(measure: percent; Source: International Monetary Fund)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
South Korea: Investment forecast, 1980 - 2026:
For that indicator, we provide data for South Korea from 1980 to 2026. The average value for South Korea during that period was 33.19 percent with a minimum of 27.78 percent in 1998 and a maximum of 41.23 percent in 1991.
The latest value from 2026 is 31.65 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2026 based on 165
countries is 24.96 percent.
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Definition: Expressed as a ratio of total investment in current local currency and GDP in current local currency. Investment or gross capital formation is measured by the total value of the gross fixed capital formation and changes in inventories and acquisitions less disposals of valuables for a unit or sector. The series includes actual historical values for past years and forecast values for the current and the next few years.