Demographic Profile of RespondentsBack


The raw data collected have been rim-weighted according to provisional figures obtained from the Census and Statistics Department regarding the gender-age distribution of the Hong Kong population in 2016 year-end and the educational attainment (highest level attended) and the economic activity status distribution collected in the 2011 Census.



Gender
  Raw sample Weighted sample
 FrequencyPercentageFrequencyPercentage
Male 369 45.2 368 45.0
Female 448 54.8 449 55.0
Total 817 100.0 817 100.0


Age
  Raw sample Weighted sample
 FrequencyPercentageFrequencyPercentage
18 - 29 109 13.5 139 17.2
30 - 39 53 6.6 147 18.1
40 - 49 106 13.1 146 18.0
50 - 59 171 21.1 161 19.9
60 - 69 187 23.1 116 14.4
70 or above 183 22.6 100 12.4
Total 809 100.0 809 100.0
Missing case (s) 8 8


Education attainment
  Raw sample Weighted sample
 FrequencyPercentageFrequencyPercentage
Primary or below 152 18.7 193 23.7
Junior secondary (F.1 - F.3) 120 14.7 98 12.1
Senior secondary (F.4 - F.5) 190 23.3 205 25.2
Matriculation / Diploma of Secondary Education (F.6) 29 3.6 51 6.3
Matriculation (F.7) 26 3.2 37 4.5
Tertiary, non-degree 61 7.5 43 5.3
Tertiary, degree (Bachelor's degree) 202 24.8 153 18.8
Master's degree 32 3.9 33 4.1
Doctoral degree or above 2 0.2 1 0.1
Total 814 100.0 814 100.0
Missing case (s) 3 3


District
  Raw sample Weighted sample
 FrequencyPercentageFrequencyPercentage
Wanchai (HKI) 12 1.5 6 0.7
Eastern (HKI) 71 8.7 51 6.3
Central and Western (HKI) 38 4.7 34 4.2
Southern (HKI) 29 3.6 27 3.3
Kwun Tong (KLE) 83 10.2 91 11.2
Kowloon City (KLW) 54 6.6 43 5.3
Wong Tai Sin (KLE) 41 5.0 54 6.6
Mong Kok (KLW) 12 1.5 8 1.0
Sham Shui Po (KLW) 43 5.3 42 5.1
Yau Tsim (KLW) 16 2.0 17 2.0
Sai Kung (NTE) 69 8.5 74 9.1
Sha Tin (NTE) 71 8.7 63 7.7
Islands (NTW) 11 1.3 7 0.9
Tsuen Wan (NTW) 28 3.4 26 3.2
Kwai Tsing (NTW) 47 5.8 57 7.0
Tuen Mun (NTW) 61 7.5 68 8.4
Yuen Long (NTW) 53 6.5 65 8.0
Northern (NTE) 42 5.1 44 5.4
Tai Po (NTE) 35 4.3 39 4.7
Total 816 100.0 816 100.0
Missing case (s) 1 1


Are you a registered voter?
  Raw sample Weighted sample
 FrequencyPercentageFrequencyPercentage
Yes (including those who have just registered) 724 88.7 704 86.2
No 92 11.3 113 13.8
Total 816 100.0 817 100.0
Missing case (s) 1 0


Political inclination
  Raw sample Weighted sample
 FrequencyPercentageFrequencyPercentage
Inclined toward the pro-democracy camp 234 28.9 258 31.8
Inclined toward the pro-establishment camp 133 16.4 103 12.7
Inclined toward the centrist 293 36.1 292 36.0
No political inclination / Politically neutral / Don’t belong to any camp 122 15.0 124 15.3
Others / Don’t know / Hard to say 29 3.6 34 4.2
Total 811 100.0 811 100.0
Missing case (s) 6 6


The type of ownership of your house is:
  Raw sample Weighted sample
 FrequencyPercentageFrequencyPercentage
Self-purchased, or 480 59.6 419 51.9
Rented 326 40.4 388 48.1
Total 806 100.0 807 100.0
Missing case (s) 11 10


House type
  Raw sample Weighted sample
 FrequencyPercentageFrequencyPercentage
Public housing estate 266 33.0 325 40.3
Housing Authority subsidized sale flats 139 17.3 146 18.1
Housing Society subsidized sale flats 11 1.4 9 1.1
Private housing 360 44.7 289 35.9
Village: villas / bungalows / modern village houses 5 0.6 5 0.6
Village: simple stone structures / traditional village houses 16 2.0 26 3.2
Staff quarters 5 0.6 4 0.6
Others 3 0.4 2 0.3
Total 805 100.0 806 100.0
Missing case (s) 12 11


Marital status
  Raw sample Weighted sample
 FrequencyPercentageFrequencyPercentage
Single 105 24.8 154 36.1
Married/ Cohabiting 273 64.5 244 57.4
Divorced / Separated/Widowed 45 10.6 27 6.4
Total 423 100.0 425 100.0
Missing case (s) 10 7


Occupation
  Raw sample Weighted sample
 FrequencyPercentageFrequencyPercentage
Boss / Managers / Administrators 93 11.5 97 11.9
Professionals 67 8.3 70 8.6
Associate professionals 24 3.0 26 3.2
Clerks 56 6.9 76 9.4
Service workers 53 6.5 109 13.5
Market sales workers 11 1.4 22 2.7
Skilled agricultural and fishery workers 1 0.1 1 0.2
Handicrafts and related personnel 8 1.0 13 1.6
Plant and machine operators and assemblers 3 0.4 4 0.5
Drivers 6 0.7 14 1.7
Unskilled workers 15 1.8 35 4.4
Students 39 4.8 39 4.8
Housewives 120 14.8 75 9.3
Retired 293 36.1 141 17.4
Unemployed / non-workers 17 2.1 80 9.8
Others 5 0.6 10 1.2
Total 811 100.0 811 100.0
Missing case (s) 6 6


Which class do you consider your family belongs to?
  Raw sample Weighted sample
 FrequencyPercentageFrequencyPercentage
Upper class 3 0.4 2 0.2
Upper-middle class 37 4.6 26 3.3
Middle class 237 29.3 190 23.5
Middle-Lower class 241 29.8 256 31.6
Lower class 277 34.2 325 40.2
Don't know/ Hard to say 15 1.9 10 1.2
Total 810 100.0 808 100.0
Missing case (s) 7 9


Place of birth
  Raw sample Weighted sample
 FrequencyPercentageFrequencyPercentage
Hong Kong 209 58.2 211 61.9
Mainland China 136 37.9 123 36.0
Macau 7 1.9 4 1.2
Southeast Asia(e.g. Malaysia、Indonesia、Vietnam) 6 1.7 2 0.6
Australia 1 0.3 1 0.4
Total 359 100.0 340 100.0
Missing case (s) 6 5