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Population Profile of Tai Po District and North District

Population Profile of Tai Po District

Reference
Year
2011(1) 2016(2) 2017(3)
District
Population(4)
296 853   (4.2% of Hong Kong Population) 303 926   (4.1% of Hong Kong Population) 303 700   (4.2% of Hong Kong Population)
Age Profile(4)
0 - 4 9 178   (3.1% of District Population) 0 - 4 10 846   (3.6% of District Population) 0
-
14
35 300   (11.6% of District Population)
5 - 95 - 9 9 006   (3.0% of District Population) 5 - 9 12 550   (4.1% of District Population)
10 - 14 12 113   (4.1% of District Population) 10 - 14 11 841   (3.9% of District Population)
15 - 19 18 810   (6.3% of District Population) 15 - 19 14 201   (4.7% of District Population) 15
-
24
30 500   (10.0% of District Population)
20 - 24 23 591   (7.9% of District Population) 20 - 24 17 172   (5.7% of District Population)
25 - 29 26 489   (8.9% of District Population) 25 - 29 21 072   (6.9% of District Population) 25
-
34
44 000   (14.5% of District Population)
30 - 34 23 842   (8.0% of District Population) 30 - 34 22 587   (7.4% of District Population)
35 - 39 19 843   (6.7% of District Population) 35 - 39 23 636   (7.8% of District Population) 35
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44
48 900   (16.1% of District Population)
40 - 44 19 877   (6.7% of District Population) 40 - 44 24 861   (8.2% of District Population)
45 - 49 28 234   (9.5% of District Population) 45 - 49 24 295   (8.0% of District Population) 45
-
54
49 800   (16.4% of District Population)
50 - 54 32 378  (10.9% of District Population) 50 - 54 25 868   (8.5% of District Population)
55 - 59 25 434   (8.6% of District Population) 55 - 59   27 973   (9.2% of District Population) 55
-
64
50 700   (16.7% of District Population)
60 - 64 16 198   (5.5% of District Population) 60 - 64 20 680   (6.8% of District Population)
65 - 69 8 561   (2.9% of District Population) 65 - 69 15 279   (5.0% of District Population)
65
44 400   (14.6% of District Population)
70 - 74 7 247   (2.4% of District Population) 70 - 74 8 909   (2.9% of District Population)
≥ 75 16 052   (5.4% of District Population) ≥ 75 22 156   (7.3% of District Population)
Sex Profile(4)
Male 139 173   (46.9% of District Population) 140 028   (46.1% of District Population) 139 400   (45.9% of District Population)
Female 157 680   (53.1% of District Population) 163 898   (53.9% of District Population) 164 200   (54.1% of District Population)
Population of Single Parents(5) 2 965   (3.6% of Single Parents in Hong Kong) 2 597   (3.5% of Single Parents in Hong Kong) N.A.

Population of Persons from the Mainland Having Resided in Hong Kong for Less than 7 Years (PMRs)(6)

4 310   (2.5% of PMRs in Hong Kong) 5 930   (3.6% of PMRs in Hong Kong) N.A.
Population of Ethnic Minorities(7) 3.2% of Ethnic Minorities in Hong Kong  (4.9% of District Population) 3.5% of Ethnic Minorities in Hong Kong  (6.7% of District Population) N.A.


Sources:
(1)    2011 Population Census, Census and Statistics Department 
(2)    2016 Population By-Census, Census and Statistics Department
(3)    Population and Household Statsistics Analysed by District Council District 2017, Census and Statistics Department
(4)    Basic Tables for District Council Districts, Census and Statistics Department
(5)    2011 Population Census and 2016 Population By-Census : Thematic Report– Single Parents, Census and Statistics Department
(6)    2011 Population Census and 2016 Population By-Census : Thematic Report– Persons from the Mainland Having Resided in Hong Kong for Less than 7 Years, Census and Statistics Department
(7)   2011 Population Census and 2016 Population By-Census : Thematic Report– Ethnic Minorities, Census and Statistics Department

Note:
- The above are the most updated reports so far released by the Census and Statistics Department.
- Owing to rounding, there may be a slight discrepancy between the sum of individual items and the total as shown in the table.
- The boundaries of the Wan Chai district and Eastern district adopted in the 2016 Population By-census are not comparable with those adopted in the 2011 Population Census.  Therefore, figures of the Wan Chai and Eastern districts for 2016 are not strictly comparable with those for 2011 in this table.

