Daily Figures of Monetary Base

API Detailed Documentation

API URL:

https://api.hkma.gov.hk/public/market-data-and-statistics/daily-monetary-statistics/daily-figures-monetary-base

API Data Enquiry

Output Fields (JSON) Swagger Format
Name Type Unit Of Measure Description
end_of_date Date Daily figure
Date in ISO format yyyy-mm-dd, For example, 1997-01-01
cert_of_indebt Number HK$ million Before/After Discount Window
Certificates of Indebtedness
gov_notes_coins_circulation Number HK$ million Before/After Discount Window
Government notes/coins in circulation
aggr_balance_bf_disc_win Number HK$ million Before Discount Window
Aggregate Balance1
aggr_balance_af_disc_win Number HK$ million After Discount Window
Aggregate Balance1
outstanding_efbn Number HK$ million Before/After Discount Window
Outstanding Exchange Fund Bills and Notes2
ow_lb_bf_disc_win Number HK$ million Before Discount Window
Of which: held by licensed banks2
ow_lb_af_disc_win Number HK$ million After Discount Window
Of which: held by licensed banks2
mb_bf_disc_win_total Number HK$ million Before Discount Window
Total Monetary Base

Footnotes:

1. For intraday movements of the Aggregate Balance, please refer to HKMAOOB.
2. Market value of Exchange Fund Bills and Notes.
3. Open API provides data on and after 30 September 2020 only.

API Examples

Javascript Example

$.ajax({
url: 'https://api.hkma.gov.hk/public/market-data-and-statistics/daily-monetary-statistics/daily-figures-monetary-base?offset=0',
dataType:'json',
success:function(data){
alert('results found:'+ data.result.datasize)
}
});

Python Example

import urllib.request
url = 'https://api.hkma.gov.hk/public/market-data-and-statistics/daily-monetary-statistics/daily-figures-monetary-base?offset=0'
with urllib.request.urlopen (url) as req:
print (req.read())

How to use the APIs

To learn more, please visit API documentation.