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North Korea

North Korea, officially the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), is a country in East Asia, constituting the northern part of the Korean Peninsula. It borders China and Russia to the north, at the Yalu (Amnok) and Tumen rivers, and South Korea to the south at the Korean Demilitarized Zone. Its western border is formed by the Yellow Sea, while its eastern border is defined by the Sea of Japan. North Korea, like its southern counterpart, claims to be the legitimate government of the entire peninsula and adjacent islands. Pyongyang is the country's capital and largest city. In 1910, Korea was annexed by the Empire of Japan. In 1945, after the Japanese surrender at the end of World War II, Korea was divided into two zones along the 38th parallel, with the north occupied by the Soviet Union and the south occupied by the United States. Negotiations on reunification failed, and in 1948, separate governments were formed: the socialist DPRK in the north, and the capitalist Republic of Korea in the south. The Korean War began in 1950, with an invasion by North Korea, and lasted to 1953. The Korean Armistice Agreement brought about a ceasefire and established a demilitarized zone (DMZ), but no formal peace t... [More]
  • Last : 47,141.38
  • High : 53,991.28
  • Low : 42,874.62
  • Max Fluctuation : 2,956.65
  • Max Fluctuation % : 2.86%
  • Open : 53,272.79
  • Time : 16:41:33
  • Yesterday : 53,105.40
  • Change % : 12.65%
  • Change : 5,964.02
  • Last : 1,783.38
  • High : 1,784.63
  • Low : 1,782.34
  • Max Fluctuation : 1.22
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.06%
  • Open : 1,782.78
  • Time : 01:30:51
  • Yesterday : 1,783.27
  • Change % : 0.01%
  • Change : 0.11
  • Last : 66.27
  • High : 66.56
  • Low : 66.16
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.08
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.03%
  • Open : 66.17
  • Time : 01:29:35
  • Yesterday : 66.13
  • Change % : 0.21%
  • Change : 0.14
  • Last : 0.8839
  • High : 0.885
  • Low : 0.8839
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.8849
  • Time : 01:36:24
  • Yesterday : 0.8847
  • Change % : 0.09%
  • Change : 0.0008

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric
Balance of Trade
-401.20 20 Dec -2253 -2253 : -216 Yearly Dec/20
Car Production
0 20 Dec 0.2 0.2 : 1.3 Yearly
Cement Production
0 20 Dec 5604 3150 : 7077 Yearly
Corruption Index
0 20 Dec 17 8 : 18 Yearly
Corruption Rank
0 20 Dec 172 167 : 182 Yearly
Currency
130.00 21 Oct 130 1.3 : 1063 Daily
Employed Persons
0 20 Dec 16134 12121 : 16134 Yearly Dec/20
Employment Rate
0 15 Dec 74.2 74.2 : 80.4 Yearly %
Exports
156.87 20 Dec 474 157 : 3628 Yearly
GDP Annual Growth Rate
-4.50 20 Dec 0.4 -6.5 : 6.1 Yearly
GDP Constant Prices
31426.90 20 Dec 32919 27607 : 38815 Yearly
GDP From Agriculture
6876.40 20 Dec 7441 5281 : 7576 Yearly
GDP From Construction
2954.10 20 Dec 2916 1760 : 4156 Yearly
GDP From Manufacturing
5885.70 20 Dec 6117 5886 : 12994 Yearly
GDP From Mining
2978.10 20 Dec 3293 2917 : 5421 Yearly
GDP From Public Administration
8227.60 20 Dec 8160 6563 : 8228 Yearly
GDP From Services
10843.90 20 Dec 11301 9106 : 11301 Yearly
GDP From Transport
359.30 20 Dec 865 359 : 865 Yearly
GDP From Utilities
1882.60 20 Dec 1854 1289 : 2086 Yearly
IP Addresses
0 14 Mar 77 28 : 261 Quarterly
Imports
558.07 20 Dec 2726 558 : 4374 Yearly
Industrial Production
0 15 Dec 1.1 -3.1 : 10 Yearly %
Inflation Rate
55.00 13 Jul 70 30 : 4376 Monthly %
Inflation Rate Mom
0 11 Jan 30 0 : 360 Monthly Jan/11
Internet Speed
0 14 Mar 2887 800 : 14704 Quarterly
Labor Force Participation Rate
0 19 Dec 70.5 70.5 : 84.3 Yearly
Manufacturing Production
0 20 Dec -1.1 -16.7 : 24.1 Yearly
Population
25.77 20 Dec 25.66 11.42 : 25.77 Yearly
Sales Tax Rate
15.00 20 Dec 15 15 : 15 Yearly
Steel Production
0 20 Dec 680 680 : 3364 Yearly
Terrorism Index
0 19 Dec 0 0 : 0 Yearly
Unemployment Rate
4.70 20 Dec 3.3 3.3 : 4.7 Yearly
Weapons Sales
0 14 Dec 20 1 : 250 Yearly
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -401.20 -1627 -1679 -1679 -1627 -1679 Dec/20
Currency 130.00 130 130 130 130 130
Exports 156.87 1624 1624 1624 1624 1624
GDP Annual Growth Rate -4.50 2 2 2 -1 2
GDP Constant Prices 31426.90 31113 32055 32055 32007 31735
GDP From Agriculture 6876.40 6808 7014 7014 7306 6944
GDP From Construction 2954.10 2925 3013 3013 2585 2983
GDP From Manufacturing 5885.70 5827 6003 6003 6422 5943
GDP From Mining 2978.10 2948 3038 3038 4421 3007
GDP From Public Administration 8227.60 8145 8392 8392 7212 8308
GDP From Services 10843.90 10735 11061 11061 9959 10950
GDP From Transport 359.30 356 366 366 758 363
GDP From Utilities 1882.60 1864 1920 1920 1199 1901
Imports 558.07 3303 3303 3303 3303 3303
Inflation Rate 55.00 15 10 10 15 10 %
Population 25.77 25.91 25.91 25.91 25.91 26.03
Sales Tax Rate 15.00 15 15 15 15 15
Unemployment Rate 4.70 3.4 3.4 3.4 3.7 3.4