 

 

Population Profile of North District

Reference
Year
2011(1) 2016(2) 2017(3)
District
Population(4)
304 134   (4.3% of Hong Kong Population) 315 270   (4.3% of Hong Kong Population) 312 700   (4.3% of Hong Kong Population)
Age Profile(4)
0 - 4 10 741   (3.5% of District Population) 0 - 4 13 060   (4.1% of District Population) 0
-
14
39 500   (12.6% of District Population)
5 - 9 11 550   (3.8% of District Population) 5 - 9 14 177   (4.5% of District Population)
10 - 14 15 557   (5.1% of District Population) 10 - 14 13 198   (4.2% of District Population)
15 - 19 20 775   (6.8% of District Population) 15 - 19 14 863   (4.7% of District Population) 15
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24
32 500   (10.4% of District Population)
20 - 24 23 785   (7.8% of District Population) 20 - 24  18 145   (5.8% of District Population)
25 - 29 24 634   (8.1% of District Population) 25 - 29 20 853   (6.6% of District Population) 25
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34
44 500   (14.2% of District Population)
30 - 34 22 554   (7.4% of District Population) 30 - 34 25 147   (8.0% of District Population)
35 - 39 21 327   (7.0% of District Population) 35 - 39 25 099   (8.0% of District Population) 35
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44
50 200   (16.1% of District Population)
40 - 44 24 332   (8.0% of District Population) 40 - 44 24 121   (7.7% of District Population)
45 - 49 29 152   (9.6% of District Population) 45 - 49 24 144   (7.7% of District Population) 45
-
54
50 900   (16.3% of District Population)
50 - 54 30 340  (10.0% of District Population) 50 - 54 26 971   (8.6% of District Population)
55 - 59 21 519   (7.1% of District Population) 55 - 59 25 573   (8.1% of District Population) 55
-
64
47 200   (15.1% of District Population)
60 - 64 15 292   (5.0% of District Population) 60 - 64 20 645   (6.5% of District Population)
65 - 69 7 920   (2.6% of District Population) 65 - 69 16 473   (5.2% of District Population)
65
47 900   (15.3% of District Population)
70 - 74 8 031   (2.6% of District Population) 70 - 74 9 303   (3.0% of District Population)
≥ 75 16 625   (5.5% of District Population) ≥ 75 23 498   (7.5% of District Population)
Sex Profile(4)
Male 143 433   (47.2% of District Population) 147 494   (46.8% of District Population) 146 900   (47.0% of District Population)
Female 160 701   (52.8% of District Population) 167 776   (53.2% of District Population) 165 900   (53.1% of District Population)
Population of Single Parents(5) 3 871   (4.7% of Single Parents in Hong Kong)) 3 879   (5.3% of Single Parents in Hong Kong) N.A.

Population of Persons from the Mainland Having Resided in Hong Kong for Less than 7 Years (PMRs)(6)

10 389   (6.1% of PMRs in Hong Kong) 11 389   (6.9% of PMRs in Hong Kong) N.A.
Population of Ethnic Minorities(7) 2.0% of Ethnic Minorities in Hong Kong  (2.9% of District Population) 2.0% of Ethnic Minorities in Hong Kong  (3.8% of District Population) N.A.


Sources:
(1)    2011 Population Census, Census and Statistics Department 
(2)    2016 Population By-Census, Census and Statistics Department
(3)    Population and Household Statsistics Analysed by District Council District 2017, Census and Statistics Department
(4)    Basic Tables for District Council Districts, Census and Statistics Department
(5)    2011 Population Census and 2016 Population By-Census : Thematic Report– Single Parents, Census and Statistics Department
(6)    2011 Population Census and 2016 Population By-Census : Thematic Report– Persons from the Mainland Having Resided in Hong Kong for Less than 7 Years, Census and Statistics Department
(7)   2011 Population Census and 2016 Population By-Census : Thematic Report– Ethnic Minorities, Census and Statistics Department
 

Note: 
- The above are the most updated reports so far released by the Census and Statistics Department.
- Owing to rounding, there may be a slight discrepancy between the sum of individual items and the total as shown in the table.
- The boundaries of the Wan Chai district and Eastern district adopted in the 2016 Population By-census are not comparable with those adopted in the 2011 Population Census.  Therefore, figures of the Wan Chai and Eastern districts for 2016 are not strictly comparable with those for 2011 in this table.

 

Social Indicators on District Welfare Needs 

This set of evidence-based social indicators is an additional tool developed to be used together with the District Welfare Planning Protocol to facilitate District Social Welfare Officers (DSWOs) of the Social Welfare Department in the district planning.  This set of social indicators is one of the means to help DSWOs map out district welfare needs profile and serves as an additional reference in relation to optimal use of welfare resources available in the districts.

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