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Hong Kong Labour Force Participation Rate

1981 - 2018 | Monthly | % | Census and Statistics Department

Hong Kong's Labour Force Participation Rate increased to 61.3 % in Feb 2018, compared with 61.2 % in the previous month. Hong Kong's Labour Force Participation Rate is updated monthly, available from Dec 1981 to Feb 2018, 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 2017. Unemployment Rate of Hong Kong remained the same at 2.9 % in Feb 2018. The country's Monthly Earnings stood at 2,026.1 USD in Dec 2017.

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What was Hong Kong's Labour Force Participation Rate in Feb 2018?

Last

61.3

Feb 2018
Previous

61.2

Jan 2018
Min

59.5

Nov 2010
Max

66.2

Sep 1984
Unit

%

Frequency

monthly

Range

Dec 1981 - Feb 2018

Updated on 19 Mar 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

61.3

Feb 2018

61.2

Jan 2018

59.5

Nov 2010

66.2

Sep 1984

%

monthly

Dec 1981 - Feb 2018

Updated on 19 Mar 2018

View Hong Kong's Labour Force Participation Rate from Dec 1981 to Feb 2018 in the chart:

Labour Force Participation Rate Hong Kong

Series Details
Series ID

17168201

Name

Labour Force Participation Rate Hong Kong

Country

Hong Kong

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

Census and Statistics Department

First Date

Dec 1981

Last Date

Feb 2018

Last Updated

19 Mar 2018

Statistics
Mean

61.58869565217392

Variance

1.5518776541961616

Standard deviation

1.2457438156363296

Skewness

1.5371062152234132

Kurtosis

2.455527794220358

Coefficient variation

0.02022682575828115

Median

61.3

Max
Sep 1984

66.2

Min
Nov 2010

59.5

Previous observation
Jan 2018

61.2

Last observation
Feb 2018

61.3

Number of Observations

345

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
United States

62.9

Feb 2018

62.3

Jan 2018

57.2

Jan 1948

68.1

Jul 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1948 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-09
Canada

