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Hong Kong Forecast: Unemployment Rate

1980 - 2022 | Yearly | % | International Monetary Fund - World Economic Outlook

Hong Kong’s Unemployment Rate is forecasted to be 2.58 % in Dec 2018 as reported by International Monetary Fund - World Economic Outlook. It records no change from the last reported number of 2.58 % in Dec 2017. Looking ahead, Hong Kong’s Unemployment Rate is projected to stand at 2.48 % in Dec 2022. 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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What is Hong Kong's Forecast: Unemployment Rate in 2022?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

2.48

2022

2.48

2021

1.08

1989

7.92

2003

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017

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IMF Forecast: Unemployment Rate: Advanced Economies: Other: Hong Kong

Series Details
Series ID

260807401

Name

IMF Forecast: Unemployment Rate: Advanced Economies: Other: Hong Kong

Country

Hong Kong

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

International Monetary Fund - World Economic Outlook

First Date

1980

Last Date

2022

Last Updated

10 Oct 2017

Statistics
Mean

3.53

Variance

2.56

Standard deviation

1.60

Skewness

0.92

Kurtosis

0.63

Coefficient variation

0.45

Median

3.30

Max
2003

7.92

Min
1989

1.08

Previous observation
2021

2.48

Last observation
2022

2.48

Number of Observations

43

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More Countries for Forecast: Unemployment Rate

Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

12.75

2022

13.00

2021

2.81

1982

26.50

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Algeria

15.78

2022

15.43

2021

9.83

2013

29.50

2000

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Argentina

6.07

2022

6.48

2021

3.00

1980

22.45

2002

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Armenia

18.25

2022

18.35

2021

16.20

2013

38.40

2001

%

yearly

2001 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Australia

4.78

2022

4.88

2021

4.25

2008

10.86

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Austria

5.20

2022

5.10

2021

1.60

1980

6.01

2016

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Azerbaijan

6.05

2022

6.05

2021

6.05

2022

9.66

2003

%

yearly

2003 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Bahamas

9.53

2022

9.49

2021

6.90

2001

15.89

2011

%

yearly

1986 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Bahrain

3.82

2022

3.82

2021

3.36

2015

5.60

2007

%

yearly

2007 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Barbados

9.07

2022

9.31

2021

7.42

2007

24.41

1993

%

yearly

1981 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Belarus

1.02

2022

1.02

2021

0.10

1991

4.02

1996

%

yearly

1991 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Belgium

7.06

2022

7.11

2021

6.45

1991

11.50

1982

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Belize

17.07

2022

15.97

2021

8.20

2008

17.07

2022

%

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Bhutan

3.20

2022

3.20

2021

2.30

2005

4.00

2009

%

yearly

2004 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Bolivia

4.00

2022

4.00

2021

3.23

2012

8.71

2003

%

yearly

2000 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

23.50

2022

24.00

2021

20.50

2017

70.00

1995

%

yearly

1995 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Brazil

10.00

2022

10.08

2021

3.35

1989

13.10

2017

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Brunei

6.90

2022

6.90

2021

6.90

2022

9.30

2011

%

yearly

2011 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Bulgaria

6.10

2022

6.14

2021

0.03

1989

18.13

2000

%

yearly

1989 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Canada

6.35

2022

6.29

2021

6.03

2007

12.00

1983

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Cape Verde

8.50

2022

8.50

2021

8.50

2022

26.00

1995

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Chile

6.30

2022

6.33

2021

5.93

2013

21.00

1983

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
China

4.02

2022

4.02

2021

1.80

1985

4.90

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Colombia

9.00

2022

9.00

2021

4.91

1994

15.58

2002

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Costa Rica

7.63

2022

7.63

2021

3.77

1989

9.74

2015

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Croatia

12.00

2022

12.50

2021

9.91

1997

21.78

2002

%

yearly

1991 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Cyprus

7.71

2022

8.50

2021

1.80

1990

16.07

2014

%

yearly

1982 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Czech Republic

3.50

2022

3.50

2021

2.80

2017

8.82

2000

%

yearly

1995 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Denmark

5.80

2022

5.80

2021

3.46

2008

9.53

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Dominican Republic

5.49

2022

5.49

2021

4.64

2008

9.54

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Ecuador

4.86

2022

5.05

2021

3.80

2014

13.11

1999

%

yearly

1988 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Egypt

5.35

2022

7.06

2021

5.35

2022

13.37

2014

%

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
El Salvador

7.15

2022

7.15

2021

5.88

2008

10.15

1988

%

yearly

1988 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Estonia

10.12

2022

10.10

2021

4.59

2007

16.71

2010

%

yearly

1993 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Fiji

5.50

2022

5.50

2021

3.74

1996

12.00

1988

%

yearly

1986 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Finland

7.03

2022

7.23

2021

3.11

1989

16.70

1994

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
France

7.78

2022

8.02

2021

6.35

1980

10.89

1997

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Georgia

11.76

2016

11.95

2015

7.55

1997

16.85

2009

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Germany

3.53

2022

3.57

2021

3.36

1980

11.01

2005

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Greece

17.10

2022

17.80

2021

2.66

1980

27.48

2013

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Honduras

5.08

2022

5.18

2021

2.90

2007

7.38

2015

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Hong Kong

2.48

2022

2.48

2021

1.08

1989

7.92

2003

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Hungary

4.00

2022

4.08

2021

0.04

1985

11.29

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Iceland

4.00

2022

4.00

2021

0.31

1980

7.56

2010

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Indonesia

5.00

2022

5.00

2021

1.52

1984

11.24

2005

%

yearly

1984 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Iran

12.20

2022

12.22

2021

9.09

1996

16.63

2001

%

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Ireland

5.68

2022

5.68

2021

3.92

2001

19.00

1991

%

yearly

1985 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Israel

4.49

2022

4.49

2021

4.30

2017

13.40

2003

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Italy

9.68

2022

9.98

2021

6.14

2007

12.63

2014

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Jamaica

9.48

2022

9.97

2021

9.48

2022

27.58

1982

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Japan

2.90

2022

2.90

2021

2.02

1980

5.36

2002

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Jordan

15.28

2016

13.07

2015

5.36

1984

19.60

1993

%

yearly

1984 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kazakhstan

4.95

2022

4.95

2021

4.95

2022

13.46

1999

%

yearly

1994 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Kuwait

2.07

2022

2.07

2021

0.50

1992

7.18

1994

%

yearly

1981 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Kyrgyzstan

7.28

2022

7.28

2021

4.11

1994

12.55

2002

%

yearly

1994 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Latvia

8.15

2022

8.19

2021

3.18

1992

20.71

1996

%

yearly

1992 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Lithuania

4.95

2022

5.20

2021

4.25

