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South Korea Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

1995 - 2018 | Monthly | % | CEIC

Korea's Motor Vehicles Sales grew 4.7 % in Apr 2018, compared with a decrease of 1.5 % in the previous month. Korea's Motor Vehicles Sales Growth rate is updated monthly, available from Jan 1995 to Apr 2018, with an average growth rate of 2.6 %. 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.

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What was South Korea's Motor Vehicles Sales Growth in Apr 2018?

Last

4.7

Apr 2018
Previous

-1.5

Mar 2018
Min

-69.4

Aug 1998
Max

131.0

Aug 1999
Unit

%

Frequency

monthly

Range

Jan 1995 - Apr 2018

Updated on 09 May 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

4.7

Apr 2018

-1.5

Mar 2018

-69.4

Aug 1998

131.0

Aug 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Apr 2018

Updated on 09 May 2018

View South Korea's Motor Vehicles Sales Growth from Jan 1995 to Apr 2018 in the chart:

Korea Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

Series Details
Series ID

378231887

Name

Korea Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

Country

Korea

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Generated

First Date

Jan 1995

Last Date

Apr 2018

Last Updated

09 May 2018

Statistics
Mean

3.5

Variance

613.9

Standard deviation

24.8

Skewness

1.0

Kurtosis

4.4

Coefficient variation

7.0

Median

2.6

Max
Aug 1999

131.0

Min
Aug 1998

-69.4

Previous observation
Mar 2018

-1.5

Last observation
Apr 2018

4.7

Number of Observations

280

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Country/Region Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

22.4

2017

0.0

2016

-33.3

2009

80.0

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-22
Algeria

-5.2

2017

-59.1

2016

-59.1

2016

70.9

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-08
Argentina

6.8

Apr 2018

15.4

Mar 2018

-80.8

Jan 2002

245.4

Mar 2004

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-04
Armenia

10.3

2017

8.0

2016

-55.4

2015

22.7

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Australia

4.1

Dec 2017

2.5

Nov 2017

-27.4

Jun 2000

27.3

Jun 1998

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Austria

7.8

2017

7.1

2016

-5.5

2012

9.4

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Azerbaijan

-47.0

2017

-51.4

2016

-58.3

2015

51.3

2013

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Bahrain

-19.0

2017

-20.6

2016

-20.6

2016

51.6

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Bangladesh

-5.4

2017

-19.0

2016

-19.0

2016

37.5

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Belarus

15.5

2017

-12.8

2016

-46.9

2009

50.0

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Belgium

2.6

2017

8.1

2016

-14.5

2012

13.3

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Bolivia

5.0

2017

29.9

2016

-30.7

2015

266.7

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
Bosnia and Herzegovina

30.9

2017

9.7

2016

-16.7

2010

44.0

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Botswana

-6.2

2017

8.0

2016

-14.3

2010

44.4

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Brazil

38.5

Apr 2018

9.7

Mar 2018

-38.8

Jan 2016

65.4

Jan 2005

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
Brunei

0.7

Mar 2018

-15.1

Feb 2018

-48.7

Dec 2017

70.6

Feb 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Bulgaria

19.5

2017

11.4

2016

-53.7

2009

29.7

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Cambodia

-4.1

2017

3.3

2016

-4.1

2017

48.8

2015

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Canada

-0.4

Mar 2018

2.4

Feb 2018

-42.3

Feb 1952

407.1

Jan 1947

%

monthly

Jan 1947 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-14
Chile

18.0

2017

7.5

2016

-31.3

2009

66.6

2010

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
China

4.5

Mar 2018

-11.4

Feb 2018

-26.6

Jan 2012

126.2

Jan 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-17
Colombia

-5.2

2017

-6.2

2016

-49.2

1999

49.0

2010

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Croatia

12.7

2017

23.5

2016

-49.4

2009

23.5

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-14
Cyprus

3.6

2017

23.0

2016

-33.1

2009

25.3

2015

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-04
Czech Republic

6.1

Nov 2017

8.7

Oct 2017

-14.0

Mar 2013

210.2

Mar 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2012 - Nov 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Denmark

