A couple leave their home in November after they were required to move out in a safety campaign following a fire in the south of Beijing that claimed 19 lives. Photo: Reuters

Beijing’s population drops for first time since 2000 as migrants are driven out

Statistics bureau says megacities are ‘less attractive’ for migrant workers

Topic |   China's population

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A couple leave their home in November after they were required to move out in a safety campaign following a fire in the south of Beijing that claimed 19 lives. Photo: Reuters
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