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Hong Kong Unemployment Rate

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

Hong Kong's Unemployment Rate remained the same at 2.90 % in Mar 2018, from the previously reported number of 2.90 % in Feb 2018. Hong Kong's Unemployment Rate is updated monthly, available from Oct 1981 to Mar 2018, with an average rate of 3.30 %. The data reached an all-time high of 8.50 % in Jun 2003 and a record low of 1.00 % in Dec 1989. The data is reported by reported by Census and Statistics Department.

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What was Hong Kong's Unemployment Rate in Mar 2018?

Last

2.90

Mar 2018
Previous

2.90

Feb 2018
Min

1.00

Dec 1989
Max

8.50

Jun 2003
Unit

%

Frequency

monthly

Range

Oct 1981 - Mar 2018

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

2.90

Mar 2018

2.90

Feb 2018

1.00

Dec 1989

8.50

Jun 2003

%

monthly

Oct 1981 - Mar 2018

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

View Hong Kong's Unemployment Rate from Oct 1981 to Mar 2018 in the chart:

Hong Kong Unemployment Rate

Series Details
Series ID

162218101

Name

Hong Kong Unemployment Rate

Country

Hong Kong

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

Census and Statistics Department

First Date

Oct 1981

Last Date

Mar 2018

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

3.69

Variance

2.84

Standard deviation

1.68

Skewness

0.69

Kurtosis

0.00

Coefficient variation

0.46

Median

3.30

Max
Jun 2003

8.50

Min
Dec 1989

1.00

Previous observation
Feb 2018

2.90

Last observation
Mar 2018

2.90

Number of Observations

438

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

13.37

Dec 2017

13.60

Sep 2017

12.90

Mar 2012

18.20

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-12
Algeria

11.70

2017

10.50

2016

8.70

1984

28.80

2000

%

yearly

1982 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-21
Argentina

7.20

Dec 2017

8.30

Sep 2017

5.90

Sep 2015

20.40

Mar 2003

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Armenia

18.00

Dec 2017

16.50

Sep 2017

14.70

Dec 2008

20.70

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Australia

5.53

Mar 2018

5.55

Feb 2018

3.98

Feb 2008

11.21

Dec 1992

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-19
Austria

5.04

Mar 2018

5.02

Feb 2018

3.40

Apr 2001

6.25

Jun 2016

%

monthly

Jan 1993 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Azerbaijan

4.96

Dec 2017

4.94

Sep 2017

4.81

Sep 2015

6.24

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Bahrain

4.30

2016

3.50

2015

3.50

2015

16.40

2006

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017-07-20
Bangladesh

4.37

2017

4.35

2016

2.20

1991

5.00

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Belarus

0.50

Mar 2018

0.50

Feb 2018

0.50

Mar 2018

2.10

Oct 2004

%

monthly

Oct 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-26
Belgium

6.44

Dec 2017

7.29

Sep 2017

6.20

Jun 2001

9.22

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Bolivia

3.36

2016

3.51

2015

2.31

2012

5.48

2002

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-17
Bosnia and Herzegovina

20.50

2017

25.40

2016

20.50

2017

31.10

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017-07-11
Botswana

18.10

2017

17.92

2016

13.82

1991

23.80

2003

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Brazil

13.10

Mar 2018

12.60

Feb 2018

6.20

Dec 2013

13.70

Mar 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Brunei

7.08

2017

6.93

2016

4.70

1991

7.08

2017

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Bulgaria

5.60

Dec 2017

5.80

Sep 2017

5.00

Dec 2008

21.60

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-14
Cambodia

0.10

2015

0.10

2014

0.10

2015

0.75

2007

%

yearly

2007 - 2015

Updated on 2017-05-26
Canada

5.80

Mar 2018

5.80

Feb 2018

5.80

Mar 2018

13.10

Dec 1982

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-06
Chile

6.90

Mar 2018

6.70

Feb 2018

5.70

Dec 2013

11.63

Aug 2009

%

monthly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
China

3.89

Mar 2018

3.90

Dec 2017

3.00

Jun 2000

4.30

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-17
Colombia

9.44

Mar 2018

10.80

Feb 2018

7.27

Nov 2015

17.87

Jan 2002

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Croatia

10.90

Dec 2017

9.00

Sep 2017

7.00

Sep 2008

18.70

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Cyprus

10.10

Dec 2017

10.00

Sep 2017

3.10

Jun 2008

17.60

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-09
Czech Republic

2.40

Mar 2018

2.40

Dec 2017

2.40

Mar 2018

8.67

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-04
Denmark

5.40

Dec 2017

5.90

Sep 2017

3.20

Jun 2008

8.10

Jun 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-21
Ecuador

4.43

Mar 2018

4.62

Dec 2017

3.80

Dec 2014

5.71

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Dec 2013 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Egypt

11.30

Dec 2017

11.90

Sep 2017

8.40

Jun 2008

13.40

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-19
Estonia

5.30

Dec 2017

5.20

Sep 2017

4.00

Jun 2008

19.50

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
European Union

7.10

Mar 2018

7.10

Feb 2018

6.80

Apr 2008

11.00

Jun 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Finland

8.20

Mar 2018

8.30

Feb 2018

2.80

Jan 1990

17.60

Feb 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1988 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
France

