate

3.70

Sep 2017

3.80

Aug 2017

3.00

Sep 2013

7.10

Jun 1999

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Direct Investment Abroad

2,986.7

Aug 2017

740.8

Jul 2017

-59.8

Aug 2001

6,660.2

Oct 2010

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1980 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Long Term Interest Rate

2.38

Sep 2017

2.26

Aug 2017

1.39

Jul 2016

7.25

Mar 2002

% pa

monthly

Jul 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Total Exports

55,127.0

Sep 2017

47,077.2

Aug 2017

14.8

Jan 1966

55,127.0

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1966 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Bank Lending Rate

3.43

Aug 2017

3.45

Jul 2017

3.23

Aug 2016

17.01

Jan 1998

% pa

monthly

Jan 1996 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Consumer Confidence: Net Balance

7.7

Sep 2017

9.9

Aug 2017

-29.8

Dec 2008

20.8

Oct 2009

% Point

monthly

Jul 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
External Debt: % of GDP

27.0

2016

28.6

2015

17.8

1994

40.6

1998

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Producer Price Index Growth

3.6

Sep 2017

3.3

Aug 2017

-41.4

Mar 1921

10,656.3

Jun 1946

%

monthly

Jul 1911 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Trade Balance

13,459.4

Sep 2017

6,597.8

Aug 2017

-4,043.5

Jan 2008

13,459.4

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Tax Revenue

209,118.69

2016

192,700.35

2015

37,877.20

1990

209,118.69

2016

USD mn

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

49,772.16

2022

47,499.08

2021

2,183.96

1980

49,772.16

2022

Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Natural Gas: Consumption

4.39

2016

4.22

2015

0.01

1986

5.08

2013

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1986 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Crude Steel Production

68,567.48

2016

69,670.00

2015

300.00

1967

71,543.00

2014

Tonne th

yearly

1967 - 2016

Updated on 2017
House Prices Growth

1.5

Sep 2017

1.5

Aug 2017

-13.1

Nov 1998

21.9

Aug 1988

%

monthly

Jan 1987 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Consumer Confidence Growth

5.9

Sep 2017

8.0

Aug 2017

-14.4

Jan 2012

44.7

Dec 2009

% Point

monthly

Jul 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Exchange Rate against USD

1,131.599

Sep 2017

1,130.270

Aug 2017

50.000

Jan 1960

1,707.300

Jan 1998

KRW/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves

374,836.2

Sep 2017

374,970.9

Aug 2017

522.3

Apr 1972

374,970.9

Aug 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1971 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Visitor Arrivals Growth

-29.6

Sep 2017

-34.1

Aug 2017

-54.1

Jul 2015

175.3

Jul 2016

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Non-Performing Loans

15,237.60

Mar 2017

15,824.69

Dec 2016

6,876.80

Jun 2008

20,347.68

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

3.07

2022

3.08

2021

-5.47

1998

13.24

1983

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Silver Production

4.00

2014

3.90

2013

0.00

2000

339.00

1998

Metric Ton

yearly

1986 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

1.0

2016

-0.0

2015

-4.5

1972

3.6

2007

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

2.1

Sep 2017

2.6

Aug 2017

-12.0

Apr 1958

122.1

Oct 1952

%

monthly

Aug 1952 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
External Debt

407,340.7

Jun 2017

405,686.5

Mar 2017

80,766.4

Dec 1994

452,718.0

Jun 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Real Effective Exchange Rate

89.8

Sep 2017

90.7

Aug 2017

59.2

Jan 1998

107.8

Apr 2006

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Gross National Product

375,803.66

Jun 2017

354,071.52

Mar 2017

552.08

Sep 1961

375,803.66

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Gross Savings Rate

36.4

Jun 2017

34.6

Mar 2017

-1.3

Mar 1972

43.0

Sep 1988

%

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Labour Force Participation Rate

63.4

Sep 2017

63.3

Aug 2017

59.0

Jan 2011

63.8

Jun 2017

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

4.3

Jun 2017

6.8

Mar 2017

-13.1

Mar 1980

16.0

Mar 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
M2 Growth

6.3

Mar/2017

5.9

Feb/2017

1.2

May/2000

50.1

Oct/1977

%

monthly

Jan/1971 - Mar/2017

Updated on May/2017
Reserve Requirement Ratio

7.0

Sep 2017

7.0

Aug 2017

3.5

Apr 1982

27.0

Dec 1979

%

monthly

Nov 1979 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Private Consumption Expenditure

