Employed Persons in Hong Kong is expected to be 3873.57 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Employed Persons in Hong Kong to stand at 3880.52 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Hong Kong Employed Persons is projected to trend around 3885.91 Thousand in 2020, according to our econometric models.


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Hong Kong Labour Last Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Unemployment Rate 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.9
Employed Persons 3875 3874 3878 3879 3881 3886
Unemployed Persons 118 117 117 117 117 117
Labor Force Participation Rate 61.2 61.12 61.16 61.14 61.15 61.15
Productivity 166 170 171 172 173 182
Job Vacancies 79203 80506 81064 81428 81616 81774
Wages 16479 16400 16350 16910 17010 17300
Wages in Manufacturing 220 218 223 225 226 220
Minimum Wages 34.5 34.5 36.5 36.5 36.5 36.5
Population 7.41 7.5 7.46 7.47 7.48 7.7
Retirement Age Men 65 65 65 65 65 65
Retirement Age Women 65 65 65 65 65 65
Youth Unemployment Rate 6.3 5.92 5.97 5.99 5.97 5.97