2007

17.81

2010

%

yearly

1999 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Luxembourg

5.17

2022

5.20

2021

0.72

1980

7.11

2014

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Macau

1.85

2022

1.89

2021

1.70

2014

6.38

2001

%

yearly

2001 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Macedonia

22.45

2022

22.55

2021

22.45

2022

37.25

2005

%

yearly

1996 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Malaysia

2.75

2022

2.75

2021

2.44

1997

8.26

1986

%

yearly

1985 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Malta

4.80

2022

4.80

2021

4.40

2017

12.50

1984

%

yearly

1983 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Mauritius

4.34

2022

5.29

2021

2.73

1991

20.56

1982

%

yearly

1982 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Mexico

3.53

2022

3.53

2021

0.90

1981

6.23

1995

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Moldova

4.20

2022

4.20

2021

2.90

1993

15.00

1994

%

yearly

1993 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Mongolia

7.96

2022

7.96

2021

7.70

2011

11.60

2009

%

yearly

2007 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Morocco

8.36

2022

8.46

2021

8.36

2022

16.00

1995

%

yearly

1995 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Myanmar

4.00

2022

4.00

2021

4.00

2022

4.00

2022

%

yearly

1998 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Netherlands

4.50

2022

4.60

2021

3.06

2000

8.25

1983

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
New Zealand

4.76

2022

4.69

2021

3.58

2007

10.68

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Nicaragua

6.33

2022

6.73

2021

5.00

2007

16.90

1995

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Nigeria

13.38

2016

9.00

2015

5.09

2010

13.38

2016

%

yearly

2010 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Norway

3.70

2022

3.70

2021

1.65

1980

5.95

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Pakistan

6.33

2022

6.26

2021

3.07

1987

8.27

2003

%

yearly

1983 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Panama

5.35

2022

5.35

2021

4.05

2012

18.94

1989

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Paraguay

6.23

2022

6.17

2021

3.30

1995

10.80

2002

%

yearly

1983 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Peru

6.71

2022

6.71

2021

4.16

1988

9.90

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Philippines

5.50

2022

5.50

2021

5.50

2022

11.82

2004

%

yearly

1985 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Poland

3.84

2022

3.79

2021

3.78

2020

19.93

2002

%

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Portugal

7.16

2022

7.62

2021

3.86

1992

16.18

2013

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Romania

6.00

2022

6.00

2021

3.40

1990

10.99

1994

%

yearly

1985 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Russia

5.50

2022

5.50

2021

5.20

2014

13.30

1998

%

yearly

1992 - 2022

Updated on 2017
San Marino

4.67

2022

5.50

2021

3.02

2007

9.18

2015

%

yearly

2001 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Sao Tome and Principe

9.94

2022

10.39

2021

9.94

2022

17.63

2002

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Saudi Arabia

5.60

2016

5.59

2015

4.34

1999

6.25

2006

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Serbia

13.97

2022

14.41

2021

12.10

2000

24.60

2012

%

yearly

1997 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Seychelles

3.00

2022

3.00

2021

1.72

2008

7.70

1995

%

yearly

1995 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Singapore

2.10

2022

2.10

2021

1.43

1997

6.28

1982

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Slovakia

5.70

2022

5.68

2021

5.68

2021

19.46

2001

%

yearly

1993 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Slovenia

6.79

2022

6.60

2021

4.39

2008

10.14

2013

%

yearly

1992 - 2022

Updated on 2017
South Africa

28.59

2022

28.60

2021

9.24

1980

28.60

2020

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
South Korea

3.10

2022

3.10

2021

2.06

1996

6.95

1998

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Spain

13.91

2022

13.92

2021

8.23

2007

26.09

2013

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Sri Lanka

4.00

2022

4.00

2021

4.00

2022

15.90

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Sudan

15.95

2022

16.27

2021

12.03

2011

22.33

1981

%

yearly

1981 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Suriname

6.17

2022

6.94

2021

6.00

2013

13.77

2000

%

yearly

1994 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Sweden

6.40

2022

6.40

2021

2.02

1989

11.15

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Switzerland

2.85

2022

2.89

2021

0.19

1981

5.20

1997

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Syria

8.61

2010

8.14

2009

8.09

2005

16.76

1997

%

yearly

1997 - 2010

Updated on 2015
Taiwan

3.72

2022

3.72

2021

1.23

1980

5.85

2009

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Tajikistan

2.49

2011

2.20

2010

2.10

2009

2.50

2007

%

yearly

2003 - 2011

Updated on 2015
Thailand

0.70

2022

0.70

2021

0.66

2011

3.33

2001

%

yearly

2001 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Trinidad and Tobago

3.91

2022

3.99

2021

3.30

2014

22.24

1987

%

yearly

1981 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Tunisia

12.00

2022

12.00

2021

12.00

2022

18.89

2011

%

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Turkey

10.17

2022

10.30

2021

6.00

2000

13.05

2009

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Ukraine

7.97

2022

8.17

2021

6.35

2007

14.80

1995

%

yearly

1995 - 2022

Updated on 2017
United Kingdom

4.50

2022

4.50

2021

4.39

2017

11.75

1984

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
United States

4.72

2022

4.52

2021

3.97

2000

9.71

1982

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Uruguay

7.19

2022

7.19

2021

6.32

2012

17.15

2003

%

yearly

1983 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Venezuela

37.87

2022

36.25

2021

6.70

2014

37.87

2022

%

yearly

1999 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Vietnam

2.33

2022

2.33

2021

2.10

2014

12.33

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017

More Indicators for Hong Kong

Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Government Debt: % of GDP

43.9

2017

43.6

2016

27.3

2003

43.9

2017

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Business Confidence: Net Balance

