Tuesday, February 13, 2018

"about four-fifths of Chinese couples say financial pressures are stopping them from having a second child"

That’s particularly true in China’s cities, where 14.3 percent of total household expenditure goes to children’s education, according to a study published by Peking University last year. Factor in soaring apartment prices, and it’s not altogether surprising that fertility rates in such places as Beijing and Shanghai have dipped below one, probably the lowest in the world
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