183,466.50

Jun 2017

176,431.58

Mar 2017

453.15

Jun 1961

183,466.50

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Forecast: Employment

26.64

2018

26.42

2017

13.52

1980

26.64

2018

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2018

Updated on 2017
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector

2,858.12

Mar 2017

2,627.70

Dec 2016

0.54

Jun 1964

2,858.12

Mar 2017

USD bn

quarterly

Dec 1962 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Crude Oil: Imports

2,938.00

2016

2,781.10

2015

1,714.50

1995

2,938.00

2016

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Coal Production

0.78

2016

0.79

2015

0.78

2016

10.69

1988

TOE mn

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Investment: % of GDP

31.7

Jun 2017

29.6

Mar 2017

-19.0

Mar 1964

43.9

Jun 1979

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Business Confidence Growth

4.0

Oct 2017

9.0

Sep 2017

-23.0

Aug 2012

15.0

Mar 2017

% Point

monthly

Sep 2010 - Oct 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

0.7

Jun 2017

1.3

Mar 2017

-0.4

Sep 1980

2.9

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Policy Rate

1.25

Sep 2017

1.25

Aug 2017

1.25

Sep 2017

5.25

Sep 2008

% pa

monthly

May 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

118,928.62

Jun 2017

114,785.78

Mar 2017

66.00

Sep 1961

118,928.62

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Forecast: Current Account Balance

99.27

2022

98.44

2021

-23.83

1996

105.94

2015

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

3.10

2022

3.10

2021

2.06

1996

6.95

1998

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Aluminum: Exports

1,859,956.65

2016

2,147,246.77

2015

395,296.70

1996

2,147,246.77

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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 2017
External Debt: Short Term

117,298.0

Jun 2017

115,386.5

Mar 2017

35,310.6

Dec 2001

190,069.6

Sep 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
P/E ratio

14.11

18 Oct 2017

14.11

17 Oct 2017

0.00

17 Apr 2001

51.69

30 Mar 2001

NA

daily

03 Apr 2000 - 18 Oct 2017

Updated on 19 Oct 2017
Tourism Revenue

957

Jul 2017

1,013

Jun 2017

10

Jan 1975

1,773

Oct 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1975 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Employed Persons

26,599,000.00

Sep 2017

26,553,000.00

Aug 2017

13,715,000.00

Jan 1984

26,622,000.00

Mar 2017

Person

monthly

Jan 1983 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

2.00

2022

2.00

2021

0.71

2015

28.70

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

3.47

2022

3.53

2021

-3.86

1989

23.70

1987

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Credit to Households

1,379.97

Mar 2017

1,262.52

Dec 2016

0.04

Jun 1964

1,379.97

Mar 2017

USD bn

quarterly

Dec 1962 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

14,779,658.52

2016

14,362,469.77

2015

1,788,612.99

1998

14,779,658.52

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Television

846,891.49

2016

526,014.83

2015

40,413.76

1998

846,891.49

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Oil Consumption

2,763.01

2016

2,577.08

2015

24.95

1965

2,763.01

2016

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Natural Gas: Imports

44,001.00

2016

43,428.00

2015

9,530.00

1995

52,980.00

2013

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Container Port Throughput

23,796,846.23

2014

22,588,399.56

2013

15,699,663.28

2009

23,796,846.23

2014

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2014

Updated on 2015
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

109.94

2017

112.55

2016

68.68

2004

113.20

2015

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicament

261.04

2016

160.29

2015

5.00

1998

1,460.02

2008

USD th

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicament

135,913.21

2016

129,232.46

2015

4,147.93

1995

137,907.85

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Coal Consumption

81.58

2016

85.47

2015

4.95

1965

85.47

2015

TOE mn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
GDP per Capita

27,533.30

2016

27,097.10

2015

64.00

1955

27,804.50

2014

USD

yearly

1953 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Private Consumption: % of GDP

46.9

Jun 2017

50.5

Mar 2017

46.9

Dec 1988

116.2

Mar 1964

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Total Deposits

1,451,620.41

Aug 2017

1,435,371.54

Jul 2017

140,151.56

Sep 1992

1,451,620.41

Aug 2017

USD mn

monthly

Sep 1992 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Imports: ICT Goods

64,019,356.62

2015

59,996,474.66

2014

26,877,790.74

2001

64,019,356.62

2015

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

32,172,639.89

2016

37,107,162.52

2015

4,243,656.70

1995

41,998,174.01

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Television

1,617,232.04

2016

1,847,717.60

2015

1,133,002.11

1998

3,451,954.03

2004

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nominal Residential Property Price Index

