Hong Kong | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 7.75 Jul/15 7.75 4.6 : 8.7
Stock Market 24388 Index points Aug/15 24636 58.61 : 31638
Government Bond 10Y 1.8 percent Jul/15 1.83 0.55 : 10.49
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 291 USD Billion Dec/14 276 1.32 : 291
GDP Growth Rate 0.4 percent Mar/15 0.2 -3.4 : 6.3
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.1 percent Mar/15 2.4 -8.1 : 20.7
GDP Constant Prices 541265 HKD Million Mar/15 584672 59854 : 584672
Gross National Product 549169 HKD Million Mar/15 606184 303627 : 606184
GDP per capita 34222 USD Dec/14 33639 3080 : 34222
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 123178 HKD Million Mar/15 146056 14174 : 146056
GDP per capita PPP 52552 USD Dec/14 51656 26974 : 52552
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 3.2 percent Jun/15 3.2 1 : 8.5
Employed Persons 3792 Thousand Jun/15 3780 2371 : 3808
Unemployed Persons 130 Thousand Jun/15 128 24.9 : 308
Job Vacancies 78069 Mar/15 73533 15919 : 127765
Productivity 153 Index Points Dec/14 148 99.4 : 153
Labor Force Participation Rate 61.4 percent Jun/15 61.2 59.5 : 66.5
Wages 14511 HKD/Month Mar/15 14569 10382 : 14569
Wages in Manufacturing 193 Index Points Mar/15 191 142 : 193
Labour Costs 132 Index Points Dec/14 124 76.2 : 148
Population 7.23 Million Dec/14 7.22 3.08 : 7.23
Minimum Wages 32.5 HKD/Hour May/15 30 28 : 32.5
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 3.1 percent Jun/15 3 -6.1 : 16
Consumer Price Index CPI 124 Index Points Jun/15 123 26.3 : 124
GDP Deflator 106 Index Points Mar/15 105 16.6 : 123
Producer Prices 107 Index Points Mar/15 106 84.7 : 114
Export Prices 103 Index Points May/15 102 54.5 : 104
Import Prices 102 Index Points May/15 101 52.7 : 103
Food Inflation 4.2 percent Jun/15 3.7 -0.6 : 8.2
Inflation Rate Mom 0.16 percent Jun/15 0.16 -2.42 : 3.1
Producer Prices Change -0.56 Index points Mar/15 -1.21 -6.2 : 9.59
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 0.5 percent Jun/15 0.5 0.5 : 8
Interbank Rate 0.39 percent Jul/15 0.39 0.07 : 15.56
Money Supply M0 337973 HKD Million Jun/15 338447 8642 : 350030
Money Supply M1 1916950 HKD Million Jun/15 1926279 5642 : 1941490
Money Supply M2 11436346 HKD Million Jun/15 11450727 14225 : 11450727
Money Supply M3 11469048 HKD Million Jun/15 11483257 138773 : 11483257
Foreign Exchange Reserves 340800 USD Million Jun/15 344800 38357 : 344800
Loans to Private Sector 7675917 HKD Million Jun/15 7471360 100529 : 7675917
Banks Balance Sheet 19446680 HKD Million Jun/15 19212039 307213 : 19446680
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -45783 HKD Million Jun/15 -40110 -59250 : 7228
Exports 299518 HKD Million Jun/15 291830 172 : 331986
Imports 345302 HKD Million Jun/15 331940 230 : 382355
Current Account 380 HKD Million Mar/15 16701 -20579 : 92020
Current Account to GDP 1.9 percent Dec/14 1.5 -6.3 : 13.7
Terms of Trade 101 Index Points May/15 101 99 : 108
Capital Flows -27600 HKD Million Mar/15 -45297 -89673 : 31399
Tourist Arrivals 1885384 Jun/15 1942546 211328 : 2092072
Gold Reserves 2.08 Tonnes Mar/15 2.08 2.08 : 2.08
External Debt 9973068 HKD Million Mar/15 10007973 2707907 : 10007973
Foreign Direct Investment 10483 HKD Billion Dec/13 9647 3320 : 10483
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget 2.8 percent of GDP Dec/14 0.6 -6.26 : 8.6
Government Debt to GDP 32 percent Dec/14 33.84 13.7 : 35.47
Government Budget Value 39533 HKD Million Mar/15 80801 -53683 : 98775
Government Spending 55306 HKD Million Mar/15 51447 5720 : 55306
Credit Rating 95.39 :
Government Revenues 127041 HKD Million Mar/15 157361 1258 : 157361
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence 5 Sep/15 1 -53 : 32
Manufacturing PMI 49.2 Jun/15 47.6 46.6 : 53.3
Industrial Production -1.5 percent Mar/15 -3.7 -10.6 : 7.1
Changes in Inventories -2559 HKD Million Mar/15 1881 -13825 : 29347
Bankruptcies 11630 Companies May/15 15618 409 : 15618
Car Registrations 4247 Cars Jun/15 2831 332 : 6154
Competitiveness Index 5.45 Points Dec/15 5.46 5.22 : 5.46
Competitiveness Rank 7 Dec/15 7 7 : 12
Corruption Index 74 Points Dec/14 75 70.1 : 84
Corruption Rank 17 Dec/14 15 12 : 18
Ease of Doing Business 3 Dec/14 2 2 : 3
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence 106 Mar/15 107 70 : 118
Retail Sales YoY 4.4 percent Jun/15 4.7 -13.8 : 35.8
Consumer Spending 367485 HKD Million Mar/15 385705 34061 : 385705
Personal Savings 0.01 percent Jun/15 0.01 0 : 13.21
Bank Lending Rate 5 percent Jun/15 5 5 : 19.61
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 138 Index points May/15 137 31.34 : 138
Home Ownership Rate 51 percent Dec/14 51.2 28.7 : 54.3
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 16.5 percent Dec/15 16.5 16 : 17.5
Personal Income Tax Rate 15 percent Dec/14 15 15 : 16




Economic Indicators for Hong Kong including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Hong Kong economy. 8/3/2015