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Sunday September 15 2019
Macau - Credit Rating at 87.50  
Moody's credit rating for Macau was last set at Aa3 with stable outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Macau was last reported at AA with stable outlook.
Saturday September 14 2019
Macau Foreign Exchange Reserves at 21021.36 USD Million  
Foreign Exchange Reserves in Macau increased to 21021.36 USD Million in August from 20707.18 USD Million in July of 2019.
Saturday September 07 2019
Macau Capital Flows at 139586.80 MOP Millions  
Macau recorded a capital and financial account surplus of 139586.80 MOP Millions in 2018.
Saturday September 07 2019
Macau Current Account at 157998.90 MOP Million  
Macau recorded a Current Account surplus of 157998.90 MOP Million in 2018.
Saturday September 07 2019
Macau Money Supply M1 at 80730.44 MOP Million  
Money Supply M1 in Macau decreased to 80730.44 MOP Million in July from 84294.16 MOP Million in June of 2019.
Saturday September 07 2019
Macau Money Supply M2 at 662771.61 MOP Million  
Money Supply M2 in Macau decreased to 662771.61 MOP Million in July from 671099.88 MOP Million in June of 2019.
Friday August 30 2019
Macau Three Month Interbank Rate at 2.34 percent  
Interbank Rate in Macau decreased to 2.34 percent in August from 2.58 percent in July of 2019.
Friday August 30 2019
Macau Imports at 7198060.00 Thousand MOP  
Imports to Macau shrank 3.2 percent year-on-year to MOP 7.2 billion in July 2019, weighed down by mobile phones (-54.4%), construction materials (-41.1%), and gold jewelry (22.9%). Purchases dropped from China (-1.8%) and the US (-7.2%), but rose from the EU (17.8%).
Friday August 30 2019
Macau Exports at 1041850.00 Thousand MOP  
Exports from Macau advanced 13.6 percent year-on-year to MOP 1.04 billion in July 2019, mainly driven by re-exports (16%), with that of cosmetic & skin-care products and diamond & diamond jewelry surging by 230.6% and 166.1%, respectively. Sales grew to the US (5.3%) and the EU (96.2%), but tumbled to China (-18.7%)
Friday August 30 2019
Macau Balance of Trade at -6156220.00 Thousand MOP  
Macau's trade deficit narrowed to MOP 6.16 billion in July 2019 from MOP 6.52 billion a year earlier. Year-on-year, exports advanced 13.6 percent to MOP 1.04 billion, mainly driven by re-exports (16%), with that of cosmetic & skin-care products and diamond & diamond jewelry surging by 230.6% and 166.1%, respectively. Sales grew to the US (5.3%) and the EU (96.2%), but tumbled to China (-18.7%). Meanwhile, imports shrank 3.2 percent to MOP 7.2 billion, weighed down by mobile phones (-54.4%), construction materials (-41.1%), and gold jewelry (22.9%). Purchases dropped from China (-1.8%) and the US (-7.2%), but rose from the EU (17.8%). Considering the first seven months of 2019, exports grew 4.7 percent from a year earlier to MOP 7.44 billion, while imports fell 2.2 percent to MOP 49.48 billion, bringing a trade gap of MOP 42.04 billion.
Tuesday August 27 2019
Macau Labor Force Participation Rate at 70.30 percent  
Labor Force Participation Rate in Macau edged down to 70.30 percent in July of 2019 from 70.40 percent in June of 2019.
Tuesday August 27 2019
Macau Unemployment Rate at 1.80 percent  
The unemployment rate in Macau inched higher to 1.8 percent in May-July 2019 from 1.7 percent in the previous period, the highest level since August-October 2018 period. Total number of unemployed increased by 400 (6.2 percent) to 7.0 thousand while employment fell 100 to 387.2 thousand. Job gains were seen in wholesale & retail trade; hotels & similar activities; construction, and restaurant & similar activities; while losses were reported in gaming & junket activities. The labor force participation rate edged down to 70.3 in May-July from 70.4 percent in the prior period. In May-July 2018, the jobless rate stood at 1.8 percent.
