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Hong Kong Labour Force Participation Rate

1981 - 2017 | Monthly | % | Census and Statistics Department

Hong Kong's Labour Force Participation Rate dropped to 61.1 % in Nov 2017, compared with 61.2 % in the previous month. Hong Kong's Labour Force Participation Rate is updated monthly, available from Dec 1981 to Nov 2017, with an average rate of 61.3 % . The data reached the an all-time high of 66.2 % in Sep 1984 and a record low of 59.5 % in Nov 2010. Hong Kong's Labour Force Participation Rate is reported by reported by Census and Statistics Department.

In the latest reports, Hong Kong's Population reached 7.4 million people in Dec 2016. Unemployment Rate of Hong Kong remained the same at 3.0 % in Nov 2017. The country's Monthly Earnings stood at 2,036.3 USD in Sep 2017.

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What was Hong Kong's Labour Force Participation Rate in Nov 2017?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

61.1

Nov 2017

61.2

Oct 2017

59.5

Nov 2010

66.2

Sep 1984

%

monthly

Dec 1981 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017

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Labour Force Participation Rate (LFPR)

Series Details
Series ID

17168201

Name

Labour Force Participation Rate (LFPR)

Country

Hong Kong

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

Census and Statistics Department

First Date

Dec 1981

Last Date

Dec 2017

Last Updated

18 Jan 2018

Statistics
Mean

61.59

Variance

1.56

Standard deviation

1.25

Skewness

1.53

Kurtosis

2.42

Coefficient variation

0.02

Median

61.30

Max
Sep 1984

NaN

Min
Nov 2010

NaN

Previous observation
Nov 2017

61.10

Last observation
Dec 2017

61.10

Number of Observations

343

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More Countries for Labour Force Participation Rate

Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
United States

62.4

Dec 2017

62.7

Nov 2017

57.2

Jan 1948

68.1

Jul 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1948 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Canada

65.2

Dec 2017

65.4

Nov 2017

59.9

Jan 1976

69.3

Jul 1989

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
France

71.9

Sep 2017

72.0

Jun 2017

69.5

Jun 2006

72.0

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Germany

61.5

Sep 2017

60.9

Jun 2017

58.2

Mar 2005

61.5

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Italy

65.4

Sep 2017

65.4

Jun 2017

57.2

Jun 1978

65.5

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Japan

60.6

Nov 2017

60.8

Oct 2017

58.5

Dec 2012

66.1

Oct 1973

%

monthly

Jul 1972 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
United Kingdom

63.4

Sep 2017

63.4

Aug 2017

61.4

May 1983

64.5

Sep 1990

%

monthly

Feb 1971 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Austria

77.1

Sep 2017

76.3

Jun 2017

70.2

Mar 2004

77.4

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Belgium

68.4

Sep 2017

67.6

Jun 2017

63.6

Jun 2001

68.4

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Bulgaria

56.5

Sep 2017

55.8

Jun 2017

47.5

Dec 2000

56.5

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Cyprus

61.9

Sep 2017

61.4

Jun 2017

60.3

Mar 2016

64.7

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Czech Republic

60.6

Sep 2017

60.0

Jun 2017

58.1

Mar 2012

60.6

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Denmark

74.9

2015

74.7

2014

74.7

2014

79.0

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Estonia

63.8

Sep 2017

63.7

Jun 2017

56.9

Jun 2002

63.9

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Finland

65.2

Nov 2017

65.3

Oct 2017

63.5

Dec 2012

71.5

Jun 2008

%

monthly

May 2004 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Greece

59.9

Oct 2017

59.9

Sep 2017

57.4

Mar 2004

60.4

Oct 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Hungary

62.3

Sep 2017

61.8

Jun 2017

51.0

Jun 1998

62.3

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Iceland

80.5

Nov 2017

82.0

Oct 2017

76.1

Nov 2011

87.4

Jul 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Ireland

59.9

Jun 2017

59.8

Mar 2017

56.8

Mar 1998

64.7

Sep 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Latvia

69.5

Sep 2017

68.6

Jun 2017

59.9

Mar 2002

69.5

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Lithuania

60.6

Sep 2017

60.8

Jun 2017

54.7

Dec 2006

61.1

Jun 1999

%

quarterly

Jun 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Argentina

59.8

2017

60.0

2016

59.4

1990

62.4

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Luxembourg

54.6

2016

54.9

2015

53.7

2000

55.6

2013

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Malta

71.1

Sep 2017

69.9

Jun 2017

57.2

Dec 2006

71.1

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Bolivia

65.6

2016

61.0

2015

61.0

2015

67.8

2001

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Netherlands

68.3

Nov 2017

68.3

Oct 2017

62.1

Jan 2005

68.8

Jul 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Norway

64.2

2017

64.4

2016

61.6

1993

67.4

2008

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Brazil

61.9

Nov 2017

61.8

Oct 2017

60.9

Feb 2015

61.9

Nov 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2012 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Poland

