National Symbols of Hong Kong

Hong Kong is a country in Asia. It shares borders with the following countries: The capital of Hong Kong is Hong Kong.

The official language is Chinese and the Hong Kong dollar is the currency of the Hong Kong. The domain is .hk and the country code is +852.

National day is celebrated on 5 Dec 2022. Every country in the world has national symbols including national animal, national flower, motto, etc and Hong Kong is no exception.

In Hong Kong, Football is considered as a national sport, and it is a passion of many Hong Konger people. Red Bean Ice is not only a traditional drink, but one of the national drink of Hong Kong. As poetry is a highly appreciated art, many poets like Not Declared represent a national Hong Konger symbol.


In Hong Kong the power plugs and sockets are of type D, G. The standard voltage is 220 V and the frequency is 50 Hz.

The Hong Konger national anthem was written by Thomas dgx yhl and composed by Thomas dgx yhl.

Country information

Official name(s) Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China (HKSAR)
Alternative name(s) Asia's World City
Regional location Eastern Asia, bordering the South China Sea and China
Country name etymology “Fragrant Harbour”
Climate Subtropical monsoon; cool and humid in winter, hot and rainy from spring through summer, warm and sunny in fall
Terrain Hilly to mountainous with steep slopes; lowlands in north
Population 7,496,981
Language(s) Chinese
Religion Chinese Folk Religions, Buddist, Taoist & Christian
Country code +852
Literacy rate 93%
Currency Hong Kong dollar
Capital city Hong Kong
Domain(TLD) .hk
Ethnicity Han Chinese, Filipino, Indonesian, White, Indian & Nepalese
Nationality Hong Konger
Driving side Drive on the Left-hand side
Date format dd-mm-yyyy
Total area 1,110.18 km2 (428.64 sq mi)
Timezone UTC+08:00 (HKT)
Average elevation 32m
Coastline 456Km
Mains electricity 220 V
Emergency telephone numbers Emergency Telephone Numbers

Coat of arms

Flag map of Hong Kong

Flag map of Hong Kong

Motto of Hong Kong

No official motto

National animal of Hong Kong

The National animal of Hong Kong is Giant Panda

National Animal of Hong Kong - Giant Panda

National flower of Hong Kong

The National flower of Hong Kong is Hong Kong Orchid Tree. Botanical name is Bauhinia Blakeana.

National flower of Hong Kong - Hong Kong Orchid Tree

National bird of Hong Kong

The National bird of Hong Kong is Not Declared

Rest of the National symbols of Hong Kong 👇

Hong Konger Proverbs - Popular quotes, proverbs and sayings.

As the scream of the eagle is heard when she has passed over, so a man’s name remains after his death.

The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is today.

Never has a man more need of his intelligence than when a fool asks him a question.

One dog barks at something, the rest bark at him.

a boaster and a liar are cousins-german.

Diligence is a treasure of inestimable price, and prudence is the pledge of security.

A woman that always laughs is everybody’s wife; a man that is always laughing is an idiot.

A heart that is rotten — breath that smells.

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