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Hong Kong

Hong Kong Lifestyle Stats

Definitions

  • Food and drink > Beverages and tobacco > % of value added in manufacturing: Value added in manufacturing is the sum of gross output less the value of intermediate inputs used in production for industries classified in ISIC major division 3. Food, beverages, and tobacco comprise ISIC division 31.
  • Food and drink > Coffee > Consumption per capita: Annual per capita consumption of coffee in kg around the world. Otherwise mentioned, figures are the year 2008.
  • Food and drink > Exports > % of merchandise > Exports: Food comprises the commodities in SITC sections 0 (food and live animals), 1 (beverages and tobacco), and 4 (animal and vegetable oils and fats) and SITC division 22 (oil seeds, oil nuts, and oil kernels).
  • Food and drink > Pork > Consumption per capita: Measures taken in 1997 and based on carcass weight. Selected Nations only.
  • Quality of life index: Quality of Life Index is an estimation of overall quality of life by using empirical formula (the formula is an our opinion and it's based on experiments). The actual formula might be changed. Currently, we put the highest weight to pollution - if the environment is polluted too much, the economy or safety cannot fulfill it. We put the second highest importance to safety, since it is more important to feel safe rather than wealthy, in our opinion. etc. The number 65 is added so that the numbers are in such range so it rarely goes under zero (65 is a range modifier).
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Food and drink > Beverages and tobacco > % of value added in manufacturing 10.99% 2003 59th out of 75
Food and drink > Coffee > Consumption per capita 1.1 kg 2008
Food and drink > Exports > % of merchandise > Exports 0.89% 2005 106th out of 112
Food and drink > Pork > Consumption per capita 121.9 1997 3rd out of 18
Quality of life index 80.44 2014 43th out of 69

SOURCES: World Development Indicators database; World Resource Institute: Countries by coffee consumption per capita; USDA Census of Agriculture; quality of life

Citation

"Hong Kong Lifestyle Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Hong-Kong/Lifestyle

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