64.6

Feb 2018

64.6

Jan 2018

59.9

Jan 1976

69.3

Jul 1989

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-09
France

72.0

Dec 2017

71.9

Sep 2017

69.5

Jun 2006

72.0

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-15
Germany

61.7

Dec 2017

61.5

Sep 2017

58.2

Mar 2005

61.7

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Italy

65.7

Dec 2017

65.4

Sep 2017

57.2

Jun 1978

65.7

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Japan

60.8

Feb 2018

60.5

Jan 2018

58.5

Dec 2012

66.1

Oct 1973

%

monthly

Jul 1972 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
United Kingdom

63.7

Dec 2017

63.6

Nov 2017

61.4

May 1983

64.5

Sep 1990

%

monthly

Feb 1971 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Austria

76.8

Dec 2017

77.1

Sep 2017

70.2

Mar 2004

77.4

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Belgium

68.6

Dec 2017

68.4

Sep 2017

63.6

Jun 2001

68.6

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Bulgaria

55.5

Dec 2017

56.5

Sep 2017

47.5

Dec 2000

56.5

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Cyprus

61.5

Dec 2017

61.9

Sep 2017

60.3

Mar 2016

64.7

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-09
Czech Republic

60.4

Dec 2017

60.6

Sep 2017

58.1

Mar 2012

60.6

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Denmark

75.5

2016

74.9

2015

74.7

2014

79.0

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-01
Estonia

63.9

Dec 2017

63.8

Sep 2017

56.9

Jun 2002

63.9

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-14
Finland

65.5

Feb 2018

65.5

Jan 2018

63.5

Dec 2012

71.5

Jun 2008

%

monthly

May 2004 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
Greece

59.2

Dec 2017

58.8

Nov 2017

57.4

Mar 2004

60.4

Oct 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Hungary

62.1

Dec 2017

62.3

Sep 2017

51.0

Jun 1998

62.3

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-20
Iceland

80.1

Feb 2018

81.7

Jan 2018

76.1

Nov 2011

87.4

Jul 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-22
Latvia

69.3

Dec 2017

69.5

Sep 2017

59.9

Mar 2002

69.5

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-22
Lithuania

60.6

Dec 2017

60.6

Sep 2017

54.7

Dec 2006

61.1

Jun 1999

%

quarterly

Jun 1998 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-15
Argentina

59.8

2017

60.0

2016

59.4

1990

62.4

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-18
Luxembourg

54.6

2016

54.9

2015

53.7

2000

55.6

2013

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Malta

72.0

Dec 2017

71.1

Sep 2017

57.2

Dec 2006

72.0

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Bolivia

65.6

2016

61.0

2015

61.0

2015

67.8

2001

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-17
Netherlands

68.2

Feb 2018

68.1

Jan 2018

62.1

Jan 2005

68.8

Jul 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-15
Norway

64.2

2017

64.4

2016

61.6

1993

67.4

2008

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
Brazil

61.6

Feb 2018

61.7

Jan 2018

60.9

Feb 2015

61.9

Nov 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2012 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Poland

56.2

Dec 2017

56.7

Sep 2017

53.2

Mar 2007

57.9

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Dec 1998 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-23
Chile

60.1

Feb 2018

60.3

Jan 2018

56.1

Jul 2009

60.4

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Mar 2009 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Portugal

59.0

Dec 2017

59.3

Sep 2017

58.1

Mar 2016

61.6

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-07
Colombia

64.9

Dec 2017

64.1

Sep 2017

57.5

Dec 2006

65.9

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-13
Romania

56.1

Sep 2017

56.6

Jun 2017

52.7

Mar 2016

67.8

Sep 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-02-09
Slovakia

59.9

Dec 2017

60.1

Sep 2017

58.5

Mar 2011

60.9

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-16
Slovenia

58.8

Dec 2017

59.2

Sep 2017

55.8

Mar 2016

60.7

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Ecuador

68.3

2017

68.5

2016

63.5

1990

70.3

2006

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Mexico

59.2

Feb 2018

59.0

Jan 2018

58.2

Dec 2010

61.5

Jun 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27
Spain

58.8

Dec 2017

58.9

Sep 2017

48.9

Jun 1985

60.5

Sep 2012

%

quarterly

Sep 1976 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-01-25
Panama

64.4

2016

64.2

2015

61.9

2011

64.4

2016

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016-12-07
Sweden

72.2

Feb 2018

71.8

Jan 2018

69.3

Jan 2012

74.8

Jun 2017

%

monthly

Apr 2005 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
Paraguay

62.6

2016

62.1

2015

57.3

1999

64.4

2012

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017-08-18
Switzerland

68.6

Dec 2017

68.6

Sep 2017

66.8

Mar 2010

68.8

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-15
Peru

72.2

2016

71.6

2015

69.2

2001

74.1

2010

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-19
Uruguay

62.6

Jan 2018

62.5

Dec 2017

59.6

Jun 2006

65.7

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-09
Venezuela

62.7

Apr 2016

62.8

Mar 2016

62.6

Dec 2015

70.6

Oct 2003

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2016

Updated on 2016-06-29
Algeria

41.8

2017

41.8

2016

39.8

2003

43.2

2013

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-21
Australia

66.2

Feb 2018

65.1

Jan 2018

59.6

Jan 1984

66.3

Dec 2017

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-22
Bangladesh

56.5

2017

56.4

2016

56.4

2016

57.6

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-18
Brunei

67.1

2017

67.2

2016

65.0

1990

68.0

2000

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-18
Cambodia

82.7

2015

82.6

2014

81.8

2008

87.5

2011

%

yearly

2007 - 2015

Updated on 2017-05-26
Bahrain

72.2

2017

71.9

2016

64.5

1991

72.2

2010

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
China

68.9

2017

69.4

2016

68.9

2017

79.1

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-18
Botswana

71.9

2017

71.6

2016

59.0

2000

71.9

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
Hong Kong

61.3

Feb 2018

61.2

Jan 2018

59.5

Nov 2010

66.2

Sep 1984

%

monthly

Dec 1981 - Feb 2018

Updated on 19 Mar 2018
India

53.8

2017

53.9

2016

53.8

2017

60.8

1994

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-18
Israel

64.0

Feb 2018

63.6

Jan 2018

62.6

Jan 2012

65.0

Jul 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2012 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Indonesia