56.7

Sep 2017

56.7

Jun 2017

53.2

Mar 2007

57.9

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Dec 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Chile

60.0

Nov 2017

59.7

Oct 2017

56.1

Jul 2009

60.4

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Mar 2009 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Portugal

59.3

Sep 2017

59.0

Jun 2017

58.1

Mar 2016

61.6

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Colombia

64.1

Sep 2017

64.8

Jun 2017

57.5

Dec 2006

65.9

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Romania

56.6

Jun 2017

52.9

Mar 2017

52.7

Mar 2016

67.8

Sep 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Slovakia

60.1

Sep 2017

59.8

Jun 2017

58.5

Mar 2011

60.9

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Slovenia

59.2

Sep 2017

58.1

Jun 2017

55.8

Mar 2016

60.7

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Ecuador

68.3

2017

68.5

2016

63.5

1990

70.3

2006

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Mexico

59.5

Nov 2017

59.5

Oct 2017

58.2

Dec 2010

61.5

Jun 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Spain

58.9

Sep 2017

58.8

Jun 2017

48.9

Jun 1985

60.5

Sep 2012

%

quarterly

Sep 1976 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Panama

64.4

2016

64.2

2015

61.9

2011

64.4

2016

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Sweden

71.9

Nov 2017

72.4

Oct 2017

69.3

Jan 2012

74.8

Jun 2017

%

monthly

Apr 2005 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Paraguay

62.6

2016

62.1

2015

57.3

1999

64.4

2012

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Switzerland

68.6

Sep 2017

68.3

Jun 2017

66.8

Mar 2010

68.8

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Peru

72.2

2016

71.6

2015

69.2

2001

74.1

2010

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Uruguay

63.1

Oct 2017

62.7

Sep 2017

59.6

Jun 2006

65.7

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Venezuela

62.7

Apr 2016

62.8

Mar 2016

62.6

Dec 2015

70.6

Oct 2003

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2016

Updated on Jun 2016
Algeria

41.8

2017

41.8

2016

39.8

2003

43.2

2013

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Australia

65.4

Nov 2017

65.0

Oct 2017

59.6

Jan 1984

66.2

Dec 2010

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Bangladesh

56.5

2017

56.4

2016

56.4

2016

57.6

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Brunei

67.1

2017

67.2

2016

65.0

1990

68.0

2000

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Cambodia

82.7

2015

82.6

2014

81.8

2008

87.5

2011

%

yearly

2007 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Bahrain

72.2

2017

71.9

2016

64.5

1991

72.2

2010

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
China

68.9

2017

69.4

2016

68.9

2017

79.1

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Botswana

71.9

2017

71.6

2016

59.0

2000

71.9

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Hong Kong

61.1

Nov 2017

61.2

Oct 2017

59.5

Nov 2010

66.2

Sep 1984

%

monthly

Dec 1981 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
India

53.8

2017

53.9

2016

53.8

2017

60.8

1994

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Israel

63.9

Nov 2017

63.7

Oct 2017

62.6

Jan 2012

65.0

Jul 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2012 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Indonesia

66.7

Aug 2017

69.0

Feb 2017

65.8

Aug 2015

70.0

Feb 2011

%

semiannually

Feb 2005 - Aug 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Jordan

39.1

2017

39.2

2016

39.1

2017

42.6

1996

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
South Korea

62.3

Dec 2017

63.2

Nov 2017

59.0

Jan 2011

63.8

Jun 2017

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Malawi

77.0

2017

76.8

2016

76.8

2016

77.5

2013

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Malaysia

67.9

Nov 2017

68.0

Oct 2017

67.6

Dec 2016

68.1

Aug 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Laos

78.3

2017

78.1

2016

78.1

2010

81.2

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Macau

70.4

Nov 2017

70.8

Oct 2017

60.8

Sep 2003

74.4

Dec 2014

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Myanmar

65.1

2017

65.3

2016

65.1

2017

73.3

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Nepal

84.2

2017

84.3

2016

83.0

2008

86.2

1995

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
New Zealand

70.6

Sep 2017

69.8

Jun 2017

62.6

Sep 1992

71.0

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Pakistan

54.4

2017

54.4

2016

49.2

1995

54.4

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Philippines

62.1

Oct 2017

60.6

Jul 2017

60.6

Jul 2017

69.0

Apr 2004

%

quarterly

Jul 2003 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Singapore

68.0

2016

68.3

2015

63.1

1998

68.3

2015

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Sri Lanka

53.6

Sep 2017

53.9

Jun 2017

51.5

Jun 2012

54.7

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Taiwan

58.9

Nov 2017

58.9

Oct 2017

56.3

Apr 1982

61.8

Aug 1987

%

monthly

Jan 1978 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Thailand

67.2

Dec 2017

68.3

Nov 2017

66.4

Oct 2017

73.1

Jun 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2013 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Vietnam

