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By Isabelle Attané, Baochang Gu

Based on China’s lately published 2010 inhabitants census facts, this edited quantity analyses the newest demographic developments in China, within the context of important social and financial upheavals. The editor and the professional participants describe the most positive factors of China’s demography, and concentrate on the main points of this most modern part of its demographic transition.

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

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

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Htm. Accessed 4 Dec 2013. PCO. (2002). Zhongguo 2000 nian renkou pucha ziliao (Tabulation on the 2000 population census of the People’s Republic of China). Beijing: China Statistics Press. PCO. (2012) Zhongguo 2010 nian renkou pucha ziliao (Tabulation on the 2010 population census of the People’s Republic of China). Beijing: China Statistics Press. Pimentel, E. E. (2000). Just how do I love thee? Marital relations in Urban China. Journal of Marriage and the Family, 62, 32–47. Platte, E. (1988).

In this chapter, the data for “urban areas” are the weighted average of the values for cities and towns. 2 3 Changing Patterns of Marriage and Divorce in Today’s China 41 between men and women and between urban and rural areas therefore gradually widened, especially from around 1998. 5 years in both urban and rural areas in 1990, it increased by 6 months, to reach around 2 years in 2010. 6 years respectively, indicating that marriage behaviours are changing everywhere, but faster in urban than in rural areas.

Beijing: Zhongguo renkou chubanshe. , & Guo, Z. (2010). China’s below replacement fertility: A further exploration. Canadian Studies in Population, 37(3–4), 525–562. , & Gu, B. (2009). Below-replacement fertility and childbearing intention in Jiangsu province, China. Asian Population Studies, 5(3), 329–347. Zhu, Q. (2012). 2000–2010 Nian zhongguo shengyu shuiping tuisuan—jiyu “liu pu” shuju de chubu yanjiu (Estimation of fertility level in China in 2000–2010: A preliminary study based on the 2010 Population Census Data).

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