historical demographical data of the administrative division

DISTRICTcapitalsurface/sq.kmsurface/sq.mie1997e1939c1931codesectorparticularsvariants of the name
Central and WesternVictoria125260,0CWH
EasternSai Wan Ho197599,0EAH
IslandsMui Wo, Cheung Chau1746763,1ISI
Kowloon CityHung Hom104378,0KCKJiulong
Kwai TsingKwai Chung239470,7KINsplit from Tsuen WanKwai Ching/Tsing Yi
Kwun TongKwun Tong114587,0KUK
Sai KungTseung Kwan O13552208,0SKN
Sham Shui PoSham Shui Po93366,0SSK
Sha TinSha Tin6926583,0STN
Tai PoTai Po14857284,6TPN
Tsuen WanTsuen Wan6224271,0TWN
Tuen MunTuen Mun8533466,7TMN
Wan ChaiWan Chai104172,0WCH
Wong Tai SinSan Po Kong94396,0WTK
Yau Tsim MongMongkok73260,6YTKmerger of Mong Kok and Yau Ma Tei
Yuen LongYuen Long13853341,0YLN
former subdivision:
Hong Kong IslandVictoria83321319,0460,2410,9H
Kowloon PeninsulaKowloon831987,6378,2264,7K
New Territories9223562857,0110,598,9N
other areas63,1
population afloat75,390% consists of Chinese living on small floating craft
refugees from China801,1refugees from Japanese-controlled areas of China

These seperate files of Hong Kong are only placed on this site for reasons of historical comparability.
The sections of Hong Kong are: Hong Kong Island (H), Kowloon Area (K), New Territories (N), and Islands (I).
File created on 2001.12.27 by Jan Lahmeyer

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