First Quarter 2017
The US interest rate outlook (PDF)
Business sentiment in Hong Kong (PDF)
Recent economic performance of the euro area (PDF)
Business performance and operating situation of low paying sectors in 2015 (PDF)
 
2016 Economic Background and 2017 Prospects
Change in dissemination of the Hong Kong’s gross domestic product (GDP) statistics (PDF)
Diffusion indices on small and medium-sized enterprises (an update) (PDF)
US fiscal policy developments after the Great Recession of 2009 (PDF)
Economic performance of the Mainland in 2016 (PDF)
The performance of financial and business services trade in Asia in recent years (PDF)
Elderly employment (PDF)
Recent movements of food and commodity prices in the international markets (PDF)
 
Third Quarter 2016
Diffusion indices on small and medium-sized enterprises (an update) (PDF)
An analysis of the poverty situation of Hong Kong, 2009-2015 (PDF)
Productivity growth slowdown in the US and its economic implications (PDF)
“Spaghetti bowl effect” of free trade agreements (PDF)
Characteristics of NEET in Hong Kong (PDF)
 
Half-yearly 2016
Competitiveness of the Hong Kong economy (PDF)
Diffusion indices on small and medium-sized enterprises (an update) (PDF)
Brexit and its possible impacts on the Hong Kong economy (PDF)
Recent economic performance of emerging market economies (PDF)
Structural transformation of the Mainland economy (PDF)
Earnings of youths in Hong Kong (PDF)
 
First Quarter 2016
Diffusion indices on small and medium-sized enterprises (an update) (PDF)
The “13th Five-Year Plan” and Hong Kong’s economic development (PDF)
Labour productivity growth in Hong Kong: a structural perspective (PDF)
Negative interest rates in the eurozone and Japan (PDF)
Impact of a regional trade agreement on Hong Kong as a non-signatory: A case in ECFA (PDF)
Entrepreneurship and Economic Freedom (PDF)
Cash Market Transaction Survey 2014/15 (PDF)
Business performance and operating situation of low paying sectors in 2014 (PDF)
Rebasing of the Consumer Price Indices (PDF)
 
2015 Economic Background and 2016 Prospects
Diffusion indices on small and medium-sized enterprises (an update) (PDF)
Recent labour market conditions in the eurozone (PDF)
Can domestic demand of selected Asian economies provide support to growth? (PDF)
What can we learn from the previous US interest rate upcycles? (PDF)
The cyclical and secular forces behind Hong Kong’s merchandise export performance (PDF)
Hong Kong’s trade with selected regions along the Belt and Road (PDF)
Salient observations on the trends of labour force participation rate (PDF)
An update on the self-employment situation (PDF)
 
Third Quarter 2015
Will personal consumption help sustain economic growth in the United States? (PDF)
An update on the recent performance of Hong Kong’s retail sales (PDF)
Diffusion indices on small and medium-sized enterprises (an update) (PDF)
The increasing monetary policy divergence between major central banks (PDF)
 
Half-yearly 2015
Risks of capital flow reversals in emerging market economies from the eventual normalisation of US interest rates (PDF)
Diffusion indices on small and medium-sized enterprises (an update) (PDF)
Recent economic performance of the selected member economies in the eurozone (PDF)
Gender wage gap for low-paid employees in Hong Kong during 2011-2014 (PDF)
 
First Quarter 2015
The Chinese New Year effects on Hong Kong’s retail sales and merchandise exports (PDF)
Diffusion indices on small and medium-sized enterprises (an update) (PDF)
The US Federal Reserve’s policy objectives and recent progress (PDF)
Recent situation of US household deleveraging (PDF)
Recent macroeconomic performance of the eurozone (PDF)
HKMA’s macro-prudential measures since 2009 (PDF)
Operating situation of enterprises after the upward adjustment of the Statutory Minimum Wage rate in 2013 (PDF)
 
