Population1
7,055,071 ( 2009 est )
GDP2 301.6 billion (2009 est )
GDP per capita2 $42,700 ( 2009 est ) country comparison to the world 15
GDP growth rate2 -3% ( 2009 est )
Unemployment rate2 5.3% ( 2009 est )
Inflation rate2 -0.5% ( 2009 est )
Government Healthcare expenditure per capita3 $2,100 (2007)
% of GDP of Government Healthcare expenditure3 5%
   
Area1 1,104 sq km ( 426 sq mi )
Life expectancy4 79 (men), 85 (women)
No of hospital beds3 about 31,000 (27,299 in public hospitals, 3,712 in private hospitals; 2009).
No of bed per thousand population3 about 5
No of medical practitioners3 11,251 on resident list and 964 on the non-resident list (2009)
No of medical practitioners per thousand population3 1.75 (2009)
   
Major languages4 Chinese (mainly Cantonese), English (both official)
Major religions4 Buddhism, Taoism
Main exports4 Electrical and electronic goods, clothing
Monetary unit/exchange rate2 Hong Kong dollars ( HKD ) per US dollar - 7.75 ( 2009 )
 
References:
1. www.wikipedia.com
2. www.cia.gov
3. 'WORLD HEALTH STATISTICS 2010' by World Health Organization www.who.int
4. www.bbc.co.uk

   
   
 
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