The Whole Territory
Topics
The Whole Territory
Marine
All Land
Areas
Hong Kong Island
Kowloon
New Territories
Demographic characteristics
Population
6 708 389
5 895
6 702 494
1 335 469
2 023 979
3 343 046
Proportion of population (%) Aged under 15
16.5
10.1
16.5
14.8
15.1
18.1
Aged 15 - 64
72.3
85.0
72.3
73.3
70.4
73.1
Aged 65 and over
11.1
4.9
11.1
11.9
14.5
8.8
Median age
36
36
36
37
38
35
Proportion of population aged 15 and over being never married (%) Male
33.9
30.8
33.9
33.2
34.7
33.6
Female
30.1
19.3
30.1
31.4
29.8
29.7
Education
School attendance rate of population aged 6 - 18 (%)
94.2
73.9
94.2
95.7
95.1
93.3
Proportion of non-student population aged 20 and over having attained tertiary education (%)
15.9
5.8
15.9
24.5
13.9
13.6
Labour force characteristics
Labour force
3 437 992
4 651
3 433 341
725 485
1 004 326
1 703 530
Labour force participation rate (%) Male
71.9
93.2
71.9
72.6
68.7
73.6
Female
51.6
74.8
51.5
56.1
48.6
51.4
Both sexes
61.4
87.8
61.4
63.8
58.4
62.2
Median monthly income from main employment of working population (HK$)
10,000
5,000
10,000
12,000
10,000
10,000
Household characteristics
Number of domestic households
2 053 412
1 522
2 051 890
417 477
639 671
994 742
Average domestic household size
3.1
3.3
3.1
3.1
3.1
3.2
Median monthly domestic household income (HK$)
18,705
10,600
18,705
24,000
15,850
18,500
Housing characteristics
Number of occupied quarters
2 015 235
1 778
2 013 457
408 887
612 449
992 121
Average number of domestic households per unit of quarters
1.02
N.A.
1.02
1.02
1.04
1.01
Proportion of domestic households owning the quarters they occupy (%)
50.8
N.A.
50.8
56.6
43.9
52.9
Median monthly domestic household mortgage payment and loan repayment (HK$)
8,500
N.A.
8,500
10,500
9,000
8,000
Median mortgage payment and loan repayment to income ratio (%)
28.1
N.A.
28.1
28.6
29.4
27.6
Median monthly domestic household rent (HK$)
1,500
N.A.
1,500
2,390
1,512
1,371
Median rent to income ratio (%)
13.9
N.A.
13.9
18.5
15.1
11.9
Constituency Areas in Kwun Tong District
   
Topics
Kwun Tong Central
Kowloon Bay
Kai Yip
Lai Ching
Ping Shek
Jordan Valley
Shun Tin West
Sheung Shun
Demographic characteristics
Population
14 874
15 010
15 235
18 298
16 226
16 934
11 893
14 217
Proportion of population (%) Aged under 15
17.2
19.1
13.0
16.2
12.8
13.3
11.6
14.1
Aged 15 - 64
71.5
74.7
67.4
74.3
67.8
71.6
72.1
72.6
Aged 65 and over
11.2
6.1
19.6
9.5
19.4
15.0
16.4
13.4
Median age
35
36
42
38
41
39
41
37
Proportion of population aged 15 and over being never married (%) Male
35.8
29.3
34.0
29.2
36.7
37.1
37.2
38.6
Female
27.4
26.7
29.5
29.1
28.8
28.9
30.2
34.3
Education
School attendance rate of population aged 6 - 18 (%)
92.9
96.6
93.5
97.1
94.2
95.4
91.7
91.6
Proportion of non-student population aged 20 and over having attained tertiary education (%)
11.8
26.5
6.8
14.5
8.3
7.8
6.4
13.8
Labour force characteristics 
Labour force
7 290
7 896
6 631
9 598
7 119
8 053
5 962
7 637
Labour force participation rate (%) Male
75.5
77.0
61.8
75.5
63.5
68.9
65.4
68.7
Female
51.7
60.5
39.6
53.8
37.8
44.7
44.0
48.3
Both sexes
63.9
68.4
50.3
63.9
50.8
56.8
54.9
58.2
Median monthly income from main employment of working population (HK$)
9,500
17,000
8,500
12,000
9,500
10,000
8,500
10,000
Household characteristics
Number of domestic households
4 778
4 706
4 829
5 910
4 876
4 974
3 648
4 011
Average domestic household size
3.0
3.1
3.0
3.0
3.2
3.3
3.1
3.4
Median monthly domestic household income (HK$)
15,000
31,250
11,260
22,000
14,000
17,330
12,000
18,000
Housing characteristics
Number of occupied quarters
4 382
4 691
4 801
5 904
4 859
4 969
3 641
4 010
Average number of domestic households per unit of quarters
1.08
1.00
1.01
1.00
1.00
1.00
1.00
1.00
Proportion of domestic households owning the quarters they occupy (%)
57.2
63.6
13.7
88.6
4.1
80.8
9.5
33.5
Median monthly domestic household mortgage payment and loan repayment (HK$)
8,500
12,000
10,500
9,500
*
3,000
7,100
8,600
Median mortgage payment and loan repayment to income ratio (%)
33.3
30.6
33.3
31.0
*
15.3
21.5
25.4
Median monthly domestic household rent (HK$)
3,600
2,000
987
6,500
1,328
1,343
958
1,340
Median rent to income ratio (%)
26.7
7.7
10.3
25.1
10.2
17.4
10.0
8.9
Constituency Areas in Kwun Tong District (Cont'd.)
   