2014 Economic Background and 2015 Prospects
An update on retail sales trends and performance (PDF)
Diffusion indices on small and medium-sized enterprises (an update) (PDF)
Deflation risks in selected economies (PDF)
Oil price fluctuations and its impact on the global economy (PDF)
The Long Term Housing Strategy (PDF)
Characteristics of cross-boundary trip makers (PDF)
Labour market adjustments under different economic cycles (PDF)
Recent movements of food and commodity prices in the international markets (PDF)
 
Third Quarter 2014
Recent developments in the US labour market (PDF)
Diffusion indices on small and medium-sized enterprises (an update) (PDF)
Labour force participation and educational attainment in Hong Kong (PDF)
 
Half-yearly 2014
Recent monetary easing in the eurozone (PDF)
The recent performance of Hong Kong’s retail sales (PDF)
Diffusion indices on small and medium-sized enterprises (an update) (PDF)
ASEAN’s Economic Linkages with Hong Kong and Market Potentials (PDF)
Female labour supply in Hong Kong: child care responsibilities and decision to work (PDF)
 
First Quarter 2014
Recent inflation situation in the US (PDF)
Diffusion indices on small and medium-sized enterprises (an update) (PDF)
Recent global trade performance (PDF)
Recent situation of global current account imbalances (PDF)
Tourist spending in 2013 (PDF)
Mainland-related exposures of the Hong Kong banking sector (PDF)
Business performance of enterprises after the implementation of Statutory Minimum Wage (PDF)
 
2013 Economic Background and 2014 Prospects
Diffusion indices on small and medium-sized enterprises (an update) (PDF)
Recent performance of the US housing market (PDF)
The eurozone’s economic recovery in perspective (PDF)
Medium and long-term growth outlook of major economies (PDF)
Latest Government measures on land and housing supply (PDF)
Labour’s share of national income in Hong Kong (PDF)
The relations among global, Mainland and local food inflation (PDF)
 
Third Quarter 2013
Diffusion indices on small and medium-sized enterprises (an update) (PDF)
Recent economic policy in Japan and its impacts on the Hong Kong economy (PDF)
Renminbi (RMB) bond market in Hong Kong (PDF)
Population ageing in Hong Kong: challenges and opportunities (PDF)
 
Half-yearly 2013
The US Federal Reserve's conditional timetable for tapering asset purchases (PDF)
Diffusion indices on small and medium-sized enterprises (an update) (PDF)
A look at intra-regional trade in East Asia (PDF)
Performance of exports of consumer goods – a longer-term perspective (PDF)
Spending pattern of inbound visitors (PDF)
Part-time employment in Hong Kong (PDF)
 
First Quarter 2013
Diffusion indices on small and medium-sized enterprises (an update) (PDF)
Latest Government measures on the property market (February 2013) (PDF)
Per capita spending of incoming visitors (PDF)
Hong Kong's latent labour force (PDF)
Recent movements of the Composite CPI's private housing rental sub-index (PDF)
The relationship between commercial rental costs and macroeconomic variables (PDF)
 
2012 Economic Background and 2013 Prospects
The performance of Hong Kong's retail trade industry (PDF)
Diffusion indices on small and medium-sized enterprises (an update) (PDF)
Summary of recent major events pertinent to the euro debt crisis (an update) (PDF)
Key Government measures on the property market in 2012 (PDF)
Latest Government measures on housing and land supply (January 2013) (PDF)
Business performance after the implementation of statutory minimum wage (SMW) (PDF)
Recent movements of food and commodity prices in the international markets (PDF)
 
Third Quarter 2012
Features of the latest revision to Hong Kong's gross domestic product (GDP) statistics (PDF)
The US Federal Reserve's third round of quantitative easing (QE3) (PDF)
Diffusion indices on small and medium-sized enterprises (an update) (PDF)
The "fiscal cliff" facing the US economy (PDF)
Statistical analysis for the tail risks of merchandise exports (PDF)
Latest Government measures on the property market (August to October 2012) (PDF)
Youth unemployment in Hong Kong (PDF)
 
Half-yearly 2012
Diffusion indices on small and medium-sized enterprises (an update) (PDF)
Recent developments of the eurozone sovereign debt crisis (PDF)
Usefulness of monthly statistics on retained imports (PDF)
A look at sectoral employment growth in relation to macroeconomic variables (PDF)
The Gini coefficient of Hong Kong: trends and interpretations (PDF)
Recent global inflation situation (PDF)
 
