Economic Freedom 5 Years in Hong Kong compared to Asia

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North Korea 391.67%
Philippines 14.90%
Uzbekistan 14.11%
China 12.12%
Malaysia 11.11%
Indonesia 9.82%
Nepal 9.78%
Georgia 9.49%
Tajikistan 8.93%
Kazakhstan 8.47%
Turkmenistan 8.14%
Laos 8.02%
Azerbaijan 7.98%
Timor-Leste 6.85%
Taiwan 6.41%
South Korea 6.24%
Bangladesh 3.35%
Cambodia 3.33%
Bhutan 3.26%
Maldives 2.22%
Vietnam 2.22%
Armenia 2.19%
Thailand 2.03%
Kyrgyztan 1.54%
Singapore 1.23%
Hong Kong -0.09%
Sri Lanka -1.55%
Macau -1.57%
Japan -2.82%
Pakistan -3.43%
India -3.59%
Mongolia -10.96%
 

Hong Kong: Economic freedom index, 5-year change

Increased economic freedom is strongly associated with high GDP growth, and therefore with rises in residential property prices. Changes in a countrys score on the Heritage Foundations freedom index are calculated by the Global Property Guide to produce a 5-point rating:

  • Greatly Improved
  • Improved
  • Nuetral
  • Worse
  • Much Worse


Source: Calculated using figures from 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.