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Demographics: China’s population growing at slowest rate in generations

 in Taipei and Tue 11 May 2021 04.46 BST THE GUARDIAN UK.
Census data reveals demographic timebomb, adding pressure on Beijing to boost incentives for couples to have more children and avert an irreversible decline.
China has reported the slowest population growth since the early 1960s, despite scrapping the one-child policy in 2015 to encourage more births and stave off a looming demographic crisis.

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