A Chinese baby in the arms of his father at a furniture store in Beijing. Photo: AFPA Chinese baby in the arms of his father at a furniture store in Beijing. Photo: AFP
A Chinese baby in the arms of his father at a furniture store in Beijing. Photo: AFP

China's workforce shrinks by nearly 4 million amid greying population

Changing demographics help keep unemployment at bay, but erodes nation's competitiveness

Topic |   China economy
A Chinese baby in the arms of his father at a furniture store in Beijing. Photo: AFPA Chinese baby in the arms of his father at a furniture store in Beijing. Photo: AFP
A Chinese baby in the arms of his father at a furniture store in Beijing. Photo: AFP
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