Special Topics Report No. 27 on Social Statistics Published

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Special Topics Report No. 27 on social statistics, which contains the findings of three special enquiries conducted by the Census and Statistics Department via the General Household Survey, is published today (May 17).

The three topics included in the report are "Casual employment", "Part-time employment" and "Socio-demographic, health and economic profiles of elderly people and soon-to-be old people".

The report is now on sale at $40 per copy. It can be purchased at the Government Publications Centre, Ground Floor, Low Block, Queensway Government Offices, 66 Queensway, Hong Kong, and at the Publications Unit of the Census and Statistics Department, 19/F, Wanchai Tower, 12 Harbour Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong. Moreover, Internet users may order the publication through the website of the Information Services Department (Address : http://www.info.gov.hk/isd/book_e.htm).

End/Thursday, May 17, 2001

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