66.7

Aug 2017

69.0

Feb 2017

65.8

Aug 2015

70.0

Feb 2011

%

semiannually

Feb 2005 - Aug 2017

Updated on 2017-12-04
Jordan

39.1

2017

39.2

2016

39.1

2017

42.6

1996

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
South Korea

62.0

Feb 2018

61.8

Jan 2018

59.2

Jan 2011

63.9

Jun 2017

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-13
Malawi

77.0

2017

76.8

2016

76.8

2016

77.5

2013

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
Malaysia

68.2

Jan 2018

68.1

Dec 2017

67.6

Dec 2016

68.2

Jan 2018

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-15
Laos

78.3

2017

78.1

2016

78.1

2010

81.2

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
Macau

70.2

Feb 2018

69.8

Jan 2018

60.8

Sep 2003

74.4

Dec 2014

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27
Myanmar

65.1

2017

65.3

2016

65.1

2017

73.3

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Nepal

84.2

2017

84.3

2016

83.0

2008

86.2

1995

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-18
New Zealand

71.3

Dec 2017

70.6

Sep 2017

62.6

Sep 1992

71.3

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-06
Pakistan

54.4

2017

54.4

2016

49.2

1995

54.4

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-18
Philippines

62.2

Jan 2018

62.1

Oct 2017

60.6

Jul 2017

69.0

Apr 2004

%

quarterly

Jul 2003 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-07
Singapore

67.7

2017

68.0

2016

63.1

1998

68.3

2015

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-01-26
Sri Lanka

54.1

Dec 2017

53.6

Sep 2017

51.5

Jun 2012

54.7

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Taiwan

58.9

Feb 2018

58.9

Jan 2018

56.3

Apr 1982

61.8

Aug 1987

%

monthly

Jan 1978 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-22
Thailand

68.4

Feb 2018

67.3

Jan 2018

66.4

Oct 2017

73.1

Jun 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2013 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-07
Vietnam

