HONG KONG

(dollar = 100 cents)

172-HKD

Last 120 days

Text Box: 	The HKD, currency of Hong Kong is accepted also in southern parts of mainland China and Macau as well as some shopping malls in Singapore.
	 The Government, through the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA), has given authorization to three comm banks as issuers of notes:
	1/ The Bank of China
	2/ The Standard Chartered Bank
	3/ The Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited (HSBC)
	We pay less for the older (outmoded) banknotes and older and smaller coins because of hard realization (all of them are legal tender)
Text Box: Import / Export restrictions:
	Foreign currency:
  In: free
 Out: free
	Local currency:
  In: free
 Out: free

NOTES in circulation (1993+) (not all of them are listed below)

circulating (1993+) and outmoded (with Elizabeth 1955-92) COINS

There are good fake bills !!!

Oval: to the rates

 

NOTES and COINS we buy

buy / sell

% fixing

Valid till:

Notes 

HKD 1000, 500, 100, 50, 20, 10 (1993+) - different designs and issuers

xx / xx %

in circulation

OLDER NOTES   (issued by ‘Chartered Bank’; ‘Chartered bank of India, Australia, China’;

xx / xx %

no limits

‘Government of Hong Kong’; ’Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Co.LTD’; ’The Hong

Kong  and  Shanghai Banking Corp.’ and Mercantile bank of India) are redeemable

 

 

 

 

Coins

dollars 10, 5; cents 50, 20, 10 (1993+)

50 / xx %

in circulation

 

older  coins (1955-92)(with Elizabeth)       

xx / 80 %

no limits

Area

(sq km)

Population (2005)

Language/Ethnicity

Ethnicity / Religion

Life duration

GDP per capita

(world position)

1 042

6 898 686

Chinese

Chinese 95 %

male 78.81

2004 : 30 558 (10)

 

English

others 5%

female 84.41

2005 : 36 800 (8)

 

 

 

 

 

HKD 1 000 SCB(2010)

HKD 1000 SCB(1985-92,93-02)similar

HKD 1 000HKSCB(2004)(164*82mm)

HKD 1 000 HKSCB(1993-02)(164*82mm)

HKD 1 000 BoC(1994-01)(164*82mm)

HKD 500 SCB(2010)

HKD 500 SCB(2003)(158*79mm)

HKD 500 SCB(1993-02)(1988-92)similar

HKD 500 HKSCB(2003)(158*79mm)

HKD 500 HKSCB(1993-2002)(158*79mm)

HKD 500 BoC(2003)(158*79mm)

HKD 500 BoC(1994-2002)(158*79mm)

HKD 150 (2009)commemorative

10 dollars (1993+)

5 dollars (1993+)

5 dollars (1985-91)

5 dollars (1980-84)

5 dollars (1976-79)

2 dollars (1997)

2 dollars (1993+)

2 dollars (1985-92)

2 dollars (1975-84)

1 dollar (1997)

1 dollar (1994+)

1 dollar (1982-92)

1 dollar (1971-80)

50 cents (1997)

50 cents (1993-96)

50 cents (1988-90)

50 cents (1977-80)

20 cents (1997)

20 cents (1993-97)

20 cents (1985-92)

20 cents (1975-83)

10 cents (1997)

10 cents (1993+)

10 cents (1985-92)

10 cents (1982-84)

10 cents (1955-80)

5 cents (1958-79)-not more in circul

HKD 100 SCB(2011)

HKD 100 HKSCB(2011)

HKD 100 SCB(2003)(154*77mm)

HKD 100 SCB(1993-02)(1985-92)similar

HKD 100 HKSCB(2003)(154*77mm)

HKD 100 HKSCB(1993-2002)(154*77mm)

HKD 100 BoC(2003)(154*77mm)

HKD 100 BoC(1994-02)(154*77mm)

HKD 50 SCB(2011)

HKD 50 HKSCB(2011)

HKD 50 SCB(2003)(148*74mm)

HKD 50 SCB(1993-02)(1985-92)similar

HKD 100 SCB(2011)

HKD 100 HKSCB(2011)

HKD 100 SCB(2003)(154*77mm)

HKD 100 SCB(1993-02)(1985-92)similar

HKD 100 HKSCB(2003)(154*77mm)

HKD 100 HKSCB(1993-2002)(154*77mm)

HKD 100 BoC(2003)(154*77mm)

HKD 100 BoC(1994-02)(154*77mm)

HKD 50 SCB(2011)

HKD 50 HKSCB(2011)

HKD 50 SCB(2003)(148*74mm)

HKD 50 SCB(1993-02)(1985-92)similar

HKD 50 HKSCB(2003)(148*74mm)

HKD 50 HKSCB(1993-02)(148*74mm)

HKD 50 BoC(2003)(148*74mm)

HKD 50 BoC(1994-02)(148*74mm)

HKD 20 HKSCB(2003)

HKD 20 (2006) olimpique

20HSCB(1993-02)(144*72mm)

20BoC(2003)(144*72mm)

20BoC(1994-02)(144*72mm)

HKD 20 SCB(2011)

HKD 20 HKSCB(2011)

HKD 20 SCB(2003)(144*72mm)

HKD 20 SCB(1993-02)(1985-92)similar

10 SCB (93-95)(138*69mm)

10 HKSBC(85-92)(138*69mm)

10 HKMA(2002)(138*69mm)

10 HKMA(2007)(polymer)