2.0

Mar 2018

5.0

Dec 2017

-53.0

Mar 2009

27.0

Jun 2010

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Foreign Direct Investment

37,760.7

Jun 2017

31,814.7

Mar 2017

-7,430.9

Dec 2002

75,935.1

Mar 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Total Imports Growth

9.0

Dec 2017

8.6

Nov 2017

-36.6

Sep 1967

61.6

Aug 1968

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Money Supply M2

1,751,030.60

Nov 2017

1,787,443.77

Oct 2017

17,940.92

Sep 1981

1,787,443.77

Oct 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1980 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Government Revenue

689.12

2022

654.20

2021

38.50

1984

689.12

2022

HKD bn

yearly

1984 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Teledensity: Fixed Line

58.70

2016

59.23

2015

2.57

1960

61.87

2010

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Real GDP Growth

3.6

Sep 2017

3.9

Jun 2017

-8.1

Sep 1998

12.3

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Labour Productivity Growth

2.19

Sep 2017

2.59

Jun 2017

-7.40

Sep 1998

8.82

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Jun 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Domestic Credit Growth

23.3

Oct 2017

14.1

Sep 2017

-18.2

Jun 1999

44.8

Mar 2010

%

monthly

Dec 1991 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

981.6

2016

1,018.4

2015

96.9

1985

1,244.1

2007

%

yearly

1985 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Total Imports

53,833.0

Dec 2017

52,161.3

Nov 2017

57.9

Feb 1959

53,833.0

Dec 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

2.86

Oct 2017

2.39

Sep 2017

-3.33

Jul 2002

11.66

Jul 2008

%

monthly

Oct 2000 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

51,925.76

2022

50,202.77

2021

5,551.00

1983

51,925.76

2022

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

8.36

2016

12.35

2015

6.19

2007

191.84

2011

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Public Consumption: % of GDP

9.7

Sep 2017

10.0

Jun 2017

5.0

Jun 1973

11.7

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Retail Sales Growth

2.9

Oct 2017

5.4

Sep 2017

-21.2

Sep 1998

23.7

Jul 2011

%

monthly

Jan 1982 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Equity Market Index

32,887.3

Jan 2018

29,919.2

Dec 2017

58.6

Aug 1967

32,887.3

Jan 2018

31Jul1964=100

monthly

Jul 1964 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Domestic Credit

868,116.8

Oct 2017

802,966.8

Sep 2017

113,621.9

Dec 1991

868,116.8

Oct 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1990 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Non Performing Loans Ratio

0.6

Sep 2017

0.7

Jun 2017

0.4

Sep 2014

10.6

Sep 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Visitor Arrivals

2,525,513

Oct 2017

2,086,172

Sep 2017

990,100

Jun 2009

2,847,316

Aug 2014

Person

monthly

Mar 2006 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Forecast: Government Expenditure

648.21

2022

615.36

2021

36.09

1984

648.21

2022

HKD bn

yearly

1984 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

4,600.00

Dec 2016

8,103.00

Jun 2016

4,103.00

Dec 2009

13,700.00

Dec 2015

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Population

7.4

2016

7.3

2015

3.1

1960

7.4

2016

Person mn

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Capital Adequacy Ratio

18.7

Sep 2017

18.7

Jun 2017

13.4

Dec 2007

19.6

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Sep 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Household Debt: % of GDP

67.1

2016

66.5

2015

15.2

1982

67.1

2016

%

yearly

1982 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Short Term Interest Rate

1.22

Jan 2018

1.31

Dec 2017

0.10

Nov 2009

15.65

Aug 1998

% pa

monthly

Jul 1996 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Gold Reserves

86.00

Nov 2017

85.00

Oct 2017

17.00

Apr 2001

122.00

Aug 2011

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1990 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Government Net Debt

