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South Korea Visitor Arrivals Growth

1976 - 2018 | Monthly | % | CEIC Data

Korea's Visitor Arrivals grew 19.3 % in Sep 2018, compared with an increase of 26.9 % in the previous month. Korea's Visitor Arrivals Growth rate data is updated monthly, available from Jan 1976 to Sep 2018. The data reached an all-time high of 175.3 % in Jul 2016 and a record low of -54.1 % in Jul 2015. CEIC calculates Tourist Arrivals Growth from monthly Tourist Arrivals. Korea National Tourism Organization provides Tourist Arrivals. Tourist Arrivals include Same-Day Visitors.

In the latest reports, Korea's Visitor Arrivals recorded 1,259,002.0 person in the month of Sep 2018.

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What was South Korea's Visitor Arrivals Growth in Jun 2018?

Last

30.1

Jun 2018
Previous

27.3

May 2018
Min

-54.1

Jul 2015
Max

175.3

Jul 2016
Unit

%

Frequency

monthly

Range

Jan 1976 - Jun 2018

Updated on 23 Jul 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

30.1

Jun 2018

27.3

May 2018

-54.1

Jul 2015

175.3

Jul 2016

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jun 2018

Updated on 23 Jul 2018

View South Korea's Visitor Arrivals Growth from Jan 1976 to Jun 2018 in the chart:

Korea Visitor Arrivals Growth

Series Details
Series ID

378231607

Name

Korea Visitor Arrivals Growth

Country

Korea

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Data

First Date

Jan 1976

Last Date

Jun 2018

Last Updated

23 Jul 2018

Statistics
Mean

9.2

Variance

299.3

Standard deviation

17.3

Skewness

2.1

Kurtosis

19.7

Coefficient variation

1.9

Median

9.1

Max
Jul 2016

175.3

Min
Jul 2015

-54.1

Previous observation
May 2018

27.3

Last observation
Jun 2018

30.1

Number of Observations

510

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More Countries/Regions for Visitor Arrivals Growth

Country/Region Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

5.9

Jun 2018

11.7

Mar 2018

-17.9

Sep 2013

38.8

Jun 2014

%

quarterly

Sep 2013 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Algeria

11.9

2012

15.6

2011

3.7

2006

33.0

2004

%

yearly

2004 - 2012

Updated on 2018-05-08
Armenia

18.7

2017

5.7

2016

-1.0

2015

173.3

2001

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-28
Australia

5.2

May 2018

-2.9

Apr 2018

-20.9

May 2003

58.5

Jul 1979

%

monthly

Jan 1977 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Austria

0.9

Aug 2018

1.9

Jul 2018

-29.4

Mar 2009

45.8

Apr 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Azerbaijan

6.3

2016

-11.0

2015

-29.9

2005

42.5

2008

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Bahrain

5.0

2016

-7.5

2015

-43.7

2011

34.9

2010

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Bangladesh

-19.7

2014

18.7

2013

-25.6

2008

48.6

1983

%

yearly

1982 - 2014

Updated on 2018-04-23
Belarus

114.9

2016

-18.4

2015

-78.9

1999

5,184.4

2012

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Belgium

9.9

2017

-10.5

2016

-10.5

2016

9.9

2017

%

yearly

1993 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-18
Bolivia

8.7

2016

1.3

2015

-11.6

1999

27.8

2003

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-27
Bosnia and Herzegovina

19.0

Nov 2017

22.7

Oct 2017

-17.1

Feb 2012

49.4

Jul 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2008 - Nov 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Botswana

