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Hong Kong Policy Rate

1992 - 2018 | Monthly | % pa | Hong Kong Monetary Authority

Hong Kong's cash rate (Policy Rate: Month End: Hong Kong: Discount Window Base Rate) was set at 1.75 % pa in Jan 2018, compared with 1.75 % pa in the previous Dec 2017. Hong Kong's Policy Rate averaged 3.63 % pa and is updated monthly, available from Jun 1992 to Jan 2018. The data reached an all-time high of 8.00 % pa in Dec 2000 and a record low of 0.50 % pa in Nov 2015.

In the latest reports, Hong Kong's Short Term Interest Rate: Month End: HIBOR Fixing: 3 Months was reported at 1.22 % pa in Jan 2018. Its Long Term Interest Rate (Long Term Interest Rate: Month End: Hong Kong: Newly Issued Government Bond Yield: 10 Years) was reported at 1.99 % pa in Jan 2018. Hong Kong's Exchange Rate against USD averaged 7.82 (HKD/USD) in Jan 2018.

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What was Hong Kong's Policy Rate in Jan 2018?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

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

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Policy Rate: Month End: Hong Kong: Discount Window Base Rate

Series Details
Series ID

18135501

Name

Policy Rate: Month End: Hong Kong: Discount Window Base Rate

Country

Hong Kong

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

% pa

Status

Active

Source

Hong Kong Monetary Authority

First Date

Jun 1992

Last Date

Jan 2018

Last Updated

01 Feb 2018

Statistics
Mean

3.56

Variance

6.50

Standard deviation

2.55

Skewness

0.07

Kurtosis

-1.51

Coefficient variation

0.72

Median

3.63

Max
Dec 2000

8.00

Min
Nov 2015

0.50

Previous observation
Dec 2017

1.75

Last observation
Jan 2018

1.75

Number of Observations

308

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More Countries for Policy Rate

Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

1.25

Jan 2018

1.25

Dec 2017

1.25

Jan 2018

18.00

Jan 2000

% pa

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Algeria

3.50

Jan 2018

3.50

Dec 2017

2.75

Sep 1986

15.00

Jul 1995

% pa

monthly

Jan 1963 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Argentina

27.24

Jan 2018

28.75

Dec 2017

22.25

Mar 2017

38.00

Apr 2016

% pa

monthly

Dec 2015 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Armenia

6.00

Jan 2018

6.00

Dec 2017

3.00

Nov 2005

18.00

May 2001

% pa

monthly

May 2001 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Australia

1.50

Jan 2018

1.50

Dec 2017

1.50

Jan 2018

14.00

Sep 1990

% pa

monthly

Aug 1990 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Austria

0.00

Jan 2018

0.00

Dec 2017

0.00

Jan 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Azerbaijan

15.00

Dec 2017

15.00

Nov 2017

2.00

Sep 2010

15.00

Dec 2017

% pa

monthly

Jan 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Bahrain

1.75

Jan 2018

1.75

Dec 2017

0.50

Nov 2015

5.00

Oct 2007

% pa

monthly

Jan 2007 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Bangladesh

6.75

Jan 2018

6.75

Dec 2017

4.50

Jul 2010

8.50

Sep 2009

% pa

monthly

Sep 2009 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Belarus

11.00

Jan 2018

11.00

Dec 2017

10.00

Jun 2008

480.00

Jan 1995

% pa

monthly

Jul 1991 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Belgium

0.00

Jan 2018

0.00

Dec 2017

0.00

Jan 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Botswana

5.00

Jan 2018

5.00

Dec 2017

5.00

Jan 2018

15.50

Nov 2008

% pa

monthly

Aug 1976 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Brazil

7.00

Jan 2018

7.00

Dec 2017

7.00

Jan 2018

42.00

Mar 1999

% pa

monthly

Mar 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Bulgaria

0.00

Feb 2018

0.00

Jan 2018

0.00

Feb 2018

300.00

Sep 1996

% pa

monthly

Feb 1991 - Feb 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Canada

1.25

Jan 2018

1.00

Dec 2017

0.25

May 2010

8.13

Feb 1995

% pa

monthly

Dec 1992 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Chile

2.50

Jan 2018

2.50

Dec 2017

0.50

May 2010

14.00

Sep 1998

% pa

monthly

May 1995 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
China

2.25

Jan 2018

2.25

Dec 2017

1.80

Nov 2010

6.03

Jun 1998

% pa

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Colombia

4.50

Jan 2018

4.75

Dec 2017

3.00

Jan 2011

45.00

Nov 1995

% pa

monthly

Apr 1995 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Croatia

3.00

Dec 2017

3.00

Nov 2017

3.00

Dec 2017

1,926.92

Sep 1993

% pa

monthly

Dec 1992 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Cyprus

0.00

Jan 2018

0.00

Dec 2017

0.00

Jan 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Czech Republic

0.05

Jan 2018

0.05

Dec 2017

0.05

Jan 2018

13.00

Jul 1998

% pa

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Denmark

0.00

Jan 2018

0.00

Dec 2017

0.00

Jan 2018

13.00

Aug 1980

% pa

monthly

Aug 1914 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Ecuador

7.72

Jan 2018

7.83

Dec 2017

5.84

Sep 2004

21.81

Feb 1996

% pa

monthly

Jul 1995 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Egypt

18.25

Feb 2018

19.25

Jan 2018

8.50

Oct 2011

21.50

Jul 1991

% pa

monthly

Jan 1991 - Feb 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Estonia

0.00

Jan 2018

0.00

Dec 2017

0.00

Jan 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
European Union

0.00

Jan 2018

0.00

Dec 2017

0.00

Jan 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Finland

0.00

Jan 2018

0.00

Dec 2017

0.00

Jan 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
France

0.00

Jan 2018

0.00

Dec 2017

0.00

Jan 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Georgia

7.25

Feb 2018

7.25

Jan 2018

3.75

Jan 2014

12.00

Jul 2008

% pa

monthly

Jan 2008 - Feb 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Germany

0.00

Jan 2018

0.00

Dec 2017

0.00

Jan 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Greece

0.00

Jan 2018

0.00

Dec 2017

0.00

Jan 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Hong Kong

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
Hungary

0.90

Jan 2018

0.90

Dec 2017

0.90

Jan 2018

28.00

Jan 1996

% pa

monthly

Oct 1990 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Iceland

5.00

Jan 2018

5.00

Dec 2017

4.25

Jul 2011

18.00

Feb 2009

% pa

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
India

6.00

Jan 2018

6.00

Dec 2017

4.75

Feb 2010

9.00

Sep 2008

% pa

monthly

Apr 2001 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Indonesia

4.25

Jan 2018

4.25

Dec 2017

4.25

Jan 2018

6.25

Dec 2015

% pa

monthly

Jun 2015 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Ireland

0.00

Jan 2018

0.00

Dec 2017

0.00

Jan 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Israel

0.10

Jan 2018

0.10

Dec 2017

0.10

Jan 2018

13.50

Jan 1999

% pa

monthly

Dec 1998 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Italy

0.00

Jan 2018

0.00

Dec 2017

0.00

Jan 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Ivory Coast

2.50

Mar 2017

2.50

Feb 2017

2.50

Mar 2017

13.00

Oct 1992

% pa

monthly

Jan 1964 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Japan

-0.10

Jan 2018

-0.10

Dec 2017

-0.10

Jan 2018

0.10

Jan 2016

% pa

monthly

Nov 2008 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Jordan

5.00

Jan 2018

5.00

Dec 2017

2.50

Jun 2004

9.00

Jun 1999

% pa

monthly

Dec 1965 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Kazakhstan

9.75

Jan 2018

10.25

Dec 2017

5.50

Mar 2017

300.00

Aug 1994

% pa

monthly

Feb 1992 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Kenya

10.00

Jan 2018

10.00

Dec 2017

3.84

Aug 2003

18.00

Jun 2012

% pa

monthly

Jul 2003 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Kosovo

0.00

Jan 2018

0.00

Dec 2017

0.00

Jan 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Kuwait

2.75

Jan 2018

2.75

Dec 2017

2.00

Nov 2015

7.25

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jul 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Kyrgyzstan