Monday August 26 2019
Macau GDP Annual Growth Rate at -1.80 percent  
Macau's GDP shrank 1.8 percent year-on-year in Q2 2019, after a 3.2 percent contraction in the prior period. It was the second straight quarterly decline, as fixed investment continued to slid (-25% vs -31.7% in Q1), owing to a 30.1% fall in construction investment. Public investment in construction plunged 51.6%, as a result of the relatively high comparison basis due to the huge investment launched by the government in the same period last year in the completion of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge Artificial Border Island. Also, private investment slid by 19.3% on lower investment in large-scale construction projects and a drop in number of new residential projects. Meantime, total exports fell (-0.3% vs -0.4%), dragged down by goods (-24.4%) and gaming services (-0.8%). Total imports also slumped (-4.6% vs -5.0%), namely goods (-0.8) and services (-13.7%). In contrast, private consumption (2.2% vs 2.1%) and government spending (5.7% vs 4.1%) advanced faster.
Monday August 26 2019
Macau Changes in Inventories at -238.00 MOP THO  
The stocks of goods held by firms in Macau decreased by 238 MOP THO in the second quarter of 2019.
Monday August 26 2019
Macau Government Spending at 10028.00 MOP THO  
Government Spending in Macau increased to 10028 MOP THO in the second quarter of 2019 from 8475 MOP THO in the first quarter of 2019.
Monday August 26 2019
Macau Gross Fixed Capital Formation at 13372.00 MOP THO  
Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Macau increased to 13372 MOP THO in the second quarter of 2019 from 12663 MOP THO in the first quarter of 2019.
Monday August 26 2019
Macau Consumer Spending at 26401.00 MOP THO  
Consumer Spending in Macau increased to 26401 MOP THO in the second quarter of 2019 from 25971 MOP THO in the first quarter of 2019.
Monday August 26 2019
Macau GDP Deflator at 105.00 Index Points  
GDP Deflator in Macau decreased to 105 Index Points in the second quarter of 2019 from 105.60 Index Points in the first quarter of 2019.
Monday August 26 2019
Macau GDP Constant Prices at 101564.00 MOP Million  
GDP Constant Prices in Macau decreased to 101564 MOP Million in the second quarter of 2019 from 102581 MOP Million in the first quarter of 2019.
Friday August 23 2019
Macau Retail Sales YoY at -0.50 percent  
Retail sales in Macau dropped 0.5 percent year-on-year in the second quarter of 2019, following a downwardly revised 1.7 percent fall in the previous quarter. It was the second straight month decrease in retail sales, but the declines slowed as sales fell softer for both motor vehicles (-3.4 percent vs -22.9 percent in Q1) and adult's clothing (-11.1 percent vs -13.6 percent). In addition, sales rebounded for: communication (14.1 percent vs -14.0 percent); goods in pharmacies (3.0 percent vs -10.0 percent) while those rose faster for cosmetics & sanitary articles (3.4 percent vs 2.4 percent); goods in department stores (6.4 percent vs 6.0 percent), and goods in supermarkets (6.4 percent vs 6.0 percent). On the other hand, sales continued to drop for automotive fuels (-3.9 percent vs -3.3 percent); watches, clothes & jewelry (-4.9 percent vs -2.1 percent). Meanwhile, sales went up softer for leather goods (5.0 percent vs 7.7 percent).
Wednesday August 21 2019
Macau Tourist Arrivals at 3530233.00  
Visitor arrivals in Macau soared 16.3 percent year-on-year to 3.53 million in July 2019, after a 18.9 percent advance in the previous month. Same-day visitors jumped 29.9 percent and overnight visitors grew 4.7 percent. Visitors from China rose 18.5 percent, with those traveling under the Individual Visit Scheme increasing 10.9 percent. Also, visitors grew from Hong Kong (16.3 percent), the UK (10.33 percent), and the US (8.36 percent), but declined from South Korea (-6.9 percent), and Taiwan (-5.1 percent). Considering the first seven months 2019, visitor arrivals soared 20 percent year-on-year to 23.81 million.
Wednesday August 21 2019
Macau Inflation Rate MoM at 0.22 percent  
The Consumer Price Index in Macau increased 0.22 percent in July of 2019 over the previous month.
Wednesday August 21 2019
Macau Food Inflation at 3.62 percent  
Cost of food in Macau increased 3.62 percent in July of 2019 over the same month in the previous year.
Wednesday August 21 2019
Macau CPI Transportation at 125.55 Index Points  
The transportation sub-index of the CPI basket in Macau increased to 125.55 Index Points in July of 2019 from 124.78 Index Points in June of 2019.
