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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.
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Census data reveals demographic timebomb, adding pressure on Beijing to boost incentives for couples to have more children and avert an irreversible decline.
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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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