-0.8

2017

8.1

2016

-31.1

2009

31.7

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Ecuador

86.1

2017

-21.8

2016

-32.3

2015

86.1

2017

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
Egypt

-31.5

2017

-20.5

2016

-31.5

2017

40.5

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Estonia

11.0

2017

10.0

2016

-60.4

2009

66.7

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Finland

1.4

2017

10.5

2016

-36.0

2009

22.7

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-03
France

5.1

2017

5.7

2016

-13.2

2012

6.1

2015

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Georgia

5.9

2017

2.4

2016

-77.8

2009

150.0

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Germany

2.8

2017

4.8

2016

-21.0

2010

18.2

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
Greece

12.2

2017

3.6

2016

-40.3

2012

22.5

2014

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Hong Kong

10.2

2017

-18.2

2016

-27.5

2009

37.2

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Hungary

14.5

2017

22.7

2016

-59.5

2009

22.7

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
Iceland

16.0

2017

32.9

2016

-76.6

2009

61.1

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-02
India

9.4

Mar 2018

10.5

Feb 2018

-18.2

Dec 2008

63.6

Dec 2009

%

monthly

May 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Indonesia

14.1

Apr 2018

-0.6

Mar 2018

-94.7

Jun 1998

728.6

Dec 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1990 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-16
Iran

18.6

2017

18.5

2016

-38.1

2012

60.0

2014

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Ireland

-10.4

2017

17.9

2016

-63.3

2009

47.0

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Israel

-2.8

2017

12.5

2016

-12.7

2008

41.0

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Italy

6.8

2017

18.8

2016

-20.4

2012

18.8

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Ivory Coast

11.2

2017

-9.9

2016

-20.0

2013

36.4

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Japan

3.2

Apr 2018

-3.5

Mar 2018

-47.3

Apr 2011

93.7

Apr 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1992 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
Jordan

