China, Hong Kong SAR population 7,518,657 (live)

The population of China, Hong Kong SAR is expected to grow by 58,000 in 2018 and reach 7,521,000 in 2019. Migration (including immigration and emigration) increases population by 29,308 people yearly. On average there are 74,013 births and 50,682 deaths in China, Hong Kong SAR per year. Rate of natural increase is approximately 0.31 percent per year. The population density of China, Hong Kong SAR has changed from 5,063.1 in 1980 to 6,987.2 in 2016.

Current population 7,518,657 people at present (Sunday 16th of December 2018)
Median Age 43.4 years
Life expectancy 84.4 years
Population density 7,075.1 per km2
Population of China, Hong Kong SAR from 1960 to 2018 (historical)
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2018 7,464,000 58,000 (0.8%) 29,308 43.4 1.30 7,075 7,464,000 (100.0%)
2017 7,406,000 59,300 (0.8%) 29,308 43.3 1.27 7,014 7,406,000 (100.0%)
2016 7,346,700 41,000 (0.6%) 29,308 43.0 1.23 6,987 7,346,700 (100.0%)
2015 7,305,700 64,000 (0.9%) 29,308 42.7 1.20 6,944 7,305,700 (100.0%)
2010 7,024,200 51,400 (0.7%) 14,978 41.0 1.13 6,690 7,024,200 (100.0%)
2005 6,813,200 29,700 (0.4%) 17,949 39.0 0.97 6,489 6,813,200 (100.0%)
2000 6,665,000 58,500 (0.9%) 12,959 36.7 1.04 6,348 6,665,000 (100.0%)
1995 6,156,100 120,700 (2.0%) 75,137 35.3 1.30 5,863 6,156,100 (100.0%)
1990 5,704,500 18,300 (0.3%) 31,297 33.3 1.27 5,762 5,676,947 (99.5%)
1985 5,456,200 58,300 (1.1%) 44,252 31.5 1.49 5,511 5,069,901 (92.9%)
1980 5,063,100 133,400 (2.6%) 32,121 30.0 2.05 5,063 4,631,623 (91.5%)
1975 4,461,600 83,800 (1.9%) 81,327 28.4 2.67 4,417 4,001,832 (89.7%)
1970 3,959,000 95,100 (2.4%) 14,794 26.9 3.28 3,881 3,473,191 (87.7%)
1965 3,597,900 93,300 (2.6%) 14,318 25.5 4.42 3,527 3,109,377 (86.4%)
1960 3,075,605 92,495 (2.9%) -5,477 25.2 5.01 2,919 2,620,415 (85.2%)

In 2017 the population of China, Hong Kong SAR was 7,406,000 and the average age increased from 25.2 in 1960 to 43.3. Urban population has increased from 6,665,000 (100.0%) in 2000 to 7,464,000 (100.0%) in the current year. The population density of China, Hong Kong SAR has changed from 5,063.1 in 1980 to 6,987.2 in 2016.

Estimated Population 2020-2050
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2020 7,576,000 55,000 (0.7%) 18,113 43.8 1.38 7,188 7,576,000 (100.0%)
2025 7,830,000 46,000 (0.6%) 30,000 45.0 1.46 7,399 7,830,000 (100.0%)
2030 8,016,000 30,000 (0.4%) 30,000 46.1 1.53 7,607 8,016,000 (100.0%)
2035 8,106,000 11,000 (0.1%) 30,000 47.2 1.59 7,740 8,106,000 (100.0%)
2040 8,117,000 -2,000 (-0.0%) 30,000 48.3 1.63 7,809 8,117,000 (100.0%)
2045 8,088,000 -7,000 (-0.1%) 30,000 49.1 1.67 7,842 8,088,000 (100.0%)
2050 8,064,000 -3,000 (-0.0%) 30,000 49.3 1.70 7,860 8,064,000 (100.0%)

Total China, Hong Kong SAR population should reach 7,576,000 by 2020 and should increase to 8,064,000 people by year 2050. The life expectancy at birth should reach 88.5 (85.6 years for male and 91.5 years for females). Population density will go up to 7,860.1 people per square kilometer.

China, Hong Kong SAR demographics 2017

The population growth rate is 0.78% (59,300 residents, including 47,485 deaths). The demographics of China, Hong Kong SAR constitutes of 4,040,000 women and 3,424,000 men, which means there are 848 men per 1000 women. As far as age distribution goes, 15.9% of population (1,186,030) is 19 or younger, 67.2% of population (5,017,301) is between age 20 and 64 and 16.8% of population (1,256,938) is over 65.

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