Geography in Hong Kong

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Geography in Hong Kong


The continent: Asia
  
Iso2:HK
  
Iso3:HKG

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Area in Hong Kong


Surface area

1 105 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 177 in the world of 233 (24,46%); 46 place in Asia 51 (11,76%)
0,452 % (0,090 % annual) ↘
min: 1 070; max: 1 105; max-min: 35 (3,17%); mid: 1 088;
17,50 (1,58%)

Land area

1 050 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 176 in the world of 230 (23,91%); 46 place in Asia 51 (11,76%)

Territorial waters

55 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 143 in the world of 153 (7,19%); 38 place in Asia 39 (5,13%)
9,09 % (1,82 % annual) ↘
min: 30; max: 80; max-min: 50 (62,50%); mid: 55;
0 (0%)

Land use in Hong Kong


Land area

1 050 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 176 in the world of 230 (23,91%); 46 place in Asia 51 (11,76%)

Agricultural land

4,86 {% of land area[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 194 in the world of 208 (7,21%); 45 place in Asia 49 (10,20%)
7,84 % (1,57 % annual) ↗
min: 4,86; max: 13,73; max-min: 8,87 (64,61%); mid: 9,29;
-4,43 (-91,29%)
51 {sq.km.[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 194 in the world of 209 (7,66%); 48 place in Asia 49 (4,08%)
7,84 % (1,57 % annual) ↗
min: 51; max: 140; max-min: 89 (63,57%); mid: 95,50;
-44,50 (-87,25%)
0,0006981 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 206 in the world of 207 (0,966%); 48 place in Asia 49 (4,08%)
12,16 % (2,43 % annual) ↗
min: 0,0006981; max: 0,0045520; max-min: 0,0038539 (84,66%); mid: 0,0026250;
-0,0019269 (-276,03%)

Arable land

2,95 {% of land area[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 157 in the world of 206 (24,27%); 36 place in Asia 49 (28,57%)
12,90 % (2,58 % annual) ↗
min: 2,95; max: 12,75; max-min: 9,79 (76,84%); mid: 7,85;
-4,90 (-165,84%)
31,00 {sq.km.[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 181 in the world of 206 (12,62%); 47 place in Asia 49 (6,12%)
12,90 % (2,58 % annual) ↗
min: 31,00; max: 130,00; max-min: 99,00 (76,15%); mid: 80,50;
-49,50 (-159,68%)
0,0004243 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 205 in the world of 206 (0,971%); 48 place in Asia 49 (4,08%)
17,43 % (3,49 % annual) ↗
min: 0,0004243; max: 0,0042890; max-min: 0,0038647 (90,11%); mid: 0,0023567;
-0,0019323 (-455,39%)

Terrestrial protected areas

41,84 {% of land area[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 11 in the world of 204 (95,10%); 3 place in Asia 48 (95,83%)
439,32 {sq. km.[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 161 in the world of 202 (20,79%); 43 place in Asia 48 (12,50%)
0,0005727 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 65 in the world of 202 (68,32%); 7 place in Asia 48 (87,50%)

Land boundaries and coastline in Hong Kong


Length of land borders

33 km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 159 in the world of 166 (4,82%); 43 place in Asia 44 (4,55%)

Number of Neighbors

1 [?] (2015)
(descending): 142 in the world of 164 (14,02%); 39 place in Asia 44 (13,64%)

Coastline

733 km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 93 in the world of 191 (51,83%); 24 place in Asia 43 (46,51%)

highest point

958 m.[?] (2015)
(descending): 162 in the world of 232 (30,60%); 44 place in Asia 51 (15,69%)

Main parameters in Hong Kong


Population

7 305 700 number of people[?] (2015)
(descending): 101 in the world of 233 (57,08%); 33 place in Asia 51 (37,25%)
3,85 % (0,771 % annual) ↘
min: 3 075 605; max: 7 305 700; max-min: 4 230 095 (57,90%); mid: 5 190 653;
2 115 048 (28,95%)

Surface area

1 105 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 177 in the world of 233 (24,46%); 46 place in Asia 51 (11,76%)
0,452 % (0,090 % annual) ↘
min: 1 070; max: 1 105; max-min: 35 (3,17%); mid: 1 088;
17,50 (1,58%)

Population density

6 958 people per sq. km of land area[?] (2015)
(descending): 4 in the world of 230 (98,70%); 3 place in Asia 51 (96,08%)
3,85 % (0,771 % annual) ↘
min: 3 106; max: 6 958; max-min: 3 852 (55,36%); mid: 5 032;
1 926 (27,68%)

Population growth rate

0,880 annual %[?] (2015)
(descending): 134 in the world of 216 (38,43%); 39 place in Asia 50 (24%)
16,53 % (3,31 % annual) ↘
min: -0,197; max: 5,47; max-min: 5,66 (103,61%); mid: 2,63;
-1,75 (-199,36%)

Surface area

0,015 hectar per person[?] (2015)
(ascending): 5 in the world of 233 (98,28%); 4 place in Asia 51 (94,12%)
3,54 % (0,707 % annual) ↗
min: 0,015; max: 0,035; max-min: 0,020 (57,15%); mid: 0,025;
-0,010 (-66,70%)