People and Society in Hong Kong

Nationality
noun:
Chinese/Hong Konger
adjective:
Chinese/Hong Kong
Ethnic groups
Chinese 95%, Filipino 1.6%, Indonesian 1.3%, other 2.1% (2006 census)
Languages
Cantonese (official) 90.8%, English (official) 2.8%, Putonghua (Mandarin) 0.9%, other Chinese dialects 4.4%, other 1.1% (2006 census)
Religions
eclectic mixture of local religions 90%, Christian 10%
Population
7,153,519 (July 2012 est.)
rank:
99
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Age structure
0-14 years:
11.6% (male 431,728/female 394,898)
15-64 years:
74.8% (male 2,573,929/female 2,757,095)
65 years and over:
13.5% (male 452,278/female 512,580) (2011 est.)
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Median age
total:
43.9 years
male:
43.3 years
female:
44.4 years (2012 est.)
Population growth rate
0.421% (2012 est.)
rank:
155
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Birth rate
7.54 births/1,000 population (2012 est.)
rank:
220
Death rate
7.23 deaths/1,000 population (July 2012 est.)
rank:
123
Net migration rate
3.9 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2012 est.)
rank:
25
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Urbanization
urban population:
100% of total population (2010)
rate of urbanization:
0.9% annual rate of change (2010-15 est.)
Sex ratio
at birth:
1.07 male(s)/female
under 15 years:
1.09 male(s)/female
15-64 years:
0.93 male(s)/female
65 years and over:
0.88 male(s)/female
total population:
0.94 male(s)/female (2011 est.)
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Infant mortality rate
total:
2.9 deaths/1,000 live births
rank:
217
male:
3.07 deaths/1,000 live births
female:
2.71 deaths/1,000 live births (2012 est.)
Life expectancy at birth
total population:
82.12 years
rank:
8
male:
79.39 years
female:
85.05 years (2012 est.)
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Total fertility rate
1.09 children born/woman (2012 est.)
rank:
220
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate
0.1% (2003 est.)
rank:
128
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS
2,600 (2003 est.)
rank:
131
HIV/AIDS - deaths
fewer than 200 (2003 est.)
rank:
106
Education expenditures
4.5% of GDP (2009)
rank:
82
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Literacy
definition:
age 15 and over has ever attended school
total population:
93.5%
male:
96.9%
female:
89.6% (2002)
School life expectancy (primary to tertiary education)
total:
16 years
male:
15 years
female:
16 years (2009)
Unemployment, youth ages 15-24
total:
12.6%
rank:
88
male:
15.1%
female:
10.3% (2009)
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