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South Korea (Korean: 한국; RR: Hanguk or literally 남한; RR: Namhan; officially the Republic of Korea 대한민국; RR: Daehan Minguk) is a country in East Asia, constituting the southern part of the Korean Peninsula and sharing a land border with North Korea. The name Korea is derived from Goguryeo which was one of the great powers in East Asia during its time, ruling most of the Korean Peninsula, Manchuria, parts of the Russian Far East and Inner Mongolia under Gwanggaeto the Great. Its capital, Seoul, is a major global city and half of South Korea's over 51 million people live in the Seoul Capital Area, the fourth largest metropolitan economy in the world.The Korean Peninsula was inhabited as early as the Lower Paleolithic period. Its first kingdom was noted in Chinese records in the early 7th century BC. Following the unification of the Three Kingdoms of Korea into Silla and Balhae in the late 7th century, Korea was ruled by the Goryeo dynasty (918–1392) and the Joseon dynasty (1392–1897). The succeeding Korean Empire was annexed into the Empire of Japan in 1910. After World War II, Korea was divided into Soviet and U.S.-administered zones, with the latter becoming the Republic of Korea in August 1948. In 1950,... [More]

krw/usd

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28 November 2019
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South Korea Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
XAG/KRW Ask 201.01 - 201.01 201.01 0.00 0.00% 2019/11/30 Time 15:07
KRW/RUB Ask 0.0544 - 0.0544 0.0544 0.00 0.00% 2019/11/30 Time 12:07
XAU/KRW Ask 17295.48 - 17295.48 17295.48 0.00 0.00% 2019/11/30 Time 11:07
HUF/KRW Ask 3.8938 - 3.8937 3.8958 0.00 0.00% 2019/11/30 Time 1:49
ISK/KRW Ask 9.7462 - 9.7404 9.7482 0.00 0.00% 2019/11/30 Time 1:49

South Korea Indices

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
FTSE Korea 303.37 - 303.37 303.37 0.00 0.00% 2019/11/30 Time 3:31
KOSPI 2087.96 - 2087.44 2114.39 0.00 0.00% 2019/11/29 Time 10:32
KOSPI 50 1886.18 - 1886.18 1912.41 0.00 0.00% 2019/11/29 Time 10:32
KOSDAQ 632.99 - 632.27 642.35 0.00 0.00% 2019/11/29 Time 10:32
KQ 100 1272.26 - 1268.88 1293.52 0.00 0.00% 2019/11/29 Time 10:32

South Korea Stocks

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Korea Materials & Analysis 10600 - 10350 10600 0.00 0.00% 2019/11/29 Time 15:31
Nics Tech 1245 - 1240 1245 0.00 0.00% 2019/11/29 Time 13:31
Park & OPC Ltd 532 - 532 533 0.00 0.00% 2019/11/29 Time 13:31
Selvas Healthcare 2045 - 2045 2050 0.00 0.00% 2019/11/29 Time 13:31
ESV 194 - 194 196 0.00 0.00% 2019/11/29 Time 13:31

South Korea Bonds

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
South Korea 3Y 1.387 - 1.387 1.387 0.00 0.00% 2019/11/30 Time 18:31
South Korea 5Y 1.48 - 1.48 1.48 0.00 0.00% 2019/11/30 Time 18:31
South Korea 10Y 1.635 - 1.635 1.635 0.00 0.00% 2019/11/30 Time 18:31
South Korea 20Y 1.6 - 1.6 1.6 0.00 0.00% 2019/11/30 Time 18:31
South Korea 30Y 1.56 - 1.56 1.56 0.00 0.00% 2019/11/30 Time 18:31

South Korea Funds

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
ASSETPLUS Global Balanced Rich Together 1 Equity W 1309.42 - 1309.42 1309.42 0.00 0.00% 2019/11/29 Time 10:02
ASSETPLUS Global Balanced RichTogether 1 Equity C 1289.34 - 1289.34 1289.34 0.00 0.00% 2019/11/29 Time 10:02
ASSETPLUS Global Balanced RichTogether 1 Equity A 1300.13 - 1300.13 1300.13 0.00 0.00% 2019/11/29 Time 10:02
Shinyoung Value High Div Feed C 966.51 - 966.51 966.51 0.00 0.00% 2019/11/29 Time 6:01
Shinyoung Value High Div Feed Cy 972.42 - 972.42 972.42 0.00 0.00% 2019/11/29 Time 6:01