8.90

Dec 2017

9.60

Sep 2017

7.20

Mar 2008

10.70

Sep 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-15
Georgia

11.76

2016

11.95

2015

0.20

1991

16.85

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017-05-25
Germany

3.40

Mar 2018

3.50

Feb 2018

3.40

Mar 2018

11.20

Aug 2005

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Greece

20.60

Jan 2018

20.80

Dec 2017

7.30

May 2008

27.90

Jul 2013

%

monthly

Apr 1998 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Hong Kong

2.90

Mar 2018

2.90

Feb 2018

1.00

Dec 1989

8.50

Jun 2003

%

monthly

Oct 1981 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-19
Hungary

3.86

Mar 2018

3.79

Dec 2017

3.79

Dec 2017

11.94

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
Iceland

2.61

Mar 2018

2.64

Feb 2018

2.42

Feb 2008

7.56

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-26
India

3.52

2017

3.51

2016

3.41

2014

4.43

2002

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Indonesia

5.50

2017

5.61

2016

1.62

1984

11.24

2005

%

yearly

1984 - 2017

Updated on 2018-01-02
Iran

11.90

Dec 2017

11.70

Sep 2017

9.50

Sep 2014

14.70

Mar 2002

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-25
Israel

3.57

Mar 2018

3.82

Feb 2018

3.57

Mar 2018

7.09

Mar 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Italy

11.02

Mar 2018

10.98

Feb 2018

5.73

Apr 2007

13.02

Nov 2014

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Ivory Coast

2.60

2017

2.60

2016

2.60

2017

6.70

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Japan

2.50

Mar 2018

2.50

Feb 2018

1.00

Mar 1970

5.50

Jul 2009

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-26
Jordan

18.50

Nov 2017

18.50

Aug 2017

10.80

May 2007

18.50

Nov 2017

%

quarterly

Feb 2000 - Nov 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Kazakhstan

4.90

Mar 2018

4.90

Feb 2018

4.80

May 2017

12.90

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-12
Kenya

11.47

2017

11.52

2016

10.00

1999

12.17

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
South Korea

4.00

Mar 2018

3.60

Feb 2018

3.00

Nov 2013

7.10

Jun 1999

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-10
Kosovo

27.50

2016

32.90

2015

27.50

2016

57.10

2001

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2017-05-15
Kuwait

1.24

2017

1.26

2016

0.71

1999

2.23

2011

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-03
Kyrgyzstan

7.20

2016

7.60

2015

0.26

1992

12.50

2002

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2018-01-10
Laos

0.67

2017

0.66

2016

0.65

2015

2.63

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Latvia

8.10

Dec 2017

8.50

Sep 2017

5.30

Dec 2007

21.30

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-22
Lebanon

10.00

2012

6.40

2009

6.40

2009

10.00

2012

%

yearly

2004 - 2012

Updated on 2014-11-27
Lithuania

7.50

Mar 2018

7.30

Feb 2018

4.00

Nov 2007

18.30

Jul 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Luxembourg

5.70

Mar 2018

5.70

Feb 2018

2.20

Mar 2002

7.20

May 2014

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
Macau

1.90

Mar 2018

1.90

Feb 2018

1.70

Apr 2015

7.10

Jun 2000

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Macedonia

21.90

Dec 2017

22.10

Sep 2017

21.90

Dec 2017

38.70

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-09
Malawi

6.60

2013

1.00

2011

1.00

2011

6.60

2013

%

yearly

2005 - 2013

Updated on 2016-10-18
Malaysia

3.20

Feb 2018

3.30

Jan 2018

3.20

Feb 2018

