The construction sector is a key industry in bolstering Hong Kong's economic development. Practitioners in the industry have made significant contributions to making Hong Kong a world city with sound infrastructure. Looking ahead, the construction industry is expected to continue to play a pivotal role in the development of Hong Kong.
The Government has been actively committing resources to infrastructure projects, including land creation, public housing and transport facilities, etc., to improve the living environment of the public and promote economic growth. It is anticipated that there will be a continuous boom and a strong demand for manpower in the construction industry. According to the Census and Statistics Department, about 340 300 people were engaged in the construction sector in the second quarter of 2023, accounting for 9.2% of the employed population.
The dedicated webpage on construction industry provides information on construction vacancies, recruitment activities as well as training opportunities for job seekers who are interested in joining the construction sector.