South Korea ETFs

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Samsung KODEX MSCI World 14940 - 14940 14940 0.00 0.00% 2019/11/29 Time 15:01
Samsung KODEX Leverage 12470 - 12465 12845 0.00 0.00% 2019/11/29 Time 10:32
Samsung KODEX KOSPI 200 Securities 27700 - 27695 28105 0.00 0.00% 2019/11/29 Time 10:32
MiraeAsset TIGER 200 Futures Leverage 9405 - 9380 9665 0.00 0.00% 2019/11/29 Time 10:32
MiraeAsset TIGER KOSPI 200 27730 - 27705 28105 0.00 0.00% 2019/11/29 Time 10:32

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Asylum Applications

0 18 Sep 1059 1 : 2260 Monthly Persons

Balance of Trade

5393.00 19 Oct 5982 -4043 : 13419 Monthly USD Million

Bank Lending Rate

3.20 19 Oct 3.31 3.19 : 17.01 Monthly %

Bankruptcies

0 19 Oct 22 22 : 3377 Monthly Companies

Business Confidence

74.00 19 Nov 72 35 : 119 Monthly Index Points

CPI Transportation

103.60 19 Oct 103 27.63 : 113 Monthly

Capacity Utilization

0 19 Oct 101 3.8 : 105 Monthly Index Points

Capital Flows

0 19 Sep 4820 -3407 : 12351 Monthly USD Million

Car Production

4028834.00 18 Dec 4114913 1954494 : 4657094 Yearly

Car Registrations

131579.00 19 Oct 120147 49944 : 155971 Monthly

Central Bank Balance Sheet

504915.80 19 Sep 500875 310 : 510090 Monthly KRW Billion

Changes in Inventories

0 19 Sep 7107 -9865 : 12982 Quarterly KRW Billion

Coincident Index

111.40 19 Oct 111 4.3 : 111 Monthly

Competitiveness Index

0 19 Dec 78.84 4.93 : 79.62 Yearly Points

Competitiveness Rank

0 19 Dec 15 11 : 26 Yearly

Construction Orders

7391668.00 19 Oct 4525872 23 : 10989605 Monthly

Construction Output

-4.30 19 Oct -7.9 -30.5 : 25.7 Monthly %

Consumer Confidence

100.90 19 Nov 98.6 69.4 : 121 Monthly Index Points

Consumer Credit

1572659.90 19 Sep 1556092 142747 : 1572660 Quarterly KRW Billion

Consumer Price Index Cpi

105.46 19 Oct 105 2.63 : 106 Monthly Index Points

Consumer Spending

222095.80 19 Sep 221901 6810 : 222096 Quarterly KRW Billion

Core Consumer Prices

105.54 19 Oct 105 9.61 : 106 Monthly Index Points

Core Inflation Rate

0.80 19 Oct 0.6 -0.4 : 30.5 Monthly %

Corporate Tax Rate

25.00 19 Dec 25 22 : 40 Yearly %

Corruption Index

0 18 Dec 54 38 : 57 Yearly Points

Corruption Rank

0 18 Dec 51 27 : 52 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

103.34 19 Oct 103 31.61 : 103 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 19 Nov : Monthly

