SHATIN: now and then

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 06 November, 2003, 12:00am
UPDATED : Thursday, 06 November, 2003, 12:00am

2003 District Council election


Estimated population: 636 562


Number of electors: 295,756


Number of constituencies: 36


Number of candidates: 68 (Nine candidates returned uncontested)


1999 District Council election:


Number of electors: 276,538


Number of constituencies: 36


Number of candidates: 73 (Seven candidates returned uncontested)


Turnout: 36.75 per cent