Women enter a priority carriage at a subway station in Guangzhou. The dedicated compartments were introduced on June 28, but a study has questioned their value. Photo: Xinhua

Why are ‘women priority’ carriages on China’s subway being overrun by men?

Scheme to provide dedicated spaces on Shenzhen metro during rush hour periods fails to deliver desired results as men outnumber women by two to one

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Women enter a priority carriage at a subway station in Guangzhou. The dedicated compartments were introduced on June 28, but a study has questioned their value. Photo: Xinhua
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