Currency

1181.06 19 Nov 1180 756 : 2388 Daily

Current Account

7477.20 19 Sep 5266 -3845 : 12410 Monthly USD Million

Current Account to GDP

4.70 18 Dec 4.9 -10.5 : 10.7 Yearly %

Deposit Interest Rate

1.60 19 Aug 1.81 1.37 : 19.5 Monthly %

Disposable Personal Income

1890779.40 18 Dec 1836742 2867 : 1890779 Yearly KRW Billion

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 5 4 : 23 Yearly

Economic Optimism Index

0 19 Nov 91 55 : 117 Monthly

Electricity Production

22699.20 19 Sep 24255 13860 : 25106 Monthly Gigawatt-hour

Employed Persons

0 19 Oct 27159 20268 : 27257 Monthly Thousand

Employment Rate

61.70 19 Oct 61.5 56.1 : 61.7 Monthly %

Export Prices

0 19 Oct 101 17.87 : 202 Monthly Index Points

Exports

46784.00 19 Oct 44721 14.75 : 55115 Monthly USD Million

External Debt

458199.90 19 Sep 462062 80766 : 462062 Quarterly USD Million

Fiscal Expenditure

0 19 Sep 330168 7012 : 407099 Monthly KRW Billion

Food Inflation

-1.30 19 Oct -4.1 -4.5 : 6434 Monthly %

Foreign Direct Investment

3612754.00 19 Sep 6704915 0 : 10820073 Quarterly USD Thousand

Foreign Exchange Reserves

406324.00 19 Oct 403320 564 : 406324 Monthly USD Million

Foreign Stock Investment

688696.70 19 Sep 708836 34948 : 776918 Quarterly

GDP

1619.42 18 Dec 1531 2.42 : 1619 Yearly USD Billion

GDP Annual Growth Rate

2.00 19 Sep 2 -7.3 : 20.8 Quarterly %

GDP Constant Prices

461613.10 19 Sep 459813 6626 : 461613 Quarterly KRW Billion

GDP Deflator

0 19 Jun 104 0.79 : 107 Quarterly Index Points

GDP From Agriculture

8287.50 19 Sep 8174 1627 : 8635 Quarterly KRW Billion

GDP From Construction

21311.20 19 Sep 22202 279 : 23837 Quarterly KRW Billion

GDP From Manufacturing

123720.00 19 Sep 121117 298 : 123854 Quarterly KRW Billion

GDP From Mining

457.10 19 Sep 506 179 : 895 Quarterly KRW Billion

GDP From Public Administration

26855.50 19 Jun 26576 1673 : 26856 Quarterly KRW Billion

GDP From Services

257982.00 19 Sep 256848 4114 : 257982 Quarterly KRW Billion

GDP From Transport

15656.80 19 Sep 15521 114 : 15770 Quarterly KRW Billion

GDP From Utilities

11265.60 19 Sep 12846 10.3 : 12846 Quarterly KRW Billion

GDP Growth Rate

0.40 19 Sep 1 -7 : 7.8 Quarterly %

GDP Per Capita Ppp

36776.50 18 Dec 35938 11633 : 36776 Yearly USD

GDP per capita

26761.90 18 Dec 26152 944 : 26762 Yearly USD

Gasoline Prices

1.31 19 Nov 1.31 0.54 : 1.84 Monthly USD/Liter

Gold Reserves

0 19 Dec 104 13 : 104 Quarterly Tonnes

Government Bond 10Y

1.63 19 Nov 1.67 1.15 : 7.91 Daily

Government Budget

-1.60 18 Dec -1.1 -4.1 : 3.47 Yearly %

Government Budget Value

0 19 Sep -22340 -38492 : 42914 Monthly KRW Billion

Government Debt to GDP

36.60 18 Dec 36.3 8.24 : 39.9 Yearly %

Government Revenues

0 19 Sep 307978 14987 : 438262 Monthly KRW Billion

Government Spending

76683.40 19 Sep 75743 2743 : 76683 Quarterly KRW Billion

Government Spending To GDP

32.26 16 Dec 32.3 18.6 : 34.9 Yearly %

Gross Fixed Capital Formation

130284.60 19 Sep 133364 359 : 143486 Quarterly KRW Billion

Gross National Product

450227.40 19 Jun 435888 7260 : 473696 Quarterly KRW Billion

Home Ownership Rate

57.70 18 Dec 57.7 53.6 : 57.7 Yearly %

Households Debt To GDP

92.10 19 Mar 91.9 1.4 : 92.1 Quarterly %

Housing Index

99.90 19 Nov 99.7 33.6 : 100 Monthly Index points

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 25049894 13271570 : 25814048 Quarterly IP