76.9

Dec 2017

76.7

Sep 2017

76.2

Jun 2015

78.8

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Albania

59.1

Dec 2017

58.7

Sep 2017

50.8

Mar 2014

59.1

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-12
Armenia

60.9

Dec 2017

63.4

Sep 2017

56.7

Jun 2009

65.9

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Azerbaijan

66.1

2017

66.2

2016

60.8

1990

66.2

2016

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-18
Belarus

82.8

2016

83.3

2015

76.1

2004

83.3

2015

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-26
Bosnia and Herzegovina

42.6

2017

43.1

2016

42.6

2017

44.6

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017-07-11
Croatia

52.2

Sep 2017

51.7

Jun 2017

49.5

Mar 2013

54.1

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-01-15
Georgia

67.5

2016

67.8

2015

62.2

2006

67.8

2015

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017-05-25
Kazakhstan

69.8

Dec 2017

69.8

Sep 2017

68.0

Mar 2002

72.8

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-12
Kyrgyzstan

61.5

2016

62.4

2015

61.5

2016

76.2

1996

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2017-12-27
Macedonia

56.8

Dec 2017

56.8

Sep 2017

50.3

Dec 2004

57.8

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-09
Moldova

40.6

Dec 2017

43.9

Sep 2017

37.0

Mar 2012

61.4

Jun 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-06
Mongolia

62.4

Dec 2017

61.1

Sep 2017

59.2

Jun 2008

64.8

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-14
Mauritius

59.5

Dec 2017

59.2

Sep 2017

56.9

Dec 2004

61.0

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Montenegro

53.5

Dec 2017

56.4

Sep 2017

47.1

Mar 2011

56.4

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Russia

69.3

Dec 2017

69.2

Nov 2017

66.8

Feb 2010

70.3

Aug 2016

%

monthly

Aug 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Serbia

54.2

Dec 2017

55.3

Sep 2017

50.8

Mar 2015

55.3

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-05
Tajikistan

46.7

2016

47.7

2015

46.7

2016

78.5

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-12
Turkey

52.4

Dec 2017

52.8

Nov 2017

42.4

Feb 2006

53.7

Aug 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-15
Ukraine

61.5

Dec 2017

62.2

Sep 2017

61.2

Mar 2005

65.3

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Morocco

45.5

Sep 2017

47.3

Jun 2017

45.5

Sep 2017

55.7

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2017-11-06
Nigeria

55.1

2017

55.2

2016

54.7

2004

56.4

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-18
Oman

70.2

2017

69.8

2016

54.9

2001

70.2

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
Qatar

89.1

2016

88.6

2015

79.7

2006

89.1

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017-07-18
Saudi Arabia

56.1

2017

55.9

2016

48.8

1999

56.1

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
South Africa

58.8

Dec 2017

59.9

Sep 2017

55.0

Dec 2010

60.5

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-13
Sudan

46.5

2017

46.6

2016

46.5

2017

51.7

1996

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-18
Syria

41.1

2017

41.5

2016

41.1

2017

54.2

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
Tunisia

46.6

2014

47.8

2012

45.2

2000

47.8

2012

%

yearly

1999 - 2014

Updated on 2017-10-19
Yemen

41.8

2010

42.2

2009

39.2

2004

44.5

2005

%

yearly

2004 - 2010

Updated on 2014-06-17
United Arab Emirates

79.7

2017

80.4

2016

73.1

1990

82.2

2010

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
Egypt

31.8

2016

32.0

2015

27.3

1989

33.4

2010

%

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-12
Kuwait

69.0

2017

69.6

2016

64.3

1990

70.6

2014

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
Ivory Coast

57.3

2017

57.4

2016

57.3

2017

67.8

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
European Union

57.3

2017

57.5

2016

56.2

1997

57.7

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Kenya

65.4

2017

65.4

2016

64.8

2005

73.8

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
Iran

40.1

Dec 2017

41.0

Sep 2017

35.4

Mar 2014

42.6

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-25
Lebanon

47.2

2017

47.1

2016

43.6

1996

47.2

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
Kosovo

38.7

2016

37.6

2015

36.9

2012

52.8

2002

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017-05-15

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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 2018-03-12
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 2018-03-14
Foreign Direct Investment

42,976.6

Dec 2017

9,866.1

Sep 2017

-7,430.9

Dec 2002

75,935.1

Mar 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-22
Total Imports Growth

-3.2

Feb 2018

23.8

Jan 2018

-36.6

Sep 1967

61.6

Aug 1968

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27
Money Supply M2

1,789,800.12

Feb 2018

1,803,451.09

Jan 2018

17,940.92

Sep 1981

1,803,451.09

Jan 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1980 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Forecast: Government Revenue

689.12

2022

654.20

2021

38.50

1984

689.12

2022

HKD bn

yearly

1984 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Teledensity: Fixed Line

58.70

2016

59.23

2015

2.57

1960

61.87

2010

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Real GDP Growth

3.4

Dec 2017

3.7

Sep 2017

-8.1

Sep 1998

12.3

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Labour Productivity Growth

1.69

Dec 2017

2.31

Sep 2017

-7.40

Sep 1998

8.82

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Jun 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Domestic Credit Growth

22.6

Dec 2017

20.4

Nov 2017

-18.2

Jun 1999

44.8

Mar 2010

%

monthly

Dec 1991 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

1,266.3

2017

981.7

2016

96.9

1985

1,266.3

2017

%

yearly

1985 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Total Imports

36,879.2

Feb 2018

48,851.6

Jan 2018

57.9

Feb 1959

53,833.0

Dec 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

3.88

Feb 2018

2.36

Jan 2018

-3.33

Jul 2002

11.66

Jul 2008

%

monthly

Oct 2000 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
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 2017-10-10
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

8.36

2016

12.35

2015

6.19

2007

191.84

2011

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Public Consumption: % of GDP

