Hong Kong

Official Name
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China, Zhonghua Renmin Gongheguo, Xianggang Tibie Xingzheng Qu
Sovereignty Comment
As a Special Administrative Region, Hong Kong has a significant amount of autonomy in all areas except defence and foreign affairs

7,118,000 (2013 UNDESA)

Principal Languages
Literacy Rate
97% (2011 USDS)
Immigrant Languages
Chinese, Japanese (10,800)
Deaf Population
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for China–Hong Kong is 7. All are living languages. Of these, 3 are institutional, 1 is developing, 1 is vigorous, 1 is in trouble, and 1 is dying.