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North Korea (Korean: 조선; MR: Chosŏn or literally 북조선; MR: Pukchosŏn), officially the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK or DPR Korea; Korean: 조선민주주의인민공화국, Chosŏn Minjujuŭi Inmin Konghwaguk), is a country in East Asia constituting the northern part of the Korean Peninsula, with Pyongyang the capital and the largest city in the country. To the north and northwest, the country is bordered by China and by Russia along the Amnok (known as the Yalu in Chinese) and Tumen rivers and to the south it is bordered by South Korea, with the heavily fortified Korean Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) separating the two. Nevertheless, North Korea, like its southern counterpart, claims to be the legitimate government of the entire peninsula and adjacent islands.In 1910, Korea was annexed by Imperial Japan. After the Japanese surrender at the end of World War II in 1945, Korea was divided into two zones, with the north occupied by the Soviet Union and the south occupied by the United States. Negotiations on reunification failed, and in 1948, separate governments were formed: the socialist Democratic People's Republic of Korea in the north, and the capitalist Republic of Korea in the south. An invasion initiated by North Kore... [Mehr]

Wirtschaftsindikatoren + Prognosen

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Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric
Balance of Trade -1688.00 17 Dec -226 -2062 : -217 Yearly USD Million
Car Production 0 17 Dec 0.4 0.3 : 1.3 Yearly Ten Thousand Units
Cement Production 0 17 Dec 7077 3150 : 7077 Yearly Thousands of Tonnes
Corruption Index 0 18 Dec 17 8 : 17 Yearly Points
Corruption Rank 0 18 Dec 171 167 : 182 Yearly
Currency 130.00 19 Aug 130 1.3 : 170 Daily
Employed Persons 0 17 Dec 14002 12121 : 17371 Yearly Thousand
Employment Rate 0 15 Dec 74.2 74.2 : 80.4 Yearly %
Exports 0 17 Dec 2914 972 : 3628 Yearly USD Million
GDP Annual Growth Rate -4.10 18 Dec -3.5 -6.5 : 6.1 Yearly %
GDP Constant Prices 30882.30 17 Dec 31997 24912 : 35027 Yearly KPW Billion
GDP From Agriculture 7049.40 17 Dec 7144 4980 : 7144 Yearly KPW Billion
GDP From Construction 2494.00 17 Dec 2609 1480 : 3495 Yearly KPW Billion
GDP From Manufacturing 6196.60 17 Dec 6658 5435 : 11835 Yearly KPW Billion
GDP From Mining 4265.50 17 Dec 4790 3084 : 5732 Yearly KPW Billion
GDP From Public Administration 6958.40 17 Dec 6904 5669 : 6958 Yearly KPW Billion
GDP From Services 9608.80 17 Dec 9562 7877 : 9609 Yearly KPW Billion
GDP From Transport 730.90 17 Dec 763 731 : 764 Yearly KPW Billion
GDP From Utilities 1157.30 17 Dec 1192 815 : 1319 Yearly KPW Billion
IP Addresses 0 14 Mar 77 28 : 261 Quarterly IP
Imports 0 17 Dec 3139 1610 : 4374 Yearly USD Million
Industrial Production 0 15 Dec 1.1 -3.1 : 10 Yearly %
Inflation Rate 55.00 13 Jul 70 30 : 4376 Monthly %
Inflation Rate Mom 0 11 Jan 30 0 : 360 Monthly %
Internet Speed 0 14 Mar 2887 800 : 14704 Quarterly KBps
Labor Force Participation Rate 0 17 Dec 70.5 70.5 : 84.3 Yearly %
Manufacturing Production 0 17 Dec 4.8 -16.7 : 24.1 Yearly %
Population 0 17 Dec 25.37 11.42 : 25.49 Yearly Million
Sales Tax Rate 15.00 18 Dec 15 15 : 15 Yearly %
Steel Production 0 17 Dec 1218 945 : 3364 Yearly Thousand Tonnes
Terrorism Index 0 17 Dec 0 0 : 0 Yearly
Unemployment Rate 0 17 Dec 4.3 4.2 : 6.4 Yearly %
Weapons Sales 0 14 Dec 20 1 : 250 Yearly
Indikator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -1688.00 -1685 -1679 -1679 -1722 -1679 USD Million
Currency 130.00 130 130 130 130 130
GDP Annual Growth Rate -4.10 1 1.3 1.3 1 1.3 %
GDP Constant Prices 30882.30 31191 31284 31284 31191 31597 KPW Billion
GDP From Agriculture 7049.40 7120 7141 7141 7120 7212 KPW Billion
GDP From Construction 2494.00 2519 2526 2526 2519 2552 KPW Billion
GDP From Manufacturing 6196.60 6259 6277 6277 6259 6340 KPW Billion
GDP From Mining 4265.50 4308 4321 4321 4308 4364 KPW Billion
GDP From Public Administration 6958.40 7028 7049 7049 7028 7119 KPW Billion
GDP From Services 9608.80 9705 9734 9734 9705 9831 KPW Billion
GDP From Transport 730.90 738 740 740 738 748 KPW Billion
GDP From Utilities 1157.30 1169 1172 1172 1169 1184 KPW Billion
Inflation Rate 55.00 22 15 15 23.4 10 %
Sales Tax Rate 15.00 15 15 15 15 15 %