Hong Kong SAR, China Forecast: Unemployment Rate

1980 - 2027 | Yearly | % | International Monetary Fund

Key information about Hong Kong SAR (China) Unemployment Rate Forecast

  • Hong Kong SAR (China) Unemployment Rate is forecasted to be 5.744 % in Dec 2022 as reported by International Monetary Fund
  • It records a decrease from the last reported number of 5.176 % in Dec 2021
  • Looking ahead, Hong Kong SAR (China) Unemployment Rate is projected to stand at 2.971 % in Dec 2027
  • The data is updated yearly and is categorized in CEIC under World Trend Plus’s Country Forecast – Table IMF.WEO: Unemployment Rate

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Hong Kong SAR, China Forecast: Unemployment Rate

What is Hong Kong SAR, China's Forecast: Unemployment Rate in 2027?

Hong Kong SAR (China) Unemployment Rate is forecasted to be 5.744 % in Dec 2022 as reported by International Monetary Fund See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
2.971 2027 3.134 2026 1.079 1989 7.940 2003 % yearly 1980 - 2027

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Afghanistan (%) 0.000 yearly -
Albania (%) 10.000 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Algeria (%) 3.464 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Andorra (%) 1.675 2027 yearly 2010 - 2027
Angola (%) 0.000 yearly -
Antigua and Barbuda (%) 0.000 yearly -
Argentina (%) 8.100 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Armenia (%) 16.500 2027 yearly 2001 - 2027
Aruba (%) 5.091 2026 yearly 1991 - 2026
Australia (%) 4.703 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Austria (%) 4.800 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Azerbaijan (%) 5.564 2027 yearly 2000 - 2027
Bahamas (%) 11.431 2027 yearly 1986 - 2027
Bahrain (%) 3.951 2027 yearly 2007 - 2027
Bangladesh (%) 0.000 yearly -
Barbados (%) 9.392 2027 yearly 1981 - 2027
Belarus (%) 3.754 2027 yearly 1993 - 2027
Belgium (%) 5.522 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Belize (%) 7.404 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Benin (%) 0.000 yearly -
Bhutan (%) 5.000 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Bolivia (%) 4.000 2027 yearly 2000 - 2027
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 15.545 2027 yearly 1995 - 2027
Botswana (%) 0.000 yearly -
Brazil (%) 10.415 2027 yearly 1991 - 2027
Brunei (%) 6.822 2027 yearly 2011 - 2027
Bulgaria (%) 4.200 2027 yearly 1989 - 2027
Burkina Faso (%) 0.000 yearly -
Burundi (%) 0.000 yearly -
Cambodia (%) 0.000 yearly -
Cameroon (%) 0.000 yearly -
Canada (%) 5.009 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Cape Verde (%) 8.500 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Central African Republic (%) 0.000 yearly -
Chad (%) 0.000 yearly -
Chile (%) 6.808 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
China (%) 3.600 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Colombia (%) 9.490 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Comoros (%) 0.000 yearly -
Congo (%) 0.000 yearly -
Costa Rica (%) 9.000 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Croatia (%) 6.265 2027 yearly 1991 - 2027
Cyprus (%) 5.523 2027 yearly 1982 - 2027
Czech Republic (%) 2.300 2027 yearly 1995 - 2027
Democratic Republic of Congo (%) 0.000 yearly -
Denmark (%) 5.000 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Djibouti (%) 0.000 yearly -
Dominica (%) 0.000 yearly -
Dominican Republic (%) 6.000 2027 yearly 1991 - 2027
Ecuador (%) 3.644 2027 yearly 1988 - 2027
Egypt (%) 6.402 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
El Salvador (%) 7.000 2027 yearly 1988 - 2027
Equatorial Guinea (%) 0.000 yearly -
Eritrea (%) 0.000 yearly -
Estonia (%) 4.828 2027 yearly 1993 - 2027
Swaziland (%) 25.000 2016 yearly 1995 - 2016
Ethiopia (%) 0.000 yearly -
Fiji (%) 4.500 2027 yearly 1986 - 2027
Finland (%) 6.500 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
France (%) 7.399 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Gabon (%) 0.000 yearly -
Gambia (%) 0.000 yearly -
Georgia (%) 20.015 2027 yearly 1996 - 2027
Germany (%) 3.142 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Ghana (%) 0.000 yearly -
Greece (%) 10.610 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Grenada (%) 0.000 yearly -
Guatemala (%) 0.000 yearly -
Guinea (%) 0.000 yearly -
Guinea-Bissau (%) 0.000 yearly -
Guyana (%) 0.000 yearly -
Haiti (%) 0.000 yearly -
Honduras (%) 4.398 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 2.971 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Hungary (%) 3.805 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Iceland (%) 4.000 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
India (%) 0.000 yearly -
Indonesia (%) 5.100 2027 yearly 1984 - 2027
Iran (%) 10.819 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Iraq (%) 0.000 yearly -
Ireland (%) 4.955 2027 yearly 1985 - 2027
Israel (%) 3.700 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Italy (%) 8.900 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Ivory Coast (%) 0.000 yearly -
Jamaica (%) 7.700 2019 yearly 1980 - 2019
Japan (%) 2.400 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Jordan (%) 24.425 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Kazakhstan (%) 4.775 2027 yearly 1994 - 2027
Kenya (%) 0.000 yearly -
Kiribati (%) 0.000 yearly -
South Korea (%) 3.597 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Kosovo (%) 25.700 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
Kuwait (%) 1.276 2021 yearly 1981 - 2021
Kyrgyzstan (%) 6.605 2027 yearly 1994 - 2027
Laos (%) 0.000 yearly -
Latvia (%) 6.559 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Lebanon (%) 0.000 yearly -
Lesotho (%) 0.000 2015 yearly 2000 - 2015
Liberia (%) 0.000 yearly -
Libya (%) 0.000 yearly -

