Korea (South Korea) GDP Per Capita (Current Prices, US Dollars) Statistics

21, Nov 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Korea (South Korea) › Change country
Economic Indicator: GDP Per Capita (Current Prices, US Dollars) › See all Korea indicators, › See GDP Per Capita (Current Prices, US Dollars) data for all countries
Detailed Analysis for Year: 2015 › Change year
Full Dataset: from 1980 to 2019
Dataset updated: 17th March 2015
Data Source: International Monetary Fund (IMF)
National or Regional Currency: South Korean Won
Currency Symbol: KRW

GDP is expressed in current U.S. dollars per person. Data are derived by first converting GDP in national currency to U.S. dollars and then dividing it by total population. See notes for: Gross domestic product, current prices (National currency) Population (Persons).

GDP Per Capita (Current Prices, US Dollars) Statistics for Korea (South Korea), Year 2015 - In Detail

GDP Per Capita (Current Prices, US Dollars) for Korea in year 2015 is US$ 27,195.20 . GDP is expressed in current U.S. dollars per person. Data are derived by first converting GDP in national currency to U.S. dollars and then dividing it by total population.

This makes Korea No. 31 in world rankings according to GDP Per Capita (Current Prices, US Dollars) in year 2015. The world's average GDP Per Capita (Current Prices, US Dollars) value is US$ 12843.36 ; Korea is US$ 14,351.84 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, GDP Per Capita (Current Prices, US Dollars) for Korea was US$ 27,970.49 GDP Per Capita (Current Prices, US Dollars) for Korea in 2015 was or will be 2.77% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, GDP Per Capita (Current Prices, US Dollars) for Korea was or will be US$25,989.88 , which is 4.43% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
GDP Per Capita (Current Prices, US Dollars) for Korea, in other Years
Year US$
  2021 31,393.40
  2020 30,317.15
  2019 29,125.99
  2018 27,999.24
  2017 27,023.24
  2016 25,989.88
2015 27,195.20
  2014 27,970.49
  2013 25,997.88
  2012 24,453.97
  2011 24,155.83
  2010 22,151.21
  2009 18,338.71
  2008 20,474.89
  2007 23,101.51
  2006 20,922.13
  2005 18,657.52
  2004 15,922.18
  2003 14,220.45
  2002 12,788.52
  2001 11,258.82
  2000 11,946.77
  1999 10,409.51
  1998 8,083.13
  1997 12,132.83
  1996 13,137.11
  1995 12,340.03
  1994 10,206.75
  1993 8,740.71
  1992 8,002.15
  1991 7,522.98
  1990 6,513.16
  1989 5,736.47
  1988 4,686.32
  1987 3,510.95
  1986 2,803.37
  1985 2,457.69
  1984 2,390.65
  1983 2,180.55
  1982 1,977.50
  1981 1,870.34
  1980 1,710.79