76.6

Mar 2017

76.8

Dec 2016

76.2

Jun 2015

78.8

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Albania

58.7

Sep 2017

58.1

Jun 2017

50.8

Mar 2014

58.7

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Armenia

63.4

Sep 2017

60.5

Jun 2017

56.7

Jun 2009

65.9

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Azerbaijan

66.1

2017

66.2

2016

60.8

1990

66.2

2016

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Belarus

82.8

2016

83.3

2015

76.1

2004

83.3

2015

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

42.6

2017

43.1

2016

42.6

2017

44.6

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Croatia

52.2

Sep 2017

51.7

Jun 2017

49.5

Mar 2013

54.1

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Georgia

67.5

2016

67.8

2015

62.2

2006

67.8

2015

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kazakhstan

69.8

Sep 2017

69.5

Jun 2017

68.0

Mar 2002

72.8

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Kyrgyzstan

61.5

2016

62.4

2015

61.5

2016

76.2

1996

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Macedonia

56.8

Sep 2017

56.9

Jun 2017

50.3

Dec 2004

57.8

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Moldova

43.9

Sep 2017

44.1

Jun 2017

37.0

Mar 2012

61.4

Jun 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Mongolia

61.1

Sep 2017

61.6

Jun 2017

59.2

Jun 2008

64.8

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Mauritius

59.2

Sep 2017

60.2

Jun 2017

56.9

Dec 2004

61.0

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Montenegro

56.4

Sep 2017

54.8

Jun 2017

47.1

Mar 2011

56.4

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Russia

69.2

Nov 2017

69.4

Oct 2017

66.8

Feb 2010

70.3

Aug 2016

%

monthly

Aug 2009 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Serbia

55.3

Sep 2017

54.5

Jun 2017

50.8

Mar 2015

55.3

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Tajikistan

46.7

2016

47.7

2015

46.7

2016

78.5

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Turkey

53.1

Oct 2017

53.6

Sep 2017

42.4

Feb 2006

53.7

Aug 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Ukraine

62.2

Sep 2017

61.9

Jun 2017

61.2

Mar 2005

65.3

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Morocco

45.5

Sep 2017

47.3

Jun 2017

45.5

Sep 2017

55.7

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Nigeria

55.1

2017

55.2

2016

54.7

2004

56.4

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Oman

70.2

2017

69.8

2016

54.9

2001

70.2

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Qatar

89.1

2016

88.6

2015

79.7

2006

89.1

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Saudi Arabia

56.1

2017

55.9

2016

48.8

1999

56.1

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
South Africa

59.9

Sep 2017

59.9

Jun 2017

55.0

Dec 2010

60.5

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Sudan

46.5

2017

46.6

2016

46.5

2017

51.7

1996

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Syria

41.1

2017

41.5

2016

41.1

2017

54.2

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Tunisia

46.6

2014

47.8

2012

45.2

2000

47.8

2012

%

yearly

1999 - 2014

Updated on 2017
Yemen

41.8

2010

42.2

2009

39.2

2004

44.5

2005

%

yearly

2004 - 2010

Updated on 2014
United Arab Emirates

79.7

2017

80.4

2016

73.1

1990

82.2

2010

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Egypt

31.8

2016

32.0

2015

27.3

1989

33.4

2010

%

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kuwait

69.0

2017

69.6

2016

64.3

1990

70.6

2014

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Ivory Coast

57.3

2017

57.4

2016

57.3

2017

67.8

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
European Union

57.3

2017

57.5

2016

56.2

1997

57.7

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Kenya

65.4

2017

65.4

2016

64.8

2005

73.8

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Iran

38.9

Mar 2017

38.9

Dec 2016

35.4

Mar 2014

42.6

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Lebanon

47.2

2017

47.1

2016

43.6

1996

47.2

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Kosovo

38.7

2016

37.6

2015

36.9

2012

52.8

2002

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

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 2017
Business Confidence: Net Balance

