Economic Freedom Rating in Hong Kong compared to Asia

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Afghanistan 48.89
Armenia 70.31
Azerbaijan 63.60
Bangladesh 54.98
Bhutan 58.45
Brunei 69.77
Cambodia 59.52
China 57.40
Georgia 75.99
Hong Kong 89.82
India 52.64
Indonesia 61.94
Japan 69.58
Kazakhstan 68.99
Kyrgyztan 61.13
Laos 54.01
Macau 70.67
Malaysia 73.78
Maldives 50.29
Mongolia 54.76
Nepal 55.11
North Korea 4.92
Pakistan 52.83
Philippines 65.61
Singapore 88.58
South Korea 74.26
Sri Lanka 57.39
Taiwan 76.51
Tajikistan 58.17
Thailand 66.22
Timor-Leste 46.27
Turkmenistan 47.37
Uzbekistan 52.26
Vietnam 52.44
 

Hong Kong: Economic freedom rating

Scores are from 0 to 100, higher scores are more desirable i.e. more conducive to economic growth. The lower the score, the greater the level of government interference in the economy and the less economic freedom a country enjoys.

  • Free 80 - 100;
  • Mostly Free 70 - 79.9;
  • Moderately Free 60 - 69.9;
  • Mostly Unfree 50 to 59.9; and
  • Repressed 0 - 49.9.


Source: The Heritage Foundation and the Wall Street Journal


Hong Kong has good quality housing statistics. The Ratings and Valuation Department releases monthly Hong Kong Property Review which has data on house prices, rent, yield, completion, forecast completion and sales transactions. Excellent economics data are available from the Hong Kong Census and Statistics Department.