population of Hong Kong.

by Shuh Ching Fan

Publisher: Committee for International Coordination of National Research in Demography in [Paris]

Written in English
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SeriesWorld population year 1974, C.I.C.R.E.D. series
ContributionsUnited Nations. Committee for International Co-ordination of National Research in Demography.
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Open LibraryOL19764220M

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This is the population pyramid for Hong Kong. A population pyramid illustrates the age and sex structure of a country's population and may provide insights about political and social stability, as well as economic development.

The population is distributed along the horizontal axis, with males shown on the left and females on the right. “Hong Kong Mobile Making a Global Population should be made compulsory reading for all senior officials and members of government advisory bodies It is about the crucial importance of geographic and social mobility, and the need for constant r.

From the Back : Hardcover. In this interdisciplinary study, the authors argue that Hong Kong must develop and strengthen the mobility, broadly defined, of its population. This is at the heart of its need to face the challenges from a changing global environment.

Being a "space of flow" and a place of mobility has always been an essential characteristic of Hong Kong and the root source of its success. China, Hong Kong SAR Urban Population Currently, % of the population of Hong Kong is urban (7, people in ) Urban Population Hong Kong Urban vs.

Rural Population from to Rural Population Urban Population 0 M 5M M 10M. In many ways it is refreshing to be treated just like any other resident, but it can be frustrating trying to find non-work opportunities to mix with the local Chinese Hong Kong population. Many Westerners still favor the rugby pitch, English-style pubs of Wan Chai, and the BBQ’s at the numerous national clubs.

Hong Kong Island (Chinese: 香港島; Cantonese Yale: Hēunggóng dóu) is an island in the southern part of Hong has a population of 1, and its population density is 16,/km², as of The island had a population of about 3, inhabitants scattered in a dozen fishing villages when it was occupied by the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland.

Hong Kong’s population was alelmingly ways overwh Chinese, while the proximity to China meant that Chinese affairs mattered more than British affairs to most residents. But Hong Kong had a particu-larly complex relationship with mainland China. As a popular Chinese say-ing went, “when there’s trouble in Hong Kong, go to China; when there’s.

The population drops from m in toby the end of the Second World War. Hong Kong will become part of one communist-led. The Basic Law of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China shall be put into effect as of 1 July Decision of the National People’s Congress on the Establishment of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.

Adopted at the Third Session of the Seventh National People’s Congress on 4 April Population in The provisional figure for the population of Hong Kong at the end of was estimated at 6up per cent over a year was due to 9 more births than deaths and a net inflow of 14 residents.

Over the periodthe average annual growth rate of the population was per cent. The territory that now comprises Hong Kong was loosely part of China during the Qin dynasty (– BC), and the area was part of the ancient kingdom of Nam Viet (– BC).

During the Qin dynasty, the territory was governed by Panyu County until the time of the Jin dynasty. Archaeological evidence indicates that the population increased during the Han dynasty ( BC – AD ). Hence, the population of Hong Kong in is expected to be Million + Million = Million. Therefore, the population of Hong Kong in as per estimates is Million.

Hong Kong Population – Million (estimated) DEMOGRAPHY OF HONG KONG. InHong Kong had million domestic households: % occupied by the owners, % by tenants, and % by persons living in either rent-free accommodation or accommodation provided by.

Kowloon Walled City was an ungoverned, densely populated de jure Chinese enclave within the boundaries of Kowloon City, Hong ally a Chinese military fort, the walled city became an enclave after the New Territories were leased to the UK by China in Its population increased dramatically following the Japanese occupation of Hong Kong during World War II.

Population Figures: 13 Aug 18 Feb Population Projections: 9 Sep Women and Men in Hong Kong - Key Statistics: 30 Jul Population By-census data: 9 Mar Demographic Trends in Hong Kong: 28 Dec Population By-census activities: 27 Feb Learn more about Hong Kong's economy in the Index of Economic Freedom.