9.1

Dec 2017

9.7

Sep 2017

5.0

Jun 1973

11.7

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Retail Sales Growth

15.0

Feb 2018

15.1

Jan 2018

-21.2

Sep 1998

23.7

Jul 2011

%

monthly

Jan 1982 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-03
Equity Market Index

30,093.4

Mar 2018

30,844.7

Feb 2018

58.6

Aug 1967

32,887.3

Jan 2018

31Jul1964=100

monthly

Jul 1964 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Domestic Credit

822,953.5

Dec 2017

820,895.2

Nov 2017

113,621.9

Dec 1991

868,116.8

Oct 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1990 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Non Performing Loans Ratio

0.5

Dec 2017

0.6

Sep 2017

0.4

Sep 2014

10.6

Sep 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-12
Visitor Arrivals

2,301,456

Feb 2018

2,420,760

Jan 2018

990,100

Jun 2009

2,847,316

Aug 2014

Person

monthly

Mar 2006 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Forecast: Government Expenditure

648.21

2022

615.36

2021

36.09

1984

648.21

2022

HKD bn

yearly

1984 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

9,014.33

Dec 2017

7,496.00

Dec 2016

2,588.00

Dec 2009

9,274.00

Dec 2015

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Population

7.4

2017

7.4

2016

3.1

1960

7.4

2017

Person mn

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Capital Adequacy Ratio

19.1

Dec 2017

18.7

Sep 2017

13.4

Dec 2007

19.6

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Sep 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Household Debt: % of GDP

70.2

2017

67.1

2016

15.2

1982

70.2

2017

%

yearly

1982 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Short Term Interest Rate

1.21

Mar 2018

1.08

Feb 2018

0.10

Nov 2009

15.65

Aug 1998

% pa

monthly

Jul 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Gold Reserves

88.00

Feb 2018

90.00

Jan 2018

17.00

Apr 2001

122.00

Aug 2011

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1990 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Forecast: Government Net Debt

0.00

2022

0.00

2021

0.00

2022

45.53

2002

HKD bn

yearly

2001 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

39,244.62

Dec 2017

36,304.00

Dec 2016

18,098.00

Jun 2013

44,261.00

Dec 2015

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
GDP Deflator Growth

2.7

Dec 2017

3.3

Sep 2017

-6.8

Sep 2003

19.9

Mar 1980

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Unemployment Rate

2.90

Feb 2018

2.90

Jan 2018

1.00

Dec 1989

8.50

Jun 2003

%

monthly

Oct 1981 - Feb 2018

Updated on Mar 2018
Direct Investment Abroad

27,375.9

Dec 2017

8,174.7

Sep 2017

-5,695.1

Jun 2015

58,614.9

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-22
Long Term Interest Rate

1.92

Mar 2018

1.97

Feb 2018

0.87

Nov 2012

2.93

Jan 2010

% pa

monthly

Jan 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-06
Total Exports

31,416.2

Feb 2018

44,768.7

Jan 2018

35.9

Feb 1959

47,074.2

Nov 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27
Bank Lending Rate

5.00

14 Apr 2018

5.00

13 Apr 2018

5.00

14 Apr 2018

20.00

08 Nov 1981

% pa

daily

01 Jan 1981 - 14 Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-14
External Debt: % of GDP

459.0

2017

422.4

2016

218.2

2002

459.0

2017

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-22
Producer Price Index Growth

3.6

Dec 2017

3.7

Sep 2017

-6.2

Mar 2014

9.6

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Trade Balance

-5,462.9

Feb 2018

-4,082.9

Jan 2018

-7,666.6

Dec 2017

931.9

Jan 2009

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27
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 2018-03-14
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 2017-10-13
Natural Gas: Consumption

0.32

2016

0.31

2015

0.00

1995

0.37

2010

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
House Prices Growth

16.0

Feb 2018

15.7

Jan 2018

-44.7

Oct 1998

51.8

May 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
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 2018-03-14
Exchange Rate against USD

7.841

Mar 2018

7.822

Feb 2018

4.611

Jan 1978

8.095

Oct 1983

HKD/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
Foreign Exchange Reserves

