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South Korea Retail Sales Growth

1996 - 2017 | Monthly | % | CEIC

Korea's Retail Sales grew 7.6 % YoY in Sep 2017, compared with a 0.9 % increase in the previous month. Korea's Retail Sales Growth YoY data is updated monthly, available from Jan 1996 to Sep 2017, with an average growth rate of 4.2 %. The data reached an all-time high of 18.6 % in May 2000 and a record low of -17.6 % in Jul 1998. CEIC calculates Retail Sales Growth from monthly Retail Sales Index. Statistics Korea provides Retail Sales Index with base 2010=100. Retail Sales Index includes Motor Vehicles.

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

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

7.6

Sep 2017

0.9

Aug 2017

-17.6

Jul 1998

18.6

May 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017

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Retail Sales: Value: YoY: sa: Korea

Series Details
Series ID

206099002

Name

Retail Sales: Value: YoY: sa: Korea

Country

Korea

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Generate

First Date

Jan 1996

Last Date

Sep 2017

Last Updated

30 Oct 2017

Statistics
Mean

3.99

Variance

39.35

Standard deviation

6.27

Skewness

-0.75

Kurtosis

1.94

Coefficient variation

1.57

Median

4.18

Max
May 2000

18.63

Min
Jul 1998

-17.57

Previous observation
Aug 2017

0.91

Last observation
Sep 2017

7.63

Number of Observations

261

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More Countries for Retail Sales Growth

Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
United States

4.5

Oct 2017

5.2

Sep 2017

-10.1

Jul 2009

10.3

Dec 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1993 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Canada

6.9

Aug 2017

7.7

Jul 2017

-6.5

Dec 2008

10.5

Dec 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1992 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
France

3.8

Aug 2017

3.7

Jul 2017

-6.4

Aug 1999

9.6

Nov 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Germany

4.4

Sep 2017

2.6

Aug 2017

-6.1

Dec 2007

5.6

Jul 2015

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Italy

2.0

Sep 2017

0.0

Aug 2017

-3.9

Mar 2013

4.8

Feb 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Japan

2.1

Sep 2017

1.8

Aug 2017

-9.5

Mar 2015

11.4

Mar 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
United Kingdom

-0.3

Oct 2017

1.3

Sep 2017

-3.9

Feb 2009

8.9

Apr 2002

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Austria

1.3

Sep 2017

-0.1

Aug 2017

-5.3

Feb 2009

6.5

Mar 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Belgium

-2.3

Aug 2017

-10.1

Jul 2017

-10.1

Jul 2017

14.3

Feb 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Bulgaria

2.8

Sep 2017

2.8

Aug 2017

-11.1

Jan 2010

23.7

Jan 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Cyprus

6.8

Aug 2017

6.7

Jul 2017

-16.6

Mar 2013

14.1

Feb 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Czech Republic

6.2

Sep 2017

4.8

Aug 2017

-6.6

Feb 2009

14.7

Oct 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Denmark

2.1

Sep 2017

1.2

Aug 2017

-5.9

Dec 2008

8.7

Nov 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Estonia

3.0

Jun 2017

4.0

Mar 2017

-17.0

Sep 2009

22.0

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Finland

3.0

Sep 2017

2.7

Aug 2017

-4.1

Feb 2009

12.7

Nov 1998

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Greece

0.1

Aug 2017

2.5

Jul 2017

-19.4

Dec 2010

14.9

Sep 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Hungary

5.7

Sep 2017

4.7

Aug 2017

-7.6

Jul 2009

11.8

May 2002

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Iceland

5.5

Jun 2017

3.9

Apr 2017

-3.9

Apr 2009

15.3

Aug 2007

%

monthly

Feb 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Ireland

8.0

Sep 2017

6.6

Aug 2017

-9.0

May 2009

11.9

Oct 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Latvia

4.9

Sep 2017

5.2

Aug 2017

-28.7

Sep 2009

24.8

Oct 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Lithuania

1.7

Sep 2017

3.1

Aug 2017

-26.5

Nov 2009

20.4

May 2007

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Argentina

8.6

Oct 2015

8.0

Sep 2015

3.9

Dec 2014

12.9

Jul 2015

%

monthly

Dec 2014 - Oct 2015

Updated on Nov 2015
Luxembourg

-27.4

Aug 2017

-24.6

Jul 2017

-75.8

Dec 2015

35.0

Dec 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Aug 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Malta

