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Population
End-2013  
Mid-2014 #
Population ('000)   
7 221.8  
7 234.8  
Population growth rate (%) ^   
0.6  
0.7 #
Male population ('000)   
3 341.5  
3 342.7  
Female population ('000)   
3 880.3  
3 892.1  
Domestic Households
6/2014 - 8/2014  
7/2014 - 9/2014  
Number of domestic households ('000)   
2 441.4  
2 438.4  
Average domestic household size   
2.9  
2.9  
Owner-occupiers as a proportion of total number of domestic households (%)   
50.7  
50.6  
Owner-occupiers in public sector housing as a proportion of total number of domestic households in public sector housing (%)
32.3  
32.5  
Owner-occupiers in private sector housing as a proportion of total number of domestic households in private sector housing (%)
66.5  
66.3  
Vital Events
2012  
2013  
Number of births ('000)   
91.6  
57.1  
Number of births (yoy%)   
-4.1  
-37.7  
Number of deaths ('000)   
43.9  
43.4  
Number of deaths (yoy%)   
+3.7  
-1.2  
Number of marriages ('000)   
60.5  
55.3  
Number of marriages (yoy%)   
+3.6  
-8.6  
# Provisional figures.
^ Figures refer to growth between same reference time-point of preceding year and designated year. 

Press Release Series

Latest Release Date Upcoming Release Date
Population Figures 12 Aug 2014 17 Feb 2015 
Women and Men in Hong Kong - Key Statistics 31 Jul 2014 -
Demographic Trends in Hong Kong 28 Dec 2012 -
Population Projections 31 Jul 2012 -
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