443,267.0

Feb 2018

441,338.0

Jan 2018

93,921.0

Apr 2000

443,267.0

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Apr 2000 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Visitor Arrivals Growth

15.5

Feb 2018

0.9

Jan 2018

-21.2

Jun 2009

48.1

Jun 2010

%

monthly

Mar 2007 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

3.26

2022

3.07

2021

-5.88

1998

13.39

1987

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

4.4

2017

0.6

2016

-4.8

2002

7.3

2008

%

yearly

1982 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

2.8

Feb 2018

1.9

Jan 2018

-4.1

Jul 2003

7.9

Jul 2011

%

monthly

Oct 2000 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
External Debt

1,565,172.2

Dec 2017

1,512,331.2

Sep 2017

347,204.7

Jun 2003

1,565,172.2

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-22
Real Effective Exchange Rate

101.3

Feb 2018

102.8

Jan 2018

81.0

Aug 2011

144.9

Aug 1998

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-15
Gross National Product

93,910.21

Dec 2017

90,848.55

Sep 2017

37,688.64

Jun 2003

93,910.21

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-16
Gross Savings Rate

25.2

Dec 2017

28.1

Sep 2017

19.3

Jun 2014

37.6

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-22
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

2.1

Dec 2017

8.6

Sep 2017

-5.5

Jun 2014

20.8

Dec 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-22
M2 Growth

9.4

Feb 2018

11.0

Jan 2018

-6.1

Oct 2008

86.8

Oct 1982

%

monthly

Dec 1981 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Private Consumption Expenditure

61,166.02

Dec 2017

56,256.32

Sep 2017

1,171.75

Mar 1973

61,166.02

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Forecast: Employment

3.83

2018

3.83

2017

2.39

1981

3.83

2018

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2018

Updated on 2017-10-10
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector

998.61

Sep 2017

975.88

Jun 2017

17.92

Dec 1978

998.61

Sep 2017

USD bn

quarterly

Dec 1978 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-11
Investment: % of GDP

23.5

Dec 2017

20.6

Sep 2017

17.5

Mar 2009

40.0

Jun 1995

%

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
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 2018-03-14
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

46.5

Dec 2017

11.3

Sep 2017

-17.0

Dec 2002

102.9

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-22
Policy Rate

2.00

Mar 2018

1.75

Feb 2018

0.50

Nov 2015

8.00

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jun 1992 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

21,132.80

Dec 2017

18,009.73

Sep 2017

404.33

Mar 1973

21,132.80

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Forecast: Current Account Balance

14.00

2022

13.00

2021

-9.06

1995

32.85

2008

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

2.48

2022

2.48

2021

1.08

1989

7.92

2003

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
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 2017-06-16
Industrial Production Index Growth

0.6

Dec 2017

0.4

Sep 2017

-14.2

Dec 1998

23.8

Mar 1987

%

quarterly

Mar 1983 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
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 2018-03-14
External Debt: Short Term

1,048,001.9

Dec 2017

999,523.6

Sep 2017

217,563.6

Jun 2003

1,048,001.9

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-22
P/E ratio

12.77

04 Apr 2018

13.05

03 Apr 2018

6.52

27 Oct 2008

24.48

30 Oct 2007

NA

daily

27 Apr 2000 - 04 Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-04
Tourism Revenue

38,161

2016

42,488

2015

7,336

1998

46,349

2014

USD mn

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-14
Employed Persons

3,872,400.00

Feb 2018

3,862,100.00

Jan 2018

2,370,600.00

Mar 1983

3,872,400.00

Feb 2018

Person

monthly

Oct 1981 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

10.2

2017

-18.2

2016

-27.5

2009

37.2

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

3.00

2022

2.80

2021

-3.95

1999

11.24

1991

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

3.50

2022

3.36

2021

-11.26

2009

33.51

1987

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Credit to Households

232.37

Sep 2017

226.03

Jun 2017

26.49

Dec 1990

232.37

Sep 2017

USD bn

quarterly

Dec 1990 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-11
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 2017-06-15
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 2017-06-15
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 2017-09-18
Oil Consumption

380.23

2016

367.66

2015

40.61

1965

380.23

2016

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
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 2017-10-25
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

