Key national statistics such as demographic and economic indicators (GDP, unemployment, population, etc). To satisfy this category, the following minimum criteria must be met:

  • GDP for the whole country updated at least quarterly
  • Unemployment statistics updated at least monthly
  • Population updated at least once a year

Data Location


Name: Korea Statistical Information Coverage: Population/Household, Employment/Labor/Wage, Price/Household Income And Expenditure, Health/Society/Welfare, Environment, Agriculture, Forestry And Fishery, Mining And Manufacturing Industry/Energy, Construction/Housing/Land, Transportation/Information And Communication, Wholesale and Retail Trade/Service Industry, National Accounts/Regional Accounts/National Wealth, Finance/Banking/Insurance, Trade/Foreign Exchange/Balance Of Payments

Data Availability

  • N Openly licensed
  • Y Is the data available for free
  • Y Is the data machine readable
  • N Available in bulk
  • Y Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis
  • Y Is data in digital form
  • Y Publicly available
  • Y Does the data exist
  • Y Is the data available online
  • Yes
  • No
  • Unsure
  • No data


Date the data became available   Unknown
Format of data   xls, csv, xml, sdmx, json
Reviewer   영택 홍
Submitters   Young-Je Lim
Last modified   Thu Oct 30 2014 22:02:36 GMT+0000 (UTC)