-22.3

2015

27.3

2014

-22.3

2015

31.0

2000

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-20
Brazil

0.6

2017

3.8

2016

-22.2

1990

69.1

1998

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-22
Brunei

0.5

2016

8.5

2015

-30.5

2009

36.3

2010

%

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-27
Bulgaria

7.0

Jun 2018

8.4

May 2018

-21.0

Jan 2007

24.8

Jan 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Cambodia

12.2

Apr 2018

19.8

Mar 2018

-43.5

Apr 2003

171.2

Jul 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Canada

3.0

Jun 2018

2.2

May 2018

-22.6

May 2003

32.4

Sep 1986

%

monthly

Jan 1973 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-10
China

9.6

Feb 2016

0.9

Jan 2016

-45.3

May 2003

102.5

May 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2016

Updated on 2018-02-02
Colombia

26.9

Jun 2018

35.6

May 2018

-91.8

Jun 2011

1,150.3

Jun 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-30
Croatia

34.0

May 2018

1.8

Apr 2018

-39.6

Mar 2003

81.6

Mar 2002

%

monthly

Nov 2000 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Cyprus

8.2

Jun 2018

7.6

May 2018

-33.9

Mar 2003

43.0

Apr 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-17
Czech Republic

7.1

2016

7.5

2015

-14.9

2000

34.8

1996

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-30
Denmark

3.4

2016

1.5

2015

-10.1

2011

116.9

2005

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-24
Ecuador

10.1

2017

-5.8

2016

-13.1

1998

23.6

2004

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
Egypt

53.6

2017

-42.1

2016

-42.1

2016

53.6

2017

%

yearly

1983 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-11
Estonia

4.8

2017

6.6

2016

-3.7

2009

34.1

1997

%

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-07
European Union

3.8

2016

4.6

2015

-4.5

2009

7.5

1997

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Finland

-3.0

May 2018

3.2

Apr 2018

-22.0

Jan 2015

29.4

Apr 2011

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
France

-2.2

2016

0.9

2015

-3.1

2009

6.7

1997

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-24
Georgia

7.8

2016

7.0

2015

-22.0

2001

167.5

1997

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-30
Germany

3.2

Apr 2018

5.8

Mar 2018

-17.9

Sep 2001

27.0

Jun 2006

%

monthly

Jan 1993 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-06-22
Greece

9.6

Apr 2018

12.7

Mar 2018

-26.1

Jan 2007

56.2

Feb 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Hong Kong

11.4

Aug 2018

-1.7

Jul 2018

-21.2

Jun 2009

48.1

Jun 2010

%

monthly

Mar 2007 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Hungary

12.1

Mar 2018

9.8

Dec 2017

-26.1

Sep 2005

21.3

Sep 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-11
Iceland

39.0

2016

29.2

2015

-5.3

2002

39.0

2016

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-02
India

2.7

Jun 2018

5.1

May 2018

-34.8

Oct 1994

82.8

Oct 1995

%

monthly

Mar 1988 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Indonesia

8.4

Aug 2018

12.4

Jul 2018

-39.4

May 2003

61.7

May 2004

%

monthly

Jan 1980 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Iran

-5.6

2016

5.4

2015

-18.9

2007

44.8

2006

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Ireland

6.0

2016

8.1

2015

-10.4

2009

9.8

1996

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Israel

1.2

Sep 2018

9.9

Aug 2018

-37.5

Sep 2006

193.4

Mar 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-04
Italy

5.2

2017

3.1

2016

-3.7

2003

17.3

1994

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Ivory Coast

9.9

2016

205.9

2015

7.0

2012

205.9

2015

%

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Japan

15.3

Jun 2018

16.6

May 2018

-62.5

Apr 2011

163.5

Apr 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1963 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Jordan

8.7

2017

-11.0

2016

-57.7

2011

141.2

2010

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Kazakhstan

1.2

2016

1.5

2015

-22.5

2008

327.2

2000

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Kenya

7.5

2017

13.8

2016

-32.3

2008

29.3

2004

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
South Korea

30.1

Jun 2018

27.3

May 2018

-54.1

Jul 2015

175.3

Jul 2016

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Kosovo

121.2

Mar 2018

10.1

Dec 2017

-27.1

Mar 2011

121.2

Mar 2018

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-05
Kuwait

28.7

Dec 2016

45.0

Nov 2016

-69.9

Aug 2010

257.4

Aug 2006

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Dec 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Kyrgyzstan

