Chinese reluctant to have children as China reports first population fall in 61 years

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Chinese reluctant to have children as China reports first population fall in 61 years

China population: new births to fall to a third of India’s by 2050 without ‘powerful fertility support’

  • As China’s workforce continues to shrink, labour costs will keep rising and some manufacturing industries will look to offshore, demographers say
  • By 2050, the median age in China will be 50, while it will be 42.3 years old in the United States and 37.5 in India, says YuWa Population Research Institute

Chinese reluctant to have children as China reports first population fall in 61 years

02:14

Chinese reluctant to have children as China reports first population fall in 61 years

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