The Youth I.D.E.A.S. announced its latest report on
Challenges Faced by Ethnic Minorities in Hong Kong
The Youth I.D.E.A.S. has released its fourteenth study on “Challenges Faced by Ethnic Minorities in Hong Kong”. Data gathered from 520 young respondents found that 62.7% of young people surveyed did not make contact with Ethnic Minorities in past year while 35.4% of them did.
In addition, 64.3% of young respondents thought they have a poor understanding of the daily life and culture of Ethnic Minorities. This statement received an average score of 3.3 on the scale of 0 to 10.
From individual interviews, some Ethnic Minority youths reported they are facing three difficulties of living in Hong Kong, including learning Chinese, finding jobs and making friends with Chinese youths.