3.60

Nov 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2016 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-16
Malta

3.70

Dec 2017

4.00

Sep 2017

3.70

Dec 2017

8.20

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Mauritius

6.70

Dec 2017

7.00

Sep 2017

6.60

Dec 2016

9.80

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Mexico

3.24

Mar 2018

3.30

Feb 2018

3.15

May 2006

5.99

Sep 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-26
Moldova

3.33

Dec 2017

3.41

Sep 2017

2.89

Sep 2016

14.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Mongolia

7.30

Dec 2017

9.10

Sep 2017

6.30

Sep 2015

12.80

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-14
Montenegro

17.00

Dec 2017

14.80

Sep 2017

14.80

Sep 2017

21.54

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Morocco

10.60

Sep 2017

9.30

Jun 2017

7.80

Jun 2006

15.10

Sep 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2017-11-06
Myanmar

0.79

2017

0.78

2016

0.77

2015

0.91

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Nepal

2.74

2017

3.06

2016

1.34

2008

4.59

1995

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Netherlands

4.90

Mar 2018

5.00

Feb 2018

4.40

Nov 2008

9.50

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-19
New Zealand

4.40

Mar 2018

4.50

Dec 2017

3.30

Dec 2007

11.20

Sep 1991

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-01
Norway

3.90

Feb 2018

4.00

Jan 2018

2.40

Apr 2008

6.80

Sep 1993

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-26
Oman

16.00

2017

15.82

2016

15.82

2016

19.83

2000

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Pakistan

5.94

2015

5.96

2014

3.04

1986

8.27

2003

%

yearly

1980 - 2015

Updated on 2016-09-29
Panama

5.50

2016

5.10

2015

4.10

2013

13.00

2003

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016-12-07
Paraguay

6.00

2016

5.40

2015

4.60

2012

10.70

2002

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017-08-18
Peru

4.18

2016

3.51

2015

3.51

2015

5.94

2002

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Philippines

5.30

Jan 2018

5.00

Oct 2017

4.70

Oct 2016

14.40

Apr 1991

%

quarterly

Jul 1982 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-05-07
Poland

4.50

Dec 2017

4.70

Sep 2017

4.50

Dec 2017

20.70

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-23
Portugal

7.40

Mar 2018

7.60

Feb 2018

4.80

Dec 2000

17.50

Jan 2013

%

monthly

Feb 1998 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Qatar

0.10

2016

0.20

2015

0.10

2016

3.90

2001

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2017-07-18
Romania

4.50

Mar 2018

4.60

Feb 2018

4.50

Mar 2018

8.80

Apr 2002

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Russia

5.00

Mar 2018

5.00

Feb 2018

4.80

Aug 2014

14.60

Feb 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Saudi Arabia

5.60

2016

5.60

2015

4.34

1999

6.97

1991

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-24
Serbia

14.70

Dec 2017

12.90

Sep 2017

11.80

Jun 2017

21.30

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-05
Singapore

2.00

Mar 2018

2.10

Dec 2017

1.40

Sep 1997

4.80

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Slovakia

7.70

Dec 2017

8.00

Sep 2017

7.70

Dec 2017

19.70

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-16
Slovenia

5.80

Dec 2017

6.30

Sep 2017

4.10

Sep 2008

11.10

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Jun 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
South Africa

