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Detailed Results of 2016 Population By-Census

Detailed Results of 2016 Population By-Census
Total population of Macao was 650,834 in August 2016, up by 17.8% as compared with 2011. Males and females accounted for 48.2% and 51.8% respectively of the total population. Median age of the total population was 37.5. [Details]

Preliminary Results of 2016 Population By-census
Results of the 2016 Population By-census indicated that the population of Macao totalled 650,900 in August 2016, an increase of 17.8% compared to 552,503 in 2011 Census. Average annual growth rate of Macao population was 3.3% over the past five years, higher than the average growth of 1.9% during 2006 to 2011. Number of households totalled 188,600, up by 10.4% compared to five years ago. Average household size was 3.06 persons per household, a slight decrease from 3.08 persons in 2011. [Details]

Data Collection for the 2016 Population By-census Concluded
Data collection for the 2016 Population By-census was successfully concluded on 21 August. The Statistics and Census Service (DSEC) attributed the success of the operation to the cooperation of the general public and support of the community and various government departments. The overall response rate reached 90.7 %, with 16.9% of the households having completed the e-Questionnaire. For the non-contact households who might be travelling out of Macao, the enumerators have left an appointment card at their home. DSEC will continue to follow up on these cases and encourage the households to call the Population By-census Hotline at 8809 8809 to complete the survey as soon as possible. [Details]

DSEC Director Encouraged Staff to Do their Utmost for the 2016 Population By-census
To mark the commencement of the 15-day data collection of the 2016 Population By-census, a kick-off ceremony was held for field enumerators on 7 August at Escola Keang Peng. The ceremony was hosted by the Director of the Statistics and Census Service (DSEC) Ieong Meng Chao, Deputy Director Cheng I Wan and Acting Deputy Director Mak Hang Chan.[Details]

2016 Population By-census Starts on 7 August
Data collection of the 2016 Population By-census will take place from 7 to 21 August, for a period of 15 days. [Details]

Recruitment of temporary workers for 2016 Population By-census
Application for temporary worker positions for the 2016 Population By-census is open from 1 to 24 March. Click here to apply!