Beijing has reformed its tough birth policies in recent years, which for years prevented families from having more than one child
The Government of China announced this Monday that it will allow couples to have up to three children, in a change from its harsh birth policies that aims to “respond to the aging of the population” in the Asian giant. The decision has been adopted by the Political Committee of the Communist Party of China [CPC], which has stressed that the objectives include “improving the population structure” and “preserving the advantages in human resources in the country,” as reported by the agency. china Xinhua news. Thus, he stressed that “policies on births will be improved” and has stressed that “a policy will be introduced that allows couples to have three children, along with support measures.” The CCP has also advocated for postponing the retirement date.
The National Bureau of Statistics of China has indicated that during 2020 twelve million people were born, a decrease compared to the 14.6 million in 2019, with a decrease to 1.3 children per woman, as the newspaper has collected ‘ The South China Morning Post ‘. The Chinese authorities have reformed their tough birth policies in recent years, which for years prevented families from having more than one child. Thus, in 2016 it authorized couples to have a second child.
China, Birth rate