Import Prices

0 19 Oct 111 5.99 : 145 Monthly Index Points

Imports

41391.00 19 Oct 38740 38.61 : 48481 Monthly USD Million

Industrial Production

-2.50 19 Oct 0.4 -25.3 : 38.9 Monthly %

Industrial Production Mom

-1.70 19 Oct 2 -11 : 11 Monthly %

Inflation Expectations

0 19 Nov 1.7 1.7 : 4.6 Monthly

Inflation Rate

0.00 19 Oct -0.4 -0.4 : 32.5 Monthly %

Inflation Rate Mom

0.20 19 Oct 0.4 -2.52 : 5.29 Monthly %

Interbank Rate

1.52 19 Nov 1.52 1.27 : 6.14 Daily %

Interest Rate

1.25 19 Nov 1.25 1.25 : 5.25 Daily %

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 26116 6993 : 29048 Quarterly KBps

Labor Force Participation Rate

63.60 19 Oct 63.5 48.5 : 64.2 Monthly %

Labour Costs

99.20 19 Jun 130 69 : 130 Quarterly Index Points

Leading Economic Index

116.00 19 Oct 115 4.4 : 116 Monthly Index Points

Lending Rate

0 19 Nov 2.25 2.25 : 2.5 Daily %

Loans To Private Sector

8692463.00 19 Oct 8617722 2603700 : 8692463 Monthly KRW Hundred Million

Manufacturing PMI

48.40 19 Oct 48 45.7 : 52.6 Monthly

Manufacturing Production

-2.50 19 Oct 0.2 -26.7 : 41.6 Monthly %

Military Expenditure

0 18 Dec 39171 190 : 41157 Yearly

Minimum Wages

8350.00 19 Dec 7530 600 : 8350 Yearly KRW/Hour

Mining Production

-4.40 19 Sep 0.8 -36 : 43.1 Monthly %

Money Supply M0

0 19 Sep 108977000 11200 : 111013200 Monthly KRW Million

Money Supply M1

0 19 Sep 887395 260 : 895009 Monthly KRW Billion

Money Supply M2

2855829.80 19 Sep 2839137 591 : 2855830 Monthly KRW Billion

Money Supply M3

0 19 Sep 4037618 57008 : 4052156 Monthly KRW Billion

New Orders

0 19 Oct 7112235 93961 : 14895263 Monthly KRW Million

Personal Income Tax Rate

40.00 18 Dec 40 35 : 40 Yearly %

Personal Savings

0 19 Jun 34.5 13.4 : 42.7 Quarterly %

Population

51.61 18 Dec 51.36 25.01 : 51.61 Yearly Million

Private Debt to GDP

260.80 18 Dec 253 237 : 261 Yearly

Producer Prices

103.61 19 Oct 104 5.03 : 108 Monthly Index Points

Producer Prices Change

-0.60 19 Oct -0.8 -4.7 : 47.4 Monthly %

Productivity

0 19 Jun 108 53.5 : 112 Quarterly Index Points

Retail Sales MoM

-0.50 19 Oct -2.3 -12.4 : 5.5 Monthly %

Retail Sales YoY

2.10 19 Oct 3.1 -21.5 : 20.2 Monthly %

Retirement Age Men

60.00 18 Dec 60 55 : 60 Yearly

Retirement Age Women

60.00 18 Dec 60 55 : 60 Yearly

Sales Tax Rate

10.00 19 Dec 10 10 : 10 Yearly %

Social Security Rate

18.81 18 Dec 18.81 15.3 : 18.81 Yearly %

Social Security Rate For Companies

10.40 18 Dec 10.4 8.5 : 10.4 Yearly %

Social Security Rate For Employees

8.41 18 Dec 8.41 6.7 : 8.41 Yearly %

Steel Production

5983.07 19 Oct 5691 650 : 6406 Monthly Thousand Tonnes

Stock Market

2087.96 19 Nov 2119 115 : 2607 Daily

Terms of Trade

0 19 Sep 91.8 82.9 : 228 Monthly Index Points

Terrorism Index

0 18 Dec 0.29 0 : 2.62 Yearly

Tourism Revenues

1590200.00 19 Aug 1522800 326500 : 1765400 Monthly USD Million

Tourist Arrivals

1656195.00 19 Oct 1459664 213006 : 1703495 Monthly

Unemployed Persons

977.00 19 Oct 954 691 : 1546 Monthly Thousand

