Korea (South Korea) Investment (% of GDP) Statistics

19, Nov 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Korea (South Korea) › Change country
Economic Indicator: Investment (% of GDP) › See all Korea indicators, › See Investment (% of GDP) 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

Data are based on individual countries' national accounts statistics. For many countries, the estimates of national saving are built up from national accounts data on gross domestic investment and from balance of payments-based data on net foreign investment. Source: Central Bank. The Bank of Korea revised the national accounts data when adopting the 2008 System of National Accounts (SNA). Official data are only available from 2000. Data prior to 2000 were obtained by applying the growth rates of the previous data series and should be treated as provisional. Latest actual data: 2014 National accounts manual used: System of National Accounts (SNA) 2008 GDP valuation: Market prices Start/end months of reporting year: January/December Base year: 2010 Chain-weighted: Yes, from before 1980 Primary domestic currency: Korean won Data last updated: 03/2016

Investment (% of GDP) Statistics for Korea (South Korea), Year 2015 - In Detail

Investment (% of GDP) for Korea in year 2015 is 27.972 %. Data are based on individual countries' national accounts statistics. For many countries, the estimates of national saving are built up from national accounts data on gross domestic investment and from balance of payments-based data on net foreign investment.

This makes Korea No. 40 in world rankings according to Investment (% of GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Investment (% of GDP) value is 21.76 %; Korea is 6.21 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Investment (% of GDP) for Korea was 29.16 % Investment (% of GDP) for Korea in 2015 was or will be 4.08% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Investment (% of GDP) for Korea was or will be 26.93 %, which is 3.74% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Investment (% of GDP) for Korea, in other Years
Year %
  2021 27.862
  2020 27.849
  2019 27.763
  2018 27.555
  2017 27.324
  2016 26.926
2015 27.972
  2014 29.161
  2013 29.102
  2012 31.001
  2011 32.959
  2010 32.023
  2009 28.466
  2008 33.019
  2007 32.58
  2006 32.701
  2005 32.163
  2004 32.117
  2003 32.015
  2002 30.94
  2001 31.56
  2000 32.942
  1999 30.916
  1998 27.762
  1997 37.425
  1996 39.681
  1995 39.003
  1994 38.539
  1993 37.48
  1992 38.485
  1991 41.374
  1990 39.616
  1989 37.096
  1988 34.704
  1987 33.09
  1986 32.422
  1985 32.566
  1984 32.248
  1983 32.782
  1982 32.209
  1981 32.445
  1980 34.456