Population decline in China raises concerns of economic implications

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Population decline in China raises concerns of economic implications

China population: which 13 provinces officially shrank in 2021?

  • China’s population grew by just 480,000 to 1.4126 billion last year, and demographers say a national decline appears inevitable as birth rate falls and people live longer
  • Demographic crisis is threatening to hurt the supply and demand sides of China’s economy, prompting a scramble among authorities to promote births

Population decline in China raises concerns of economic implications

02:07

Population decline in China raises concerns of economic implications

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