The report contains Hong Kong facts, including Hong Kong's population, GDP, business, trade, inflation and more. For these reasons, Hong Kong’s elderly serve as a salient guide to older people’s social, psychological, and healthcare needs—concerns of increasing importance as the world grows older.

Aging in Hong Kong examines this emblematic population as a case study specifically in comparison with their counterparts in the West, shedding light on.

Mong Kok (also spelled Mongkok, often abbreviated as MK) is an area in Kowloon, Hong Prince Edward road occupies the northern part of Mong Kok. Mong Kok is one of the major shopping areas in Hong Kong. The area is characterised by a mixture of old and new multi-story buildings, with shops and restaurants at street level, and commercial or residential units above.

Hong Kong lost more than half of its population in the period between the invasion and Japan's surrender in ,[7] when the United Kingdom resumed control of the colony. Hong Kong's population recovered quickly, as a wave of mainland migrants arrived for refuge from the ongoing Chinese Civil War.

Christianity has been in Hong Kong since As ofthere were about million Christians in Hong Kong (16% of the total population), most of them are Protestant (around ,) and Catholic (around ,).

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See all formats and editions Hide other formats and s: 1. Hong Kong and Shenzhen. Hong Kong is a former British colony and includes a number of islands on the southern coast of China. Hong Kong includes an excellent port, Victoria—one of the best in ia’s deepwater port is on the interior side of Hong Kong Island and is protected from the sea, allowing ship access to an extensive sheltered harbor area.

"In the long term, the standing of Hong Kong could decline" due to tighter control by China, concern about judicial independence, free access to information and an exodus of.

– The population of Hong Kong stands at 32, – The second Opium War breaks out. – The Chinese find themselves on the losing side again and are forced to cede the Kowloon Peninsula and Stonecutter’s Island to the British.

Hong Kong - Hong Kong - Settlement patterns: The predominantly urban settlements of Hong Kong are typically distributed linearly, following the irregular coastline and transportation routes. The principal urban areas are established on Hong Kong Island and the Kowloon Peninsula, where roughly half of the total population lives.

There, most of the population is concentrated around Victoria. none (dependent territory of the UK; the UK signed an agreement with China on 19 December to return Hong Kong to China on 1 July ; in the joint declaration, China promises to respect Hong Kong's existing social and economic systems and lifestyle) National holiday: Liberation Day, 29 August () Constitution.

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Cantonese Audion New Testament / MP3-DVD / / Cantonese is a variety of the Author: Bible Society. The reality is, China already feels empowered to grab its adversaries from Hong Kong soil.

Infive book-sellers peddling salacious volumes about mainland politics disappeared; all five. The Absorption of Common Law Notions by the Chinese Population of Hong Kong With Berry Fong-Chung Hsu, Roger B.M. Cotterrell This chapter discusses the cross-sectional analysis of the legal concepts on the Chinese population, legal profession, and English samples to investigate the extent to which the Common Law notions have been accepted by.

The squabble was far from Hong Kong, but one that reflects wider questions playing out in the ex-colony over identity amid the rapid erosion of the territory’s autonomy and promised “one. Hong Kong - Hong Kong - Climate: Hong Kong lies at the northern fringe of the tropical zone.

Its monsoonal (wet-dry) seasonal changes are well marked, however, with hot, humid summers and cool, dry winters. The climate is largely controlled by the atmospheric pressure systems over the adjacent great Asian landmass and ocean surface.

Thus, relatively dry monsoonal winds blow from the northeast.Exiled Hong Kong legislator calls for action after HSBC bank accounts frozen Monster Hunter film pulled from China after scene sparks backlash Published: AM.Controlling the epidemic naturally became the top priority of the Governor of Hong Kong.

From May to Octoberthe plague in Hong Kong killed more than 6, people, one third of the population fled Hong Kong. In the 30 years starting inthe plague occurred in Hong Kong almost every year and killed more t people.