Non-performing Loans rose 8.19% to KRW 8,231 bil in South Korea in 2016

Non-performing Loans (KRW bil)
Banking | South Korea | February 7, 2019
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Non-performing loans reached 8,231 KRW bil in 2016 in South Korea, according to the National Central Bank. This is 8.19 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, non-performing loans in South Korea reached an all time high of 8,231 KRW bil in 2016 and an all time low of 6,486 KRW bil in 2011. When compared to South Korea's main peers, non-performing loans in China amounted to 1,512 CNY bil and 134,405 VND bil in Vietnam in 2016.

South Korea has been ranked 5th within the group of 100 countries we follow in terms of non-performing loans.

A non-performing loan is a loan that is in default or close to being in default.

Non-Performing Loans (Local Currency) Unit 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Cambodia KHR bil 515 666 734 930 1,407
China CNY bil 493 592 843 1,274 1,512 ...
Dem. People's Republic of Korea KPW bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
India INR bil ... 1,863 2,588 3,084 4,690 7,583 ...
Japan JPY bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Laos LAK bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Russia RUB bil 2,088 2,461 3,577 4,851 5,160 ...
South Korea KRW bil 8,082 8,068 7,591 7,608 8,231 ... ...
Thailand THB bil 247 259 272 333 381
USA USD bil 271 203 160 136 130 ...
Vietnam VND bil 102,783 102,376 127,267 117,153 134,405 ...