5.0

Dec 2017

6.0

Sep 2017

-53.0

Mar 2009

27.0

Jun 2010

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
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

8.6

Nov 2017

7.9

Oct 2017

-36.6

Sep 1967

61.6

Aug 1968

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
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 Nov 2017
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 Nov 2017
Domestic Credit Growth

13.7

Sep 2017

12.3

Aug 2017

-18.2

Jun 1999

44.8

Mar 2010

%

monthly

Dec 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

981.6

2016

1,018.4

2015

96.9

1985

1,244.1

2007

%

yearly

1985 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Imports

52,161.3

Nov 2017

48,517.6

Oct 2017

57.9

Feb 1959

52,161.3

Nov 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
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 Nov 2017
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

29,919.2

Dec 2017

29,177.3

Nov 2017

58.6

Aug 1967

31,352.6

Oct 2007

31Jul1964=100

monthly

Jul 1964 - Dec 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Domestic Credit

799,964.3

Sep 2017

783,123.3

Aug 2017

113,621.9

Dec 1991

799,964.3

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1990 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
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 2017
Short Term Interest Rate

1.18

Nov 2017

0.96

Oct 2017

0.10

Nov 2009

15.65

Aug 1998

% pa

monthly

Jul 1996 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
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 Nov 2017
Unemployment Rate

3.00

Nov 2017

3.00

Oct 2017

1.00

Dec 1989

8.50

Jun 2003

%

monthly

Oct 1981 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
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

1.80

Nov 2017

1.78

Oct 2017

0.87

Nov 2012

2.93

Jan 2010

% pa

monthly

Jan 2010 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Total Exports

47,074.2

Nov 2017

42,885.6

Oct 2017

35.9

Feb 1959

47,074.2

Nov 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Bank Lending Rate

5.00

18 Dec 2017

5.00

17 Dec 2017

5.00

18 Dec 2017

20.00

08 Nov 1981

% pa

daily

01 Jan 1981 - 18 Dec 2017

Updated on 18 Dec 2017
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 Dec 2017
Trade Balance

-5,087.1

Nov 2017

-5,631.9

Oct 2017

-7,641.5

Dec 2014

931.9

Jan 2009

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Tax Revenue

5,084.14

Sep 2017

6,716.14

Jun 2017

220.66

Sep 1979

19,692.03

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1979 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
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

13.1

Nov 2017

12.8

Oct 2017

-44.7

Oct 1998

51.8

May 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
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 Oct 2017
Exchange Rate against USD

7.813

Dec 2017

7.805

Nov 2017

4.611

Jan 1978

8.095

Oct 1983

HKD/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 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

8.5

Nov 2017

7.3

Oct 2017

-21.2

Jun 2009

48.1

Jun 2010

%

monthly

Mar 2007 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
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 2017
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

1.6

Nov 2017

1.5

Oct 2017

-4.1

Jul 2003

7.9

Jul 2011

%

monthly

Oct 2000 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
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

105.6

Nov 2017

105.6

Oct 2017

81.0

Aug 2011

144.9

Aug 1998

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
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 Dec 2017
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

2.9

Jun 2017

2.7

Mar 2017

-5.5

Jun 2014

20.8

Dec 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
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 Nov 2017
Business Confidence Growth

3.0

Dec 2017

12.0

Sep 2017

-80.0

Mar 2009

72.0

Mar 2010

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
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 Dec 2017
Policy Rate

1.75

Dec 2017

1.50

Nov 2017

0.50

Nov 2015

8.00

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jun 1992 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 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
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

2.48

2022

2.48

2021

1.08

1989

7.92

2003

%

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

17.12

17 Jan 2018

17.07

16 Jan 2018

6.52

27 Oct 2008

24.48

30 Oct 2007

NA

daily

27 Apr 2000 - 17 Jan 2018

Updated on 17 Jan 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

3,840,300.00

Nov 2017

3,837,100.00

Oct 2017

2,370,600.00

Mar 1983

3,841,200.00

Aug 2017

Person

monthly

Oct 1981 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-21.4

2016

-5.5

2015

-25.4

2009

49.7

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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 Nov 2017
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 Dec 2017
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 Nov 2017
Current Account Balance

2,310.8

Jun 2017

2,181.6

Mar 2017

-3,748.3

Jun 2014

11,868.5

Dec 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
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 2017
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 Dec 2017
Total Exports Growth

7.8

Nov 2017

6.7

Oct 2017

-39.3

Sep 1953

70.6

Apr 1956

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Tourism Revenue Growth

-10.1

2016

-8.4

2015

-10.1

2016

34.1

2010

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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