Labour Costs in Hong Kong increased to 141.70 Index Points in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 134.60 Index Points in the third quarter of 2016. Labour Costs in Hong Kong averaged 78.69 Index Points from 1980 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 154.60 Index Points in the first quarter of 2016 and a record low of 12.30 Index Points in the second quarter of 1980.
Labour Costs in Hong Kong is expected to be 148.12 Index Points by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Labour Costs in Hong Kong to stand at 143.42 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Hong Kong Labour Costs is projected to trend around 153.65 Index Points in 2020, according to our econometric models.