105.43

2017

100.50

2016

94.42

2004

117.18

2012

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017-09-29
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 2017-06-16
Coal Consumption

6.70

2016

6.70

2015

0.00

1980

8.14

2014

TOE mn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
GDP per Capita

46,228.13

2017

43,736.31

2016

411.77

1961

46,228.13

2017

USD

yearly

1961 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Private Consumption: % of GDP

66.2

Dec 2017

64.5

Sep 2017

53.0

Sep 1989

72.2

Jun 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Total Deposits

1,657,738.71

Feb 2018

1,672,170.65

Jan 2018

160,372.96

Feb 1991

1,672,170.65

Jan 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1991 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
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 2017-02-22
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 2017-06-15
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 2017-06-15
Nominal Residential Property Price Index

230.69

Dec 2017

224.86

Sep 2017

10.93

Dec 1979

230.69

Dec 2017

2010=100

quarterly

Dec 1979 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Nominal Residential Property Price Index Growth

13.72

Dec 2017

17.65

Sep 2017

-38.85

Sep 1998

60.48

Mar 1992

%

quarterly

Dec 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Real Residential Property Price Index

179.34

Dec 2017

175.70

Sep 2017

28.65

Sep 1984

179.34

Dec 2017

2010=100

quarterly

Dec 1979 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Real Residential Property Price Index Growth

11.92

Dec 2017

15.59

Sep 2017

-40.55

Sep 1998

45.96

Mar 1992

%

quarterly

Dec 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
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 2017-09-18
Teledensity: Mobile

233.99

2016

228.68

2015

0.00

1983

235.61

2013

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
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 2017-06-16
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 2018-04-02
Monthly Earnings

2,026

Dec 2017

2,036

Sep 2017

1,331

Mar 2005

2,036

Sep 2017

USD

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-27
Nominal GDP

92,330.8

Dec 2017

87,242.2

Sep 2017

1,826.2

Mar 1973

92,330.8

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-02
Current Account Balance

1,944.1

Dec 2017

7,517.6

Sep 2017

-3,748.3

Jun 2014

11,868.5

Dec 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-22
Electricity Production

8,901

Dec 2017

11,920

Sep 2017

5,654

Mar 1994

12,269

Sep 2009

GWh

quarterly

Mar 1992 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-15
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

307.3

2017

285.3

2016

135.3

2002

318.5

2014

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-22
Household Debt

239,515.8

Dec 2017

231,295.7

Sep 2017

4,514.3

Dec 1982

239,515.8

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1982 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Motor Vehicles Sales

48,259

2017

43,800

2016

26,736

2009

53,535

2015

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

12.0

Feb 2018

9.0

Jan 2018

4.1

Oct 2008

12.0

Feb 2018

NA

monthly

Apr 2000 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Foreign Portfolio Investment

6,410.16

Dec 2017

6,937.49

Sep 2017

-31,758.92

Mar 2008

39,011.11

Dec 2007

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-22
Total Exports Growth

1.7

Feb 2018

18.1

Jan 2018

-39.3

Sep 1953

70.6

Apr 1956

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27
Tourism Revenue Growth

-10.1

2016

-8.4

2015

-10.1

2016

34.1

2010

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-14
Nominal GDP Growth

6.19

Dec 2017

7.14

Sep 2017

-7.65

Dec 1998

36.82

Dec 1979

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Public Consumption Expenditure

8,419.05

Dec 2017

8,437.52

Sep 2017

93.47

Jun 1973

8,685.17

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Money Supply M1

215,491.14

Feb 2018

215,993.98

Jan 2018

4,504.25

Jan 1985

215,993.98

Jan 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1985 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

126.21

Dec 2017

124.43

Sep 2017

57.32

Jun 2000

126.21

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Forecast: Population

7.72

2022

7.66

2021

5.10

1980

7.72

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Registered

674.25

2015

648.81

2014

499.00

2005

674.25

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017-06-27
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector

25.50

Sep 2017

25.40

Jun 2017

13.50

Sep 2004

25.50

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-11
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 2017-02-22