12.9

2017

-3.9

2016

-38.7

2010

201.0

2001

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-18
Laos

-6.4

2016

12.0

2015

-26.3

2000

107.7

2004

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-17
Latvia

15.3

Mar 2018

14.2

Dec 2017

-23.9

Sep 2009

52.1

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-16
Lebanon

11.2

2016

12.0

2015

-23.7

2011

38.3

2009

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Lithuania

10.9

2016

0.4

2015

-31.8

2007

39.9

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Luxembourg

-3.3

2016

5.0

2015

-5.7

1996

9.8

2014

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Macau

7.2

Jun 2018

5.3

May 2018

-21.2

May 2009

40.0

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Macedonia

11.2

May 2018

25.5

Apr 2018

-79.7

Aug 2001

141.4

Aug 2002

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Malawi

5.5

2016

-1.7

2015

-10.2

2000

45.7

2006

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-06-20
Malaysia

-8.8

Apr 2018

-2.0

Mar 2018

-76.3

Feb 1998

216.0

Feb 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1990 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Malta

10.2

Aug 2018

15.2

Jul 2018

-25.1

Oct 2002

31.3

Mar 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Mauritius

7.9

Jun 2018

4.7

May 2018

-14.4

Mar 2006

37.5

Mar 2007

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Mexico

6.8

May 2018

3.3

Apr 2018

-37.4

May 1993

46.6

Apr 1987

%

monthly

Jan 1981 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Moldova

28.2

2016

0.5

2015

-27.6

1997

228.6

2004

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Mongolia

16.1

2017

4.7

2016

-34.3

1996

200.0

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Montenegro

9.1

Aug 2018

7.0

Jul 2018

-29.1

Feb 2012

44.9

Jan 2018

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Morocco

4.2

Jul 2018

26.1

Jun 2018

-39.8

Apr 2013

1,320.9

Jan 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-10-10
Myanmar

18.4

2017

-37.9

2016

-37.9

2016

152.6

1996

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-07
Nepal

8.7

Dec 2017

36.7

Nov 2017

-71.9

May 2015

165.7

May 2016

%

monthly

Jan 1992 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-28
Netherlands

-2.6

Apr 2018

15.5

Mar 2018

-8.8

Apr 2013

32.7

Apr 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2013 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
New Zealand

