Table 10 : Illustrative Examples of Gross Population and Flat Densities for Sites
in New Development Areas in Residential Zones

[Simple Table Format]

Persons per hectare of Development Site Area :
Location Zone R1 R2 R3
DSA area 3 ha 5 ha 15 ha 3 ha 5 ha 15 ha any
Main Urban Areas
  Hong Kong Island
   Kowloon
   Tsuen Wan/Kwai Tsing
 
1 950
2 450
2 200
 
1 450
1 800
1 650
 
1 600
2 000
1 800
 
900
900
1 450
 
900
900
1 450
 
800
800
1 300
 
300
300
450
New Towns
   R1 plot ratio 8
  R1 plot ratio 6.5 (example)
 
2 550
2 300
 
1 900
1 700
 
2 050
1 850
 
1 450
 
1 450
 
1 300
 
450

Other areas RR1 RR2 RR3 RR4 RR5 V
1 200 500 200 100 50 400


Flats per hectare of Development Site Area:
Location Zone R1 R2 R3
DSA area 3 ha 5 ha 15 ha 3 ha 5 ha 15 ha any
Main Urban Areas
   Hong Kong Island
   Kowloon
   Tsuen Wan/Kwai Tsing
 
750
950
880
 
560
700
650
 
610
770
620
 
340
340
580
 
340
340
580
 
310
310
520
 
120
120
180
New Towns
   R1 plot ratio 8
   R1 plot ratio 6.5 (example)
 
1030
880
 
760
650
 
830
710
 
580
 
580
 
520
 
180

Other areas RR1 RR2 RR3 RR4 RR5 V
500 200 60 30 20 130

Note: These densities are for illustrative purposes only and do not represent targets. They are based on assumptions on typical flat size and persons per flat values and the recommended plot ratios from Tables 1, 2 and 3.


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   Last revision date : July 2016