Consumer Confidence in South Korea increased to 99.80 Index Points in March from 99.50 Index Points in February of 2019. Consumer Confidence in South Korea averaged 100.72 Index Points from 1998 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 120.80 Index Points in October of 2009 and a record low of 68.50 Index Points in December of 2008.

Consumer Confidence in South Korea is expected to be 100.80 Index Points by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Consumer Confidence in South Korea to stand at 102.10 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the South Korea Consumer Confidence is projected to trend around 102.90 Index Points in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-12-26 09:00 PM Consumer Confidence 97 96 94
2019-01-24 09:00 PM Consumer Confidence 98 97 95
2019-02-25 09:00 PM Consumer Confidence 100 98 96
2019-03-26 09:00 PM Consumer Confidence 100 100 99.0 100.7
2019-04-25 09:00 PM Consumer Confidence 100 99.0 100.5
2019-05-27 09:00 PM Consumer Confidence
2019-06-24 09:00 PM Consumer Confidence 101


South Korea Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence 99.80 99.50 120.80 68.50 Index Points [+]
Retail Sales MoM -0.50 0.20 5.50 -12.40 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY -2.00 4.00 20.20 -21.50 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 193328.70 191478.00 193328.70 6809.67 KRW Billion [+]
Disposable Personal Income 1770713.90 1722492.80 1770713.90 2866.70 KRW Billion [+]
Personal Savings 8.80 8.80 25.80 1.10 percent [+]
Consumer Credit 1534631.00 1514376.90 1534631.00 142746.90 KRW Billion [+]
Bank Lending Rate 3.70 3.73 17.01 3.23 percent [+]
Households Debt To GDP 96.90 96.00 96.90 1.40 percent of GDP [+]
Gasoline Prices 1.22 1.20 1.84 0.54 USD/Liter [+]
Consumer Confidence Current Conditions 96.00 93.00 117.00 25.00 [+]
Consumer Confidence Economic Expectations 109.00 112.00 122.00 49.00 [+]
Consumer Confidence Financial Expectations 103.00 103.00 107.00 82.00 [+]
Consumer Confidence Major Purchases Expectations 97.00 96.00 97.00 73.00 [+]
Consumer Confidence Price Trends 139.00 139.00 163.00 129.00 [+]
Consumer Confidence Savings Expectations 97.00 97.00 102.00 82.00 [+]
Consumer Confidence Unemployment Expectations 110.00 121.00 121.00 41.00 [+]


South Korea Consumer Confidence

In South Korea, the Composite Consumer Sentiment Index (CCSI) measures the level of optimism that consumers have about the performance of the economy. The index is based on a survey of around 2200 households. The CCSI is computed as a sum of six variables, including current living standards, prospective household income and prospective spending. A CCSI above 100 indicates an improving outlook and below 100 a deteriorating outlook. This page provides the latest reported value for - South Korea Consumer Confidence - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. South Korea Consumer Confidence - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on April of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
99.80 99.50 120.80 68.50 1998 - 2019 Index Points Monthly
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Country Last Previous
Argentina 34.80 Mar/19
Australia 100.70 Apr/19
Brazil 114.30 Dec/18
Canada 50.76 Apr/19
China 126.00 Feb/19
Euro Area -7.20 Mar/19
France 96.00 Mar/19
Germany 10.40 Apr/19
India 104.60 Mar/19
Indonesia 124.50 Mar/19
Italy 110.50 Apr/19
Japan 40.50 Mar/19
Mexico 116.30 Mar/19
Netherlands -4.00 Mar/19
Russia -16.00 Mar/19
Saudi Arabia 109.00 Dec/18
South Africa 7.00 Dec/18
South Korea 99.80 Mar/19
Spain 93.90 Mar/19
Switzerland -4.00 Mar/19
Turkey 59.40 Mar/19
United Kingdom -13.00 Mar/19
United States 96.90 Apr/19


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