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Latest Statistics

Population
Mid-2013  
End-2013 #
Population ('000)   
7 187.5  
7 219.7  
Population growth rate (%) ^   
0.5  
0.6 #
Male population ('000)   
3 330.7  
3 340.7  
Female population ('000)   
3 856.8  
3 879.0  
Domestic Households
2/2014 - 4/2014  
3/2014 - 5/2014  
Number of domestic households ('000)   
2 419.9  
2 423.7  
Average domestic household size   
2.9  
2.9  
Owner-occupiers as a proportion of total number of domestic households (%)   
51.2  
51.1  
Owner-occupiers in public sector housing as a proportion of total number of domestic households in public sector housing (%)
33.1  
32.9  
Owner-occupiers in private sector housing as a proportion of total number of domestic households in private sector housing (%)
66.4  
66.4  
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  
42.5 #
Number of deaths (yoy%)   
+3.7  
-3.2 #
Number of marriages ('000)   
60.5  
55.4 #
Number of marriages (yoy%)   
+3.6  
-8.4 #
# 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 18 Feb 2014 12 Aug 2014 
Women and Men in Hong Kong - Key Statistics 25 Jul 2013 -
Demographic Trends in Hong Kong 28 Dec 2012 -
Population Projections 31 Jul 2012 -
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