2.0

2017

-10.1

2016

-24.5

2006

26.1

2013

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Kazakhstan

0.0

2017

0.0

2016

-40.4

2015

126.6

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Kenya

12.1

2017

-24.8

2016

-24.8

2016

58.3

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
South Korea

4.7

Apr 2018

-1.5

Mar 2018

-69.4

Aug 1998

131.0

Aug 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-09
Kuwait

-5.1

2017

-24.9

2016

-24.9

2016

22.3

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Kyrgyzstan

36.8

2017

-58.3

2016

-58.3

2016

36.8

2017

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Laos

-10.2

2017

-25.3

2016

-25.3

2016

63.3

2014

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Latvia

1.8

2017

14.5

2016

-69.1

2009

72.9

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-01
Lebanon

1.5

2017

-7.1

2016

-7.1

2016

61.9

2008

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Lithuania

23.1

2017

26.4

2016

-74.1

2009

90.0

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Luxembourg

4.6

2017

9.2

2016

-11.9

2009

9.2

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Macedonia

-10.2

2017

10.3

2016

-50.4

2013

39.7

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Malawi

7.6

2017

-5.3

2016

-34.8

2012

46.7

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Malaysia

-6.9

Mar 2018

-4.4

Feb 2018

-75.6

Mar 1998

208.6

Feb 1999

%

monthly

Jul 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Malta

5.3

2017

2.9

2016

-21.5

2010

40.5

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Mauritius

14.5

2017

10.0

2016

-25.0

2011

111.1

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-08
Mexico

-13.3

Mar 2018

-7.0

Feb 2018

-46.2

Jan 1996

108.5

Jul 1996

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-28
Moldova

18.4

2016

-36.7

2015

-63.5

2009

51.1

2008

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Mongolia

-2.6

2017

70.0

2016

-37.5

2015

120.6

2008

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Morocco

3.6

2017

23.7

2016

-9.4

2009

32.4

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Myanmar

45.4

2017

27.8

2016

-40.0

2014

45.4

2017

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Nepal

-60.5

2017

57.6

2016

-60.5

2017

100.0

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Netherlands

8.3

2017

-9.9

2016

-25.2

2009

20.0

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
New Zealand

8.9

2017

9.5

2016

-31.1

2009

19.8

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-14
Nigeria

-69.6

2017

15.0

2016

-69.6

2017

325.0

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Norway

2.0

2017

4.1

2016

-16.8

2009

27.4

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Oman

-15.3

2017

-7.6

2016

-21.7

2009

20.6

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Pakistan

10.2

Mar 2018

14.8

Feb 2018

-60.5

Dec 2008

153.9

Jun 2012

%

monthly

Jul 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Panama

-12.6

Mar 2018

-18.9

Feb 2018

-42.7

May 2009

77.6

Nov 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-07
Paraguay

19.1

2017

-19.5

2016

-42.9

2009

90.9

2008

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Peru

6.1

2017

-2.1

2016

-16.9

2009

81.4

2008

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Philippines

-22.8

Mar 2018

-3.2

Feb 2018

-54.8

Aug 1998

48.3

Jan 2013

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-07
Poland

14.2

2017

16.7

2016

-19.1

2009

26.7

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Portugal

5.4

Mar 2018

10.2

Feb 2018

-52.3

Feb 2012

71.5

Mar 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Qatar

-21.9

2017

-26.3

2016

-32.1

2009

31.1

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Romania

12.5

2017

17.8

2016

-59.0

2009

41.3

2014

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Russia

17.6

Apr 2018

13.9

Mar 2018

-57.1

May 2009

80.7

Feb 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
Saudi Arabia

-16.4

2017

-21.0

2016

-21.0

2016

19.5

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Serbia

12.0

2017

10.4

2016

-24.3

2009

29.9

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Singapore

-24.7

Mar 2018

-24.1

Feb 2018

-51.0

Feb 2011

102.3

Jun 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Slovakia

8.0

2017

11.7

2016

-20.4

2010

14.9

2008

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Slovenia

13.0

2017

10.5

2016

-22.5

2009

15.6

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
South Africa

1.1

Mar 2018

-4.0

Feb 2018

-37.9

Apr 2009

56.0

Aug 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-09
Spain

7.7

2017

5.5

2016

-29.7

2008

25.1

2014

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Sri Lanka

-54.1

2017

105.3

2016

-54.1

2017

166.7

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Sudan

-13.1

2017

-5.6

2016

-70.8

2010

140.0

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Sweden

2.6

2017

8.9

2016

-17.9

2009

35.0

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Switzerland

0.0

2017

-1.9

2016

-8.3

2009

10.2

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Syria

0.8

2017

0.0

2016

-54.4

2011

69.7

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Taiwan

4.0

Mar 2018

-25.7

Feb 2018

-69.2

Dec 2008

404.4

Dec 2009

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-13
Tajikistan

0.7

2017

-64.1

2016

-64.1

2016

16.1

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Thailand

12.1

Mar 2018

10.3

Feb 2018

-74.3

Jan 1998

477.6

Nov 2012

%

monthly

Dec 1992 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-25
Tunisia

-6.8

2017

4.7

2016

-19.5

2011

25.5

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Turkey

4.4

Mar 2018

0.5

Feb 2018

-84.4

Jan 2002

459.4

Jan 2003

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
Ukraine

25.9

2017

43.7

2016

-71.6

2009

43.7

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-15
United Arab Emirates

-2.1

2017

-22.7

2016

-22.7

2016

44.9

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
United Kingdom

-5.4

2017

2.0

2016

-11.2

2008

11.2

2013

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
United States

-4.7

Apr 2018

6.4

Mar 2018

-41.4

Feb 2009

41.1

Feb 1984

%

monthly

Jan 1977 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Uruguay

30.5

2017

-8.2

2016

-9.2

2015

52.0

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Venezuela

10.3

May 2017

-19.7

Apr 2017

-94.3

Mar 2016

128.9

Mar 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2008 - May 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Vietnam

-8.1

Mar 2018

-28.8

Feb 2018

-68.1

Jan 2009

198.1

Feb 2008

%

monthly

Jul 2007 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
Yemen

37.5

2017

-35.7

2016

-63.6

2010

37.5

2017

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20

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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 2017-06-16
Bank Lending Rate

3.67

Mar 2018

3.68

Feb 2018

3.23

Aug 2016

17.01

Jan 1998

% pa

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Building Permits

24,023.00

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17,894.00

Feb 2018

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Jan 1986

27,193.00

Jul 2016

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monthly

Oct 1979 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
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-3.0

May 2018

-4.0

Apr 2018

-46.0

Jan 2009

51.0

Mar 2010

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monthly

Feb 2004 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Business Confidence: Net Balance