First Quarter 2012
Diffusion indices on small and medium-sized enterprises (an update) (PDF)
Labour productivity growth in Hong Kong (PDF)
The relative shift towards offshore trade and the implications for dependence of Hong Kong's trade on the advanced markets (PDF)
Mobile data services in Hong Kong (PDF)
Overseas investors in Hong Kong's securities market (PDF)
Characteristics of Low-paid Employees in Hong Kong (PDF)
Impact of oil price hikes on consumer price inflation in Hong Kong (PDF)
 
2011 Economic Background and 2012 Prospects
Diffusion indices on small and medium-sized enterprises (an update) (PDF)
Economic contribution of the Six Industries (an update) (PDF)
Summary of major events and credit rating actions pertinent to euro debt crisis (PDF)
Will the economic slowdown of the US and EU affect East Asia? (PDF)
Recent movements of prices of food and oil in the international markets (PDF)
 
Third Quarter 2011
Diffusion indices on small and medium-sized enterprises (an update) (PDF)
Latest Government housing measures (October 2011) (PDF)
Latest labour market conditions after the implementation of statutory minimum wage (PDF)
Difference between the headline and underlying Composite CPIs (PDF)
 
Half-yearly 2011
Diffusion indices on small and medium-sized enterprises (an update) (PDF)
An update on the eurozone sovereign debt situation (PDF)
Development of Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs) in Hong Kong (PDF)
Relationship between the CPI's private housing rental sub-index and R&VD's private domestic rental index (PDF)
 
First Quarter 2011
Diffusion indices on small and medium-sized enterprises (an update) (PDF)
Total tourism spending in 2010 (PDF)
Development of Hong Kong's stock market since 1997 (PDF)
How well the labour market has weathered the global financial tsunami? (PDF)
Rebasing of the Consumer Price Indices (PDF)
Movements of global oil prices amid the unrest in the Middle East and North Africa (PDF)
 
2010 Economic Background and 2011 Prospects
Diffusion indices on small and medium-sized enterprises (An update) (PDF)
Economic contribution of the six industries (An update) (PDF)
The Federal Reserve's another round of quantitative easing (QE2) (PDF)
An update on the European sovereign debt situation (PDF)
Hong Kong's derivatives market in 2009/10 (PDF)
Recent employment trends and measures for construction workers (PDF)
Recent movements of global food prices (PDF)
 
Third Quarter 2010
Impact of financial tsunami on small and medium-sized enterprises (an update) (PDF)
Recovery of merchandise trade in Asia in the aftermath of the global financial crisis (PDF)
Latest Government measures on the property market (August and October 2010) (PDF)
Characteristics of cross-boundary trip makers (PDF)
The recent self-employment situation: An update (PDF)
 
Half-yearly 2010
Recent developments regarding the sovereign debt problem in the euro area (PDF)
Impact of financial tsunami on small and medium-sized enterprises (An update) (PDF)
Seasonal pattern of youth workers (PDF)
Recent movements of global food and fuel prices (PDF)
 
First Quarter 2010
Overall productivity growth in Hong Kong and selected economies (PDF)
Impact of financial tsunami on small and medium-sized enterprises (An update) (PDF)
Latest government measures on the residential property market (PDF)
Recent trends of voluntary part-time employees (PDF)
To what extent is Hong Kong's CPI inflation explained by imported inflation? (PDF)
 
2009 Economic Background and 2010 Prospects
Impact of financial tsunami on small and medium-sized enterprises (An update) (PDF)
Economic contribution of the six industries (PDF)
Unconventional monetary policy and its exit strategy in the United States (PDF)
Recent trends of development in the female workforce (PDF)
Relationships between exchange rate and import price movements (PDF)
 
