This section lists all press releases issued by the Census and Statistics Department.
In September of each year, the Census and Statistics Department will announce to the mass media the date schedule for issuing regular press releases on statistical data in the ensuing year. The regular press releases are issued to the media at 4:30 p.m. Hong Kong time (i.e. GMT 08:30) on the pre-announced scheduled date and posted to this website shortly afterwards.
In view of the implementation of special work arrangement for government departments since January 29 2020 as a measure to reduce the risk of the spread of the COVID-19 in the community, the issue dates of 9 regular press releases on statistical data scheduled for March 2020 have been revised.
Date schedules of regular press releases on statistical data in 2020 is available for download:
Schedule of Regular Press Releases on Statistical Data in 2020 (with issue dates of selected press releases scheduled for March revised)