-19.0

May 2018

-22.0

Apr 2018

-57.0

Jan 2009

5.0

May 2010

% Point

monthly

Feb 2003 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

2.90

Apr 2018

1.54

Mar 2018

-4.50

Feb 1987

15.62

Mar 1988

%

monthly

Jan 1986 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-01
Capital Adequacy Ratio

15.3

Dec 2017

15.4

Sep 2017

10.5

Mar 2001

15.4

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Coal Consumption

81.58

2016

85.47

2015

4.95

1965

85.47

2015

TOE mn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
Coal Production

0.78

2016

0.79

2015

0.78

2016

10.69

1988

TOE mn

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
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

6.3

Apr 2018

11.8

Mar 2018

-14.6

Dec 2011

45.3

Dec 2009

% Point

monthly

Jul 2009 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Consumer Confidence: Net Balance

7.1

Apr 2018

8.1

Mar 2018

-30.6

Dec 2008

20.6

Oct 2009

% Point

monthly

Jul 2008 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

1.6

Apr 2018

1.3

Mar 2018

-12.0

Apr 1958

122.1

Oct 1952

%

monthly

Aug 1952 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-01
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

1.44

Apr 2018

1.34

Mar 2018

-0.35

May 1999

30.47

Dec 1980

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-01
Credit to Households

1,408.08

Sep 2017

1,376.51

Jun 2017

0.04

Jun 1964

1,408.08

Sep 2017

USD bn

quarterly

Dec 1962 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-11
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector

2,891.51

Sep 2017

2,846.43

Jun 2017

0.54

Jun 1964

2,891.51

Sep 2017

USD bn

quarterly

Dec 1962 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-11
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 2017-06-13
Current Account Balance

4,918.5

Mar 2018

4,003.1

Feb 2018

-4,154.2

Aug 2008

11,452.0

Jan 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

4.4

Dec 2017

5.6

Sep 2017

-13.1

Mar 1980

16.0

Mar 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Debt Service Ratio: Households

12.70

Sep 2017

12.60

Jun 2017

8.50

Dec 1999

12.70

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-11
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector

20.00

Sep 2017

20.10

Jun 2017

16.70

Mar 2005

25.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-11
Direct Investment Abroad

2,802.3

Mar 2018

1,198.2

Feb 2018

-59.8

Aug 2001

6,660.2

Oct 2010

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
Domestic Credit

2,650,224.5

Mar 2018

2,633,446.1

Feb 2018

676,007.4

Jan 2002

2,650,224.5

Mar 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
Domestic Credit Growth

6.5

Mar 2018

6.7

Feb 2018

-0.5

Feb 2010

22.3

Nov 2008

%

monthly

Dec 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
Electricity Production

47,196

Mar 2018

46,380

Feb 2018

94

Aug 1961

53,321

Jan 2018

GWh

monthly

Jul 1961 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Employed Persons

26,862,000.00

Mar 2018

26,768,000.00

Feb 2018

13,715,000.00

Jan 1984

26,922,000.00

Jan 2018

Person

monthly

Jan 1983 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Equity Market Index

2,515.4

Apr 2018

2,445.8

Mar 2018

93.7

Jan 1976

2,566.5

Jan 2018

04Jan1980=100

monthly

Jan 1976 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Exchange Rate against USD

1,068.045

Apr 2018

1,069.942

Mar 2018

50.000

Jan 1960

1,707.300

Jan 1998

KRW/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-01
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

261.04

2016

160.29

2015

5.00

1998

1,460.02

2008

USD th

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
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 2017-06-16
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 2017-06-15
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 2017-06-15
External Debt

418,823.5

Dec 2017

410,548.5

Sep 2017

80,766.4

Dec 1994

452,718.0

Jun 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-23
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

115,922.5

Dec 2017

118,900.4

Sep 2017

35,310.6

Dec 2001

190,069.6

Sep 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-23
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 2018-04-17
Forecast: Current Account Balance

119.72

2023

116.63

2022

-23.83

1996

119.72

2023

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Employment

27.14

2019

26.92

2018

13.52

1980

27.14

2019

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2019

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

3.32

2023

3.45

2022

-3.86

1989

23.70

1987

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
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 2018-04-17
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 2018-04-17
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 2018-04-17
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 2018-04-17
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 2018-04-17
Forecast: Population

