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2016 Population By-census - Main Results (14MB)
This report presents detailed analysis and interpretation of the results of the 2016 Population By-census in respect of specific topics such as demographic, household, educational, economic and housing characteristics of the Hong Kong population. Statistics and analyses on three new data topics, namely the ability of the population to read or write languages, weekly usual hours of work and floor area of accommodation, are also presented. A general account of the findings in respect of the various topics is provided together with supporting tables and charts. Comparisons are made with the results of the past population censuses/ by-censuses as appropriate.
2016 Population By-census - Technical Report (15MB)
This report describes the design, data collection method, operation procedures and techniques of the 2016 Population By-census. An assessment of the data quality of the By-census is also given in the report.
2016 Population By-census – Graphic Guide (5.1MB)
This report presents summary results of the 2016 Population By-census in graphic form. It contains 53 charts showing the socio-economic characteristics of the Hong Kong population in broad groupings.
2016 Population By-census – Thematic Report: Household Income Distribution in Hong Kong (11MB)
This report presents the key findings of the study on household income distribution in Hong Kong, including analyses of household income disparity using the Gini Coefficients. It also discusses the factors affecting household income distribution, including socio-economic and demographic factors, as well as government policies on taxation and social benefits in cash or in kind.
2016 Population By-census – Summary Results (2.8MB)
This report presents the main results of the 2016 Population By-census (16BC) in summary form. It contains 56 summary tables covering statistics of a wide range of data topics in the 16BC. Comparisons are made with the results of the 2006 Population By-census and the 2011 Population Census where possible. Statistical tables and charts presented in this report constitute the key statistics of the most commonly used data topics in the 16BC. They depict salient features of the population and broad demographic changes in Hong Kong. More detailed results and analyses of the 16BC will be released in stages through a diversified range of statistical products and services in the coming 12 months.
2016 Population By-census – Key Statistics (0.4MB)
This leaflet presents summary statistics of the 2016 Population By-census mainly in simple charts.
Last revision date: 27 November 2017