Third Quarter 2009
The performance of world trade during the Great Depression and the current crisis (PDF)
Impact of financial tsunami on small and medium-sized enterprises(An update) (PDF)
The Callable Bull/Bear Contract market in Hong Kong (PDF)
Hedge fund activities of SFC-licensed managers/advisors (PDF)
Comparison of current labour market conditions by selected sectors with the situation following the Asian Financial Crisis of 1997 (PDF)
Impact of recent oil price movements on consumer price inflation (PDF)
 
Half-yearly 2009
A comparison on economic performance between the current crisis and the 1997-98 Asian Financial Crisis (PDF)
Impact of financial tsunami on small and medium-sized enterprises (An update) (PDF)
Merchandise trade performance in Hong Kong, the Guangdong province and the Mainland as a whole (PDF)
Hong Kong as a knowledge-based economy (PDF)
Renminbi business in Hong Kong (PDF)
Comparison of labour market conditions by skill segment in the aftermath of Asian financial crisis and after the onset of the current global financial crisis (PDF)
 
First Quarter 2009
Counter-cyclical fiscal measures (PDF)
Impact of financial tsunami on small and medium-sized enterprises (An update) (PDF)
Current global economic situation (PDF)
Equity short-selling activity in Hong Kong (PDF)
Latest earnings adjustment after the outbreak of the global financial crisis (PDF)
 
2008 Economic Background and 2009 Prospects
Impact of financial tsunami on small and medium-sized enterprises (PDF)
Major financial measures undertaken since September 2008 (PDF)
Futures and options markets in Hong Kong (PDF)
Latest labour market conditions after the outbreak of financial tsunami (PDF)
 
Third Quarter 2008
Will the financial tsunami cause a steeper and longer global recession? (PDF)
Characteristics of cross-boundary trip makers (PDF)
HKMA's measures to provide liquidity assistance to licensed banks in Hong Kong (PDF)
 
Half-yearly 2008
Impact of Guangdong's industrial restructuring on Hong Kong's external trade (PDF)
Individual Visit Scheme : An anecdote (PDF)
Retail investors in Hong Kong (PDF)
An analysis of youth unemployment since 2003 (PDF)
Recent trends of food prices in the international markets (PDF)
 
First Quarter 2008
The relative importance of the United States as a market for exports of East Asian economies (PDF)
Financial sector : Sources of growth and economic linkages (PDF)
Analysis of the change in labour force participation rate from 1993 to 2007 (PDF)
 
2007 Economic Background and 2008 Prospects
Recent developments in retail business and the contribution from inbound tourism (PDF)
Contribution to economic growth through education and experience upgrading (PDF)
Hong Kong's inflation in global context (PDF)
Seasonal adjustment of the unemployment rate (PDF)
An analysis of the one-high-two-low group (PDF)
 
Third Quarter 2007
Introducing the chain volume measures of the Gross Domestic Product (PDF)
Accumulation of human capital stock through education and experience upgrading (PDF)
Brief review of office market structure during the past decade (PDF)
Economic Impact of Competition in Mortgage Interest Rates (PDF)
Long-term Unemployment Situation since 2003 (PDF)
The GDP deflator and terms of trade (PDF)
An examination of the sources of recent food price hike and its impact on Hong Kong's inflation (PDF)
 
Half-yearly 2007
Ten years after re-unification : a review (PDF)
Rising tendency for business enterprises to engage in collaborative activities on research and development (PDF)
Asset Management Industry in Hong Kong (PDF)
Recent employment situation of new immigrants from the Mainland of China (PDF)
Self-employment situation since 2003 (PDF)
Analysis of unit labour costs in different economic sectors (PDF)
An examination of the sources of recent food price hike and its impact on Hong Kong's inflation (PDF)
 
First Quarter 2007
Business visitors arrivals : recent trends and profile (PDF)
Estimating the effects of Chinese New Year on CCPI (PDF)
 
2006 Economic Background and 2007 Prospects
Productivity growth in Hong Kong (PDF)
Exchange rate movement as a prominent factor affecting Hong Kong's export performance (PDF)
How would US economic slow-down impact on Hong Kong's exports? (PDF)
Value added logistics (PDF)
The employment and income situation of lower-end workers since 2003 (PDF)
Recent employment and vacancy situation of small and medium-sized enterprises (PDF)
How high is imported inflation in Hong Kong? (PDF)
 
