New PDF release: Analysing China's Population: Social Change in a New

By Isabelle Attané, Baochang Gu

ISBN-10: 940178986X

ISBN-13: 9789401789868

ISBN-10: 9401789878

ISBN-13: 9789401789875

Based on China’s lately published 2010 inhabitants census info, this edited quantity analyses the latest demographic developments in China, within the context of important social and monetary upheavals. The editor and the specialist participants describe the most gains of China’s demography, and concentrate on the main points of this most up-to-date section of its demographic transition.

The publication explores such impressive features of China’s demography because the altering age and intercourse inhabitants constitution; fresh traits in marriage and divorce; fertility tendencies with a spotlight on intercourse imbalance at beginning; the demography of the ethnic minorities and up to date mortality developments by means of sex.

Analysing China's inhabitants: Social swap in a brand new Demographic period examines and assesses the influence of alterations that during the arrival a long time can be an important for people, and the bigger society and financial system of the nation.

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Guo, Z. , & Hayford, S. R. (2009). China’s below-replacement fertility: Recent trends and future prospects. Population and Development Review, 35(3), 605–629. NBS. (1990–2010, annual). National Bureau of Statistics, Department of Population and Employment Statistics. Zhongguo renkou he jiuye tongji nianjian 1990–2010 (China population and employment statistics yearbook). Beijing: Zhongguo tongji chubanshe. NBS. (2007a). National Bureau of Statistics, Department of Population and Employment Statistics.

As a consequence, the contraceptive prevalence rate has reached exceptionally high levels, even higher than those observed in the most developed countries. In 1982, 70 % of married women of reproductive age were using contraception, and this proportion reached almost 90 % in 2008. In theory, almost all existing contraception methods are available to Chinese couples. In practice, however, the intra-uterine device (IUD) (qigong nei jieyu) and female sterilization by tubal ligation (shuluanguan jieza), which are provided or performed free of charge in family planning centres or in hospitals after delivery, are overwhelmingly used.

Platte, E. (1988). Divorce trends and patterns in China: Past and present. Pacific Affairs, 61, 428– 445. Wang, Z. (2010). Jiehun nianling zhi zhiyue xing tiaojian yanjiu-pingjun chuhun nianling weisheme tuichile? (Study on marriage: Why is the average age at first marriage postponed? Xibei Renkou, 31, 37–41. 018. , & Zhou, Q. (2010). China’s divorce and remarriage rates: Trends and regional disparities. Journal of Divorce and Remarriage, 51, 257–267. pdf. Accessed 4 Dec 2013. , & Cheng, G. (2001).

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