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Population ('000)   
Mid-2018  
Mid-2019 #
7 451.0  
7 524.1  
Number of households ('000)   
9/2018 - 11/2018  
9/2019 - 11/2019  
2 572.2  
2 643.6  
Labour force ('000)   
10/2018 - 12/2018  
10/2019 - 12/2019 #
3 973.4  
3 941.8  
Unemployment rate (%) (seasonally adjusted)   
10/2018 - 12/2018  
10/2019 - 12/2019 #
2.8  
3.3  
Real Wage Index (Year-on-year % change)
Jun 2019  
Sep 2019  
-0.1  
0.0  
Total exports of goods, values (HK$ Million)   
2017  
2018  
Oct 2019  
Nov 2019  
348,528  
359,270  
Total exports of goods, quantum index (Year-on-year % change)   
2017  
2018  
6.2  
4.9  
Oct 2019  
Nov 2019  
-9.0  
-1.3  
Imports of goods, value (HK$ Million)   
2017  
2018  
Oct 2019  
Nov 2019  
379,118  
385,438  
Imports of goods, quantum index (Year-on-year % change)   
2017  
2018  
6.8  
5.9  
Oct 2019  
Nov 2019  
-11.6  
-5.9  
Gross Domestic Product (Year-on-year % change in real terms)
2017 r
2018 r
+3.8  
+3.0  
Q2 2019 r
Q3 2019 r
+0.4  
-2.9  
Balance of Payments — current account balance (HK$ Million)   
2017 #
2018 #
123,900  
113,745  
Q2 2019 #
Q3 2019 #
34,951  
74,445  
Composite Consumer Price Index  (Year-on-year % change)   
2018  
2019  
2.4  
2.9  
Nov 2019  
Dec 2019  
3.0  
2.9  
Total retail sales, volume index (Year-on-year % change)   
2017  
2018  
1.9  
7.6  
Oct 2019  
Nov 2019 #
-26.4  
-25.4  
Business Receipts Indices (Year-on-year % change) - Banking   
Q2 2019  
Q3 2019  
4.6  
5.5  
Business Receipts Indices (Year-on-year % change) - Financing (except banking)   
Q2 2019  
Q3 2019  
2.9  
-1.8  
Money Supply - M3 (HK$ million)
Q3 2018  
Q3 2019  
Newly completed residential flats ('000)
2018  
1/2019 - 6/2019  
46.0  
14.7  
Public mobile subscribers per 1 000 population  (1)
End-2018  
End-8/2019  
1 224    
1 258 #  
Visitor arrivals ('000)
2018  
1/2019 - 10/2019  
65 148  
50 075  
#Provisional figures
r“Revised figures”.
p“Preliminary figures”.
(1)Figures exclude pre-paid SIM cards
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