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Published by Census and Statistics Dept. in Hong Kong .
Written in English



  • Hong Kong (China),
  • China,
  • Hong Kong


  • Population forecasting -- China -- Hong Kong -- Statistics.,
  • Hong Kong (China) -- Population -- Statistics.

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsHong Kong. Census and Statistics Dept.
LC ClassificationsHA4653 .H67 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination62 p. :
Number of Pages62
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2922360M
LC Control Number84155917

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