-8.0

Jun 2018

6.7

May 2018

-20.6

Apr 1991

29.8

May 2004

%

monthly

Apr 1979 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Nigeria

50.5

2016

23.5

2013

-54.0

2011

50.5

2016

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Norway

11.2

2016

10.4

2015

-8.6

2012

20.5

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Oman

20.1

2016

18.5

2015

-29.4

2011

45.2

2001

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Panama

-11.2

Apr 2018

-10.2

Mar 2018

-18.6

Oct 2017

43.6

Dec 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Paraguay

71.1

Dec 2015

20.1

Nov 2015

-57.2

Jul 2002

379.4

Jul 2003

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Dec 2015

Updated on 2018-04-30
Peru

20.8

Apr 2018

36.7

Mar 2018

-11.0

Nov 2008

36.7

Mar 2018

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-17
Philippines

2.0

May 2018

5.9

Apr 2018

-34.2

May 2003

69.7

May 2004

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-24
Poland

4.4

2016

4.5

2015

-13.8

2001

11.2

2012

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-09-25
Portugal

12.7

2016

9.5

2015

-7.5

2009

15.4

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Qatar

-0.1

2016

3.6

2015

-5.1

2003

56.1

2002

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Romania

-8.1

May 2018

-7.9

Apr 2018

-21.2

Feb 2009

61.5

Feb 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-24
Russia

-8.6

2016

-17.2

2015

-17.2

2015

57.5

1996

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Serbia

19.7

May 2018

8.6

Apr 2018

-22.9

Mar 2008

71.7

Jul 2007

%

monthly

Feb 2006 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Singapore

6.6

May 2018

3.9

Apr 2018

0.1

Nov 2016

17.0

Oct 2017

%

monthly

Jul 2015 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Slovakia

24.2

2017

76.4

2016

-50.9

2010

131.1

2011

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-30
Slovenia

37.4

May 2018

8.6

Apr 2018

-17.1

Mar 2009

43.7

Apr 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
South Africa

12.8

2016

-6.8

2015

-26.9

2009

15.2

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-09
Spain

-1.9

Aug 2018

-4.9

Jul 2018

-20.8

Mar 2009

27.6

Apr 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-02
Sri Lanka

2.8

Sep 2018

4.9

Aug 2018

-75.4

Aug 1983

227.7

Aug 1984

%

monthly

Jan 1980 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Sudan

1.6

2017

7.9

2016

-66.7

1991

336.4

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-24
Sweden

4.6

2016

14.5

2015

-12.8

2008

47.5

2000

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Switzerland

6.5

Aug 2018

4.8

Jul 2018

-15.9

Sep 2001

15.8

Mar 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Syria

-40.7

2011

40.3

2010

-40.7

2011

51.5

2000

%

yearly

1996 - 2011

Updated on 2018-04-25
Taiwan

2.6

Jun 2018

2.4

May 2018

-83.5

May 2003

477.0

May 2004

%

monthly

Jan 1984 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Tajikistan

94.4

2015

2.4

2014

-36.3

2009

200.0

1997

%

yearly

1997 - 2015

Updated on 2018-05-24
Thailand

11.6

Jun 2018

6.4

May 2018

-50.5

May 2003

101.9

May 2004

%

monthly

Jan 1982 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Tunisia

20.1

Mar 2018

14.4

Feb 2018

-50.2

Sep 2015

98.3

Feb 1992

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Turkey

15.6

Aug 2018

11.7

Jul 2018

-40.1

Jun 2016

48.6

Aug 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Ukraine

6.7

2017

7.3

2016

-48.5

2014

96.1

1997

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-15
United Kingdom

3.4

2017

4.1

2016

-9.4

2001

13.2

1995

%

yearly

1981 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-04
United States

3.1

Apr 2018

14.3

Mar 2018

-38.8

Oct 2001

44.0

Jan 2005

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Uruguay

19.7

2017

17.0

2016

-38.8

2002

26.3

2004

%

yearly

1989 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-12
Venezuela

-23.8

2016

-7.9

2015

-26.0

2002

66.1

2012

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-30
Vietnam

24.3

Sep 2018

7.7

Aug 2018

-54.0

May 2003

122.4

Jun 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2002 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Yemen

57.7

Dec 2013

55.3

Nov 2013

-58.4

Dec 2011

206.4

Nov 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Dec 2013

Updated on 2018-04-20

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Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Aluminum: Exports

2,276,671.615

2017

1,859,956.647

2016

395,296.704

1996

2,276,671.615

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Bank Lending Rate

3.630

Aug 2018

3.670

Jul 2018

3.230

Aug 2016

17.010

Jan 1998

% pa

monthly

Jan 1996 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Building Permits

21,882.000

Aug 2018

27,703.000

Jul 2018

2,180.000

Jan 1986

27,703.000

Jul 2018

Unit

monthly

Oct 1979 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-10
Business Confidence Growth

0.0

Jul 2018

-5.0

Jun 2018

-46.0

Jan 2009

51.0

Mar 2010

% Point

monthly

Feb 2004 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Business Confidence: Net Balance

-20.0

Jul 2018

-21.0

Jun 2018

-57.0

Jan 2009

5.0

May 2010

% Point

monthly

Feb 2003 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

5.172

Sep 2018

2.978

Aug 2018

-4.502

Feb 1987

15.624

Mar 1988

%

monthly

Jan 1986 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-04
Capital Adequacy Ratio

15.6

Jun 2018

15.4

Mar 2018

10.5

Mar 2001

15.6

Jun 2018

%

quarterly

Jun 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-21
Coal Consumption

86.307

2017

81.872

2016

4.952

1965

86.307

2017

TOE mn

yearly

1965 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
Coal Production

0.713

2017

0.777

2016

0.713

2017

10.692

1988

TOE mn

yearly

1981 - 2017

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

1.4

2017

1.0

2016

-4.5

1972

3.6

2007

%

yearly

1970 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-03
Consumer Confidence Growth

-5.7

Sep 2018

-10.4

Aug 2018

-14.6

Dec 2011

45.3

Dec 2009

% Point

monthly

Jul 2009 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-27
Consumer Confidence: Net Balance