Wednesday August 21 2019
Macau Cpi Housing & Fuels at 114.59 Index Points  
Cpi Housing Utilities in Macau edged down to 114.60 Index Points in July from 114.62 Index Points in June of 2019.
Wednesday August 21 2019
Macau Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 116.05 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index CPI in Macau increased to 116.05 Index Points in July from 115.80 Index Points in June of 2019.
Wednesday August 21 2019
Macau Inflation Rate at 2.60 percent  
The annual inflation rate in Macau inched lower to 2.60 percent in July 2019, the lowest since January 2018, from 2.62 percent in the previous month, as prices rose at softer pace for: housing & utilities (1.94 percent vs 2.29 percent in June); household goods & furnishings (2.36 percent vs 2.39 percent); recreation & culture (0.47 percent vs 1.21 percent); health (2.07 percent vs 2.09 percent), and education (5.81 percent vs 5.90 percent).In addition, prices fell faster for communication (-2.45 percent vs -0.72 percent). Meanwhile, inflation accelerated for food & non-alcoholic beverages (3.62 percent vs 3.35 percent); transport (5.09 percent vs 4.76 percent); and miscellaneous goods & services (2.48 percent vs 2.23 percent). On the other hand, clothing & footwear prices continued to drop (-1.25 percent vs -1.40 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices rose 0.22 percent in July, after a 0.29 percent gain in June.
Thursday August 01 2019
Macau Interest Rate at 2.50 percent  
The Macau Monetary Authority (AMCM) lowered its key interest rate by 25 basis point to 2.5 percent at its August meeting, following the Hong Kong Monetary Authority's move to match the US Federal Reserve rate cut. This was the first adjustment in interest rate in eight months and the first cut since November 2008. As the pataca is linked to the Hong Kong dollar, the movements of policy rates in Hong Kong and Macao should be basically consistent in order to maintain the effective operation of the linked exchange rate system. The Hong Kong dollar is linked to the US dollar under a similar linked exchange rate system.
Friday July 26 2019
Macau Unemployed Persons at 6.60 Thousand  
The number of unemployed persons in Macau increased to 6.60 Thousand in the second quarter of 2019 from 6.50 Thousand in the first quarter of 2019.
Friday July 26 2019
Macau Employed Persons at 387.20 Thousand  
The number of employed persons in Macau increased to 387.20 Thousand in the second quarter of 2019 from 387.10 Thousand in the first quarter of 2019.
Saturday July 13 2019
Macau Fiscal Expenditure at 20432.86 MOP Million  
Fiscal Expenditure in Macau increased to 20432.86 MOP Million in the fourth quarter of 2018 from 17710.07 MOP Million in the third quarter of 2018.
Saturday July 13 2019
Macau Government Revenues at 34304.92 MOP Million  
Government Revenues in Macau decreased to 34304.92 MOP Million in the fourth quarter of 2018 from 37273.53 MOP Million in the third quarter of 2018.
Saturday July 13 2019
Macau Government Budget Value at 13872.06 MOP Million  
Macau recorded a government budget surplus of 13872.06 MOP Million in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Monday July 08 2019
Macau GDP per capita PPP at 108831.30 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Macau was last recorded at 108831.30 US dollars in 2018, when adjusted by purchasing power parity (PPP). The GDP per Capita, in Macau, when adjusted by Purchasing Power Parity is equivalent to 613 percent of the world's average.
Wednesday July 03 2019
Macau GDP per capita at 58054.10 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Macau was last recorded at 58054.10 US dollars in 2018. The GDP per Capita in Macau is equivalent to 460 percent of the world's average.
Tuesday July 02 2019
Macau GDP at 54.55 USD Billion  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Macau was worth 54.55 billion US dollars in 2018. The GDP value of Macau represents 0.09 percent of the world economy.
Thursday May 09 2019
Deposit Interest Rate in Macau at 0.10 percent  
Deposit Interest Rate in Macau remained unchanged at 0.10 percent in 2014 from 0.10 percent in 2012.
Tuesday March 19 2019
Macau Corruption Index at 51.00 Points  
Macau scored 51 points out of 100 on the 2011 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Tuesday March 19 2019
Macau Corruption Rank at 46.00  
Macau is the 46 least corrupt nation out of 175 countries, according to the 2011 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Wednesday February 06 2019
Macau Population at 0.65 Million  
The total population in Macau was estimated at 0.7 million people in 2017, according to the latest census figures.
