South Korea - Retail Sales

South Korea: Retail Sales

Mnemonic WRT.IKOR
Unit Index 2010=100, SA
Adjustments Seasonally Adjusted
Monthly 4.03 %
Data Dec 2017 123.7
Nov 2017 128.9

Series Information

Source Statistics Korea
Release Retail Sales
Frequency Monthly
Start Date 1/31/1995
End Date 12/31/2017

South Korea: Consumer

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Consumer Confidence Feb 2023 90.2 90.7 Index, NSA Monthly
Real Retail Sales 2022 Q4 47,713 47,233 Bil. Ch. 2015 KRW, SA Quarterly
Retail Sales Dec 2017 123.7 128.9 Index 2010=100, SA Monthly

Release Information

For South Korea, the monthly retail survey measures the current prices of consumer goods sales by industry, and the sales of motor vehicles and automotive fuels.


KSIC Rev. 9.


Wholesale and Retail Trade Survey. The survey target population are companies operating business falling under Wholesale and retail trade (G), and Accommodation and food service activities (I) of KSIC, excluding industrial sub-classes of Sale Via Stalls and Markets (47,920), All Other Non-Store Retail Sale n.e.c. (47,999), and Mobile Food Services (56,132).

Results are preliminary when initially released and are subject to revision.