Topics
Lee On
Shun Tin East
Sau Mau Ping North
Hiu Lai
Sau Mau Ping South
Hing Tin
Tak Tin
Lam Tin
Demographic characteristics
Population
16 138
14 428
12 433
20 579
19 182
14 742
14 312
11 029
Proportion of population (%) Aged under 15
12.4
13.2
13.7
16.6
13.2
14.9
13.5
15.2
Aged 15 - 64
73.1
75.0
67.1
73.9
66.9
75.3
72.9
62.7
Aged 65 and over
14.5
11.7
19.2
9.5
19.9
9.8
13.7
22.1
Median age
40
35
38
35
40
36
37
40
Proportion of population aged 15 and over being never married (%) Male
40.4
47.9
41.8
30.4
38.3
41.2
39.9
37.4
Female
30.2
34.5
30.6
27.6
31.6
34.8
34.8
27.9
Education
School attendance rate of population aged 6 - 18 (%)
90.3
90.3
93.2
96.5
91.4
90.5
94.4
94.8
Proportion of non-student population aged 20 and over having attained tertiary education (%)
5.7
6.0
5.8
13.6
5.4
9.1
7.4
4.9
Labour force characteristics 
Labour force
7 618
6 944
5 307
12 261
7 445
7 815
7 563
4 818
Labour force participation rate (%) Male
65.0
68.0
63.7
74.3
58.1
72.0
71.4
60.8
Female
40.3
41.8
40.2
59.5
38.4
47.9
46.3
35.2
Both sexes
52.9
55.6
52.5
66.7
48.5
60.1
58.6
48.6
Median monthly income from main employment of working population (HK$)
8,500
9,000
9,000
11,000
8,000
10,000
9,000
9,000
Household characteristics
Number of domestic households
4 856
3 600
3 830
5 841
6 738
4 071
4 096
3 392
Average domestic household size
3.2
3.9
3.1
3.4
2.8
3.6
3.4
3.1
Median monthly domestic household income (HK$)
12,000
15,350
12,000
24,000
9,600
18,500
14,710
11,350
Housing characteristics
Number of occupied quarters
4 842
3 599
3 796
5 836
6 727
4 071
4 088
3 436
Average number of domestic households per unit of quarters
1.00
1.00
1.02
1.00
1.00
1.00
1.00
1.00
Proportion of domestic households owning the quarters they occupy (%)
-
-
-
95.8
-
32.6
69.9
-
Median monthly domestic household mortgage payment and loan repayment (HK$)
-
-
-
8,200
-
2,875
2,564
-
Median mortgage payment and loan repayment to income ratio (%)
-
-
-
30.0
-
18.9
12.2
-
Median monthly domestic household rent (HK$)
1,185
1,380
1,830
5,000
604
1,616
1,335
1,980
Median rent to income ratio (%)
10.1
9.8
10.9
29.4
8.5
9.1
14.2
16.9
Constituency Areas in Kwun Tong District (Cont'd.)
   
