The Youth I.D.E.A.S. announced its latest report on
Young people’s views on “Hong Kong 2030+”
The Youth I.D.E.A.S. has released its eighteenth study on Young people’s views on “Hong Kong 2030+”. Data gathered from 512 young respondents aged 18-34 found that 57.8% of young people surveyed indicated Hong Kong’s livability is above average. This statement received an average score of 5.8 on the scale of 0 to 10. 74.0% of them thought the greatest shortcoming of Hong Kong as a livable city is crowded living environment.
In addition, 80.2% of young respondents thought Hong Kong must increase its land supply to meet the housing demands. This statement received an average score of 7.4 on the scale of 0 to 10.
For the ways to increase land supply, more respondents (61.1%) claimed they were most receptive to develop brownfield sites; while the most unacceptable was the development of country parks (54.0%).