4.7

Jun 2017

4.4

Mar 2017

-10.3

Dec 2002

17.2

Sep 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Netherlands

5.1

Sep 2017

3.9

Aug 2017

-10.5

Apr 2012

11.1

May 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Norway

1.5

Sep 2017

2.4

Aug 2017

-4.4

Apr 2016

9.0

Apr 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Brazil

5.2

Sep 2017

3.4

Aug 2017

-9.5

Jan 2016

12.0

Mar 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Poland

6.4

Sep 2017

6.8

Aug 2017

-11.8

Apr 2005

19.1

Apr 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Chile

3.0

Sep 2017

2.3

Aug 2017

-0.6

Feb 2017

6.7

Jan 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Portugal

4.1

Sep 2017

3.5

Aug 2017

-11.2

Oct 2011

5.6

May 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Colombia

2.5

Sep 2017

-0.2

Aug 2017

-7.1

Feb 2017

12.8

Oct 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2014 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Romania

12.8

Sep 2017

12.3

Aug 2017

-17.1

Jun 2009

29.6

Mar 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Slovakia

7.4

Sep 2017

6.4

Aug 2017

-14.1

Feb 2009

20.0

Feb 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Slovenia

7.3

Sep 2017

7.6

Aug 2017

-17.1

Sep 2009

20.7

May 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Mexico

0.2

Aug 2017

0.5

Jul 2017

-4.9

May 2009

10.3

Nov 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Spain

2.1

Sep 2017

1.7

Aug 2017

-11.3

Sep 2012

5.9

Sep 2002

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Sweden

3.8

Sep 2017

2.9

Aug 2017

-7.2

Jun 1993

13.3

May 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Switzerland

-0.3

Sep 2017

-0.8

Aug 2017

-4.0

Dec 2016

6.7

Mar 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Venezuela

12.6

Sep 2013

14.5

Aug 2013

-19.5

Feb 2010

51.9

Sep 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Sep 2013

Updated on Mar 2014
Australia

1.4

Sep 2017

2.1

Aug 2017

0.5

Jul 2000

14.1

Jan 1989

%

monthly

Apr 1983 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
China

10.0

Oct 2017

10.3

Sep 2017

4.3

May 2003

41.0

Nov 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Hong Kong

5.3

Sep 2017

3.3

Aug 2017

-21.2

Sep 1998

23.7

Jul 2011

%

monthly

Jan 1982 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Israel

3.8

Sep 2017

4.7

Aug 2017

-10.6

Mar 2003

14.4

Jul 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Indonesia

1.4

Oct 2017

1.9

Sep 2017

-5.9

Sep 2011

28.2

Dec 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
South Korea

7.6

Sep 2017

0.9

Aug 2017

-17.6

Jul 1998

18.6

May 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Malaysia

12.2

Sep 2017

13.5

Jun 2017

4.5

Dec 2012

13.5

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Macau

10.1

Jun 2017

11.9

Mar 2017

-11.2

Dec 2015

53.8

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
New Zealand

5.4

Jun 2017

6.1

Mar 2017

-1.6

Mar 2009

10.2

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Sep 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Singapore

