Components of money supply – All currencies

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API Data Enquiry

Output Fields (JSON) Swagger Format
Name Type Unit Of Measure Description
end_of_monthDateAs at end of
Year and Month in ISO format yyyy-mm, For example, 1997-01
legal_tender_notes_coins_in_pubNumberHK$ millionLegal tender notes and coins in hands of public
demand_deposits_with_lbNumberHK$ millionDemand deposits with licensed banks
m1_supplyNumberHK$ millionM1
savings_deposits_with_lbNumberHK$ millionSavings deposits with licensed banks
time_deposits_with_lbNumberHK$ millionTime deposits with licensed banks
ncds_issuedby_lb_heldby_pubNumberHK$ millionNCDs issued by licensed banks and held by public
m2_supplyNumberHK$ millionM2
deposits_with_rlbsdtcsNumberHK$ millionDeposits with RLBs & DTCs
ncds_issuedby_rlbsdtcs_heldby_pubNumberHK$ millionNCDs issued by RLBs & DTCs and held by public
m3_supplyNumberHK$ millionM3


1. There is a break in data series due to the inclusion of short-term Exchange Fund placements of less than one month since April 1997.

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

To learn more, please visit API documentation.