0.00

2022

0.00

2021

0.00

2022

45.53

2002

HKD bn

yearly

2001 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

41,600.00

Dec 2016

23,909.00

Jun 2016

18,098.00

Jun 2013

48,500.00

Dec 2014

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
GDP Deflator Growth

3.1

Sep 2017

3.3

Jun 2017

-6.8

Sep 2003

19.9

Mar 1980

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Unemployment Rate

2.90

Dec 2017

3.00

Nov 2017

1.00

Dec 1989

8.50

Jun 2003

%

monthly

Oct 1981 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Direct Investment Abroad

8,174.7

Sep 2017

42,502.7

Jun 2017

-5,695.1

Jun 2015

58,614.9

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Long Term Interest Rate

1.99

Jan 2018

1.82

Dec 2017

0.87

Nov 2012

2.93

Jan 2010

% pa

monthly

Jan 2010 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Total Exports

46,166.4

Dec 2017

47,074.2

Nov 2017

35.9

Feb 1959

47,074.2

Nov 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Bank Lending Rate

5.00

22 Feb 2018

5.00

21 Feb 2018

5.00

22 Feb 2018

20.00

08 Nov 1981

% pa

daily

01 Jan 1981 - 22 Feb 2018

Updated on 22 Feb 2018
External Debt: % of GDP

422.4

2016

420.2

2015

218.2

2002

446.4

2014

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Producer Price Index Growth

3.7

Sep 2017

3.8

Jun 2017

-6.2

Mar 2014

9.6

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Trade Balance

-7,666.6

Dec 2017

-5,087.1

Nov 2017

-7,666.6

Dec 2017

931.9

Jan 2009

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Tax Revenue

20,103.70

Dec 2017

5,084.14

Sep 2017

220.66

Sep 1979

20,103.70

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1979 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

75,092.31

2022

71,908.04

2021

6,771.06

1980

75,092.31

2022

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Natural Gas: Consumption

0.32

2016

0.31

2015

0.00

1995

0.37

2010

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
House Prices Growth

14.8

Dec 2017

13.4

Nov 2017

-44.7

Oct 1998

51.8

May 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Consumer Confidence Growth

10.5

Sep 2017

14.4

Jun 2017

-41.0

Sep 2008

76.8

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Exchange Rate against USD

7.819

Jan 2018

7.813

Dec 2017

4.611

Jan 1978

8.095

Oct 1983

HKD/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Foreign Exchange Reserves

421,918.0

Nov 2017

419,091.0

Oct 2017

93,921.0

Apr 2000

421,918.0

Nov 2017

USD mn

monthly

Apr 2000 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Visitor Arrivals Growth

5.0

Dec 2017

8.5

Nov 2017

-21.2

Jun 2009

48.1

Jun 2010

%

monthly

Mar 2007 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

3.26

2022

3.07

2021

-5.88

1998

13.39

1987

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

4.4

2017

0.6

2016

-4.8

2002

7.3

2008

%

yearly

1982 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

1.9

Jan 2018

1.7

Dec 2017

-4.1

Jul 2003

7.9

Jul 2011

%

monthly

Oct 2000 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
External Debt

1,512,331.2

Sep 2017

1,498,882.5

Jun 2017

347,204.7

Jun 2003

1,512,331.2

Sep 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Real Effective Exchange Rate

104.9

Dec 2017

105.5

Nov 2017

81.0

Aug 2011

144.9

Aug 1998

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Gross National Product

90,602.47

Sep 2017

87,266.43

Jun 2017

37,688.64

Jun 2003

90,602.47

Sep 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Gross Savings Rate

27.9

Sep 2017

24.2

Jun 2017

19.3

Jun 2014

37.6

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Labour Force Participation Rate

