Hong Kong: Credit information sharing index, 0 (low) - 8 (high): For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Hong Kong from 2013 to 2015. The average value for Hong Kong during that period was 7 points with a minumum of 7 points in 2013 and a maximum of 7 points in 2013.
When banks in Hong Kong make lending decisions, it is useful to know if the borrower has loans from other banks, has he/she paid on time, etc. The credit information index shows whether banks share such information with each other. The index for Hong Kong ranges from 0 (no sharing) to 6 (high degree of sharing. Credit information sharing rankings around the world. Create and download charts for Hong Kong Credit information sharing and other indicators with the country comparator. See a broad overview of the Hong Kong economy with several key indicators in one place.
World Bank definition: Depth of credit information index measures rules affecting the scope, accessibility, and quality of credit information available through public or private credit registries. The index ranges from 0 to 8, with higher values indicating the availability of more credit information, from either a public registry or a private bureau, to facilitate lending decisions.