China’s central bank has recommended the country’s birth controls  be scrapped in a new report. Photo: Xinhua China’s central bank has recommended the country’s birth controls  be scrapped in a new report. Photo: Xinhua
China’s central bank has recommended the country’s birth controls be scrapped in a new report. Photo: Xinhua

China population: birth control policies should be scrapped to retain economic edge over US, says central bank

  • The People’s Bank of China has recommended Beijing completely abandon birth control policies or lose its economic edge over the United States
  • Under current scenarios, China’s population could lose 32 million between 2019 and 2050, whereas the US will add 50 million, the central bank says

Topic |   China's population
China’s central bank has recommended the country’s birth controls  be scrapped in a new report. Photo: Xinhua China’s central bank has recommended the country’s birth controls  be scrapped in a new report. Photo: Xinhua
China’s central bank has recommended the country’s birth controls be scrapped in a new report. Photo: Xinhua
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