First Population Decline in Recent Years: China’s Birth Rate Continues to Fall

First Population Decline in Recent Years: China’s Birth Rate Continues to Fall

China has officially announced its first overall population decline in recent years, as reported by the National Bureau of Statistics. The country had 850,000 fewer people at the end of 2022 than over the previous year, leaving a total population of 1.411.75 billion. The bureau reported that there were 9.56 million births against 10.41 million…