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Suggested resources and tips for finding statistics for Hong Kong and for overseas.

Business and Economics statistics - Hong Kong

Library databases


The statistics below, unless indicated otherwise, are sourced from the Census and Statistics Department, Hong Kong SAR Government.

Commerce & industry


Financial markets


Public accounts, money and finance


Historical and some current statistics - Library collection

Tips for locating historical and current statistics in the CityU LibraryFind

  • Use the word statistics as one of the keywords e.g. finance statistics Hong Kong
  • Use the words statistics and periodicals as keywords to locate statistics published at regular intervals e.g. finance statistics periodicals
  • Use the word yearbook or year book as keywords to locate statistics from government or industry sources e.g. mining industry yearbook.

The most current statistics are generally found on the web and not in print.