-1.3

Sep 2017

3.2

Aug 2017

-26.3

Mar 1986

40.8

Dec 1988

%

monthly

Jan 1986 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Taiwan

3.8

Sep 2017

1.5

Aug 2017

-11.8

Dec 2008

22.3

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Thailand

10.6

Aug 2017

6.6

Jul 2017

-19.1

Mar 2009

52.9

Nov 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Vietnam

10.6

Oct 2017

10.5

Sep 2017

5.3

Jan 2013

31.6

Nov 2008

%

monthly

Sep 2004 - Oct 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Albania

3.3

Jun 2017

1.2

May 2017

-13.1

Apr 2007

45.2

Apr 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Armenia

7.4

Sep 2017

6.7

Aug 2017

-19.2

Dec 2015

43.7

Mar 2002

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Azerbaijan

16.1

Oct 2017

17.4

Sep 2017

2.4

Sep 2012

38.8

Jun 2015

%

monthly

Aug 2009 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Belarus

6.9

Oct 2017

5.9

Sep 2017

-8.3

Sep 2009

26.3

May 2011

%

monthly

Oct 2008 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

5.9

Aug 2017

4.1

Jul 2017

-2.9

May 2014

14.7

May 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2013 - Aug 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Croatia

4.4

Sep 2017

6.3

Aug 2017

-13.2

May 2009

10.4

Aug 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Georgia

17.5

Jun 2017

13.5

Mar 2017

1.2

Dec 2011

109.2

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Kazakhstan

5.1

Oct 2017

7.4

Sep 2017

-11.3

Jul 2009

18.0

Jun 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Kyrgyzstan

6.2

2015

9.3

2014

-50.3

1992

16.9

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Macedonia

-3.2

Sep 2017

1.2

Aug 2017

-13.1

Mar 2014

15.7

Mar 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Moldova

-2.6

Sep 2017

-1.7

Aug 2017

-18.4

Oct 2015

24.2

May 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Mongolia

8.1

Sep 2017

24.5

Jun 2017

-37.3

Dec 2014

265.4

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Montenegro

2.4

Sep 2017

2.2

Aug 2017

-1.8

May 2015

39.7

Mar 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Russia

3.1

Sep 2017

1.9

Aug 2017

-16.0

Jan 1999

18.8

Feb 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Serbia

2.6

Sep 2017

4.4

Aug 2017

-19.5

Jul 2011

42.8

Apr 2005

%

monthly

Dec 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Turkey

-0.1

Sep 2017

1.4

Aug 2017

-4.5

Feb 2017

15.6

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Ukraine

8.2

Oct 2017

8.8

Sep 2017

-25.3

Apr 2015

30.2

May 2008

%

monthly

Feb 2007 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Qatar

-11.5

2015

3.1

2014

-64.0

1989

152.7

1988

%

yearly

1987 - 2015

Updated on 2017
South Africa

4.4

Sep 2017

5.5

Aug 2017

-6.0

Apr 2009

14.1

Sep 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
European Union

3.6

Sep 2017

3.0

Aug 2017

-3.6

Feb 2009

4.8

Sep 2000

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 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

-16.0

Nov 2017

-21.0

Oct 2017

-34.0

Mar 2016

5.0

May 2010

% Point

monthly

Sep 2009 - Nov 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Total Imports Growth

7.9

Oct 2017

22.6

Sep 2017

-43.9

Jul 1998

115.6

Feb 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1967 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Money Supply M2

2,202,949.72

Sep 2017

2,193,817.85

Aug 2017

1,937.35

Jan 1970

2,202,949.72

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1970 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 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

3.6

Sep 2017

2.7

Jun 2017

-7.4

Jun 1998

19.6

Dec 1969

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Labour Productivity Growth

2.56

Sep 2017

1.29

Jun 2017

-1.87

Dec 2008

16.36

Mar 1984

%

quarterly

Sep 1983 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Domestic Credit Growth

6.1

Sep 2017

4.8

Aug 2017

-0.5

Feb 2010

22.3

Nov 2008

%

monthly

Dec 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 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

