Markets Last Reference
Currency 1202 Jun/20
Stock Market (points) 2182 Jun/20
Government Bond 10Y (%) 1.45 Jun/20

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate (%) -1.3 Mar/20
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 1.4 Mar/20
Unemployment Rate (%) 3.8 Apr/20
Inflation Rate (%) -0.3 May/20
Inflation Rate Mom (%) -0.2 May/20
Interest Rate (%) 0.5 May/20
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 436 May/20
Current Account (USD Million) -3124 Apr/20
Current Account to GDP (%) 3.7 Dec/19
Government Debt to GDP (%) 36.6 Dec/18
Government Budget (% of GDP) -1.6 Dec/18
Business Confidence (points) 49 May/20
Manufacturing PMI (points) 41.3 May/20
Consumer Confidence (points) 77.6 May/20
Retail Sales MoM (%) 5.3 Apr/20
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 25 Dec/20
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 42 Dec/19
Coronavirus Cases (Persons) 11668 Jun/20
Coronavirus Deaths (Persons) 273 Jun/20
Coronavirus Recovered (Persons) 10506 Jun/20

GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate (%) -1.3 Mar/20
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 1.4 Mar/20
GDP (USD Billion) 1690 Dec/19
GDP Constant Prices (KRW Billion) 462806 Mar/20
Gross National Product (KRW Billion) 477884 Dec/19
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (KRW Billion) 136891 Mar/20
GDP per capita (USD) 26762 Dec/18
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 36776 Dec/18
GDP From Agriculture (KRW Billion) 8423 Mar/20
GDP From Construction (KRW Billion) 22365 Mar/20
GDP From Manufacturing (KRW Billion) 123745 Mar/20
GDP From Mining (KRW Billion) 559 Mar/20
GDP From Public Administration (KRW Billion) 27296 Dec/19
GDP From Services (KRW Billion) 255205 Mar/20
GDP From Transport (KRW Billion) 13684 Mar/20
GDP From Utilities (KRW Billion) 12228 Mar/20

Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate (%) 3.8 Apr/20
Employed Persons (Thousand ) 26504 Apr/20
Unemployed Persons (Thousand ) 1051 Apr/20
Labor Force Participation Rate (%) 62 Apr/20
Labour Costs (points) 102 Dec/19
Productivity (points) 116 Dec/19
Wages (KRW/Month) 3806684 Dec/19
Minimum Wages (KRW/Hour) 8590 Dec/20
Wages in Manufacturing (KRW/Month) 4149388 Dec/19
Population (Million) 51.71 Dec/19
Retirement Age Women 60 Dec/19
Retirement Age Men 60 Dec/19
Employment Rate (%) 59.4 Apr/20
Youth Unemployment Rate (%) 9.1 Apr/20

Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate (%) -0.3 May/20
Inflation Rate Mom (%) -0.2 May/20
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 105 Apr/20
Core Consumer Prices (points) 106 Apr/20
Core Inflation Rate (%) 0.3 Apr/20
GDP Deflator (points) 102 Dec/19
Producer Prices (points) 102 Apr/20
Producer Prices Change (%) -1.5 Apr/20
Export Prices (points) 94.54 Apr/20
Import Prices (points) 95.52 Apr/20
Food Inflation (%) 1.7 Apr/20
Cpi Housing Utilities (points) 104 Apr/20
CPI Transportation (points) 98.47 Apr/20
Inflation Expectations (%) 1.6 May/20

Money Last Reference
Interest Rate (%) 0.5 May/20
Interbank Rate (%) 0.67 Jun/20
Money Supply M0 (KRW Million) 119126500 Mar/20
Money Supply M1 (KRW Billion) 1002514 Mar/20
Money Supply M2 (KRW Billion) 2988197 Mar/20
Money Supply M3 (KRW Billion) 4235743 Mar/20
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD Million) 403982 Apr/20
Loans to Private Sector (KRW Hundred Million) 9291685 Apr/20
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 1.51 Feb/20
Central Bank Balance Sheet (KRW Billion) 509260 Mar/20
Foreign Stock Investment (USD Hundreds of Millions) 620784 Mar/20
Lending Rate (%) 1.5 May/20
Private Debt To GDP (%) 261 Dec/18

Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 436 May/20
Current Account (USD Million) -3124 Apr/20
Current Account to GDP (%) 3.7 Dec/19
Exports (USD Million) 34856 May/20
Imports (USD Million) 34420 May/20
External Debt (USD Million) 485815 Mar/20
Terms of Trade (points) 95.9 Mar/20
Capital Flows (USD Million) -6323 Apr/20
Foreign Direct Investment (USD Thousand ) 3275220 Mar/20
Tourism Revenues (USD Million) 729800 Mar/20
Tourist Arrivals 83497 Mar/20
Gold Reserves (Tonnes) 104 Mar/20
Terrorism Index 0.3 Dec/18
Weapons Sales (USD Million) 1083 Dec/18

Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP (%) 36.6 Dec/18
Government Budget (% of GDP) -1.6 Dec/18
Government Budget Value (KRW Billion) -45292 Mar/20
Government Spending (KRW Billion) 79429 Mar/20
Government Revenues (KRW Billion) 111402 Mar/20
Fiscal Expenditure (KRW Billion) 156693 Mar/20
Asylum Applications (Persons) 839 Sep/18
Credit Rating 86 Jun/20
Government Spending To GDP (%) 30.27 Dec/17
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 41157 Dec/18

Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 25 Dec/20
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 42 Dec/19
Sales Tax Rate (%) 10 Dec/20
Social Security Rate (%) 18.94 Dec/20
Social Security Rate For Companies (%) 9.96 Dec/20
Social Security Rate For Employees (%) 8.98 Dec/20

Business Last Reference
Business Confidence (points) 49 May/20
Manufacturing PMI (points) 41.3 May/20
Industrial Production (%) -4.5 Apr/20
Industrial Production Mom (%) -6 Apr/20
Manufacturing Production (%) -4.7 Apr/20
Capacity Utilization (points) 104 Apr/20
New Orders (KRW Million) 5649390 Apr/20
Changes in Inventories (KRW Billion) 5558 Mar/20
Bankruptcies (Companies) 24 Apr/20
Car Registrations 140059 Apr/20
Leading Economic Index (points) 118 Apr/20
Internet Speed (KBps) 28554 Mar/17
IP Addresses (IP) 25814048 Mar/17
Car Production 3950617 Dec/19
Coincident Index (points) 111 Apr/20
Competitiveness Index (Points) 79.62 Dec/19
Competitiveness Rank 13 Dec/19
Corruption Index (Points) 59 Dec/19
Corruption Rank 39 Dec/19
Ease of Doing Business 5 Dec/19
Electricity Production (Gigawatt-hour) 23130 Mar/20
Mining Production (%) 1.5 Mar/20
Steel Production (Thousand Tonnes) 5500 Apr/20

Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Confidence (points) 77.6 May/20
Retail Sales MoM (%) 5.3 Apr/20
Retail Sales YoY (%) -2.2 Apr/20
Consumer Spending (KRW Billion) 210041 Mar/20
Disposable Personal Income (KRW Billion) 1925873 Dec/19
Personal Savings (%) 35 Sep/19
Consumer Credit (KRW Billion) 1611271 Mar/20
Bank Lending Rate (%) 2.8 Apr/20
Economic Optimism Index (Net Balance) 58 May/20
Gasoline Prices (USD/Liter) 1.02 May/20
Households Debt To GDP (% of GDP) 95.5 Dec/19

Housing Last Reference
Housing Index (points) 102 May/20
Construction Orders (KRW Million) 4745281 Apr/20
Construction Output (%) -2.7 Apr/20
Home Ownership Rate (%) 57.7 Dec/18

Health Last Reference
Coronavirus Cases (Persons) 11668 Jun/20
Coronavirus Deaths (Persons) 273 Jun/20
Coronavirus Recovered (Persons) 10506 Jun/20


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