61.1

Dec 2017

61.1

Nov 2017

59.5

Nov 2010

66.2

Sep 1984

%

monthly

Dec 1981 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

8.5

Sep 2017

2.9

Jun 2017

-5.5

Jun 2014

20.8

Dec 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
M2 Growth

11.2

Apr/2017

10.1

Mar/2017

-6.1

Oct/2008

86.8

Oct/1982

%

monthly

Dec/1981 - Apr/2017

Updated on Jun/2017
Private Consumption Expenditure

56,269.24

Sep 2017

57,443.67

Jun 2017

1,171.75

Mar 1973

57,443.67

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Forecast: Employment

3.83

2018

3.83

2017

2.39

1981

3.83

2018

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2018

Updated on 2017
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector

1,069.93

Jun 2017

1,009.72

Mar 2017

17.96

Dec 1978

1,069.93

Jun 2017

USD bn

quarterly

Dec 1978 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Investment: % of GDP

20.5

Sep 2017

23.3

Jun 2017

17.5

Mar 2009

40.0

Jun 1995

%

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Business Confidence Growth

3.0

Mar 2018

3.0

Dec 2017

-80.0

Mar 2009

72.0

Mar 2010

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

11.3

Sep 2017

46.7

Jun 2017

-17.0

Dec 2002

102.9

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Policy Rate

1.75

Jan 2018

1.75

Dec 2017

0.50

Nov 2015

8.00

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jun 1992 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

17,900.83

Sep 2017

18,636.51

Jun 2017

404.33

Mar 1973

19,974.86

Dec 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Forecast: Current Account Balance

14.00

2022

13.00

2021

-9.06

1995

32.85

2008

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Aluminum: Exports

350,777.11

2016

468,276.05

2015

350,777.11

2016

853,487.93

1996

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Industrial Production Index Growth

0.3

Sep 2017

0.4

Jun 2017

-14.2

Dec 1998

23.8

Mar 1987

%

quarterly

Mar 1983 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Household Expenditure per Capita

14,320.59

2015

11,028.46

2010

4,758.30

1990

14,320.59

2015

USD

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2016
External Debt: Short Term

999,523.6

Sep 2017

996,537.4

Jun 2017

217,563.6

Jun 2003

999,523.6

Sep 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
P/E ratio

16.78

21 Feb 2018

16.48

20 Feb 2018

6.52

27 Oct 2008

24.48

30 Oct 2007

NA

daily

27 Apr 2000 - 21 Feb 2018

Updated on 21 Feb 2018
Tourism Revenue

38,161

2016

42,488

2015

7,336

1998

46,349

2014

USD mn

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Employed Persons

3,850,600.00

Dec 2017

3,840,300.00

Nov 2017

2,370,600.00

Mar 1983

3,850,600.00

Dec 2017

Person

monthly

Oct 1981 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-21.4

2016

-5.5

2015

-25.4

2009

49.7

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

3.00

2022

2.80

2021

-3.95

1999

11.24

1991

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

3.50

2022

3.36

2021

-11.26

2009

33.51

1987

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Credit to Households

226.03

Jun 2017

219.88

Mar 2017

26.49

Dec 1990

226.03

Jun 2017

USD bn

quarterly

Dec 1990 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

89,017,684.83

2016

91,891,879.66

2015

10,323,597.60

1995

91,891,879.66

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Television

836,555.41

2016

837,220.17

2015

754,470.63

1999

2,678,068.38

1995

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Number of Subscriber Mobile

17,233,286.00

2016

16,724,440.00

2015

0.00

1983

17,233,286.00

2016

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Oil Consumption

380.23

2016

367.66

2015

40.61

1965

380.23

2016

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Container Port Throughput

19,580,000.00

2016

20,114,000.00

2015

19,580,000.00

2016

24,494,229.00

2008

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

105.43

2017

100.50

2016

94.42

2004

117.18

2012

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicament

251,580.67

2016

303,901.65

2015

47,277.31

1998

326,237.39

2012

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Coal Consumption

6.70

2016

6.70

2015

0.00

1980

8.14

2014

TOE mn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
GDP per Capita

43,741.59

2016

42,431.42

2015

411.77

1961

43,741.59

2016

USD

yearly

1961 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Private Consumption: % of GDP

64.7

Sep 2017

71.1

Jun 2017

53.0

Sep 1989

72.2

Jun 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Total Deposits

1,625,111.14

Nov 2017

1,662,359.71

Oct 2017

160,372.96

Feb 1991

1,662,359.71

Oct 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1991 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Imports: ICT Goods