-0.5

Oct 2018

0.2

Sep 2018

-30.6

Dec 2008

20.6

Oct 2009

% Point

monthly

Jul 2008 - Oct 2018

Updated on 2018-10-25
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

1.9

Sep 2018

1.4

Aug 2018

-12.0

Apr 1958

122.1

Oct 1952

%

monthly

Aug 1952 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-04
Container Port Throughput

26,373,000.000

2016

25,477,000.000

2015

15,699,663.275

2009

26,373,000.000

2016

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-25
Core CPI Change

1.249

Sep 2018

0.861

Aug 2018

-0.348

May 1999

30.468

Dec 1980

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-04
Credit to Households

1,537.322

Dec 2017

1,408.077

Sep 2017

0.038

Jun 1964

1,537.322

Dec 2017

USD bn

quarterly

Dec 1962 - Dec 2017

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

3,132.229

Dec 2017

2,894.346

Sep 2017

0.538

Jun 1964

3,132.229

Dec 2017

USD bn

quarterly

Dec 1962 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-06-05
Crude Oil: Imports

3,040.600

2017

2,928.000

2016

1,714.500

1995

3,040.600

2017

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Current Account Balance

8,884.3

Aug 2018

7,926.8

Jul 2018

-4,154.2

Aug 2008

11,452.0

Jan 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1980 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-10
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

3.9

Mar 2018

4.4

Dec 2017

-13.1

Mar 1980

16.0

Mar 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2018

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

12.100

Dec 2017

12.000

Sep 2017

8.500

Dec 1999

12.200

Dec 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

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

19.800

Dec 2017

19.900

Sep 2017

16.700

Mar 2005

25.000

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-06-05
Direct Investment Abroad

5,573.1

Aug 2018

2,668.4

Jul 2018

-59.8

Aug 2001

6,660.2

Oct 2010

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1980 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-10
Domestic Credit

2,585,231.5

Aug 2018

2,589,658.3

Jul 2018

676,007.4

Jan 2002

2,667,346.5

May 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2001 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-17
Domestic Credit Growth

6.0

Aug 2018

6.8

Jul 2018

-0.5

Feb 2010

22.3

Nov 2008

%

monthly

Dec 2002 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-17
Electricity Production

44,242

May 2018

43,106

Apr 2018

94

Aug 1961

53,321

Jan 2018

GWh

monthly

Jul 1961 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Employed Persons

26,798,000.000

Jun 2018

26,751,000.000

May 2018

13,715,000.000

Jan 1984

26,922,000.000

Jan 2018

Person

monthly

Jan 1983 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Equity Market Index

2,342.7

Sep 2018

2,322.9

Aug 2018

93.7

Jan 1976

2,566.5

Jan 2018

04Jan1980=100

monthly

Jan 1976 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Exchange Rate against USD

