Nearly 60 per cent of Hong Kong youth said they would emigrate if possible. Photo: Sun Yeung Nearly 60 per cent of Hong Kong youth said they would emigrate if possible. Photo: Sun Yeung
Nearly 60 per cent of Hong Kong youth said they would emigrate if possible. Photo: Sun Yeung
Hong Kong youth

Nearly 60 per cent of Hong Kong youth looking to leave city, new study says, with Covid-19 and economic uncertainty believed to be behind rise

  • Chinese University survey polled residents between 15 and 30 years of age, and found 57.5 per cent want to emigrate if possible
  • Optimism over city’s future also dropped, with respondents giving an average score of 2.95 out of 10

Topic |   Hong Kong youth
Nearly 60 per cent of Hong Kong youth said they would emigrate if possible. Photo: Sun Yeung Nearly 60 per cent of Hong Kong youth said they would emigrate if possible. Photo: Sun Yeung
Nearly 60 per cent of Hong Kong youth said they would emigrate if possible. Photo: Sun Yeung
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