26.70

Dec 2017

27.70

Sep 2017

21.50

Dec 2008

27.70

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-13
Spain

16.74

Mar 2018

16.55

Dec 2017

4.41

Sep 1976

26.94

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Sep 1976 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-26
Sri Lanka

4.00

Dec 2017

4.20

Sep 2017

3.90

Dec 2012

5.10

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Sudan

20.30

2010

20.00

2009

8.60

1993

20.70

2008

%

yearly

1993 - 2010

Updated on 2014-05-08
Sweden

6.15

Mar 2018

6.23

Feb 2018

1.30

Jul 1989

10.50

Jun 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
Switzerland

4.60

Dec 2017

4.49

Nov 2017

1.53

Jan 1991

5.49

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-15
Syria

14.90

2011

8.60

2010

8.10

2009

14.90

2011

%

yearly

2000 - 2011

Updated on 2016-08-01
Taiwan

3.67

Mar 2018

3.70

Feb 2018

1.36

Sep 1993

6.04

Aug 2009

%

monthly

Apr 1993 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Tajikistan

2.20

Feb 2018

2.10

Jan 2018

2.00

Feb 2005

3.13

Jan 2000

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
Thailand

1.10

Apr 2018

1.20

Mar 2018

0.40

Nov 2012

5.70

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-07
Tunisia

15.50

Dec 2017

15.30

Sep 2017

14.80

Jun 2014

18.90

Dec 2011

%

quarterly

Jun 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-18
Turkey

9.90

Jan 2018

9.90

Dec 2017

8.00

Jun 2012

13.90

Apr 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-04-16
Ukraine

9.90

Dec 2017

8.90

Sep 2017

5.20

Sep 2005

14.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
United Arab Emirates

4.60

2011

4.30

2010

1.80

1995

4.60

2011

%

yearly

1995 - 2011

Updated on 2017-01-10
United Kingdom

4.23

Jan 2018

4.31

Dec 2017

3.40

Dec 1973

11.90

May 1984

%

monthly

Feb 1971 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-04-17
United States

3.90

Apr 2018

4.10

Mar 2018

2.50

Jun 1953

10.80

Dec 1982

%

monthly

Jan 1948 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-04
Uruguay

8.48

Mar 2018

9.31

Feb 2018

5.59

Dec 2011

13.20

Jan 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
Venezuela

7.33

Apr 2016

7.08

Mar 2016

5.53

Dec 2014

20.70

Feb 2003

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2016

Updated on 2016-06-02
Vietnam

3.18

2017

3.23

2016

3.18

2017

6.85

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Yemen

14.30

2010

14.60

2009

9.80

1994

16.23

2004

%

yearly

1994 - 2010

Updated on 2014-01-20

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Aluminum: Exports

350,777.11

2016

468,276.05

2015

350,777.11

2016

853,487.93

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yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Bank Lending Rate

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08 May 2018

5.00

07 May 2018

5.00

08 May 2018

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01 Jan 1981 - 08 May 2018

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Mar 2018

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Mar 2018

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Feb 2018

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Jul 2002

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monthly

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Capital Adequacy Ratio

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Dec 2017

18.7

Sep 2017

13.4

Dec 2007

19.6

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Sep 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
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6.70

2016

6.70

2015

0.00

1980

8.14

2014

TOE mn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

4.4

2017

0.6

2016

-4.8

2002

7.3

2008

%

yearly

1982 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Consumer Confidence Growth

10.5

Sep 2017

14.4

Jun 2017

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Sep 2008

76.8

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
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2.5

Mar 2018

2.8

Feb 2018

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Jul 2003

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Jul 2011

%

monthly

Oct 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
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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
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
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
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 2018-04-20
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 2018-04-20
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
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 2018-04-20
Domestic Credit

820,103.9

Jan 2018

822,722.2

Dec 2017

113,621.9

Dec 1991

868,116.8

Oct 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1990 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Domestic Credit Growth

15.7

Jan 2018

22.5

Dec 2017

-18.2

Jun 1999

44.8

Mar 2010

%

monthly

Dec 1991 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
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 2018-04-20
Employed Persons

