News Life and Health24 Nov 2021

China:Birth rate falls below 1% in 2020, the lowest in 43 years

| 24 Nov 2021

The birth rate in China in 2020 stood at 8.52 per thousand people, representing a new low since 1978, according to the recently published China Statistical Yearbook 2020 compiled by the National Bureau of Statistics. In addition, the rate of natural increase-the difference between the birthrate and the death rate-dropped to 1.45 per thousand, also the lowest rate in 43 years, the yearbook said.

Archived articles are available to Magazine subscribers only.

If you are already a subscriber

OR sign-up for a trial access here

For Full Access to the magazine SUBSCRIBE here.

Note that your comment may be edited or removed in the future, and that your comment may appear alongside the original article on websites other than this one.

 
Error : Object reference not set to an instance of an object.

Recent Comments
Other News

Follow Asia Insurance Review