1,119.820

Sep 2018

1,120.427

Aug 2018

50.000

Jan 1960

1,707.300

Jan 1998

KRW/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Exports: ICT Goods

110,330,659.893

2016

114,409,990.277

2015

44,871,139.725

2001

114,409,990.277

2015

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Exports: Medicament

920,389.849

2017

793,492.787

2016

50,071.584

1995

920,389.849

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

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

2,289,264.034

2017

1,954,069.277

2016

204,683.347

2001

2,289,264.034

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

10,179,216.347

2017

32,172,639.895

2016

4,243,656.704

1995

41,998,174.009

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Exports: Television

1,842,228.952

2017

1,617,232.039

2016

1,133,002.112

1998

3,451,954.030

2004

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
External Debt

433,886.7

Mar 2018

418,823.5

Dec 2017

80,766.4

Dec 1994

452,718.0

Jun 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1994 - Mar 2018

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

27.3

2017

27.1

2016

17.8

1994

40.6

1998

%

yearly

1994 - 2017

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

120,484.8

Mar 2018

115,922.5

Dec 2017

35,310.6

Dec 2001

190,069.6

Sep 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1994 - Mar 2018

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

7.6

2017

7.4

2016

6.6

2001

16.5

2009

%

yearly

1994 - 2017

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

2.000

2023

2.000

2022

0.706

2015

28.697

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

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

119.722

2023

116.632

2022

-23.831

1996

119.722

2023

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Employment

27.136

2019

26.917

2018

13.520

1980

27.136

2019

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2019

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

3.321

2023

3.449

2022

-3.864

1989

23.700

1987

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

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

51,078.388

2023

49,122.830

2022

2,183.962

1980

51,078.388

2023

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Expenditure

488,826.278

2023

468,200.385

2022

61,095.000

1995

488,826.278

2023

KRW bn

yearly

1995 - 2023

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

855,604.086

2023

823,950.630

2022

26,432.992

1990

855,604.086

2023

KRW bn

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Revenue

532,322.030

2023

509,107.284

2022

70,862.000

1995

532,322.030

2023

KRW bn

yearly

1995 - 2023

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

40,867.460

2023

39,142.758

2022

1,704.467

1980

40,867.460

2023

USD

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Population

52.723

2023

52.509

2022

38.124

1980

52.723

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

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

2.619

2023

2.685

2022

-5.471

1998

13.242

1983

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

3.100

2023

3.100

2022

2.058

1996

6.950

1998

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Foreign Direct Investment

1,196.7

Aug 2018

410.0

Jul 2018

-1,909.2

Sep 2006

3,425.6

Mar 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1980 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-10
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

0.9

Mar 2018

1.5

Dec 2017

-0.4

Sep 1980

2.9

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Foreign Exchange Reserves

392,778.8

Sep 2018

390,894.3

Aug 2018

97.2

Dec 1956

392,778.8

Sep 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1956 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-03
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

24.595

Mar 2018

24.748

Dec 2017

3.522

Dec 1997

29.106

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1971 - Mar 2018

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

9.6

Sep 2018

8.8

Aug 2018

1.3

Jan 1988

12.2

Feb 2016

NA

monthly

Jan 1971 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-14
Foreign Portfolio Investment

7,857.900

Jun 2018

10,069.100

Mar 2018

-15,206.400

Sep 2008

22,876.000

Sep 2009

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-21
GDP Deflator Growth

0.7

Mar 2018

1.7

Dec 2017

-4.5

Mar 1999

38.8

Jun 1964

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
GDP per Capita

29,743.500

2017

27,606.700

2016

64.000

1955

29,743.500

2017

USD

yearly

1953 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Gold Production

300.000

2015

267.000

2014

10.000

2000

25,730.000

1999

kg

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2017-09-20
Gold Reserves

4,794.754

Sep 2018

4,794.754

Aug 2018

1.300

Feb 1957

4,794.754

Sep 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1956 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-03
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

128,476.482

Mar 2018

122,416.861

Dec 2017

66.000

Sep 1961

128,476.482

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Gross National Product

393,043.653

Mar 2018

405,702.436

Dec 2017

552.077

Sep 1961

405,702.436

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Gross Savings Rate

32.7

Mar 2018

36.5

Dec 2017

-1.3

Mar 1972

43.0

Sep 1988

%

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
House Prices Growth

2.7

Sep 2018

1.8

Aug 2018

-13.1

Nov 1998

21.9

Aug 1988

%

monthly

Jan 1987 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Household Debt

1,595,957.5

Mar 2018

1,527,654.5

Dec 2017

437,910.9

Dec 2002

1,595,957.5

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Mar 2018

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

97.5

2017

95.4

2016

66.6

2004

97.5

2017

%

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Household Expenditure per Capita

11,116.281

2016

11,294.881

2015

6,271.386

2003

11,902.320

2014

USD

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-30
Household Income per Capita

15,335.390

2017

14,553.425

2016

7,685.194

2003

15,335.390

2017

USD

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Imports: ICT Goods

63,753,061.299

2016

64,011,391.110

2015

26,877,790.740

2001

64,011,391.110

2015

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Imports: Medicament

3,623,536.560

2017

3,558,516.655

2016

219,246.672

1995

3,623,536.560

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

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

2,466,804.103

2017

2,460,382.262

2016

317,022.240

1998

2,466,804.103

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

8,453,809.516

2017

14,779,658.522

2016

1,788,612.992

1998

14,779,658.522

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Imports: Television

1,611,074.674

2017

846,891.493

2016

40,413.760

1998

1,611,074.674

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Industrial Production Index Growth

