Demand for child care and preschool services in Hong Kong are expected to drop. Photo: Shutterstock Demand for child care and preschool services in Hong Kong are expected to drop. Photo: Shutterstock
Demand for child care and preschool services in Hong Kong are expected to drop. Photo: Shutterstock
Ageing society

Hong Kong could face shortage in number of graduates entering job market in years ahead, warns labour minister, after birth rates drop 13 per cent

  • Number of newborns in city down from 61,290 in 2014 to 53,168 in 2019
  • Secretary for Labour and Welfare Law Chi-kwong says decline could present major challenges in years ahead

Topic |   Ageing society
Demand for child care and preschool services in Hong Kong are expected to drop. Photo: Shutterstock Demand for child care and preschool services in Hong Kong are expected to drop. Photo: Shutterstock
Demand for child care and preschool services in Hong Kong are expected to drop. Photo: Shutterstock
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