South Korea - Real Investment





South Korea: Real Investment

Mnemonic I$.IKOR
Unit Bil. Ch. 2015 KRW, SA
Adjustments Seasonally Adjusted
Quarterly 3.3 %
Data 2021 Q1 142,616
2020 Q4 138,065

Series Information

Source The Bank of Korea
Release GDP
Frequency Quarterly
Start Date 3/31/1960
End Date 3/31/2021

South Korea: GDP

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Real Fixed Investment (gross fixed capital formation) 2021 Q1 142,219 139,068 Bil. Ch. 2015 KRW, SA Quarterly
Real Government Consumption 2021 Q1 81,349 79,954 Bil. Ch. 2015 KRW, SA Quarterly
Real Gross Domestic Product 2021 Q1 470,846 463,395 Bil. Ch. 2015 KRW, SA Quarterly
Real Investment 2021 Q1 142,616 138,065 Bil. Ch. 2015 KRW, SA Quarterly
Real Private Consumption 2021 Q1 212,175 209,933 Bil. Ch. 2015 KRW, SA Quarterly
Government Consumption 2020 Q4 87,755 87,357 Bil. KRW, SA Quarterly
Investment 2020 Q4 152,655 150,056 Bil. KRW, SA Quarterly
Nominal Fixed Investment (gross fixed capital formation) 2020 Q4 150,507 150,642 Bil. KRW, SA Quarterly
Nominal Gross Domestic Product 2020 Q4 490,139 485,657 Bil. KRW, SA Quarterly
Private Consumption 2020 Q4 223,348 225,534 Bil. KRW, SA Quarterly

Release Information

Quarterly national accounts for South Korea, including GDP(E) with GFCF and private consumption detail, and GDP(O) with KSIC industry detail. Also annual GDP(I).

  • National accounts framework: UN SNA 2008
  • Industrial classification: KSIC Rev. 10
  • Measurements:
    • Billions of Korean won at chained 2015 prices (Bil. Ch. 2015 KRW)
    • At current prices (Bil. KRW)
    • Associated deflators
  • Adjustments:
    • Original (NSA)
    • Seasonally adjusted (SA)
  • Native frequency: Quarterly
  • Start date: 1960Q1

Source documents:

  • Gross capital formation by type of capital goods: Tables 10.6.1.1, 10.6.1.2, 10.6.1.3, 10.6.1.4
  • Gross capital formation by sectors: Tables 10.6.2.1, 10.6.2.2
  • Gross fixed capital formation by sectors: Tables 10.6.2.3, 10.6.2.4

The tables for detailed GCF and GFCF are published later than those for the main GDP(E) components.

The data are provisional when first released. The “advance” estimates are replaced with “preliminary” estimates which are subject to revision until “final” estimates are announced.