Topics
Kwong Tak
Ping Tin
Hong Pak
Yau Tong Sze Shan
Lai Kong
King Tin
Tsui Ping South
Tsui Ping North
Po Lok
Demographic characteristics
Population
15 877
15 746
15 879
18 092
24 225
16 793
16 340
14 650
17 995
Proportion of population (%) Aged under 15
13.5
15.2
16.0
16.9
21.1
19.8
15.3
13.9
14.3
Aged 15 - 64
70.1
65.8
73.6
69.2
74.6
73.8
67.0
66.2
69.2
Aged 65 and over
16.4
19.0
10.4
13.8
4.3
6.3
17.7
19.9
16.5
Median age
36
38
36
37
35
35
38
40
38
Proportion of population aged 15 and over being never married (%) Male
41.4
42.7
30.9
33.2
20.3
25.9
38.5
39.5
36.0
Female
32.1
33.2
32.0
27.1
24.9
27.8
28.8
28.5
30.5
Education
School attendance rate of population aged 6 - 18 (%)
94.0
93.7
96.9
95.3
99.2
98.0
92.1
94.0
94.0
Proportion of non-student population aged 20 and over having attained tertiary education (%)
6.4
6.9
14.5
10.4
43.8
38.2
5.9
6.4
8.4
Labour force characteristics
Labour force
7 324
7 059
8 864
9 335
14 548
9 878
7 155
6 287
9 006
Labour force participation rate (%) Male
66.1
64.1
74.4
72.3
84.8
81.3
65.3
60.0
66.4
Female
39.7
42.3
56.6
52.8
70.3
65.4
39.2
36.5
45.5
Both sexes
52.5
53.6
65.0
62.4
76.6
72.6
52.7
48.7
55.9
Median monthly income from main employment of working population (HK$)
9,000
9,000
12,000
10,000
23,750
20,000
9,000
8,500
10,000
Household characteristics
Number of domestic households
4 607
4 776
4 575
5 318
7 608
5 133
4 994
4 872
5 330
Average domestic household size
3.4
3.2
3.4
3.3
3.1
3.2
3.2
3.0
3.3
Median monthly domestic household income (HK$)
13,260
12,100
25,000
17,000
50,000
41,205
12,205
10,000
15,400
Housing characteristics
Number of occupied quarters
4 607
4 729
4 573
5 200
7 606
5 126
4 846
4 867
5 319
Average number of domestic households per unit of quarters
1.00
1.01
1.00
1.02
1.00
1.00
1.03
1.00
1.00
Proportion of domestic households owning the quarters they occupy (%)
24.8
-
98.6
56.1
78.3
74.1
-
-
30.9
Median monthly domestic household mortgage payment and loan repayment (HK$)
2,250
-
7,000
7,800
16,800
15,000
-
-
8,000
Median mortgage payment and loan repayment to income ratio (%)
13.3
-
23.8
27.6
30.6
29.2
-
-
27.8
Median monthly domestic household rent (HK$)
1,700
2,000
6,500
2,100
10,800
11,000
1,705
1,224
1,400
Median rent to income ratio (%)
14.0
16.9
22.7
15.8
27.1
27.8
13.0
11.7
10.6
Constituency Areas in Kwun Tong District (Cont'd.)
   
Topics
Yuet Wah
Hip Hong
Hong Lok
Ting On
Upper Ngau Tau Kok
Lower Ngau Tau Kok
To Tai
Lok Wah North
Lok Wah South
Demographic characteristics
Population
15 164
19 802
18 180
19 535
18 574
18 587
19 211
17 691
14 556
Proportion of population (%) Aged under 15
14.3
16.1
16.2
13.7
12.0
13.1
16.5
10.1
10.7
Aged 15 - 64
73.8
68.0
70.3
69.8
60.0
64.0
75.9
77.2
75.2
Aged 65 and over
11.9
16.0
13.5
16.5
28.0
22.9
7.6
12.7
14.1
Median age
37
39
37
40
44
41
34
37
42
Proportion of population aged 15 and over being never married (%) Male
34.2
32.1
33.5
34.4
34.9
35.2
27.5
44.2
39.1
Female
32.1
27.3
26.6
27.8
24.2
25.4
27.7
37.5
31.7
Education
School attendance rate of population aged 6 - 18 (%)
95.9
96.3
96.9
95.2
95.0
95.3
96.3
88.6
88.5
Proportion of non-student population aged 20 and over having attained tertiary education (%)
20.8
10.9
16.2
8.4
5.1
9.2
17.6
6.6
5.8
Labour force characteristics 
Labour force
7 397
9 565
9 378
9 830
7 317
8 258
11 245
8 409
6 942
Labour force participation rate (%) Male
70.3
68.7
72.0
68.1
55.5
61.5
80.4
65.0
58.9
Female
50.7
49.6
49.1
45.2
34.9
44.0
55.7
45.3
45.4
Both sexes
59.8
58.8
59.8
57.0
45.7
53.0
67.2
55.3
52.3
Median monthly income from main employment of working population (HK$)
10,500
9,000
11,500
8,500
8,500
10,000
12,500
8,500
8,000
Household characteristics
Number of domestic households
4 665
6 500
5 342
6 399
6 707
7 941
6 755
4 820
4 882
Average domestic household size
3.2
3.0
3.1
3.0
2.7
2.3
2.8
3.6
2.9
Median monthly domestic household income (HK$)
18,500
13,500
21,250
12,000
9,200
10,000
22,000
14,500
10,700
Housing characteristics
Number of occupied quarters
4 524
6 281
5 218
6 049
6 694
7 925
6 676
4 820
4 873
Average number of domestic households per unit of quarters
1.02
1.03
1.02
1.06
1.00
1.00
1.01
1.00
1.00
Proportion of domestic households owning the quarters they occupy (%)
79.6
61.7
79.8
12.2
-
16.5
80.9
-
-
Median monthly domestic household mortgage payment and loan repayment (HK$)
7,000
7,000
10,745
6,528
-
7,500
8,642
-
-
Median mortgage payment and loan repayment to income ratio (%)
33.3
27.8
34.7
43.0
-
31.0
30.7
-
-
Median monthly domestic household rent (HK$)
5,920
2,730
4,300
1,500
752
550
6,650
1,475
1,002
Median rent to income ratio (%)
27.8
28.6
28.8
12.7
8.0
8.1
28.6
9.3
9.4

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Concepts and Definitions for the 2001 Population Census