(measure: percent; Source: The World Federation of Exchanges)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
South Korea: Stock market value traded, percent of GDP
For that indicator, we provide data for South Korea from 1979 to 2019. The average value for South Korea during that period was 71.7 percent with a minimum of 2.51 percent in 1983 and a maximum of 178.56 percent in 2009.
The latest value from 2019 is 117.38 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 60
countries is 29.75 percent.
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Definition: The value of shares traded is the total number of shares traded, both domestic and foreign, multiplied by their respective matching prices. Figures are single counted (only one side of the transaction is considered). Companies admitted to listing and admitted to trading are included in the data. Data are end of year values.