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Tiny living spaces

A man climbs up his "cubicle" home, one of the 19 24-square feet units inside a 600 square foot residential apartment complex in Hong Kong September 16, 2009. The Hong Kong government estimates that about 100,000 people live in similar "cubicle" units, which cost an average monthly rental rate of $150, in one of the world's largest financial hubs, according to the Society for Community Organization, an NGO which helps those in need.

Tiny living spaces

A peek inside cramped and crowded homes.