China’s Economic Slump Bodes Ill for Birth Numbers

by | Sep 4, 2022 | Business

Listen to article(1 minute)Economic malaise and the impact of Covid-19 restrictions are causing some young Chinese to postpone plans to get married or have children, running counter to Beijing’s efforts to lift births.Some demographers now see 2022 as the year that China’s population starts to shrink, partly as a result of growing uncertainty among the young about how to earn a living.

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