Hong Kong - Industrial Production

Hong Kong: Industrial Production

Mnemonic IP.IHKG
Unit Index 2008=100, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Quarterly 7.29 %
Data 2019 Q1 89
2018 Q4 96

Series Information

Source Census and Statistics Department Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSARG)
Release Industrial Production - Quarterly
Frequency Quarterly
Start Date 3/31/1982
End Date 3/31/2019

Hong Kong: Business

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Change in Inventories 2019 Q1 -5,977 -6,509 Mil. HKD, SA Quarterly
Industrial Production 2019 Q1 89 96 Index 2008=100, NSA Quarterly
Real Change in Inventories 2017 12,461,000,000 447,000,000 NCU Annual

Release Information

Index of industrial production is a measure of change in the volume of production for all establishments in manufacturing industries and swerage, waste management and remediation in Hong Kong.

Compilation follows the UN Statistics Division International Recommendations for the Index of Industrial Production 2009.

The index uses a chained Laspeyeres formula. Weighting is by deflated sales value and value-added of each industry.

Establishments are classified according to the Hong Kong Standard Industrial Classification Version 2.0 (HSIC 2.0).

Industrial coverage: All local establishments in manufacturing industries and sewerage, waste managemnt and remediation activities.

Product coverage: Only primary products of establishments are covered.

Revision of provisional figures is due to the availablity of more data for index compilation. The discrepancy between the provisional figures and revised figures is generally small.