(measure: percent; Source: Global Financial Development Database)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
South Korea: Stock market return, percent
For that indicator, we provide data for South Korea from 1981 to 2017. The average value for South Korea during that period was 11.96 percent with a minimum of -37.96 percent in 1998 and a maximum of 98.69 percent in 1999.
The latest value from 2017 is 16.24 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2017 based on 88
countries is 14.94 percent.
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Definition: Stock market return is the growth rate of annual average stock market index. Annual average stock market index is constructed by taking the average of the daily stock market indexes available at Bloomberg.