Residential Mortgage Loans in Negative Equity

API Detailed Documentation


API Data Enquiry

Output Fields (JSON) Swagger Format
Name Type Unit Of Measure Description
end_of_quarter Date Year and Quater in ISO format yyyy-qq, For example, 1997-Q1
outstanding_loans Number No. Total outstanding number
outstanding_loans_ratio String % Total outstanding number
As % of total mortgage borrowers1
outstanding_loans_amt Number HK$ million Total outstanding value
outstanding_loans_amt_ratio String % Total outstanding value
As % of total outstanding value1
unsecured_portion_amt Number HK$ million Value of unsecured portion
lv_ratio Number % Loan-to-value ratio


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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