3,872,400.00

Mar 2018

3,872,400.00

Feb 2018

2,370,600.00

Mar 1983

3,872,400.00

Mar 2018

Person

monthly

Oct 1981 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
Equity Market Index

30,808.5

Apr 2018

30,093.4

Mar 2018

58.6

Aug 1967

32,887.3

Jan 2018

31Jul1964=100

monthly

Jul 1964 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Exchange Rate against USD

7.848

Apr 2018

7.841

Mar 2018

4.611

Jan 1978

8.095

Oct 1983

HKD/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-01
Exports: ICT Goods

258,253,935.02

2016

248,365,519.71

2015

49,802,682.16

2001

258,253,935.02

2016

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
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
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
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 2018-04-20
External Debt: % of GDP

459.0

2017

422.4

2016

218.2

2002

459.0

2017

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
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 2018-04-20
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

307.3

2017

285.3

2016

135.3

2002

318.5

2014

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

2.60

2023

2.60

2022

-3.98

1999

11.24

1991

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Current Account Balance

17.14

2023

16.22

2022

-9.06

1995

32.85

2008

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Employment

3.89

2019

3.86

2018

2.39

1981

3.89

2019

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2019

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

3.65

2023

3.44

2022

-11.26

2009

33.51

1987

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

79,770.23

2023

76,589.21

2022

6,771.06

1980

79,770.23

2023

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Government Expenditure

705.86

2023

673.54

2022

30.81

1981

705.86

2023

HKD bn

yearly

1981 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Government Net Debt

0.00

2023

0.00

2022

0.00

2023

45.53

2002

HKD bn

yearly

2001 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Government Revenue

748.67

2023

717.79

2022

32.27

1982

748.67

2023

HKD bn

yearly

1981 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

63,387.93

2023

60,270.18

2022

5,551.00

1983

63,387.93

2023

USD

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Population

7.73

2023

7.68

2022

5.10

1980

7.73

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

2.97

2023

3.04

2022

-5.88

1998

13.39

1987

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

3.09

2023

3.09

2022

1.08

1989

7.92

2003

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
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 2018-04-20
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 2018-04-20
Foreign Exchange Reserves

440,109.0

Mar 2018

443,267.0

Feb 2018

93,921.0

Apr 2000

443,267.0

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Apr 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
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 2018-04-20
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

8.6

Mar 2018

12.0

Feb 2018

4.1

Oct 2008

12.0

Feb 2018

NA

monthly

Apr 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
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 2018-04-20
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 2018-04-20
GDP per Capita

46,228.13

2017

43,736.31

2016

411.77

1961

46,228.13

2017

USD

yearly

1961 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Gold Reserves

88.00

Mar 2018

88.00

Feb 2018

17.00

Apr 2001

122.00

Aug 2011

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1990 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Government Debt: % of GDP

43.9

2017

43.6

2016

27.3

2003

43.9

2017

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
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 2018-04-20
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 2018-04-20
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 2018-04-20
House Prices Growth

14.7

Mar 2018

16.1

Feb 2018

-44.7

Oct 1998

51.8

May 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Household Debt

245,464.8

Mar 2018

239,515.8

Dec 2017

4,514.3

Dec 1982

245,464.8

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1982 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Household Debt: % of GDP

70.2

2017

67.1

2016

15.2

1982

70.2

2017

%

yearly

1982 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
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 2018-04-20
Imports: ICT Goods

275,244,179.27

2016

266,528,795.79

2015

57,266,699.37

2001

275,244,179.27

2016

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
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
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
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
Industrial Production Index Growth

0.7

Dec 2017

0.4

Sep 2017

-14.2

Dec 1998

23.8

Mar 1987

%

quarterly

Mar 1983 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Investment: % of GDP

20.9

Mar 2018

23.4

Dec 2017

17.5

Mar 2009

40.0

Jun 1995

%

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-11
Labour Force Participation Rate

61.4

Mar 2018

61.3

Feb 2018

59.5

Nov 2010

66.2

Sep 1984

%

monthly

Dec 1981 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-19
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 2018-04-20
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
Long Term Interest Rate