Unemployment Rate

3.50 19 Oct 3.4 3 : 7.1 Monthly %

Wages

3585588.00 19 Jun 4021244 2460239 : 4021244 Quarterly KRW/Month

Wages in Manufacturing

3804036.00 19 Jun 4654149 2520139 : 4654149 Quarterly KRW/Month

Weapons Sales

0 18 Dec 751 7 : 1083 Yearly

Youth Unemployment Rate

7.30 19 Oct 7.4 3.8 : 13.4 Monthly %
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade 5393.00 4500 4100 9500 3900 5800 USD Million
Bank Lending Rate 3.20 3.31 3.31 3.31 3.31 3.31 %
Business Confidence 74.00 67 69 68 75 71 Index Points
CPI Transportation 103.60 100 105 105 102 103
Car Production 4028834.00 4250000 4250000 4250000 4150000 4250000
Car Registrations 131579.00 121000 113000 105000 117000 115000
Central Bank Balance Sheet 504915.80 499500 495500 494500 493500 498600 KRW Billion
Coincident Index 111.40 111 111 111 110 111
Construction Orders 7391668.00 6610000 4610000 4700000 9970336 9890000
Construction Output -4.30 -1.2 0.5 1 -3 1.9 %
Consumer Confidence 100.90 92 95 94 100 96 Index Points
Consumer Credit 1572659.90 1578545 1596550 1593438 1567447 1603498 KRW Billion
Consumer Price Index Cpi 105.46 106 106 107 105 106 Index Points
Consumer Spending 222095.80 225928 227671 227426 224507 229670 KRW Billion
Core Consumer Prices 105.54 107 106 107 106 109 Index Points
Core Inflation Rate 0.80 1.2 1.4 1.5 1.1 1.4 %
Corporate Tax Rate 25.00 25 25 25 25 25 %
Cpi Housing Utilities 103.34 104 104 105 103 104
Currency 1181.06 1183 1189 1196 1176 1208
Current Account 7477.20 4500 6900 5500 3200 4500 USD Million
Current Account to GDP 4.70 3.8 3.8 3.8 4.2 3.8 %
Deposit Interest Rate 1.60 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 %
Disposable Personal Income 1890779.40 1938049 1939940 1936158 1928595 1972953 KRW Billion
Electricity Production 22699.20 23850 23500 23500 24800 25100 Gigawatt-hour
Employment Rate 61.70 61.4 61.4 61.4 61.4 61.5 %
Exports 46784.00 45000 43900 50000 47800 50800 USD Million
External Debt 458199.90 461599 461599 480076 460292 480648 USD Million
Food Inflation -1.30 1.9 1.8 1.7 1 2.4 %
Foreign Direct Investment 3612754.00 3300000 6500000 4500000 6557000 9040000 USD Thousand
Foreign Exchange Reserves 406324.00 402400 401500 401500 402400 402700 USD Million
Foreign Stock Investment 688696.70 710080 740000 740000 680780 690000
GDP 1619.42 1780 1780 1780 1690 1780 USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.00 2.5 2.6 2.4 2 2.3 %
GDP Constant Prices 461613.10 466458 471769 472692 465905 476621 KRW Billion
GDP From Agriculture 8287.50 8695 8387 8486 8268 8458 KRW Billion
GDP From Construction 21311.20 22402 22779 21823 22510 23028 KRW Billion
GDP From Manufacturing 123720.00 122808 124266 126689 126331 129237 KRW Billion
GDP From Mining 457.10 536 519 468 545 558 KRW Billion
GDP From Public Administration 26855.50 27240 27554 27500 26823 27439 KRW Billion
GDP From Services 257982.00 261269 263527 264174 257920 263852 KRW Billion
GDP From Transport 15656.80 15611 15925 16033 16086 16456 KRW Billion
