Stocks traded, total value as of GDP reached 131 % in 2017 in South Korea, according to OECD. This is 16.2 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, stocks traded, total value as of GDP in South Korea reached an all time high of 187 % in 2009 and an all time low of 2.53 % in 1983. When compared to South Korea's main peers, stocks traded, total value as of GDP in China amounted to 140 %, 119 % in Japan and 17.0 % in Vietnam in 2017.
South Korea has been ranked 5th within the group of 55 countries we follow in terms of stocks traded, total value as of GDP, 5 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Stocks traded refers to the total value of shares traded during the period.