37,822.9

Oct 2017

41,664.9

Sep 2017

38.6

Jan 1966

45,873.3

Apr 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1966 - Oct 2017

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

1.68

Oct 2017

3.30

Sep 2017

-4.50

Feb 1987

15.62

Mar 1988

%

monthly

Jan 1986 - Oct 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

35,769.65

2022

34,576.15

2021

1,710.79

1980

35,769.65

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
Equity Market Index

2,523.4

Oct 2017

2,394.5

Sep 2017

93.7

Jan 1976

2,523.4

Oct 2017

04Jan1980=100

monthly

Jan 1976 - Oct 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Domestic Credit

2,450,529.0

Sep 2017

2,417,875.8

Aug 2017

676,007.4

Jan 2002

2,450,529.0

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Visitor Arrivals

1,055,181

Sep 2017

1,081,068

Aug 2017

29,798

Jan 1975

1,681,578

Jul 2016

Person

monthly

Jan 1975 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Core CPI Change

1.34

Oct 2017

1.59

Sep 2017

-0.35

May 1999

30.47

Dec 1980

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Oct 2017

Updated on Oct 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

1.45

Oct 2017

1.37

Sep 2017

1.27

Jul 2016

5.87

Oct 2008

% pa

monthly

Jul 2004 - Oct 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Gold Reserves

4,794.75

Oct 2017

4,794.75

Sep 2017

1.30

Feb 1957

4,794.75

Oct 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 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

3.60

Oct 2017

3.70

Sep 2017

3.00

Sep 2013

7.10

Jun 1999

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Direct Investment Abroad

4,092.9

Sep 2017

2,986.7

Aug 2017

-59.8

Aug 2001

6,660.2

Oct 2010

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Long Term Interest Rate

2.57

Oct 2017

2.38

Sep 2017

1.39

Jul 2016

7.25

Mar 2002

% pa

monthly

Jul 2001 - Oct 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Total Exports

44,958.6

Oct 2017

55,086.9

Sep 2017

14.8

Jan 1966

55,086.9

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1966 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Bank Lending Rate

3.46

Sep 2017

3.43

Aug 2017

3.23

Aug 2016

17.01

Jan 1998

% pa

monthly

Jan 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Consumer Confidence: Net Balance

9.2

Oct 2017

7.7

Sep 2017

-29.8

Dec 2008

20.8

Oct 2009

% Point

monthly

Jul 2008 - Oct 2017

Updated on Oct 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

3.5

Oct 2017

3.8

Sep 2017

-41.4

Mar 1921

10,656.3

Jun 1946

%

monthly

Jul 1911 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Trade Balance

7,135.8

Oct 2017

13,421.9

Sep 2017

-4,043.5

Jan 2008

13,421.9

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 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

49,349.03

2022

47,242.10

2021

2,183.96

1980

49,349.03

2022

PPP 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
House Prices Growth

1.3

Oct 2017

1.5

Sep 2017

-13.1

Nov 1998

21.9

Aug 1988

%

monthly

Jan 1987 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Consumer Confidence Growth

7.2

Oct 2017

5.9

Sep 2017

-14.4

Jan 2012

44.7

Dec 2009

% Point

monthly

Jul 2009 - Oct 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Exchange Rate against USD

1,130.884

Oct 2017

1,131.599

Sep 2017

50.000

Jan 1960

1,707.300

Jan 1998

KRW/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves

374,692.5

Oct 2017

374,836.2

Sep 2017

522.3

Apr 1972

374,970.9

Aug 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1971 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 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

14,494.46

Jun 2017

15,237.60

Mar 2017

6,876.80

Jun 2008

20,347.68

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

2.90

2022

2.94

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

1.8

Oct 2017

2.1

Sep 2017

-12.0

Apr 1958

122.1

Oct 1952

%

monthly

Aug 1952 - Oct 2017

Updated on Oct 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

90.4

Oct 2017

89.8

Sep 2017

59.2

Jan 1998

107.8

Apr 2006

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 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

14.19

27 Oct 2017

14.09

26 Oct 2017

0.00

17 Apr 2001

51.69

30 Mar 2001

NA

daily

03 Apr 2000 - 27 Oct 2017

Updated on 30 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
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

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
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

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
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
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