5.00

Jan 2018

5.00

Dec 2017

0.85

Mar 2010

56.05

Jan 1999

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Laos

4.00

Jan 2018

4.00

Dec 2017

4.00

Jan 2018

35.00

Dec 2001

% pa

monthly

Dec 1992 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Latvia

0.00

Jan 2018

0.00

Dec 2017

0.00

Jan 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Lebanon

10.00

Dec 2017

10.00

Nov 2017

3.00

Sep 1973

155.00

May 1995

% pa

monthly

Apr 1964 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Lithuania

0.00

Jan 2018

0.00

Dec 2017

0.00

Jan 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Luxembourg

0.00

Jan 2018

0.00

Dec 2017

0.00

Jan 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Macau

1.75

Jan 2018

1.75

Dec 2017

0.50

Nov 2015

8.00

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Dec 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Macedonia

3.25

Jan 2018

3.25

Dec 2017

3.21

Jun 2013

15.21

Dec 2002

% pa

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Malawi

22.00

Jan 2018

22.00

Dec 2017

8.00

Feb 1980

75.53

Feb 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1980 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Malaysia

3.25

Jan 2018

3.00

Dec 2017

2.00

Feb 2010

3.50

Oct 2008

% pa

monthly

Apr 2004 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Malta

0.00

Jan 2018

0.00

Dec 2017

0.00

Jan 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Mauritius

3.50

Jan 2018

3.50

Dec 2017

3.50

Jan 2018

14.00

Feb 2000

% pa

monthly

Dec 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Mexico

7.25

Jan 2018

7.25

Dec 2017

3.00

Nov 2015

8.25

Dec 2008

% pa

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Moldova

6.50

Jan 2018

6.50

Dec 2017

3.50

Nov 2014

21.00

Feb 2001

% pa

monthly

Feb 2001 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Mongolia

11.00

Jan 2018

11.00

Dec 2017

6.40

Sep 2007

15.00

Nov 2016

% pa

monthly

Jul 2007 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Montenegro

0.00

Jan 2018

0.00

Dec 2017

0.00

Jan 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Morocco

2.25

Jan 2018

2.25

Dec 2017

2.25

Jan 2018

7.00

Oct 1996

% pa

monthly

Jun 1995 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Myanmar

10.00

2017

10.00

2016

4.00

1986

12.50

1996

% pa

yearly

1986 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Nepal

7.00

Jan 2018

7.00

Dec 2017

5.50

Jul 2005

8.00

Jul 2015

% pa

monthly

Jul 2003 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Netherlands

0.00

Jan 2018

0.00

Dec 2017

0.00

Jan 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
New Zealand

1.75

Jan 2018

1.75

Dec 2017

1.75

Jan 2018

8.25

Jun 2008

% pa

monthly

Apr 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Nigeria

14.00

Jan 2018

14.00

Dec 2017

6.00

Aug 2010

14.00

Jan 2018

% pa

monthly

Dec 2006 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Norway

0.50

Jan 2018

0.50

Dec 2017

0.50

Jan 2018

11.00

Sep 1992

% pa

monthly

Jan 1991 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Oman

2.07

Jan 2018

2.06

Dec 2017

1.00

Jul 2016

6.50

Aug 2007

% pa

monthly

May 2007 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Pakistan

6.50

Jan 2018

6.25

Dec 2017

6.25

Dec 2017

20.00

May 1997

% pa

monthly

Feb 1992 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Paraguay

5.25

Jan 2018

5.25

Dec 2017

0.60

Aug 2010

8.25

Oct 2011

% pa

monthly

Jul 2010 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Peru

3.00

Jan 2018

3.25

Dec 2017

1.25

Apr 2010

6.50

Jan 2009

% pa

monthly

Sep 2003 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Philippines

3.50

Jan 2018

3.50

Dec 2017

3.50

Jan 2018

3.50

Jan 2018

% pa

monthly

Jun 2016 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Poland

1.50

Feb 2018

1.50

Jan 2018

1.50

Feb 2018

6.50

Feb 2005

% pa

monthly

Jan 2005 - Feb 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Portugal

0.00

Jan 2018

0.00

Dec 2017

0.00

Jan 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Qatar

5.00

Dec 2017

5.00

Nov 2017

1.33

Jun 2004

5.50

Mar 2011

% pa

monthly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Romania

