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New Data: South Korea subnational - Employment by industry - Addendum
Monday, 20 May 2019 14:48 ET
By Jason Flynn
Summary
May 2019 -- Data Buffet now carries employment by industry for South Korea, from the Economically Active Population Survey, under five successive versions of KSIC, for the country and provinces thereof (206 new monthly series from 2013, 504 defunct monthly series 1992 to 2017, 224 defunct quarterly series 1989 to 1992, 14 defunct annual series 1963 to 1992).
Detail

Dataset properties:

  • Source: Economically Active Population Survey
  • Industry classification:
    • Korean Standard Industrial Classification (KSIC) 10
    • Adaptation of UN ISIC Rev. 4
    • Sections A to U
    • Special aggregates
  • Measurements: Thousands of persons (Ths. #)
  • Adjustments: Seasonally adjusted (SA) or not (NSA)
  • Geo coverage: Country (1), all provinces (17)
  • Native frequency: Monthly
  • Start date: 2013m1

The series reside in the historical catalog (South Korea » Labor and Wages » Economically Active Population Survey » Employment by industry » KSIC 10, from 2013) and include, for example:

  • LWQEMTUM.IKOR  = Labor: Employment - By industry - All activities, (Ths. #, NSA)
  • LWQEMEGUM.IKOR = Electricity; gas; steam and air conditioning supply business [35], (Ths. #, NSA)
  • LWQEMFIAM.IKOR = Financial institutions and insurance [K], (Ths. #, SA)

Because catalog locations are subject to change, the upper-right search box on DataBuffet.com provides a "find in catalog" mode that accepts a mnemonic

Defunct dataset 1:

  • Industry classification: KSIC 9, based on UN ISIC Rev. 4
  • Series count: 180
  • Archive specifier: _I9
  • Geo coverage: Country, all 17 provinces
  • Date range: 2004m1 to 2017m12
  • Catalog path: ... » Discontinued » KSIC 9, 2004 to 2017

Defunct dataset 2:

  • Industry classification: KSIC 8, adopted 2000, based on UN ISIC Rev. 3
  • Series count: 171 
  • Archive specifier: _I8
  • Geo coverage: Country, 16 provinces
  • Date range: 2000m1 to 2008m12
  • Catalog path: ... » Discontinued » KSIC 8, 2000 to 2008

Defunct dataset 3:

  • Industry classification: KSIC 7, adopted 1998
  • Series count: 153
  • Archive specifier: _I7
  • Geo coverage: Country, 16 provinces
  • Date range: 1992m1 to 2000m12
  • Catalog path: ... » Discontinued » KSIC 7, 1992 to 2000

Defunct dataset 4:

  • Industry classification: 1992
  • Series count: 224
  • Archive specifier: _92
  • Geo coverage: Country, 15 provinces
  • Date range: 1989q1 to 1992q4
  • Catalog path: ... » Discontinued » Quarterly, 1989 to 1992

Defunct dataset 5:

  • Industry classification: 1992
  • Series count: 14
  • Archive specifier: _92
  • Geo coverage: Country
  • Date range: 1963 to 1992
  • Catalog path: ... » Discontinued » Annual, 1963 to 1992

References

See also

Other
Related ReleaseSummary of Economically Active Population Survey [Annual]
SourceStatistics Korea
FrequencyAnnual
GeographyKorea (Republic of) (South)
Related ReleaseSummary of Economically Active Population Survey [Monthly]
SourceStatistics Korea
FrequencyMonthly
GeographyKorea (Republic of) (South)
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