"Hong Kong 2006 Population By-census - Graphic Guide" published

      The Census and Statistics Department (C&SD) published today (September 12) a publication entitled "Hong Kong 2006 Population By-census - Graphic Guide".

      This publication presents the summary results of the 2006 Population By-census in colour graphics.  It contains 40 charts and 9 district maps showing the demographic and socio-economic characteristics of the Hong Kong population in broad groupings.

      Users can download this publication free of charge at the website of the C&SD (www.censtatd.gov.hk/products_and_services/products/publications/index.jsp).

      The print version of this publication is also available for sale at HK$91 per copy.  Purchase can be done in person at the Publications Unit of the C&SD (Address: 19/F Wanchai Tower, 12 Harbour Road, Wan Chai; Tel.: 2582 3025) or through mail order by returning a completed order form which can be downloaded from the C&SD's website (www.censtatd.gov.hk/products_and_services/other_services/provision_of_stat/mail_ordering_of_publications/index.jsp).  Print version of this publication is also available for sale online at the Statistical Bookstore (www.statisticalbookstore.gov.hk) and the Government Bookstore of the Information Services Department (www.bookstore.gov.hk).  Print versions if purchased online are offered a discount, at 85% of their original prices.

      A number of publications on the results of the Hong Kong 2006 Population By-census, including Summary Results, Basic Tables for District Council Districts / Constituency Areas and Tertiary Planning Units, Thematic Reports on Household Income Distribution; and Women and Men, have already been released.  Other publications of the By-census, including Main Report, Main Tables and other Thematic Reports, will be published in stages later.

Ends/Wednesday, September 12, 2007
Issued at HKT 12:00

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