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  • Monthly Survey of Mining and Manufacturing
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  • Overview
    • Overview
      Title Monthly Survey of Mining and Manufacturing
      Type of statistics Designated and surveyed statistics
      Purpose
      • To provide basic data for analyzing monthly economic trends, estimating GDP and GRDP, and measuring labor productivity by indexing changes in the production, shipment and inventory of Mining, Manufacturing, Electricity & Gas Supply and Publishing industries.
      • To provide basic data on the current status and forecast of supply & demand of selected items by measuring the production, shipment and inventory of surveyed items
      • To produce the Production Capacity Index which represents the production capacity of major items in the Manufacturing industry, and the Index of Manufacturing Capacity Utilization Rate which represents how much equipment is being used.
      Periodicity Monthly
      History
      • Aug. 1957: Produced the Industrial Production Index of 1955 for the first time (the Bank of Korea)
      • Index revision as of 1958 and 1960
      • Drew up special classification indices from 1965
      • Drew up the Shipment Index from 1966 (Korea Development Bank)
      • Jan. 1969: Transferred the Survey to the Korea Development Bank
      • Mar. 1970: Current Mining and Manufacturing Survey announced as designated statistics (approval No. 10111)
      • Jul. 1970: Transferred the Survey to the National Bureau of Statistics, Economic Planning Board (the predecessor of the Statistics Korea)
      • Index revision as of 1970, 1975 and 1980
      • Jul. 1988: Index revision as of 1985 (drew up the Industrial Production Index by province)
      • Mar. 1993: Index revision as of 1990 (added Gas Supply and drew up seasonally adjusted index by province)
      • Oct. 1997: Index revision as of 1995 (drew up indices by size of business and type of industry)
      • Dec. 2002: Index revision as of 2000 (drew up the ICT Index of Manufacturing)
      • Feb. 2008: Index revision as of 2005
      • Jul. 2008: Integrated the Survey of Manufacturing Production Capacity & Capacity Utilization Rate
      • Oct. 2008: Changed the survey title into "Monthly Survey of Mining and Manufacturing"
  • Data Provision
    • Data Provision
      Announcement method
      • News releases and Internet: End of the following month
      • Monthly Report on the Industrial Production Statistics: 6 weeks after the reference month
      • Annual Report on the Industrial Production Statistics: May-June of the following year
      Announcement periodicity Monthly
      Publication title
      • Monthly Report on the Industrial Production Statistics: Two months after the reference month
      • Annual Report on the Industrial Production Statistics: May-June of the following year
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