|Statement||prepared for the Cost of Living Review Committee, by the Statistics Branch, Commerce and Industry Department, Hong Kong.|
|Contributions||Hong Kong. Dept. of Commerce and Industry. Statistics Branch.|
|LC Classifications||MLCM 87/7234 (H)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||172 p. :|
|Number of Pages||172|
|LC Control Number||87460127|
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