KOSIS – KOrean Statistical Information Service


KOSIS is the national statistical database, operated by Statistics Korea.

As a gateway for Korea’s official statistics, KOSIS offers a convenient one-stop service to full range of major domestic, international and North Korean statistics. Currently, official statistics produced by over 120 statistical agencies covering more than 500 subject matters as well as the latest data on international finance and economy from international organizations (i.e. IMF, World Bank, OECD) are available on KOSIS. In case of its english version, official statistics on 226 subject matters are provided.

Statistical Database provides a easy navigation of the content, while Korea in the world provides general statistical information on Korea, including international comparison data. It is possible to download files from the site.

Guide to KOSIS

Interface and content in Korean and English.

KOSIS – KOrean Statistical Information Service