However, this picture is somewhat twisted as there seems to be a much greater cultural acceptance of homelessness and unemployment in Montreal than there is in Hong Kong (the need to provide for family). This translates into a much greater ratio of working poor in HK.
|Hong Kong poverty statistics and chart from 'Feeding Hong Kong'|
|The official homelessness chart/stats (lower) in Hong Kong from The Hong Kong Council of Social Service|
http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1461195/1400-homeless-hong-kong-double-government-estimate-study . South China Morning Post, Monday, 31 March, 2014