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Markets and Stalls
Markets (as at 31 December)
2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
No. of Markets
106
105
106
105
104
104
 
 
 
 
 
 
Market Stalls (as at 31 December)
2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
No. of Stalls (excluding cooked food)
14 844
14 778
15 103
14 831
14 471
14 245
No. of Cooked Food Stalls
1 024
1 026
1 048
1 048
1 049
1 075
Total
15 868
15 804
16 151
15 879
15 520
15 320
 
 
Licences in Force
Food Business and Other Trade Licences (as at 31 December)
2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
No. of Food Business Licences (Full Licence)
General Restaurant
6 864
7 036
7 206
7 316
7 502
7 647
Light Refreshment Restaurant
2 250
2 367
2 452
2 544
2 703
2 828
Marine Restaurant
3
2
2
2
2
2
Bakery
1 033
1 030
1 037
1 034
1 013
954
Cold Store
31
30
28
29
29
30
Factory Canteen
463
466
479
474
477
484
Food Factory
2 621
2 793
3 060
3 316
3 478
3 784
Fresh Provision Shop
2 972
2 979
3 032
3 087
2 965
2 823
Frozen Confection Factory
489
536
533
525
520
541
Milk Factory
7
7
7
7
9
9
Siu Mei and Lo Mei Shop
403
408
423
454
469
443

No. of Trade Licences

Commercial Bathhouse
96
98
101
102
104
103
Funeral Parlour
6
6
7
7
7
7
Offensive Trade
21
19
17
17
17
15
Swimming Pool
735
777
814
858
897
924
Undertaker's of burial
78
78
82
87
94
93
No. of Liquor Licences
Liquor
4 018
4 152
4 272
4 337
4 625
4 742
Club Liquor
381
407
395
421
439
466
No. of Places of Public Entertainment Licences (Full Licence)
Places of Public Entertainment
198
206
203
211
203
213
No. of Slaughterhouse Licences
Slaughterhouse
3
3
3
3
3
3
Total
22 672
23 400
24 153
24 831
25 556
26 111
 
 
No. of Hawker Licences in Force (as at 31 December)
(excluding temporary licences and deputy permits)
2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
Fixed-pitch
8 085
7 798
7 569
7 412
7 261
7 041
Itinerant
1 147
1 076
1 006
858
787
726
Total
9 232
8 874
8 575
8 270
8 048
7 767
 
 
Permits in Force
No. of Permits in Force (as at 31 December)
2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
Chinese Herb Tea
356
355
380
362
355
357
Food Vending Machine
75
59
106
115
173
117
Cut Fruit
324
348
377
369
447
442
Frozen Confections
1 928
1 879
1 885
1 928
2 015
2 083
Milk
1 252
1 143
1 166
1 198
1 237
1 299
Non-bottled Drinks
934
923
961
929
890
803
Shell Fish
11
9
11
32
82
80
Others
215
236
321
345
394
381
Total
5 095
4 952
5 207
5 278
5 593
5 562
 
 
Livestock Slaughtered
No. of Livestock Slaughtered
Slaughterhouse
2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
Pig Sheung Shui Slaughterhouse
1 619 803
1 631 072
1 580 247
1 591 605
1 616 406
1 442 070
  Tsuen Wan Slaughterhouse
680 779
660 250
573 576
553 695
620 304
598 845
  Cheung Chau Slaughterhouse
13 377
12 287
11 477
11 564
10 270
9 301
Sub-total
2 313 959
2 303 609
2 165 300
2 156 864
2 246 980
2 050 216
Cattle Sheung Shui Slaughterhouse
58 077
50 646
47 766
45 318
47 727
48 203
Goat Sheung Shui Slaughterhouse
4 008
4 108
3 778
4 267
6 706
7 185
Total
2 376 044
2 358 363
2 216 844
2 206 449
2 301 413
2 105 604
 
 
Water Sampling for Examination
No. of Water Samples Tested From
2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
Swimming Pool
5 224
9 207
10 848
9 554
11 171
10 182
Well and Tap / Stream
1 722
1 880
1 669
1 736
1 536
1 273
Fish Tank
11 144
12 703
13 790
15 862
12 798
10 931
 
 
Pest Control
 
2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
No. of Mosquito Inspection
368 772
334 854
336 416
335 931
529 810
579 279
No. of Rodents Trapped/Poisoned
57 639
48 944
48 297
40 342
31 871
31 119
 
 
Refuse & Junk Collection
 
2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
Average Daily Collection (in tonne)
5 953
5 964
5 955
5 899
5 516
5 453
 
 
Cleansing
Facilities (as at 31 December)
2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
No. of Public Refuse Collection Points
2 824
2 866
2 924
2 920
2 937
3 117
No. of Public Toilets
293
292
306
306
318
334
No. of Public Bathhouses
39
37
33
28
28
28
No. of Aqua Privies
586
583
569
551
540
520
 
 
Convictions and Fines Imposed for Environmental Hygiene Related Offences
 
2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
Food Premises Hygiene (including licensed food premises, unlicensed food premises)
    No. of convicted cases
12 357
8 986
6 526
5 489
5 035
4 439
    Fine (HK $Mn.)
41.4
27.1
16.6
11.8
11.3
8.7
Public Cleansing (including littering, spitting, obstruction to scavenging operation, unauthorized bill and poster, dogs fouling in public places, other cleansing matters)
    No. of convicted cases
25 131
29 187
22 376
20 483
23 708
22 547
    Fine (HK $Mn.)
13.0
16.4
12.7
22.4
32.6
34.9
Hawker and Market (including licensed hawker, unlicensed hawker, market stall operator)
    No. of convicted cases
32 711
27 680
23 192
20 464
22 337
23 980
    Fine (HK $Mn.)
15.1
12.6
9.5
9.0
9.2
9.8
Mosquito Breeding
    No. of convicted cases
450
386
330
327
222
142
    Fine (HK $Mn.)
1.4
1.2
1.1
1.1
1.0
0.5
Others (including unlicensed offensive trade, unlicensed place of public entertainment, commercial bathhouse, swimming pool etc.)
    No. of convicted cases
17
57
31
17
24
25
    Fine (HK $Mn.)
0.2
0.4
0.2
0.1
0.2
0.2
 
 
Enforcement Figure of the Fixed Penalty (Public Cleanliness Offences) Ordinance
 
2003 *
2004
2005
No. of $1,500 Fixed Penalty Notices Issued
9 000 ^
21 000 ^
22 000 ^
* With effect from 26 June 2003, the fixed penalty has been raised to $1,500
^ The figure is rounded up to the thousand digit
 
 
Cemeteries and Crematoria
Cemeteries and Crematoria
2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
No. of Cemeteries (as at 31 December)
Public Cemetery
11
11
11
11
11
11
Private Cemetery
28
28
28
28
28
28
Cemetery under Common War Graves Commission
2
2
2
2
2
2
No. of Crematoria (as at 31 December)
Public Crematorium
6
6
6
6
6
6
Private Crematorium
6
6
6
6
6
6
No. of Burial
Coffin
6 627
5 710
5 364
5 474
4 129
4 493
Urn
1 161
1 030
1 049
1 070
929
1 059
No. of Cremation
Body
27 106
26 933
28 434
30 161
31 332
33 288
Skeletal remains
5 001
4 826
4 581
4 074
4 915
4 298
No. of Exhumation
Coffin
3 792
3 717
2 980
4 031
4 822
5 055
Urn
3 532
3 327
3 403
1 489
1 487
1 960
No. of Exhumation Permit Issued
Exhumation Permit Issued
7 607
6 985
5 842
5 789
6 992
6 252
 
 
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