Population in modern China

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Human Relations Area Files , New Haven, Conn
China -- Population, China -- Statistics,
Statementby Ta Chen
SeriesHuman relations area files. AF1, China -- 5, Human relations area files -- 5
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL15133354M

Student~ interested in world populations and demography inevitably need to know China. As the most populous country of the world, China occupies a unique position in the world population system. How its population is shaped by the intricate interplays among factors such as its political ideology.

China could no longer afford to rely on imprecise census or survey information for population-related studies and policy planning, nor to remaining closed to the outside world. Both the gathering of more precise information and access to such information have dramatically increased in the s.

Student~ interested in world populations and demography inevitably need to know China. As the most populous country of the world, China occupies a unique position in the world population system. How its population is shaped by the intricate interplays among factors such as its political ideology and institutions, economic reality, government policies, sociocultural traditions, and ethnic.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint of the ed. Population in modern China book by the University of Chicago Press, Chicago. Description: ix, pages 24 cm. China: Population Growth of the World's Largest Country. Brimming with sociological imagination, Riley’s book brings population to life and makes us see why it is so vital to an understanding of China today." Susan Greenhalgh, Harvard University "This compact monograph offers an intelligent and readable overview of China’s modern demography." Population and Development ReviewCited by: 1.

Genre/Form: Vital statistics Statistics, Population in modern China book Additional Physical Format: Online version: Chen, Da, Population in modern China.

Chicago, Ill., University of. China’s giant project in social engineering has drawn worldwide attention, both because of its coercive enforcement of strict birth limits, and because of the striking changes that have occurred in China’s population: one of the fastest fertility declines in modern history and a gender gap among infants that is the highest in the by: The demographics of China demonstrate a large population with a relatively small youth component, partially a result of China's one-child 's population reached 1 billion in As of NovemberChina's population stands at billion, the largest of any country in the ing to the census, % of the population was Han Chinese, and % were rate: % ( est.) (th).

China: A New Cultural History (Columbia UP; ) pp. stress on China's encounters with successive waves of globalization. Hsü, Immanuel Chung-yueh. The Rise of Modern China, 6th ed. (Oxford UP, ).

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Detailed coverage of –, in pp.; stress on diplomacy and politics. Keay, John. China: A History (), pp, popular. The Population of Modern China by Dudley L. Poston,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

Table 1, which traces China’s population over the last two millennia, is based on these census and registration counts, adjusted when necessary [1]. A striking feature of China’s demographic history is that the population apparently fluctuated between 37 and 60 million for a Cited by: 5.

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Uploaded by stationcebu on January 1, SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: Census, an enumeration of people, houses, firms, or other important items in a country or region at a particular time.

Used alone, the term usually refers to a population census, but many countries take censuses of manufacturing or agriculture. Learn more about the history and significance of. Mao Zedong (/ ˈ m aʊ (d) z ə ˈ d ʊ ŋ /; Decem – September 9, ), also known as Chairman Mao, was a Chinese communist revolutionary who became the founding father of the People's Republic of China (PRC), which he ruled as the chairman of the Communist Party of China from its establishment in until his death in Ideologically a Marxist–Leninist, his theories Cause of death: Heart attack.

A good overview (or introduction) on modern China's history, social, economics and cultures. Of course, it's not an easy task to write about a country as big as china, with years of history. This book will give you a big picture on China struggling with modernity, although there's only so much lost in /5.

Her short stories provide a glimpse into a China on the cusp of modernization. “Chang’s stories are about men and women, especially women, who have no choice but to navigate the treacherous passage from the world of traditional China to the freedoms, ambitions, and dangers of modern life,” the New York Review of Books wrote.

“Most of the population of modern China — one-fifth of all the people living today — owes its genetic origins to Africa.” is recorded in the book of the Official of the Liang Dynasty Author: Runoko Rashidi.

With a population estimated at billion people as ofChina clearly ranks as the world's most populous country.

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With the world's population approximately billion, China represents 20% of the people on Earth. Policies the government has implemented over the years may well result in China losing that top ranking in the near : Matt Rosenberg.

Inthe population of China was million. Inthat figure more than doubled to billion. SinceChinese laws have required two-thirds of all families to have no more than one child, according to the Brookings Institute. The Chinese population is expected to peak at billion by and then decline.

This decline will be. Total Retail Sales of Consumer Goods. Wholesale and Retail Trades. Hotels and Catering Services. Financial Intermediation.

Science and Technology. Physical Education. Public Management, Social Security and Others. Mo:, Qr:A,B. OT:,last Hint:To show the legend fully, the number of selected indicators should. Modern Population Growth In the late 20th cent., a major population difference arose in the comparative growth rates of the developed (%) and developing (%) nations.

Africa's annual growth rate is now about %, compared to % for Asia, % in Latin America, and % in Europe. China is aging at a rate that few countries have matched historically.

While it will take China 20 years for the proportion of the elderly population to double from 10 to 20 percent (), this process took 23 years in Japan (), 61 years in Germany (), and 64 years in is the oldest country in the world, and has aged more quickly than most other nations. He has published widely on modern China, including Floating Population and Migration in China: The Impact of Economic Reforms (Hamburg: ) and the documentary collection The Evolution of Regional Birth Planning Norms in China (for the Journal.

The People’s Republic of China is is the world’s most populous country. According to UN World Population ProspectsChina’s population is billion. According to the census, % of the population was Han Chinese, and % were ethnic minorities.

China’s population growth rate today is only %, ranking th in the. Once again, numbers tell the story best: By the end of the century, China’s population is projected to dip below 1 billion for the first time since At the same time, America’s population.

The rise of the Chinese population in the United States is astounding, year upon year hundreds of thousands of the Chinese population relocate to the United States.

In the Chinese-American population was measured as 3, which is over 1% of the entire population of the US. In some west coast cities such. Jack Goldstone’s Revolution and Rebellion in the Early Modern World is as worthy of study and emulation today as it was 25 years ago.

The book demonstrates clearly how outstanding works of comparative-historical analysis generate stable findings that hold up over the years. A stunning breakthrough in becomes a timeless classic in China's first modern census in revealed a population of , a number that has more than doubled in less than 50 years to 1, people in One way to emphasize the magnitude of this recent surge is to realize that China's population increased between and the present by more than , a number that nearly.

A population is the number of living people that live together in the same place. A city's population is the number of people living in that city. These people are called inhabitants or population includes all individuals that live in that certain world population was estimated to have reached billion in April.

• Urban Population: approximately million (), Total Population: approximately million () As one of the most prosperous trade and business cities in China, Guangzhou is a symbol of China’s trade and economy power.

It is the largest and most important gateway in south China, with total population of million().Population historians estimate that large clusters of sedentary agriculturalists inhab­ited the Indus Valley in India and the northern river plains of China five to seven thousand years ago.

In 2 A.D. China perhaps contained 60 to 75 million peo­ple, a population that exceeded that of the entire Roman Empire.Update to date information about population of China in Population of China: today, historical, and projected population, growth rate, immigration, median age.