Indicators of economy in Hong Kong

The essential economic performance of a country is reflected by the gross domestic product. So the total of all goods and services sold. Worldwide gross domestic product in 2018 was at about 11.072 US Dollar per capita. The GDP in Hong Kong reached 48.676 US Dollar per capita. The gross national product has been at 50.300 US Dollar per capita.

Inflation in Hong Kong was in 2019 at around 2.86%. For the the EU, the average of the same was year at 1.63%.

Compared to Germany, the prices of daily necessities are approximately 18.70% higher.
The Corruption Perceptions Index for the public sector counts 76 and is compared to other countries good.


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Unemployment rates in percent 1991 - 2019

Unemployment rates Hong Kong

Economic performance 2018

 Hong Kong
Total
Hong Kong
per capita
EU
Total
EU
per capita
GDP362.68 bn USD48,675.62 USD15,912.78 tn USD31,004.16 USD
Gross national product374.76 bn USD50,296.75 USD15,400.52 tn USD30,006.07 USD


58 of the 2000 largest listed companies in the world originate from Hong Kong. This is determined annually in the "Forbes Global 2000" list. The 10 largest companies in the country were in 2020:

Rank 28: China Mobile (Hong Kong)
Rank 66: AIA Group (Hong Kong)
Rank 77: CITIC (Hong Kong)
Rank 126: CNOOC (Hong Kong)
Rank 152: CK Hutchison (Hong Kong)
Rank 210: China Resources Land (Hong Kong)
Rank 270: Sun Hung Kai Properties (Hong Kong)
Rank 286: China Unicom (Hong Kong)
Rank 343: CK Asset Holdings (Hong Kong)
Rank 423: Shimao Property Holdings (Hong Kong)

Development of the Gross domestic product in billion US Dollar 1979 - 2018


GDP Hong Kong
Development of inflation
Corruption in Hong Kong
Cost of living in a global comparison

Im- and Exports 2018

 Hong Kong
Total
Hong Kong
per capita
EU
Total
EU
per capita
Exports682.86 bn USD91,647.36 USD8,712.92 bn USD16,976.10 USD
Imports682.63 bn USD91,616.45 USD8,121.06 bn USD15,822.93 USD


Development of imports and exports in billion US dollars 1998 - 2018


Exports
Imports