Members of the Hong Kong Legislative Council

Members of the Hong Kong Legislative Council.

This dataset lists the current members of the Legislative Council of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China by their English and Chinese names.

The data is collected from the API for the official website of the Legislative Council, which is the legislative body for the Hong Kong SAR. The Legislative Council is composed of 90 members, 20 of whom are popularly elected by geographical constituencies, 30 of whom are elected by specific functional constituencies composed of organizations or individuals in specific segments of Hong Kong society, and 40 of whom are elected by the 1500-member Election Committee.

It includes the current members along with their names (in English, Traditional and Simplified Chinese), contact information, and educational qualifications.

Data overview

Entity types:
Hong Kong SAR China1
Publisher:Hong Kong Legislative Council (Hong Kong SAR China)

Legislative Council of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China.

Collections:in Politically Exposed Persons (PEPs) · OpenSanctions Default
Source data:app4.legco.gov.hk · JSON
Last changed:
Last checked: · updated daily

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File nameExport typeSize
entities.ftm.jsonFollowTheMoney entities133.2 KB
names.txtTarget names text file1.55 KB
senzing.jsonSenzing entity format147.77 KB
statistics.jsonDataset statistics799 B
targets.nested.jsonTargets as nested JSON167.96 KB
targets.simple.csvTargets as simplified CSV30.28 KB

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Using the API

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