2.00

Jan 2018

1.75

Dec 2017

1.75

Dec 2017

21.25

May 2004

% pa

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Russia

7.75

Jan 2018

7.75

Dec 2017

5.50

Feb 2014

17.00

Jan 2015

% pa

monthly

Sep 2013 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Saudi Arabia

2.00

Jan 2018

2.00

Dec 2017

1.50

Jul 2004

7.00

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Serbia

3.50

Jan 2018

3.50

Dec 2017

3.50

Jan 2018

35.66

Jan 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Slovakia

0.00

Jan 2018

0.00

Dec 2017

0.00

Jan 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Slovenia

0.00

Jan 2018

0.00

Dec 2017

0.00

Jan 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
South Africa

6.75

Jan 2018

6.75

Dec 2017

5.00

Dec 2013

13.50

May 2003

% pa

monthly

Nov 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
South Korea

1.50

Jan 2018

1.50

Dec 2017

1.25

Oct 2017

5.25

Sep 2008

% pa

monthly

May 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Spain

0.00

Jan 2018

0.00

Dec 2017

0.00

Jan 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Sri Lanka

7.25

Jan 2018

7.25

Dec 2017

6.00

Jan 2016

20.00

Jan 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Sweden

-0.50

Jan 2018

-0.50

Dec 2017

-0.50

Jan 2018

40.00

Sep 1992

% pa

monthly

Jan 1987 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Switzerland

-0.74

Jan 2018

-0.75

Dec 2017

-0.77

Jun 2016

3.49

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jun 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Syria

5.00

Feb 2015

5.00

Jan 2015

5.00

Feb 2015

5.00

Feb 2015

% pa

monthly

Jan 1962 - Feb 2015

Updated on Mar 2015
Taiwan

1.38

Jan 2018

1.38

Dec 2017

1.25

May 2010

14.40

Dec 1961

% pa

monthly

Jul 1961 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Tajikistan

16.00

Dec 2017

16.00

Nov 2017

4.80

Apr 2014

81.00

Nov 1997

% pa

monthly

Jul 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Thailand

1.50

Jan 2018

1.50

Dec 2017

1.25

Jun 2010

5.00

Dec 2006

% pa

monthly

May 2000 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Tunisia

5.00

Jan 2018

5.00

Dec 2017

3.50

Jul 2012

5.88

Feb 2003

% pa

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Turkey

8.00

Jan 2018

8.00

Dec 2017

4.50

Dec 2013

10.00

Apr 2014

% pa

monthly

May 2010 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Ukraine

16.00

Jan 2018

14.50

Dec 2017

6.50

Mar 2014

252.00

Feb 1995

% pa

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
United Arab Emirates

1.75

Jan 2018

1.75

Dec 2017

1.00

Feb 2017

4.50

Nov 2007

% pa

monthly

Nov 2007 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
United Kingdom

0.50

Jan 2018

0.50

Dec 2017

0.25

Oct 2017

17.00

Jun 1980

% pa

monthly

Jun 1972 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
United States

1.34

Jan 2018

1.33

Dec 2017

0.04

Dec 2011

22.00

Dec 1980

% pa

monthly

Jul 1954 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Uruguay

9.25

Jan 2018

9.25

Dec 2017

5.00

Sep 2007

10.00

Feb 2009

% pa

monthly

Sep 2007 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Vietnam

4.25

Jan 2018

4.25

Dec 2017

3.00

Dec 2004

13.00

Feb 2012

% pa

monthly

Aug 2003 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Yemen

16.07

Jan 2015

16.08

Dec 2014

10.74

Nov 2002

28.71

May 1996

% pa

monthly

Dec 1995 - Jan 2015

Updated on Mar 2015

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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
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

25 Feb 2018

5.00

24 Feb 2018

5.00

25 Feb 2018

20.00

08 Nov 1981

% pa

daily

01 Jan 1981 - 25 Feb 2018

Updated on 25 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
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

16.64

23 Feb 2018

16.48

22 Feb 2018

6.52

27 Oct 2008

24.48

30 Oct 2007

NA

daily

27 Apr 2000 - 23 Feb 2018

Updated on 23 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

3,862,100.00

Jan 2018

3,850,600.00

Dec 2017

2,370,600.00

Mar 1983

3,862,100.00

Jan 2018

Person

monthly

Oct 1981 - Jan 2018

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