Markets Last Reference
Currency 1138 Aug/21
Stock Market (points) 3282 Jul/21
Government Bond 10Y (%) 1.87 Aug/21

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate (%) 0.7 Jun/21
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 5.9 Jun/21
Unemployment Rate (%) 3.7 Jun/21
Coronavirus Vaccination Rate (doses per 100 people) 51.36 Aug/21
Inflation Rate (%) 2.6 Jul/21
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.2 Jul/21
Coronavirus Vaccination Total (doses) 26329485 Aug/21
Interest Rate (%) 0.5 Jul/21
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 1760 Jul/21
Current Account (USD Million) 10761 May/21
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) 3.5 Dec/20
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 42.6 Dec/20
Government Budget (% of GDP) -6.1 Dec/20
Business Confidence (points) 97 Jul/21
Manufacturing PMI (points) 53 Jul/21
Consumer Confidence (points) 103 Jul/21
Retail Sales MoM (%) 1.4 Jun/21
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 25 Dec/21
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 45 Dec/21
Coronavirus Cases (Persons) 202203 Aug/21
Coronavirus Deaths (Persons) 2104 Aug/21
Coronavirus Recovered (Persons) 147693 Aug/21

GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate (%) 0.7 Jun/21
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 5.9 Jun/21
GDP (USD Billion) 1631 Dec/20
GDP Constant Prices (KRW Billion) 475762 Jun/21
Gross National Product (KRW Billion) 454947 Mar/21
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (KRW Billion) 142271 Jun/21
GDP per capita (USD) 28361 Dec/20
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 42252 Dec/20
GDP From Agriculture (KRW Billion) 7503 Jun/21
GDP From Construction (KRW Billion) 21561 Jun/21
GDP From Manufacturing (KRW Billion) 128572 Jun/21
GDP From Mining (KRW Billion) 507 Jun/21
GDP From Public Administration (KRW Billion) 28739 Mar/21
GDP From Services (KRW Billion) 267150 Jun/21
GDP From Transport (KRW Billion) 14562 Jun/21
GDP From Utilities (KRW Billion) 12099 Jun/21

Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate (%) 3.7 Jun/21
Employed Persons (Thousand ) 27331 Jun/21
Unemployed Persons (Thousand ) 1049 Jun/21
Labor Force Participation Rate (%) 63 Jun/21
Labour Costs (points) 119 Mar/21
Productivity (points) 119 Mar/21
Wages (KRW/Month) 4187464 Mar/21
Minimum Wages (KRW/Hour) 8720 Dec/21
Wages in Manufacturing (KRW/Month) 4710398 Mar/21
Population (Million) 51.78 Dec/20
Retirement Age Women 62 Dec/20
Retirement Age Men 62 Dec/20
Employment Rate (%) 61.3 Jun/21
Youth Unemployment Rate (%) 8.8 Jun/21

Health Last Reference
Coronavirus Vaccination Rate (doses per 100 people) 51.36 Aug/21
Coronavirus Vaccination Total (doses) 26329485 Aug/21
Coronavirus Cases (Persons) 202203 Aug/21
Coronavirus Deaths (Persons) 2104 Aug/21
Coronavirus Recovered (Persons) 147693 Aug/21

Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate (%) 2.6 Jul/21
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.2 Jul/21
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 107 Jun/21
Core Consumer Prices (points) 108 Jun/21
Core Inflation Rate (%) 1.5 Jun/21
GDP Deflator (points) 106 Mar/21
Producer Prices (points) 109 Jun/21
Producer Prices Change (%) 6.4 Jun/21
Export Prices (points) 107 Jun/21
Import Prices (points) 115 Jun/21
Food Inflation (%) 6.4 Jul/21
Cpi Housing Utilities (points) 105 Jun/21
CPI Transportation (points) 106 Jun/21
Inflation Expectations (%) 2.3 Jul/21

