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In pictures: High-density living in Hong Kong
Three generations

In 1967 Mr and Mrs Wong saw an advertisement for housing provided by the government. At the time the entire family lived in one tiny room in the congested city centre.

The 30 sq m one-bedroom apartment the government offered was a welcome improvement for the family of six.

Mrs Wong says, "We had barely any space before. But three generations of my family could live here at once; my mother and my three sons."

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