Third Quarter 2006
Offshore trade and the Mainland's external trade (PDF)
Methodology of compiling property price and rental indices (PDF)
Recent trends of part-time employees (PDF)
Fuel prices and the terms of trade (PDF)
 
Half-yearly 2006
The Eleventh Five-Year Plan and the Economic Development of Hong Kong (PDF)
Extent of skill mismatch in the local labour market (PDF)
Vacancies of properties in recent years (PDF)
Recent employment situation of fresh graduates and school leavers (PDF)
 
First Quarter 2006
Have the demographic and education factors affected the unemployment rate? (PDF)
Spending pattern of the Mainland visitors under the Individual Visit Scheme (PDF)
Key features of Basel II and its benefits to the economy (PDF)
Recent movement in the labour force participation rate (PDF)
Rebasing of the Consumer Price Indices (PDF)
 
2005 Economic Background and 2006 Prospects
Impact of higher interest rates on the Hong Kong economy (PDF)
Oil shocks in the 1970s and how they had impacted on Hong Kong economy (PDF)
The US housing boom (PDF)
Benefits to Hong Kong stemming from vibrant inbound tourism in the Mainland (PDF)
Major issues in fostering development of creative economy (PDF)
An analysis of employment and income growth (PDF)
An analysis of the low-income employees (PDF)
Unit cost analysis and consumer price inflation (PDF)
 
Third Quarter 2005
Rising rentals and the Hong Kong economy (PDF)
Impact of high oil prices on the Hong Kong economy (PDF)
Advancement of port facilities in the Pearl River Delta region : opportunities and challenges for Hong Kong (PDF)
Impact of oil price hikes on the Composite CPI (PDF)
 
Half-yearly 2005
The structural shift of Hong Kong's external trade towards off-shore trade (PDF)
Private equity investment (PDF)
 
First Quarter 2005
Hong Kong's tourism industry (PDF)
Mainland's enterprises in Hong Kong's stock market (PDF)
Hedge fund industry (PDF)
 
2003 Economic Background
GDP by income component (PDF)
Reconcilation between government operating expenditure in the fiscal accounts and government consumption expenditure in the national accounts (PDF)
Bilateral trade balances (PDF)
Intra-regional trade in East Asia (PDF)
Hong Kong's international investment position and external debt (PDF)
Hong Kong's external direct investment (PDF)
The Four Pillar Industries in the Hong Kong economy (PDF)
Rental yields of residential and commercial property (PDF)
Mainland visitors to Hong Kong (PDF)
Information technology usage and penetration in households and business (PDF)
Factors influencing the share of Hong Kong dollar deposits and total deposits (PDF)
Development in the insurance sub-sector (PDF)
Overall economic growth and total employment (PDF)
Youth unemployment (PDF)
Unemployment of persons aged 50 and above (PDF)
Socio-economic charateristics of part-time workers (PDF)
Changes in the CPI's private housing rental sub-index and in R&VD's private domestic rental (PDF)
Movement in the GDP deflator (PDF)
 
Third Quarter 2003
New tourism expenditure data and its effect on the GDP statistics (PDF)
Retail sales vis-a-vis private consumption expenditure (PDF)
Hong Kong's visible trade balance over the past decade (PDF)
Structural shift in Hong Kong's external trade (PDF)
Effect of new tourism expenditure data on the balance of payments statistics (PDF)
Residential mortagage loans in negative equity (PDF)
Container throughput in Hong Kong and Shenzhen (PDF)
Divergent movement between the Hong Kong dollar narrow and broad money supply (PDF)
Recent movements in Hang Seng Sectoral sub-indices (PDF)
Seasonal adjustment to the unemployment rate (PDF)
Employment growth differentiated by employment status in recent years (PDF)
Sources of growth in labour force in recent years (PDF)
Impact of the Government's special relief measures on the Consumer Prices Indices (PDF)
Recent trend in the international crude oil prices (PDF)
 