266,528,795.79

2015

261,395,869.53

2014

57,266,699.37

2001

266,528,795.79

2015

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

91,406,035.21

2016

92,622,801.03

2015

9,062,649.33

1995

92,622,801.03

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Television

448,905.67

2016

581,589.53

2015

361,922.19

2001

1,512,440.43

1995

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nominal Residential Property Price Index

221.00

Jun 2017

208.71

Mar 2017

10.93

Dec 1979

221.00

Jun 2017

2010=100

quarterly

Dec 1979 - Jun 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Nominal Residential Property Price Index Growth

21.23

Jun 2017

14.69

Mar 2017

-38.85

Sep 1998

60.48

Mar 1992

%

quarterly

Dec 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Real Residential Property Price Index

173.23

Jun 2017

164.49

Mar 2017

28.65

Sep 1984

173.23

Jun 2017

2010=100

quarterly

Dec 1979 - Jun 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Real Residential Property Price Index Growth

18.87

Jun 2017

14.06

Mar 2017

-40.55

Sep 1998

45.96

Mar 1992

%

quarterly

Dec 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

4,323,291.00

2016

4,331,725.00

2015

79,145.00

1960

4,419,423.00

2013

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Teledensity: Mobile

233.99

2016

228.68

2015

0.00

1983

235.61

2013

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

49,810.49

2016

72,778.01

2015

45,422.24

2006

228,098.14

1995

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
National Government Debt

143,058.3

2017

135,803.2

2016

45,302.0

2003

143,058.3

2017

USD mn

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Monthly Earnings

2,036

Sep 2017

2,017

Jun 2017

1,331

Mar 2005

2,036

Sep 2017

USD

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Nominal GDP

86,996.1

Sep 2017

80,790.8

Jun 2017

1,826.2

Mar 1973

87,478.3

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Current Account Balance

7,419.5

Sep 2017

2,310.8

Jun 2017

-3,748.3

Jun 2014

11,868.5

Dec 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Electricity Production

11,920

Sep 2017

9,177

Jun 2017

5,654

Mar 1994

12,269

Sep 2009

GWh

quarterly

Mar 1992 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

285.3

2016

291.3

2015

135.3

2002

318.5

2014

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Household Debt

231,295.7

Sep 2017

225,566.5

Jun 2017

4,514.3

Dec 1982

231,295.7

Sep 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1982 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales

46,200

2016

58,800

2015

32,900

2009

62,200

2014

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

8.1

Nov 2017

8.6

Oct 2017

4.1

Oct 2008

11.8

Feb 2016

NA

monthly

Apr 2000 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Foreign Portfolio Investment

6,937.49

Sep 2017

15,214.55

Jun 2017

-31,758.92

Mar 2008

39,011.11

Dec 2007

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Total Exports Growth

6.0

Dec 2017

7.8

Nov 2017

-39.3

Sep 1953

70.6

Apr 1956

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Tourism Revenue Growth

-10.1

2016

-8.4

2015

-10.1

2016

34.1

2010

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Nominal GDP Growth

6.86

Sep 2017

7.35

Jun 2017

-7.65

Dec 1998

36.82

Dec 1979

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Public Consumption Expenditure

8,404.38

Sep 2017

8,095.51

Jun 2017

93.47

Jun 1973

8,692.39

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Money Supply M1

206,454.27

Nov 2017

210,346.78

Oct 2017

4,504.25

Jan 1985

210,346.78

Oct 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1985 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

124.66

Sep 2017

123.12

Jun 2017

57.32

Jun 2000

124.66

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Forecast: Population

7.72

2022

7.66

2021

5.10

1980

7.72

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Registered

674.25

2015

648.81

2014

499.00

2005

674.25

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector

28.00

Jun 2017

26.60

Mar 2017

13.70

Sep 2004

28.00

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Exports: ICT Goods

248,365,519.71

2015

238,466,573.40

2014

49,802,682.16

2001

248,365,519.71

2015

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017