In today’s Hong Kong, a significant proportion of couples voluntarily choose to be child-free and live the DINK (double income, no kids) lifestyle. Illustration: Ingo Fast

Hong Kong should make the best of being a low-fertility society

Paul Yip says high costs and changing social norms will keep Hong Kong stuck in a low fertility trap. Instead of focusing on trying to raise fertility rates, the city should also improve health, skills and education to meet the challenge

Topic |   Ageing society

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In today’s Hong Kong, a significant proportion of couples voluntarily choose to be child-free and live the DINK (double income, no kids) lifestyle. Illustration: Ingo Fast
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