2.14

Apr 2018

1.92

Mar 2018

0.87

Nov 2012

2.93

Jan 2010

% pa

monthly

Jan 2010 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-04
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

1,267.1

2017

981.6

2016

96.9

1985

1,267.1

2017

%

yearly

1985 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-11
Money Supply M1

213,691.27

Mar 2018

215,491.14

Feb 2018

4,504.25

Jan 1985

215,993.98

Jan 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1985 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Money Supply M2

1,777,196.86

Mar 2018

1,789,800.12

Feb 2018

17,940.92

Sep 1981

1,803,451.09

Jan 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
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 2018-04-20
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
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
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
Motor Vehicles Sales

48,259

2017

43,800

2016

26,736

2009

53,535

2015

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

10.2

2017

-18.2

2016

-27.5

2009

37.2

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
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 2018-04-20
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
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 2018-04-20
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 2018-04-20
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
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 2018-04-20
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

4,318,346.00

2016

4,331,725.00

2015

79,145.00

1960

4,419,423.00

2013

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Number of Subscriber Mobile

17,584,969.00

2016

16,724,440.00

2015

0.00

1983

17,584,969.00

2016

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
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
P/E ratio

13.12

08 May 2018

12.95

07 May 2018

6.52

27 Oct 2008

24.48

30 Oct 2007

NA

daily

27 Apr 2000 - 08 May 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
Policy Rate

2.00

Apr 2018

2.00

Mar 2018

0.50

Nov 2015

8.00

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jun 1992 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-01
Population

7.4

2017

7.4

2016

2.0

1950

7.4

2017

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
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 2018-04-20
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 2018-04-20
Public Consumption Expenditure

9,102.01

Mar 2018

8,424.43

Dec 2017

93.47

Jun 1973

9,102.01

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-11
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 2018-04-20
Real Effective Exchange Rate

102.7

Mar 2018

102.7

Feb 2018

81.0

Aug 2011

144.9

Aug 1998

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
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 2018-04-20
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
Retail Sales Growth

9.9

Mar 2018

15.1

Feb 2018

-21.2

Sep 1998

23.7

Jul 2011

%

monthly

Jan 1982 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
Short Term Interest Rate

1.59

Apr 2018

1.21

Mar 2018

0.10

Nov 2009

15.65

Aug 1998

% pa

monthly

Jul 1996 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
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 2018-04-20
Teledensity: Fixed Line

59.13

2016

59.78

2015

2.58

1960

62.09

2010

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Teledensity: Mobile

240.80

2016

230.82

2015

0.00

1983

240.80

2016

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Total Deposits

1,646,573.92

Mar 2018

1,657,738.71

Feb 2018

160,372.96

Feb 1991

1,672,170.65

Jan 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1991 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Total Exports

44,346.2

Mar 2018

31,416.2

Feb 2018

35.9

Feb 1959

47,074.2

Nov 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Total Exports Growth

8.1

Apr 2018

8.0

Mar 2018

-39.3

Sep 1953

70.6

Apr 1956

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Total Imports

51,424.6

Mar 2018

36,879.2

Feb 2018

57.9

Feb 1959

53,833.0

Dec 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Total Imports Growth

10.7

Mar 2018

-3.2

Feb 2018

-36.6

Sep 1967

61.6

Aug 1968

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Tourism Revenue

38,077

2017

37,837

2016

7,336

1998

46,349

2014

USD mn

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Tourism Revenue Growth

1.0

2017

-10.8

2016

-10.8

2016

34.1

2010

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Trade Balance

-7,078.5

Mar 2018

-5,462.9

Feb 2018

-7,666.6

Dec 2017

931.9

Jan 2009

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Visitor Arrivals

2,302,539

Mar 2018

2,301,456

Feb 2018

990,100

Jun 2009

2,847,316

Aug 2014

Person

monthly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Visitor Arrivals Growth

6.5

Mar 2018

15.5

Feb 2018

-21.2

Jun 2009

48.1

Jun 2010

%

monthly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30