Markets Last Reference
Currency 1122 Feb/21
Stock Market (points) 3006 Feb/21
Government Bond 10Y (%) 1.96 Feb/21

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate (%) 1.1 Dec/20
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -1.4 Dec/20
Unemployment Rate (%) 5.4 Jan/21
Inflation Rate (%) 0.6 Jan/21
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.8 Jan/21
Interest Rate (%) 0.5 Feb/21
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 3960 Jan/21
Current Account (USD Million) 11510 Dec/20
Current Account to GDP (%) 3.5 Dec/20
Government Debt to GDP (%) 37.7 Dec/19
Government Budget (% of GDP) -2.6 Dec/19
Business Confidence (points) 82 Feb/21
Manufacturing PMI (points) 53.2 Jan/21
Consumer Confidence (points) 97.4 Feb/21
Retail Sales MoM (%) 0.2 Dec/20
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 25 Dec/21
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 42 Dec/19
Coronavirus Cases (Persons) 88922 Feb/21
Coronavirus Deaths (Persons) 1585 Feb/21
Coronavirus Recovered (Persons) 79880 Feb/21

GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate (%) 1.1 Dec/20
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -1.4 Dec/20
GDP (USD Billion) 1647 Dec/19
GDP Constant Prices (KRW Billion) 462766 Dec/20
Gross National Product (KRW Billion) 456036 Sep/20
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (KRW Billion) 139111 Dec/20
GDP per capita (USD) 28606 Dec/19
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 42661 Dec/19
GDP From Agriculture (KRW Billion) 8048 Dec/20
GDP From Construction (KRW Billion) 22091 Dec/20
GDP From Manufacturing (KRW Billion) 125601 Dec/20
GDP From Mining (KRW Billion) 511 Dec/20
GDP From Public Administration (KRW Billion) 27856 Mar/20
GDP From Services (KRW Billion) 258125 Dec/20
GDP From Transport (KRW Billion) 12924 Dec/20
GDP From Utilities (KRW Billion) 12052 Dec/20

Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate (%) 5.4 Jan/21
Employed Persons (Thousand ) 26485 Jan/21
Unemployed Persons (Thousand ) 1519 Jan/21
Labor Force Participation Rate (%) 60.9 Jan/21
Labour Costs (points) 109 Sep/20
Productivity (points) 114 Sep/20
Wages (KRW/Month) 3895894 Sep/20
Minimum Wages (KRW/Hour) 8720 Dec/21
Wages in Manufacturing (KRW/Month) 4232213 Sep/20
Population (Million) 51.71 Dec/19
Retirement Age Women 60 Dec/19
Retirement Age Men 60 Dec/19
Employment Rate (%) 60.4 Aug/20
Youth Unemployment Rate (%) 9.3 Jan/21

Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate (%) 0.6 Jan/21
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.8 Jan/21
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 106 Jan/21
Core Consumer Prices (points) 107 Jan/21
Core Inflation Rate (%) 0.9 Dec/20
GDP Deflator (points) 107 Sep/20
Producer Prices (points) 105 Jan/21
Producer Prices Change (%) 0.8 Jan/21
Export Prices (points) 94.55 Jan/21
Import Prices (points) 101 Jan/21
Food Inflation (%) 6.2 Dec/20
Cpi Housing Utilities (points) 104 Jan/21
CPI Transportation (points) 102 Jan/21
Inflation Expectations (%) 1.8 Jan/21

Money Last Reference
Interest Rate (%) 0.5 Feb/21
Interbank Rate (%) 0.73 Feb/21
Money Supply M0 (KRW Million) 136152600 Dec/20
Money Supply M1 (KRW Billion) 1178749 Dec/20
Money Supply M2 (KRW Billion) 3195887 Dec/20
Money Supply M3 (KRW Billion) 4459390 Dec/20
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD Million) 442730 Jan/21
Loans to Private Sector (KRW Hundred Million) 9863416 Jan/21
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 1 Oct/20
Central Bank Balance Sheet (KRW Billion) 538730 Dec/20
Foreign Stock Investment (USD Million) 976287 Dec/20
Lending Rate (%) 1.5 Feb/21
Private Debt To GDP (%) 261 Dec/18

Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 3960 Jan/21
Current Account (USD Million) 11510 Dec/20
Current Account to GDP (%) 3.5 Dec/20
Exports (USD Million) 48000 Jan/21
Imports (USD Million) 44052 Jan/21
External Debt (USD Million) 542448 Dec/20
Terms of Trade (points) 94.4 Dec/20
Capital Flows (USD Million) 8464 Dec/20
Foreign Direct Investment (USD Thousand ) 7791129 Dec/20
Tourism Revenues (USD Million) 786700 Dec/20
Tourist Arrivals 62344 Dec/20
Gold Reserves (Tonnes) 104 Dec/20
Terrorism Index 0.66 Dec/19
Weapons Sales (USD Million) 688 Dec/19

Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP (%) 37.7 Dec/19
Government Budget (% of GDP) -2.6 Dec/19
Government Budget Value (KRW Billion) -63264 Nov/20
Government Spending (KRW Billion) 79988 Dec/20
Government Revenues (KRW Billion) 408760 Nov/20
Fiscal Expenditure (KRW Billion) 472025 Nov/20
Asylum Applications (Persons) 839 Sep/18
Credit Rating 86 Feb/21
Government Spending To GDP (%) 31.15 Dec/18
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 41157 Dec/18

Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 25 Dec/21
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 42 Dec/19
Sales Tax Rate (%) 10 Dec/21
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) 82 Feb/21
Manufacturing PMI (points) 53.2 Jan/21
Industrial Production (%) 3.4 Dec/20
Industrial Production Mom (%) 3.7 Dec/20
Manufacturing Production (%) 3.4 Dec/20
Capacity Utilization (points) 106 Dec/20
New Orders (KRW Million) 11710034 Dec/20
Changes in Inventories (KRW Billion) 153 Dec/20
Bankruptcies (Companies) 27 Dec/20
Car Registrations 131803 Jan/21
Leading Economic Index (points) 125 Dec/20
Internet Speed (KBps) 28554 Mar/17
IP Addresses (IP) 25814048 Mar/17
Car Production 3950617 Dec/19
Coincident Index (points) 114 Dec/20
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
Electricity Production (Gigawatt-hour) 23710 Dec/20
Mining Production (%) -3 Aug/20
Steel Production (Thousand Tonnes) 5952 Dec/20

Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Confidence (points) 97.4 Feb/21
Retail Sales MoM (%) 0.2 Dec/20
Retail Sales YoY (%) -2 Dec/20
Consumer Spending (KRW Billion) 209654 Dec/20
Disposable Personal Income (KRW Billion) 1925873 Dec/19
Personal Savings (%) 34.5 Jun/20
Consumer Credit (KRW Billion) 1682120 Sep/20
Bank Lending Rate (%) 2.74 Dec/20
Economic Optimism Index (Net Balance) 93 Jan/21
Gasoline Prices (USD/Liter) 1.31 Feb/21
Households Debt To GDP (% of GDP) 98.6 Jun/20

Housing Last Reference
Housing Index (points) 110 Jan/21
Construction Orders (KRW Million) 14236846 Dec/20
Construction Output (%) -2.5 Dec/20
Home Ownership Rate (%) 58 Dec/19

Health Last Reference
Coronavirus Cases (Persons) 88922 Feb/21
Coronavirus Deaths (Persons) 1585 Feb/21
Coronavirus Recovered (Persons) 79880 Feb/21


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