I. Data in this chapter reflect the major social and economic development of the Macao Special Administrative Region, including land; population; employment; national accounts; industry; energy; construction; transportation and communications; external trade; public finance and banking; prices; education; health; housing; and social security.
II. Data in this chapter are provided by the Statistics and Census Service of the Government of Macao Special Administrative Region, which are tabulated and edited by the International Statistical Information Centre of the National Bureau of Statistics.
III. According to the Basic Law of the
Macao Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China,
Macao Special Administrative Region maintains its independent statistical
is responsible to comply and disseminate statistical information on the
different aspect of the Special Administrative Region. As
IV. Macao is a separate customs territory; therefore, import and
export trade between
VI. Detailed information and technical aspects are available in the Monthly Bulletin of Statistics, Yearbook of Statistics and other thematic publications published by the Statistics and Census Service of the Government of Macao Special Administrative Region.
VII. Notations used in this chapter:
“-” indicates absolute value equals zero; (blank) indicates no figure provided or not available; “..” indicates not applicable; “o” indicates less than half of the unit employed;“r”indicates revised figures;“#”indicates confidential data;“#”indicates confidential data; “①”indicates footnote.