Focus topics

Henan reports more deaths than births

The population of China’s Henan province is aging at a rapid pace. For the first time in 60 years, more deaths than births have been recorded, South China Morning Post reported Wednesday, citing provincial government data. Henan has a population of 99.4 million and was considered China’s most populous province until the 2010 census. Today, Henan ranks third after Guangdong and Shandong.

Continue reading now

… and get free access to this Professional Briefing for a month.

Are you already a guest at the China.Table? Log in now


    Vice-Premier Ding promises good business
    Volvo builds new model in China
    Taiwan’s chip manufacturers hit by drought
    Beijing defends itself against US accusations concerning TikTok