Area

1106 sq km

Area Code

852

Currency

Hong Kong dollar (HK$)

GDP

US$341.45 billion

If Hong Kong were 100 people

  • 60 would be a form of Chinese folk religion
  • 13 would be Buddhist
  • 13 would be Taoist
  • 6 would be Protestant
  • 5 would be Catholic
  • 2 would be Hindu or Sikh
  • 1 would be Muslim

Inflation

1.5%

Language Spoken

Cantonese, English

Percentage: Mother Tongue

  • 88 Cantonese
  • 5 Putonghua
  • 4 non-Chinese languages
  • 3 other Chinese dialects

Population

7.45 million

Population per Sq Km

  • Hong Kong: 6736
  • China: 147

Time

Hong Kong Time (GMT/UTC plus eight hours)