2.8

Aug 2018

1.1

Jul 2018

-20.8

Dec 2008

39.9

Apr 1968

%

monthly

Jan 1958 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Investment: % of GDP

30.5

Mar 2018

32.2

Dec 2017

-19.0

Mar 1964

43.9

Jun 1979

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Labour Force Participation Rate

63.5

Sep 2018

63.4

Aug 2018

59.2

Jan 2011

63.9

May 2018

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-11
Labour Productivity Growth

2.53

Jun 2018

2.07

Mar 2018

-2.00

Dec 2008

16.36

Mar 1984

%

quarterly

Sep 1983 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

109.940

2017

112.550

2016

68.680

2004

113.200

2015

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017-09-29
Liquid Assets Ratio

12.9

Mar 2018

13.9

Dec 2017

12.9

Mar 2018

19.1

Dec 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Long Term Interest Rate

2.36

Sep 2018

2.31

Aug 2018

1.39

Jul 2016

7.25

Mar 2002

% pa

monthly

Jul 2001 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
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

6,241,313.000

2016

6,110,153.000

2015

4,453,341.000

2011

7,501,517.000

2012

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Money Supply M1

785,143.678

May 2018

794,457.201

Apr 2018

854.191

Jan 1970

794,457.201

Apr 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1970 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-11
Money Supply M2

2,430,656.768

May 2018

2,440,079.596

Apr 2018

1,937.346

Jan 1970

2,440,079.596

Apr 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1970 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-11
Monthly Earnings

3,238

Apr 2018

3,344

Mar 2018

1,673

Nov 2008

3,853

Feb 2018

USD

monthly

Jan 2008 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Motor Vehicle Production

4,114,913.000

Dec 2017

4,228,509.000

Dec 2016

2,195,843.000

Jun 2016

4,657,094.000

Dec 2011

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicle Registered

20,989.885

2015

20,117.955

2014

15,397.000

2005

20,989.885

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

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

303,328.000

Dec 2017

289,228.000

Dec 2016

146,714.000

Jun 2012

303,328.000

Dec 2017

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

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

1,495,467.675

Dec 2017

1,533,813.000

Dec 2016

638,244.000

Jun 2013

1,533,813.000

Dec 2016

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicles Sales

127,753

Sep 2018

146,086

Aug 2018

45,224

Jan 1998

200,457

Dec 2015

Unit

monthly

Jan 1994 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-10
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-17.3

Sep 2018

5.0

Aug 2018

-69.4

Aug 1998

131.0

Aug 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-09
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

4.777

2017

4.597

2016

0.007

1986

5.319

2013

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1986 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
Natural Gas: Imports

48,651.000

2017

44,171.000

2016

9,530.000

1995

53,157.000

2013

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Nominal GDP

410,578.3

Mar 2018

393,754.4

Dec 2017

576.1

Jun 1961

410,578.3

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Nominal GDP Growth

3.525

Mar 2018

4.589

Dec 2017

-5.468

Dec 1998

49.318

Sep 1963

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Mar 2018

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

118.940

Mar 2018

118.320

Dec 2017

41.090

Mar 1987

118.940

Mar 2018

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Mar 2018

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

1.620

Mar 2018

1.260

Dec 2017

-12.800

Dec 1998

20.810

Dec 1990

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-30
Non Performing Loans Ratio