Tuesday January 22 2019
Macau Gross National Product at 366753.70 MOP Million  
Gross National Product in Macau increased to 366753.70 MOP Million in 2017 from 332584.20 MOP Million in 2016.
Tuesday January 22 2019
Macau Import Prices at 127.10 Index Points  
Import Prices in Macau increased to 127.10 Index Points in the third quarter of 2018 from 117.90 Index Points in the second quarter of 2018.
Tuesday January 22 2019
Macau Money Supply M0 at 15711.20 MOP Million  
Money Supply M0 in Macau decreased to 15711.20 MOP Million in October from 15907.40 MOP Million in September of 2018.
Tuesday January 22 2019
Macau Car Registrations at 1365.00  
Car Registrations in Macau increased to 1365 in November from 1012 in October of 2018.
Tuesday January 22 2019
Macau Residential Property Price Index at 270.50 Index Points  
Housing Index in Macau increased to 270.50 Index Points in November from 268.70 Index Points in October of 2018.
Tuesday January 22 2019
Macau Terms Of Trade at 99.70 Index Points  
Terms Of Trade in Macau decreased to 99.70 Index Points in the third quarter of 2018 from 99.80 Index Points in the second quarter of 2018.
Tuesday January 22 2019
Macau Private Sector Credit at 493370.30 MOP Million  
Private Sector Credit in Macau increased to 493370.30 MOP Million in October from 492620.20 MOP Million in September of 2018.
Monday January 21 2019
Macau Export Prices at 114.40 Index Points  
Export Prices in Macau decreased to 114.40 Index Points in the third quarter of 2018 from 128.40 Index Points in the second quarter of 2018.
Monday November 26 2018
Macau Median Wages In Manufacturing at 13000.00 MOP/Monthly  
Wages In Manufacturing in Macau increased to 13000 MOP/Monthly in the third quarter of 2018 from 9500 MOP/Monthly in the second quarter of 2018.
Monday November 26 2018
Macau Median Wages at 16000.00 MOP/Monthly  
Wages in Macau remained unchanged at 16000 MOP/Monthly in the third quarter of 2018 from 16000 MOP/Monthly in the second quarter of 2018.
Monday November 26 2018
Macau Tourism Revenues at 18352.00 MOP Million  
Tourism Revenues in Macau increased to 18352 MOP Million in the third quarter of 2018 from 16500 MOP Million in the second quarter of 2018.
Monday November 26 2018
Macau Manufacturing Production at 13.70 percent  
Manufacturing Production in Macau increased 13.7 percent in the September quarter of 2018 over the same quarter in the previous year.
Monday November 26 2018
Macau Industrial Production MoM at 18.70 percent  
Industrial Production in Macau increased 18.7 percent in the September quarter of 2018 over the previous quarter.
Monday November 26 2018
Macau Industrial Production at -24.20 percent  
Industrial Production in Macau decreased 24.20 percent in the third quarter of 2018 over the same quarter in the previous year.
Friday November 23 2018
Macau Retail Sales MoM at 1.90 percent  
Retail Sales in Macau increased 1.90 percent in the third quarter of 2018 over the previous quarter.
Tuesday November 20 2018
Macau Electricity Production at 75.30 Gigawatt-hour  
Electricity Production in Macau increased to 75.30 Gigawatt-hour in July from 49.90 Gigawatt-hour in June of 2018.
Monday October 08 2018
Macau Foreign Direct Investment - Net Flows at 18676.80 MOP Million  
Foreign Direct Investment in Macau increased by 18676.80 MOP Million in 2017.
Tuesday October 02 2018
Macau Current Account to GDP at 27.50 percent  
Macau recorded a Current Account surplus of 27.50 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2016.
Monday February 12 2018
Macau Personal Income Tax Rate at 12.00 percent  
The Personal Income Tax Rate in Macau stands at 12 percent.
Friday February 09 2018
Macau Corporate Tax Rate at 12.00 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Macau stands at 12 percent.
Thursday January 18 2018
Macau Temperature at 28.50 celsius  
Temperature in Macau increased to 28.50 celsius in August from 28.38 celsius in July of 2013.
Tuesday November 14 2017
Macau Disposable Personal Income at 41423.00 MOP  
Disposable Personal Income in Macau increased to 41423 MOP per month in 2012 from 30891 MOP per month in 2007.
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