Legislative Council Business
Hong Kong's recent economic situation and near-term outlook (8 January 2018) (PDF)
Hong Kong's latest overall economic situation (8 January 2018) (PDF)
Hong Kong's recent economic situation and near-term outlook (5 June 2017) (PDF)
Hong Kong's latest economic situation (5 June 2017) (PDF)
Hong Kong's recent economic situation and near-term outlook (3 January 2017) (PDF)
Hong Kong's latest economic situation (3 January 2017) (PDF)
Hong Kong's recent economic situation and near-term outlook (6 June 2016) (PDF)
Hong Kong's latest economic situation (6 June 2016) (PDF)
Hong Kong's recent economic situation and near-term outlook (7 December 2015) (PDF)
Hong Kong's latest economic situation (7 December 2015) (PDF)
Hong Kong's recent economic situation and near-term outlook (1 June 2015) (PDF)
Hong Kong's latest economic situation (1 June 2015) (PDF)
Hong Kong's recent economic situation and near-term outlook (9 June 2014) (PDF)
Hong Kong's latest economic situation (9 June 2014) (PDF)
Hong Kong's recent economic situation and near-term outlook (2 December 2013) (PDF)
Hong Kong's latest economic situation (2 December 2013) (PDF)
Hong Kong's recent economic situation and near-term outlook (3 June 2013) (PDF)
Hong Kong's latest economic situation (3 June 2013) (PDF)
Hong Kong's recent economic situation and near-term outlook (3 December 2012) (PDF)
Hong Kong's latest economic situation (3 December 2012) (PDF)
Hong Kong's latest economic situation and outlook (10 July 2012) (PDF)
Hong Kong's latest economic situation (10 July 2012) (PDF)
Information Note on non-residential property market (28 June 2012) (PDF)
Hong Kong's recent economic situation and near-term outlook (4 June 2012) (PDF)
Hong Kong's latest economic situation (4 June 2012) (PDF)
Hong Kong's recent economic situation and near-term outlook (21 November 2011) (PDF)
Hong Kong's latest economic situation (21 November 2011) (PDF)
Hong Kong's recent economic situation and near-term outlook (9 June 2011) (PDF)
Hong Kong's latest economic situation (9 June 2011) (PDF)
Hong Kong's recent economic situation and near-term outlook (29 November 2010) (PDF)
Hong Kong's latest economic situation (29 November 2010) (PDF)
Hong Kong's recent economic situation and near-term outlook (7 June 2010) (PDF)
Hong Kong's latest economic situation (7 June 2010) (PDF)
Hong Kong's recent economic situation and near-term outlook (7 December 2009) (PDF)
Hong Kong's latest economic situation (7 December 2009) (PDF)
Hong Kong's recent economic situation and near-term outlook (6 July 2009) (PDF)
Hong Kong's latest economic situation (6 July 2009) (PDF)
Hong Kong's recent economic situation and near-term outlook (1 December 2008) (PDF)
Hong Kong's latest economic situation (1 December 2008) (PDF)
Hong Kong's recent economic situation and near-term outlook (10 June 2008) (PDF)
Hong Kong's latest economic situation (10 June 2008) (PDF)
Hong Kong's recent economic situation and near-term outlook (3 December 2007) (PDF)
Hong Kong's latest economic situation (3 December 2007) (PDF)
Hong Kong's recent economic situation and near-term outlook (4 June 2007) (PDF)
Hong Kong's latest economic situation (4 June 2007) (PDF)
Hong Kong's recent economic situation and near-term outlook (14 December 2006) (PDF)
Hong Kong's latest economic situation (14 December 2006) (PDF)
Hong Kong's recent economic situation and short-term outlook (5 June 2006) (PDF)
Hong Kong's latest economic situation (5 June 2006) (PDF)
Hong Kong's recent economic situation and short-term outlook (5 December 2005) (PDF)
Hong Kong's latest economic situation (5 December 2005) (PDF)
Hong Kong's recent economic situation and short-term outlook (6 June 2005) (PDF)
Hong Kong's recent economic situation and short-term outlook (6 December 2004) (PDF)
Hong Kong's recent economic situation and short-term outlook (14 June 2004) (PDF)