117.22

Jun 2017

117.05

Mar 2017

41.09

Mar 1987

117.22

Jun 2017

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Nominal Residential Property Price Index Growth

1.24

Jun 2017

1.25

Mar 2017

-12.80

Dec 1998

20.81

Dec 1990

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Real Residential Property Price Index

103.92

Jun 2017

103.81

Mar 2017

79.62

Mar 2001

151.28

Jun 1991

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Real Residential Property Price Index Growth

-0.66

Jun 2017

-0.79

Mar 2017

-17.72

Dec 1998

14.37

Jun 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Teledensity: Mobile

122.65

2016

118.46

2015

0.00

1983

122.65

2016

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

329,382.96

2016

291,203.79

2015

51,784.31

1998

329,382.96

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Hot Rolled Products Production

67,717.00

2015

68,905.00

2014

22,768.00

1990

68,905.00

2014

Tonne th

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Iron Ore Production

59.00

2015

610.00

2013

59.00

2015

640.00

1997

Tonne th

yearly

1980 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Minerals Production

6,110,153.00

2015

7,268,725.00

2014

4,453,341.00

2011

7,501,517.00

2012

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Building Permits

21,955.00

Aug 2017

22,316.00

Jul 2017

2,180.00

Jan 1986

27,193.00

Jul 2016

Unit

monthly

Oct 1979 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
National Government Debt

557,622.7

Jun 2017

529,816.1

Mar 2017

102,559.7

Sep 2002

557,622.7

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Monthly Earnings

3,108

Jul 2017

3,013

Jun 2017

1,673

Nov 2008

3,492

Jan 2017

USD

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Nominal GDP

380,260.1

Jun 2017

368,893.9

Mar 2017

576.1

Jun 1961

380,260.1

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Household Income per Capita

14,553.42

2016

14,642.14

2015

7,685.19

2003

15,254.87

2014

USD

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Current Account Balance

6,271.6

Aug 2017

7,015.5

Jul 2017

-4,147.5

Aug 2008

12,389.9

Jan 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1980 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Electricity Production

48,897

Aug 2017

50,318

Jul 2017

94

Aug 1961

50,318

Jul 2017

GWh

monthly

Jul 1961 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

7.4

2016

7.5

2015

6.6

2001

16.5

2009

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Liquid Assets Ratio

13.9

Jun 2017

14.4

Mar 2017

13.6

Jun 2016

19.1

Dec 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Household Debt

1,432,365.5

Jun 2017

1,378,407.6

Mar 2017

437,910.9

Dec 2002

1,432,365.5

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales

139,107

Aug 2017

149,140

Jul 2017

45,224

Jan 1998

200,457

Dec 2015

Unit

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

9.0

Sep 2017

9.3

Aug 2017

1.3

Jan 1988

12.2

Feb 2016

NA

monthly

Jan 1971 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Foreign Portfolio Investment

8,131.80

Jun 2017

14,999.60

Mar 2017

-15,206.40

Sep 2008

22,876.00

Sep 2009

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Total Exports Growth

35.0

Sep 2017

17.3

Aug 2017

-34.5

Jan 2009

149.4

Oct 1973

%

monthly

Jan 1967 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Tourism Revenue Growth

-10.5

Aug 2017

-25.7

Jul 2017

-48.6

Jul 2015

173.5

Dec 1980

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Nominal GDP Growth

4.96

Jun 2017

5.06

Mar 2017

-5.47

Dec 1998

49.32

Sep 1963

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Public Consumption Expenditure

58,809.92

Jun 2017

56,050.80

Mar 2017

59.55

Sep 1964

58,809.92

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Money Supply M1

715,515.23

Jul 2017

714,206.37

Jun 2017

854.19

Jan 1970

715,515.23

Jul 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1970 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

25.21

Jun 2017

25.34

Mar 2017

3.52

Dec 1997

29.11

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1971 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Forecast: Population

52.51

2022

52.30

2021

38.12

1980

52.51

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
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
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector

19.90

Mar 2017

20.00

Dec 2016

16.70

Mar 2005

25.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Debt Service Ratio: Households

12.50

Mar 2017

12.40

Dec 2016

8.50

Dec 1999

12.50

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Exports: ICT Goods

114,421,644.59

2015

113,410,406.05

2014

44,871,139.73

2001

114,421,644.59

2015

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017