52.72

2023

52.51

2022

38.12

1980

52.72

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

2.62

2023

2.69

2022

-5.47

1998

13.24

1983

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

3.10

2023

3.10

2022

2.06

1996

6.95

1998

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Foreign Direct Investment

1,281.4

Mar 2018

872.9

Feb 2018

-1,909.2

Sep 2006

3,425.6

Mar 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

1.5

Dec 2017

0.9

Sep 2017

-0.4

Sep 1980

2.9

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Foreign Exchange Reserves

388,627.5

Apr 2018

386,902.8

Mar 2018

97.2

Dec 1956

388,627.5

Apr 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1956 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

24.75

Dec 2017

25.02

Sep 2017

3.52

Dec 1997

29.11

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1971 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

8.9

Apr 2018

8.6

Mar 2018

1.3

Jan 1988

12.2

Feb 2016

NA

monthly

Jan 1971 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
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

1.7

Dec 2017

3.6

Sep 2017

-4.5

Mar 1999

38.8

Jun 1964

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
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

Apr 2018

4,794.75

Mar 2018

1.30

Feb 1957

4,794.75

Apr 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1956 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
Government Debt: % of GDP

36.1

2016

35.6

2015

16.6

2002

36.1

2016

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-30
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

122,416.86

Dec 2017

120,789.16

Sep 2017

66.00

Sep 1961

122,416.86

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Gross National Product

405,702.44

Dec 2017

396,927.26

Sep 2017

552.08

Sep 1961

405,702.44

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Gross Savings Rate

36.5

Dec 2017

36.7

Sep 2017

-1.3

Mar 1972

43.0

Sep 1988

%

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
House Prices Growth

2.0

Apr 2018

1.8

Mar 2018

-13.1

Nov 1998

21.9

Aug 1988

%

monthly

Jan 1987 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Household Debt

1,527,654.5

Dec 2017

1,460,295.8

Sep 2017

437,910.9

Dec 2002

1,527,654.5

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
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

135,913.21

2016

129,232.46

2015

4,147.93

1995

137,907.85

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
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 2017-06-16
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 2017-06-15
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 2017-06-15
Industrial Production Index Growth

-4.2

Mar 2018

0.3

Feb 2018

-20.8

Dec 2008

39.9

Apr 1968

%

monthly

Jan 1958 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Investment: % of GDP

32.2

Dec 2017

30.6

Sep 2017

-19.0

Mar 1964

43.9

Jun 1979

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Labour Force Participation Rate

63.1

Mar 2018

62.0

Feb 2018

59.2

Jan 2011

63.9

Jun 2017

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-10
Labour Productivity Growth

2.13

Mar 2018

1.78

Dec 2017

-2.00

Dec 2008

16.36

Mar 1984

%

quarterly

Sep 1983 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
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

13.9

Dec 2017

14.2

Sep 2017

13.6

Jun 2016

19.1

Dec 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Long Term Interest Rate

2.71

Apr 2018

2.62

Mar 2018

1.39

Jul 2016

7.25

Mar 2002

% pa

monthly

Jul 2001 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
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

772,882.11

Feb 2018

783,535.92

Jan 2018

854.19

Jan 1970

783,535.92

Jan 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1970 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Money Supply M2

2,383,343.90

Feb 2018

2,410,066.90

Jan 2018

1,937.35

Jan 1970

2,410,066.90

Jan 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1970 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Monthly Earnings

3,853

Feb 2018

3,776

Jan 2018

1,673

Nov 2008

3,853

Feb 2018

USD

monthly

Jan 2008 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
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

160,742

Apr 2018

166,481

Mar 2018

45,224

Jan 1998

200,457

Dec 2015

Unit

monthly

Jan 1994 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-09
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

4.39

2016

4.22

2015

0.01

1986

5.08

2013

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1986 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
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 2017-06-13
Nominal GDP

393,754.4

Dec 2017

390,069.4

Sep 2017

576.1

Jun 1961

393,754.4

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Nominal GDP Growth

4.59

Dec 2017

7.53

Sep 2017

-5.47

Dec 1998

49.32

Sep 1963

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Nominal Residential Property Price Index

118.32

Dec 2017

117.87

Sep 2017

41.09

Mar 1987

118.32

Dec 2017

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Nominal Residential Property Price Index Growth