Money Last Reference
Interest Rate (%) 0.5 Jul/21
Interbank Rate (%) 0.76 Aug/21
Money Supply M0 (KRW Million) 143837400 May/21
Money Supply M1 (KRW Billion) 1269341 May/21
Money Supply M2 (KRW Billion) 3388329 May/21
Money Supply M3 (KRW Billion) 4667130 May/21
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD Million) 458680 Jul/21
Loans to Private Sector (KRW Hundred Million) 10221468 Jun/21
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 0.93 Apr/21
Central Bank Balance Sheet (KRW Billion) 553240 May/21
Foreign Stock Investment (USD Million) 999689 Mar/21
Lending Rate (%) 1.5 Jul/21
Private Debt To GDP (%) 273 Dec/20

Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 1760 Jul/21
Current Account (USD Million) 10761 May/21
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) 3.5 Dec/20
Exports (USD Million) 55400 Jul/21
Imports (USD Million) 53600 Jul/21
External Debt (USD Million) 565897 Mar/21
Terms of Trade (points) 95.3 Apr/21
Capital Flows (USD Million) 8368 May/21
Foreign Direct Investment (USD Thousand ) 8270824 Jun/21
Tourism Revenues (USD Million) 845400 May/21
Tourist Arrivals 74463 May/21
Gold Reserves (Tonnes) 104 Mar/21
Terrorism Index 0.66 Dec/19
Weapons Sales (SIPRI TIV Million) 827 Dec/20

Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 42.6 Dec/20
Government Budget (% of GDP) -6.1 Dec/20
Government Budget Value (KRW Billion) -20477 May/21
Government Spending (KRW Billion) 84267 Jun/21
Government Revenues (KRW Billion) 247759 May/21
Fiscal Expenditure (KRW Billion) 268236 May/21
Asylum Applications (Persons) 6684 Dec/20
Credit Rating 86 Aug/21
Government Spending To GDP (% of GDP) 31.15 Dec/18
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 46056 Dec/20

Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 25 Dec/21
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 45 Dec/21
Sales Tax Rate (%) 10 Dec/21
Social Security Rate (%) 19.24 Dec/21
Social Security Rate For Companies (%) 10.11 Dec/21
Social Security Rate For Employees (%) 9.13 Dec/21

Business Last Reference
Business Confidence (points) 97 Jul/21
Manufacturing PMI (points) 53 Jul/21
Industrial Production (%) 11.9 Jun/21
Industrial Production Mom (%) 2.2 Jun/21
Manufacturing Production (%) 12.1 Jun/21
Capacity Utilization (points) 105 Jun/21
New Orders (KRW Million) 11778524 Jun/21
Changes in Inventories (KRW Billion) 2627 Jun/21
Bankruptcies (Companies) 23 Jun/21
Car Registrations 141626 Jun/21
Leading Economic Index (points) 128 Jun/21
Internet Speed (KBps) 28554 Mar/17
IP Addresses (IP) 25814048 Mar/17
Car Production 3506774 Dec/20
Coincident Index (points) 117 Jun/21
Competitiveness Index (Points) 79.62 Dec/19
Competitiveness Rank 13 Dec/19
Corruption Index (Points) 61 Dec/20
Corruption Rank 33 Dec/20
Ease of Doing Business 5 Dec/19
Mining Production (%) 7.5 Apr/21
Steel Production (Thousand Tonnes) 6000 Jun/21

Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Confidence (points) 103 Jul/21
Retail Sales MoM (%) 1.4 Jun/21
Retail Sales YoY (%) 1.6 Jun/21
Consumer Spending (KRW Billion) 221056 Jun/21
Disposable Personal Income (KRW Billion) 1938679 Dec/20
Personal Savings (%) 37.4 Mar/21
Consumer Credit (KRW Billion) 1764998 Mar/21
Bank Lending Rate (%) 2.77 Jun/21
Economic Optimism Index (Net Balance) 104 Jul/21
Gasoline Prices (USD/Liter) 1.42 Jul/21
Households Debt To GDP (% of GDP) 104 Dec/20

Housing Last Reference
Housing Index (points) 118 Jul/21
Construction Orders (KRW Million) 8174610 Jun/21
Construction Output (%) -3.1 Jun/21
Home Ownership Rate (%) 58 Dec/19


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