I am Hwang Soo-kyeong, Commissioner of Statistics Korea (KOSTAT). On behalf of KOSTAT, I warmly welcome you to our website.
By producing statistics that are essential to our life, KOSTAT will fulfill its roles and responsibilities to deliver statistics to the public in a convenient and ubiquitous manner.
I aim to build on KOSTAT’s role as the backbone of national statistical agency and strengthen its role as the national data hub.
KOSTAT will continue establishing comprehensive plans for the advancement of official statistics, elevating the statistical infrastructure for data sharing between pubic and private sectors and utilizing the data thereof. Furthermore, KOSTAT will strive to develop policy-driven statistics which can contribute to the effective implementation of the policies to underpin the wellbeing of our people, social values, public interests and the fourth industrial revolution.
KOSTAT will always exert its best effort in making the tangible outcomes of government policies that will bring forward the quality of life for our people.