Nominal GDP for China was HK$2,867bn in 2021, down from HK$2,689bn in 2020. The Hong Kong population was estimated at 7.5m in 2021 according to the IMF, while China is Hong Kong’s biggest trading partner.
Variables Surveyed for Hong Kong
Variables covered in our monthly analysis of Hong Kong include:
Consensus Forecasts for Hong Kong
Individual panellist forecasts are shown for each of the variables surveyed, along with the consensus (mean) forecast. The rows of forecasts are ranked by the GDP growth estimate for the current year, highest to lowest. In the hard copy and pdf version of the publication, we also show selected “comparison forecasters” including the Asian Development Bank, Government of Hong Kong, and IMF. The table below shows a small example set of forecasts for GDP growth and Consumer Prices (CPI), taken from our survey of September 2022.
Source: Asia Pacific Conensus Forecasts, September 2022