Hong Kong | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 7.75  May/15 7.74 4.6 : 8.7
Government Bond 10Y 1.63 percent May/15 1.54 0.55 : 10.49
Stock Market 27454 Index points May/15 28133 58.61 : 31638
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 274 USD Billion Dec/13 263 1.32 : 274
GDP Growth Rate 0.4 percent Feb/15 0.2 -3.4 : 6.3
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.1 percent Feb/15 2.4 -8.1 : 20.7
GDP Constant Prices 541265 HKD Million Feb/15 584672 59854 : 584672
Gross National Product 606184 HKD Million Nov/14 565693 303627 : 606184
GDP per capita 33534 USD Dec/13 32729 3080 : 33534
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 123178 HKD Million Feb/15 146056 14174 : 146056
GDP per capita PPP 51509 USD Dec/13 50272 26982 : 51509
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 3.2 percent Apr/15 3.3 1 : 8.5
Employed Persons 3792 Thousand Apr/15 3801 2371 : 3808
Unemployed Persons 128 Thousand Apr/15 127 24.9 : 308
Job Vacancies 73533  Dec/14 75357 15919 : 127765
Productivity 148 Index Points Jun/13 145 99.4 : 148
Labor Force Participation Rate 61.4 percent Apr/15 61.5 59.5 : 66.5
Wages 14354 HKD/Month Aug/14 14126 10382 : 14354
Wages in Manufacturing 191 Index Points Nov/14 191 142 : 191
Labour Costs 132 Index Points Nov/14 124 76.2 : 148
Population 7.23 Million Jun/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 2.8 percent Apr/15 4.5 -6.1 : 16
Consumer Price Index CPI 123 Index Points Apr/15 124 26.3 : 124
GDP Deflator 106 Index Points Feb/15 105 16.6 : 123
Producer Prices 106 Index Points Nov/14 108 84.7 : 114
Export Prices 103 Index Points Mar/15 103 61.7 : 118
Import Prices 102 Index Points Mar/15 103 59.3 : 116
Food Inflation 3.2 percent Apr/15 4.3 -0.6 : 8.2
Inflation Rate Mom -0.97 percent Apr/15 -0.32 -2.42 : 3.1
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 0.5 percent Apr/15 0.5 0.5 : 8
Interbank Rate 0.38 percent May/15 0.38 0.07 : 15.56
Money Supply M0 342182 HKD Million Mar/15 350030 8642 : 350030
Money Supply M1 1941490 HKD Million Mar/15 1727208 5642 : 1941490
Money Supply M2 11348100 HKD Million Mar/15 11125070 14225 : 11348100
Money Supply M3 11453974 HKD Million Apr/15 11381298 138773 : 11453974
Foreign Exchange Reserves 343200 USD Million Apr/15 332200 38357 : 343200
Loans to Private Sector 7627377 HKD Million Mar/15 7364840 100529 : 7627377
Banks Balance Sheet 19097488 HKD Million Mar/15 18743564 307213 : 19097488
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -39164 HKD Million Apr/15 -46206 -59250 : 7228
Exports 291944 HKD Million Apr/15 296110 172 : 331986
Imports 331108 HKD Million Apr/15 342320 230 : 382355
Current Account 98.85 HKD Million Feb/15 16701 -8080 : 92020
Current Account to GDP 1.9 percent Dec/14 1.5 -6.3 : 13.7
Terms of Trade 100 Index Points Mar/15 99.9 99 : 108
Capital Flows -45297 HKD Million Nov/14 -69064 -89673 : 31399
Tourist Arrivals 2057999  Apr/15 1931380 211328 : 2092072
Gold Reserves 2.08 Tonnes Nov/14 2.08 2.08 : 2.08
External Debt 10007973 HKD Million Dec/14 9801561 2707907 : 10007973
Foreign Direct Investment 10483 HKD Billion Jun/13 9647 3320 : 10483
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget 0.6 percent of GDP Dec/13 3.2 -6.26 : 8.6
Government Debt to GDP 33.84 percent Dec/13 34.19 13.7 : 35.47
Government Budget Value 80801 HKD Million Nov/14 -20356 -53683 : 98775
Government Spending 55306 HKD Million Feb/15 51447 5720 : 55306
Credit Rating 95.39  :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence May/15 3 -53 : 32
Manufacturing PMI 46.6  Apr/15 49.6 46.6 : 53.3
Industrial Production -3.7 percent Nov/14 -1.7 -10.6 : 7.1
Changes in Inventories -2559 HKD Million Feb/15 1881 -13825 : 29347
Bankruptcies 9428 Companies Mar/15 5987 409 : 9428
Car Registrations 3037 Cars Mar/15 4167 332 : 6154
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence 106  Feb/15 107 70 : 118
Retail Sales YoY 0.8 percent Mar/15 18.1 -13.8 : 35.8
Consumer Spending 367485 HKD Million Feb/15 385705 34061 : 385705
Personal Savings 0.01 percent Apr/15 0.01 0 : 13.21
Bank Lending Rate percent Feb/15 5 5 : 19.61
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 136 Index points Mar/15 133 31.34 : 136
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 16.5 percent Jan/15 16.5 16 : 17.5
Personal Income Tax Rate 15 percent Jan/14 15 15 : 16




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