GDP From Utilities 11265.60 11891 13180 11536 11839 12111 KRW Billion
GDP Growth Rate 0.40 1.2 0.9 0.8 0.9 1 %
GDP Per Capita Ppp 36776.50 38201 38201 38201 37400 38201 USD
GDP per capita 26761.90 26800 26800 27200 26800 27200 USD
Gasoline Prices 1.31 1.13 1.1 1.06 1.16 1 USD/Liter
Government Bond 10Y 1.63 1.81 1.85 1.89 1.77 1.97
Government Budget -1.60 -3.2 -3.2 -3.2 -2.7 -3.2 %
Government Debt to GDP 36.60 40 40 40 39 40 %
Government Spending 76683.40 75972 77713 78524 75336 77068 KRW Billion
Government Spending To GDP 32.26 38 38 38 37.5 38 %
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 130284.60 134579 136832 133411 137778 140947 KRW Billion
Gross National Product 450227.40 446785 461933 461033 483170 494282 KRW Billion
Home Ownership Rate 57.70 58.2 58.2 58.2 58 58.2 %
Households Debt To GDP 92.10 93 93.1 93.6 92.8 93.6 %
Housing Index 99.90 100 102 102 100 102 Index points
Imports 41391.00 41500 39800 40500 43900 45000 USD Million
Industrial Production -2.50 1.1 0.5 1.2 1 1.8 %
Industrial Production Mom -1.70 -0.5 -0.8 0.9 2.3 1.7 %
Inflation Rate 0.00 1.1 1.3 1.5 0.5 1.4 %
Inflation Rate Mom 0.20 0.3 0.3 0.6 0.3 0.2 %
Interbank Rate 1.52 1.52 1.52 1.52 1.52 1.52 %
Interest Rate 1.25 1.25 1.25 1.25 1.25 1.25 %
Labor Force Participation Rate 63.60 63.4 64 64 62.5 63 %
Labour Costs 99.20 140 140 140 140 142 Index Points
Leading Economic Index 116.00 114 114 114 114 116 Index Points
Loans To Private Sector 8692463.00 8581364 8740061 8824547 8405724 8599056 KRW Hundred Million
Manufacturing PMI 48.40 50.2 49.8 50.1 49.4 48.7
Manufacturing Production -2.50 0.9 0.5 1.1 0.9 1.1 %
Minimum Wages 8350.00 10000 10000 10000 8350 10000 KRW/Hour
Mining Production -4.40 1.2 -1.5 -3 1.2 4.7 %
Money Supply M2 2855829.80 2890000 2890000 2890000 2890000 3130000 KRW Billion
Personal Income Tax Rate 40.00 40 40 40 40 40 %
Population 51.61 51.82 51.82 51.82 51.71 51.82 Million
Private Debt to GDP 260.80 261 261 261 263 261
Producer Prices 103.61 105 105 105 105 107 Index Points
Producer Prices Change -0.60 1.3 1.5 1.2 0.8 1.9 %
Retail Sales MoM -0.50 0.5 0.6 0.3 0.7 0.9 %
Retail Sales YoY 2.10 3.2 3.5 3.9 2.8 5 %
Retirement Age Men 60.00 60 60 60 60 60
Retirement Age Women 60.00 60 60 60 60 60
Sales Tax Rate 10.00 10 10 10 10 10 %
Social Security Rate 18.81 18.81 18.81 18.81 18.81 18.81 %
Social Security Rate For Companies 10.40 10.4 10.4 10.4 10.4 10.4 %
Social Security Rate For Employees 8.41 8.41 8.41 8.41 8.41 8.41 %
Steel Production 5983.07 6300 6300 6300 6300 6410 Thousand Tonnes
Stock Market 2087.96 2038 2016 1993 2061 1950
Tourism Revenues 1590200.00 1505000 1555000 1390000 1310000 1420000 USD Million
Tourist Arrivals 1656195.00 1490000 1490000 1350000 1350000 1380000
Unemployed Persons 977.00 1080 1100 1120 1080 1110 Thousand
Unemployment Rate 3.50 3.8 3.9 3.8 3.7 3.7 %
Wages 3585588.00 4362000 4027000 4291000 4041000 4236000 KRW/Month
Wages in Manufacturing 3804036.00 5032000 4244000 4519000 4347000 4542000 KRW/Month
Youth Unemployment Rate 7.30 10.6 10.3 8.8 8.5 8.4 %