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GDP South Korea first quarter of 2021

Quarterly GDP improves in South Korea in first quarter

Gross Domestic Product of South Korea grew 1.7% in the first quarter of 2021 compared to the previous quarter. This rate is 6 -tenths of one percent higher than the figure of 1.1% published in the forth quarter of 2020.

The year-on-year change in GDP was 1.9%, 30 -tenths of one percent more than the -1.1% recorded in the forth quarter of 2020.

The GDP figure in the first quarter of 2021 was €373,172$309,738 million, leaving South Korea placed 9th in the ranking of quarterly GDP of the 51 countries that we publish.

South Korea has a quarterly GDP per capita, of €7,217$7,217, €174 $174 higher than the same quarter last year, it was .

If we order the countries according to their GDP per capita, South Korea is in 21th position of the 51 countries whose quarterly GDP we publish.

Here we show you the progression of the GDP in South Korea. You can see GDP in other countries in GDP and see all the economic information about South Korea in South Korea's economy.

Quarterly GDP at market prices 2021
DateQuarterly GDPQuarterly GDPQuat. GDP Growth (%)Quat. GDP Annual Growth (%)
2021Q1373,172M.€309,738M.$1.7%1.9%
< GDP South Korea 2020
Quaterly GDP Per Capita 2021
DateQu. GDP Per CapitaQu. GDP P.C. Qu. GrowthQu. GDP P.C. An. Growth
2021Q17,217€1.1%2.5%
< GDP South Korea 2020
Evolution: Annual GDP South Korea
DateAnnual GDPAnnual GDPGDP Growth (%)
20201,430,203M.€1,630,870M.$-1.0%
20191,470,168M.€1,646,740M.$2.0%
20181,461,193M.€1,725,370M.$2.9%
20171,437,801M.€1,623,070M.$3.2%
20161,355,557M.€1,499,360M.$2.9%
20151,319,513M.€1,466,040M.$2.8%
20141,117,863M.€1,484,490M.$3.2%
20131,032,264M.€1,370,630M.$3.2%
2012994,765M.€1,278,050M.$2.4%
2011901,187M.€1,253,420M.$3.7%
2010863,425M.€1,143,570M.$6.8%
2009679,873M.€943,739M.$0.8%
2008718,650M.€1,049,170M.$3.0%
2007855,985M.€1,172,470M.$5.8%
2006838,994M.€1,052,610M.$5.3%
2005751,759M.€934,708M.$4.3%
2004638,568M.€792,532M.$5.2%
2003621,698M.€702,696M.$3.1%
2002667,581M.€626,989M.$7.7%
2001612,230M.€547,743M.$4.9%
2000624,470M.€576,483M.$9.1%
1999467,002M.€497,254M.$11.3%
1998382,855M.$-5.5%
1997570,594M.$5.9%
1996610,164M.$7.6%
1995566,595M.$9.6%
1994463,432M.$9.2%
1993392,731M.$6.8%
1992355,516M.$6.2%
1991330,658M.$10.4%
1990283,365M.$9.8%
1989246,929M.$7.0%
1988199,593M.$11.9%
1987147,949M.$12.5%
1986116,836M.$11.2%
1985101,296M.$7.7%
198497,511M.$10.4%
198387,761M.$13.2%
198278,349M.$8.3%
198172,934M.$7.2%
198065,368M.$-1.7%
197966,947M.$8.6%
197851,972M.$10.8%
197738,447M.$12.3%
197629,903M.$13.1%
197521,784M.$7.9%
197419,544M.$9.5%
197313,877M.$14.8%
197210,862M.$7.2%
19719,904M.$10.5%
19709,005M.$10.0%
19697,679M.$14.5%
19686,119M.$13.2%
19674,856M.$9.1%
19663,929M.$12.0%
19653,121M.$7.2%
19643,459M.$9.5%
19633,989M.$9.2%
19622,814M.$3.8%
19612,418M.$6.9%
19603,958M.$2.3%
19595.4%
19586.5%
19579.2%
19560.7%
19555.8%
19547.2%
Evolution: GDP per capita South Korea
DateGDP per capita GDP per capita GDP P.C. Annual GrowthGDP P.C. Annual Growth
202027,659€31,539$-2.7%-1.0%
201928,432€31,846$0.4%-4.8%
201828,314€33,433$1.1%5.8%
201727,993€31,601$5.8%8.0%
201626,466€29,274$2.3%1.9%
201525,865€28,737$17.4%-1.8%
201422,028€29,253$7.6%7.6%
201320,470€27,180$3.3%6.8%
201219,816€25,459$9.8%1.4%
201118,046€25,100$3.6%8.8%
201017,424€23,077$26.4%20.6%
200913,788€19,140$-5.9%-10.5%
200814,650€21,388$-16.7%-11.2%
200717,582€24,083$1.5%10.8%
200617,321€21,731$11.0%12.0%
200515,602€19,398$17.5%17.7%
200413,281€16,483$2.3%12.3%
200312,981€14,672$-7.4%11.5%
200214,012€13,160$8.4%13.8%
200112,924€11,563$-2.7%-5.7%
200013,284€12,263$32.6%15.0%
199910,018€10,667$29.0%
19988,271$-33.4%
199712,417$-7.4%
199613,403$6.7%
199512,565$21.0%
199410,381$16.8%
19938,886$9.4%
19928,126$6.4%
19917,637$15.5%
19906,610$13.6%
19895,817$22.5%
19884,749$33.6%
19873,555$25.4%
19862,835$14.2%
19852,482$2.9%
19842,413$9.8%
19832,199$10.4%
19821,992$5.8%
19811,883$9.9%
19801,715$-3.9%
19791,784$26.9%
19781,406$33.1%
19771,056$26.6%
1976834$35.1%
1975617$9.6%
1974563$38.5%
1973407$25.5%
1972324$7.6%
1971301$7.8%
1970279$14.7%
1969243$22.7%
1968198$23.1%
1967161$20.8%
1966133$22.8%
1965109$-12.0%
1964124$-15.5%
1963146$37.8%
1962106$13.1%
196194$-40.7%
1960158$
Evolution: GDP growth rate at constant prices South Korea
Evolution: GDP per capita South Korea
GDP South Korea