Credit card lending survey results

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API Data Enquiry

Output Fields (JSON) Swagger Format
Name Type Unit Of Measure Description
end_of_quarterDateYear and Quater in ISO format yyyy-qq, For example, 1997-Q1
endperiod_noofacctsNumber(‘000)As at end of period Total number of accounts
endperiod_delinquent_amtNumberHK$ millionAs at end of period Delinquent amount (>90 days)
during_chargeoff_amtNumberHK$ millionDuring the period Charge-off amount
during_rollover_amtNumberHK$ millionDuring the period Rollover amount
during_avg_total_receivablesNumberHK$ millionDuring the period Average total receivables1


1. Average during period (calculated as [opening stock + closing stock]/2)
2. There is a break in data series at Q4 2001 due to an increase in the number of surveyed institutions.

API Examples

Javascript Example

url: '',
alert('results found:'+ data.result.datasize)

Python Example

import urllib.request
url = ''
with urllib.request.urlopen (url) as req:
print (

How to use the APIs

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