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -3.5 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 1999 - Jun 2022
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -3,201.529 Jul 2022 monthly Oct 1998 - Jul 2022
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 6,477.685 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 1979 - Jun 2022
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 7.5 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 1979 - Jun 2022
National Government Debt (USD mn) 161,605.6 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 46.1 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Forecast: Government Expenditure (HKD bn) 883.321 2028 yearly 1982 - 2028
Forecast: Government Net Debt (HKD bn) 203.249 2028 yearly 2005 - 2028
Forecast: Government Revenue (HKD bn) 909.325 2028 yearly 1982 - 2028
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 3.520 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) -3,510.6 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Jul 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 48,509.6 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Jun 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) -8.9 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1953 - Jul 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 343,053.378 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 1,403,964.276 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 303,429.616 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 51,878.3 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Jul 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) -9.9 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1953 - Jul 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 2,439,488.300 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 592,852.824 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 3,180.542 Jul 2022 monthly Apr 1964 - Jul 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 2,055.962 Jul 2022 monthly Apr 1964 - Jul 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 27,863.475 Jul 2022 monthly Apr 1964 - Jul 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 21,676.571 Jul 2022 monthly Apr 1964 - Jul 2022
Exports: Electrical Machinery, Apparatus and Appliances (HKD mn) 188,721.783 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1991 - Jul 2022
Exports: General Industrial Machinery and Equipment nes (HKD mn) 2,649.111 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1991 - Jul 2022
Exports: Telecom & Sound Recording & Reproducing Equipment (HKD mn) 42,330.361 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1991 - Jul 2022
Exports: Road Vehicles, Including Air-Cruhion Vehicles (HKD mn) 602.598 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1991 - Jun 2022
Imports: Office Machines & Automatic Data Processing Machines (HKD mn) 37,479.937 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1991 - Jul 2022
Imports: Telecom & Sound Recording & Reproducing Equipment (HKD mn) 41,019.437 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1991 - Jul 2022
Total Exports Value Index: sa (2016=100) 113.40 Feb 2018 monthly Jan 2002 - Feb 2018
Imports Value Index: sa (2016=100) 117.00 Feb 2018 monthly Jan 2002 - Feb 2018
Total Exports Quantum Index (2016=100) 79.20 Feb 2018 monthly Jan 1982 - Feb 2018
Exports: Office Machines & Automatic Data Processing Machines (HKD mn) 40,549.676 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1991 - Jul 2022
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 48,180.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 10,126.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 11.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 35,166.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 40.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 7,556.345 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 8.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 8,489.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -933.172 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
External Debt (USD mn) 1,857,670.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 510.6 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 1,215,303.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 336.4 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 35.278 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 1,991,459.432 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2010 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment (PI) (HKD mn) 145,052.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: DI: Assets (AS) (HKD mn) -376,024.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: Overall Balance (HKD mn) -52,489.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: Current Account: Debit (HKD mn) -1,665,788.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Services: Credit (HKD mn) 161,772.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Services (HKD mn) 44,752.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (HKD mn) -28,993.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: CFA: Reserve Assets (HKD mn) 52,489.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives (FD) (HKD mn) 16,086.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: OI: Assets (HKD mn) -32,145.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: DI: Liabilities (LB) (HKD mn) 274,461.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: Capital Account: Credit (HKD mn) 5.