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The Census and Statistics Department conducts the Household Expenditure Survey (HES) at five yearly intervals to collect information on the expenditure patterns of households in Hong Kong for updating the expenditure weights used for compiling the Consumer Price Indices. The latest round was conducted in 2014/15.

Latest Statistics

2009/10
($)
2014/15
($)
Average monthly household expenditure
21,623
27,627
Average monthly per capita expenditure
7,137
9,253

Press Release Series

Latest Release Date Upcoming Release Date
Household Expenditure Survey and the Rebasing of the Consumer Price Indices 29 Apr 2016 -
News on 2014/15 Household Expenditure Survey 15 Jul 2015 -
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