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Population
Mid-2014  
End-2014 #
Population ('000)   
7 241.7  
7 264.1  
Population growth rate (%) ^   
0.8  
0.6 #
Male population ('000)   
3 345.1  
3 352.5  
Female population ('000)   
3 896.6  
3 911.6  
Domestic Households
10/2014 - 12/2014  
11/2014 - 1/2015  
Number of domestic households ('000)   
2 440.6  
2 443.0  
Average domestic household size   
2.9  
2.9  
Owner-occupiers as a proportion of total number of domestic households (%)   
50.6  
50.2  
Owner-occupiers in public sector housing as a proportion of total number of domestic households in public sector housing (%)
32.5  
32.6  
Owner-occupiers in private sector housing as a proportion of total number of domestic households in private sector housing (%)
66.3  
65.5  
Vital Events
2013  
2014  
Number of births ('000)   
57.1  
62.3 #
Number of births (yoy%)   
-37.7  
+9.2 #
Number of deaths ('000)   
43.4  
44.8 #
Number of deaths (yoy%)   
-1.2  
+3.2 #
Number of marriages ('000)   
55.3  
56.4 #
Number of marriages (yoy%)   
-8.6  
+2.0 #
# 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 17 Feb 2015 13 Aug 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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