1.26

Dec 2017

1.45

Sep 2017

-12.80

Dec 1998

20.81

Dec 1990

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Non Performing Loans Ratio

0.9

Dec 2017

1.0

Sep 2017

0.6

Jun 2008

3.5

Jun 2001

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-04
Non-Performing Loans

15,121.41

Dec 2017

15,078.26

Sep 2017

6,876.80

Jun 2008

20,347.68

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
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

2,763.01

2016

2,577.08

2015

24.95

1965

2,763.01

2016

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
P/E ratio

11.73

08 May 2018

11.79

04 May 2018

0.00

17 Apr 2001

51.69

30 Mar 2001

NA

daily

03 Apr 2000 - 08 May 2018

Updated on 2018-05-09
Policy Rate

1.50

Apr 2018

1.50

Mar 2018

1.25

Oct 2017

5.25

Sep 2008

% pa

monthly

May 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
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

191,591.19

Dec 2017

185,340.06

Sep 2017

453.15

Jun 1961

191,591.19

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Private Consumption: % of GDP

48.0

Dec 2017

47.1

Sep 2017

46.9

Dec 1988

116.2

Mar 1964

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Public Consumption Expenditure

61,095.58

Dec 2017

59,373.32

Sep 2017

59.55

Sep 1964

61,095.58

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Public Consumption: % of GDP

15.2

Dec 2017

15.8

Sep 2017

7.2

Dec 1964

19.2

Mar 1960

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Real Effective Exchange Rate

92.4

Mar 2018

91.8

Feb 2018

59.2

Jan 1998

107.8

Apr 2006

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Real GDP Growth

2.8

Mar 2018

2.8

Dec 2017

-7.4

Jun 1998

19.6

Dec 1969

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Mar 2018

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

104.54

Dec 2017

103.89

Sep 2017

79.62

Mar 2001

151.28

Jun 1991

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Real Residential Property Price Index Growth

-0.23

Dec 2017

-0.84

Sep 2017

-17.72

Dec 1998

14.37

Jun 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Reserve Requirement Ratio

7.0

Apr 2018

7.0

Mar 2018

3.5

Apr 1982

27.0

Dec 1979

%

monthly

Nov 1979 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
Retail Sales Growth

7.1

Mar 2018

3.6

Feb 2018

-17.5

Jul 1998

18.2

May 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Short Term Interest Rate

1.65

Apr 2018

1.65

Mar 2018

1.27

Jul 2016

5.87

Oct 2008

% pa

monthly

Jul 2004 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
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

1,597,129.68

Mar 2018

1,576,301.05

Feb 2018

140,151.56

Sep 1992

1,597,129.68

Mar 2018

USD mn

monthly

Sep 1992 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-10
Total Exports

50,060.0

Apr 2018

51,583.5

Mar 2018

14.8

Jan 1966

55,115.2

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1966 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-01
Total Exports Growth

-1.5

Apr 2018

6.1

Mar 2018

-34.5

Jan 2009

149.4

Oct 1973

%

monthly

Jan 1967 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-01
Total Imports

43,449.0

Apr 2018

44,808.1

Mar 2018

38.6

Jan 1966

45,873.3

Apr 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1966 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-01
Total Imports Growth

14.5

Apr 2018

5.2

Mar 2018

-43.9

Jul 1998

115.6

Feb 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1967 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-01
Tourism Revenue

1,394

Mar 2018

1,134

Feb 2018

10

Jan 1975

1,773

Oct 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1975 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-04
Tourism Revenue Growth

24.7

Mar 2018

-11.6

Feb 2018

-48.6

Jul 2015

173.5

Dec 1980

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-04
Trade Balance

6,611.0

Apr 2018

6,775.4

Mar 2018

-4,043.5

Jan 2008

13,419.4

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-01
Unemployment Rate

4.00

Mar 2018

3.60

Feb 2018

3.00

Nov 2013

7.10

Jun 1999

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-10
Visitor Arrivals

1,342,404

Mar 2018

1,028,548

Feb 2018

29,798

Jan 1975

1,681,578

Jul 2016

Person

monthly

Jan 1975 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Visitor Arrivals Growth

11.0

Mar 2018

-16.7

Feb 2018

-54.1

Jul 2015

175.3

Jul 2016

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30