Businesses in Hong Kong

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 26.9%
 Restaurants: 19.9%
 Industry: 9.3%
 Food: 5.5%
 Education: 5.1%
 Other: 33.3%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Beauty salons36129.1 years3.90.1
Social work5953.90.1
Finance other31633.5 years3.80.1
Bakeries3323.80.1
Real estate81052.9 years3.80.1
Travel and transportation63328.2 years3.80.1
Construction of buildings3533.90.1
General chemical wholesale58032.1 years3.80.1
Other transport activities78133.4 years3.40.1
Other wholesale47739 years3.80.1
Transportation logistics60026.6 years3.50.1
Wholesale of construction supplies43833 years4.00.1
Wholesale of machinery2,51833.3 years3.90.4
Wholesalers1,48838 years3.70.2
Health and medical93525.7 years3.80.2
Legal and financial3344.00.1
Bars, pubs and taverns30323.9 years4.00.0
Cafes3323.80.1
Chinese restaurants8333.60.1
Beauty aids38334.8 years3.80.1
Clothing accessories1,88733.5 years3.80.3
Clothing stores1,82934.9 years4.00.3
Department stores1,32732 years3.80.2
Electronics stores2,94930.1 years4.20.5
Furniture stores67137.2 years4.00.1
Gifts, cards and party supplies92030.7 years4.10.1
Hardware stores1,58431.5 years4.00.3
Household appliances and goods1,75935 years3.80.3
Jewelers and watches1,62730.6 years4.00.3
Office supplies and stationery stores77827.3 years4.00.1
Opticians and eyewear31136.8 years3.80.0
Pharmacies and drug stores58235.5 years3.90.1
Retail of textiles1,12436 years4.10.2
Retail of toys and games95031.6 years4.00.2
Shoe stores57936.9 years4.00.1
Shopping other1,90433.7 years3.70.3
Sporting goods34032.5 years4.00.1
Women's clothing28827.2 years4.00.0
Area of Hong Kong104 km²
Population6.2 million
Male Population2,914,882 (46.8%)
Female Population3,317,008 (53.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +61.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +7.3%
Median Age41.6
Male Median Age41.9
Female Median Age41.4
NeighborhoodsCentral, Central and Western District, Fo Tan, Kowloon Bay, Kwai Chung, Kwun Tong, Mong Kok, Sheung Wan, Tsim Sha Tsui, Tsuen Wan
Local TimeWednesday 2:34 AM
TimezoneHong Kong Standard Time
Weather22.9°C overcast clouds
Lat & Lng22.28552° / 114.15769°

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Hong Kong Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population3,860,1094,982,6345,806,5496,231,896
Population Density37,116 / km²47,909 / km²55,832 / km²59,922 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Hong Kong Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 7.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Hong Kong+61.4%+25.1%+7.3%
Central and Western+42.2%+12.4%+0%
Hong Kong S.A.R.+61.4%+25.1%+7.3%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Hong Kong Median Age

Median Age: 41.6 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Hong Kong41.6 years41.4 years41.9 years
Central and Western41.4 years41.2 years41.6 years
Hong Kong S.A.R.41.6 years41.4 years41.9 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Hong Kong Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5113,327105,026218,354
5-9111,046103,100214,147
10-14150,681141,159291,840
15-19192,235182,651374,886
20-24199,358206,681406,040
25-29205,092269,455474,547
30-34198,486283,190481,676
35-39206,357287,259493,617
40-44214,751289,827504,578
45-49259,434312,729572,163
50-54274,540284,330558,871
55-59222,099225,377447,476
60-64178,463178,725357,188
65-69106,60999,368205,977
70-74103,730101,025204,756
75-7986,63696,594183,231
80-8455,57074,664130,235
85 Plus36,46975,848112,318
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Hong Kong Population Density

Population Density: 59,922 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Hong Kong6.2 million104 km²59,922 / km²
Central and Western252,35719.8 km²12,776 / km²
Hong Kong S.A.R.6.2 million1,088.3 km²5,726 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Hong Kong Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1880 to 2100
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Business distribution by price for Hong Kong

 Inexpensive: 48.7%
 Moderate: 41.3%
 Expensive: 9%
 Very Expensive: 1%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Hong Kong CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Hong Kong182,670,102 t29.3 t1,756,443 t/km²
Central and Western5,343,395 t21.2 t270,520 t/km²
Hong Kong S.A.R.182,670,102 t29.3 t167,846 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Hong Kong CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)182,670,102 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita29.3 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)1,756,443 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
CycloneHigh (10)
FloodHigh (10)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development - The World Bank, and United Nations Environment Programme Global Resource Information Database Geneva - UNEP/GRID-Geneva. 2005. Global Cyclone Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4CZ353K.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
11/18/1010:42 PM3.839 km20,000 mHong Kong - Guangdong region, Chinausgs.gov

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