There are an estimated 61 million left-behind children in Guizhou. Photo: AFP There are an estimated 61 million left-behind children in Guizhou. Photo: AFP
There are an estimated 61 million left-behind children in Guizhou. Photo: AFP

Big trouble in rural China: Data reveals greater the wealth gap the higher the crime rate, and Hong Kong is feeling the effects

An ageing population and the lack of a social safety net are driving some from poorer provinces to break the law, including in HK

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There are an estimated 61 million left-behind children in Guizhou. Photo: AFP There are an estimated 61 million left-behind children in Guizhou. Photo: AFP
There are an estimated 61 million left-behind children in Guizhou. Photo: AFP
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