1.0

Mar 2018

0.9

Dec 2017

0.6

Jun 2008

3.5

Jun 2001

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-03
Non-Performing Loans

16,182.442

Mar 2018

15,126.116

Dec 2017

6,876.796

Jun 2008

20,347.684

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2018

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

28,035,600.000

2016

28,882,783.000

2015

220,635.000

1965

30,333,077.000

2013

Unit

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Number of Subscriber Mobile

61,295,538.000

2016

58,935,081.000

2015

0.000

1983

61,295,538.000

2016

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Oil Consumption

2,796.191

2017

2,770.873

2016

24.946

1965

2,796.191

2017

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
P/E ratio

9.900

25 Oct 2018

10.060

24 Oct 2018

0.000

17 Apr 2001

51.690

30 Mar 2001

NA

daily

03 Apr 2000 - 25 Oct 2018

Updated on 2018-10-26
Policy Rate

1.50

Jun 2018

1.50

May 2018

1.25

Oct 2017

5.25

Sep 2008

% pa

monthly

May 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Population

51.4

2017

51.2

2016

20.7

1956

51.4

2017

Person mn

yearly

1956 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Private Consumption Expenditure

199,051.293

Mar 2018

191,591.192

Dec 2017

453.154

Jun 1961

199,051.293

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2018

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

51.1

Mar 2018

48.0

Dec 2017

46.9

Dec 1988

116.2

Mar 1964

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Public Consumption Expenditure

65,081.007

Mar 2018

61,095.577

Dec 2017

59.546

Sep 1964

65,081.007

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2018

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

15.5

Mar 2018

15.2

Dec 2017

7.2

Dec 1964

19.2

Mar 1960

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Real Effective Exchange Rate

93.4

Jun 2018

94.2

May 2018

59.2

Jan 1998

107.8

Apr 2006

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Real GDP Growth

2.9

Jun 2018

2.8

Mar 2018

-7.4

Jun 1998

19.6

Dec 1969

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Jun 2018

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

104.180

Mar 2018

104.540

Dec 2017

79.620

Mar 2001

151.280

Jun 1991

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Mar 2018

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

0.350

Mar 2018

-0.230

Dec 2017

-17.720

Dec 1998

14.370

Jun 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-30
Reserve Requirement Ratio

7.0

Sep 2018

7.0

Aug 2018

3.5

Apr 1982

27.0

Dec 1979

%

monthly

Nov 1979 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-09
Retail Sales Growth

6.5

Aug 2018

5.7

Jul 2018

-17.5

Jul 1998

18.2

May 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Short Term Interest Rate

1.71

Sep 2018

1.66

Aug 2018

1.27

Jul 2016

5.87

Oct 2008

% pa

monthly

Jul 2004 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Tax Revenue

235,013.264

2017

209,118.693

2016

37,877.205

1990

235,013.264

2017

USD mn

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-03
Teledensity: Fixed Line

55.197

2016

57.088

2015

0.763

1965

60.462

2013

Number

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Teledensity: Mobile

120.680

2016

116.487

2015

0.000

1983

120.680

2016

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Total Deposits

1,591,355.206

May 2018

1,593,883.573

Apr 2018

140,151.562

Sep 1992

1,597,129.676

Mar 2018

USD mn

monthly

Sep 1992 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-11
Total Exports

50,588.9

Sep 2018

51,184.5

Aug 2018

14.8

Jan 1966

55,115.2

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1966 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-14
Total Exports Growth

-8.2

Sep 2018

8.7

Aug 2018

-34.5

Jan 2009

149.4

Oct 1973

%

monthly

Jan 1967 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-14
Total Imports

41,023.5

Sep 2018

44,344.0

Aug 2018

38.6

Jan 1966

45,873.3

Apr 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1966 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-14
Total Imports Growth

-1.6

Sep 2018

9.4

Aug 2018

-43.9

Jul 1998

115.6

Feb 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1967 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-14
Tourism Revenue

1,381

Aug 2018

1,239

Jul 2018

10

Jan 1975

1,773

Oct 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1975 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-11
Tourism Revenue Growth

39.3

May 2018

43.6

Apr 2018

-48.6

Jul 2015

173.5

Dec 1980

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
Trade Balance

9,565.4

Sep 2018

6,840.6

Aug 2018

-4,043.5

Jan 2008

13,419.4

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-14
Unemployment Rate

4.00

Sep 2018

4.20

Aug 2018

3.00

Nov 2013

7.10

Jun 1999

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-11
Visitor Arrivals

1,260,730

Jun 2018

1,214,769

May 2018

29,798

Jan 1975

1,681,516

Jul 2016

Person

monthly

Jan 1975 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
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