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By-census Results

Population data for future blueprints
This video (about 2.5 minutes) shows some key statistics on the Hong Kong Population in 2016.

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Background Information


The aim of conducting population censuses/by-censuses is to obtain up-to-date benchmark information on the socio-economic characteristics of the population of Hong Kong and on its geographical distribution…

Overall design

A sample of about one-tenth of the residential addresses in Hong Kong was randomly selected for the 2016 Population By-census, covering some 300 000 quarters for enumeration. Some basic demographic information and a broad range of socio-economic characteristics were collected from members of the households…

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