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: PI: Assets (AS) (HKD mn) 86,079.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Goods: Debit (HKD mn) -1,205,008.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: Current Account: Credit (HKD mn) 1,744,296.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: Other investment (OI) (HKD mn) -161,482.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: FD: Liabilities (HKD mn) -104,713.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: Direct Investment (DI) (HKD mn) -101,564.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: FD: Assets (HKD mn) 120,799.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: Financial Account (FA) (HKD mn) -49,418.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Primary Income (PInc) (HKD mn) 23,246.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: PInc: Debit (HKD mn) -334,936.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: Capital Account (HKD mn) -97.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: Capital Account: Debit (HKD mn) -102.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: PI: Liabilities (LB) (HKD mn) 58,974.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: OI: Liabilities (HKD mn) -129,337.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Goods: Credit (HKD mn) 1,218,829.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Goods (HKD mn) 13,821.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: Current Account (CA) (HKD mn) 79,029.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Secondary Income (SInc) (HKD mn) -2,790.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Services: Debit (HKD mn) -117,020.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: PInc: Credit (HKD mn) 358,182.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: SInc: Debit (HKD mn) -7,977.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: SInc: Credit (HKD mn) 5,187.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
International Investment Position (IIP): Assets (HKD mn) 49,491,687.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2010 - Mar 2022
IIP: Net (HKD mn) 15,598,106.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2010 - Mar 2022
IIP: Liabilities (HKD mn) 33,893,581.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2010 - Mar 2022
External Debt (ED): Total (HKD mn) 14,550,202.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2002 - Mar 2022
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 1.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1997 - Jun 2022
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 94.3 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1982 - Jun 2022
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 259,866.876 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1985 - Jul 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 2,081,910.399 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1980 - Jul 2022
M2 Growth (%) 2.4 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1981 - Jul 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 441,712.0 Jul 2022 monthly Apr 2000 - Jul 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 122.610 Jun 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Jun 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 8.5 Jul 2022 monthly Apr 2000 - Jul 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 117.000 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1990 - Jul 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 1,946,204.744 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1991 - Jul 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 2.5 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Jul 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 875,922.9 Sep 2018 monthly Dec 1990 - Sep 2018
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 9.3 Sep 2018 monthly Dec 1991 - Sep 2018
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector (%) 31.500 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2021
Credit to Households (USD bn) 342.489 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1990 - Dec 2021
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 1,355.986 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1978 - Dec 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 341,841.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1982 - Jun 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 1,393,674.953 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1978 - Jul 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) -0.08 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1979 - Jul 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 224.29 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1973 - Jun 2022
Deposits: Renminbi: Total Outstandings (RMB mn) 554,316.75 Mar 2018 monthly Feb 2004 - Mar 2018
HK: Loans & Advances: Total (HKD mn) 9,652,390.44 Mar 2018 monthly Dec 1978 - Mar 2018
HK: Residential Mortgage: Value: Outstanding Loans (OL) (HKD mn) 1,228,442.00 Mar 2018 monthly Dec 2000 - Mar 2018
HK: Residential Mortgage: Value: New Loans Made (HKD mn) 29,750.00 Mar 2018 monthly Dec 2000 - Mar 2018
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 0.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Sep 2022
BTS: Expected Changes: BS: sa: Retail (%) 25.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2022
BTS: Expected Changes: Business Situation (BS): sa (%) 6.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2022

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